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NASA launches suborbital rocket from Va. facility

ATLANTIC, Va. (AP) - NASA has launched a suborbital rocket from its Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia's Eastern Shore.

The space agency says the Terrier-Lynx suborbital rocket was launched for the Department of Defense on Monday morning.

The launch originally was scheduled for Friday morning but NASA postponed it because of weather concerns.

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