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NM governor signs space travel liability bill

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Gov. Susana Martinez on Tuesday signed into law liability-waiving legislation aimed at saving the state's nearly quarter-billion-dollar investment in a futuristic spaceport and retaining its anchor tenant, British billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic. The new law exempts spacecraft parts suppliers from liability lawsuits by passengers. Lawmakers had...