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Mark Kelly begins training for space mission

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HOUSTON, Texas (WKOW)-- Astronaut Mark Kelly resumed training at Johnson Space Center in Houston. He will command the Space Shuttle Endeavor in its final mission.

Kelly, the husband of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, has been on leave since Giffords was shot last month. He said the rapid recovery of his wife encouraged his decision to return to space.

Endeavor is set to lift off April 19.

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