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Sonic boom makes headlines

According to our CBS sister station in New York, sonic booms were heard and felt earlier today across southern New Jersey and on Long Island.  Some thought the loud sounds and associated shaking were from an earthquake.  However, the United States Geological Survey, which meaures earthquake activity, had no evidence of an earthquake occurring. This matter got cleared up after the Pentagon confirmed sonic booms occurred as a result of routine test flights conducted by Naval Test Wing Atlantic.  Read the full story here.