Russian launches to space from US, 1st time in 20 years
“I hope with this launch we will brighten up the skies over Florida a little bit for everyone,” said the Japan Space Agency’s Koichi Wakata, who is making his fifth spaceflight. Joining him on a five-month mission are three new to space: Marine Col. Nicole Mann, the first Native American woman to orbit Earth; Navy Capt. Josh Cassada and Russia’s lone female cosmonaut, Anna Kikina.news.yahoo.com
Adele concert proposal "definitely a dream," bride-to-be says in "CBS Mornings" interview
Quentin Brunson proposed to his girlfriend of seven years, Ashleigh Mann, in an emotional scene during the concert in Los Angeles' Griffith Park, popping the question in front of cameras and a star-studded audience.cbsnews.com
A Philly museum kept the bones of a Black child killed in a police bombing. Decades later, it’s apologizing.
The bones of a victim in Philadelphia's 1985 MOVE bombing were shelved away for decades, shuttled between academics at Ivy League schools and used in videos for an online college course.washingtonpost.com
Ferrum Panthers carrying strong leadership into 2019 season
FERRUM, Va.- - The Ferrum College Panthers are looking to make a statement in 2019 in year four for head coach Rob Grande. Last season, the team had a 5-5 finish, but this year has more emphasis on the pass game and strong leadership on all fronts. "Obviously we've been more run the last couple years with Brian (Mann) back there," quarterback Zack Clifford said. "We've been able to run it when people know we're going to run it," Grande said. The Panthers will open their season on the road at Greensboro on Sept. 14.