| May 9, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Since I blogged about this one, I’m updating readers today. SpaceX had planned a Saturday morning launch at Cape Canaveral this weekend, which I thought would be ideal to watch.
But the launch has been postponed until later this month, according...
| May 11, 2014
| 12:13 PM
NBC presented its 2014-15 prime-time lineup Sunday, introducing three new comedies and three new dramas.
The fall schedule also moves crime drama "The Blacklist" to Thursday nights in February. In total, NBC picked up five new dramas, seven new comedies,...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Not since John Barbose coached the local high school football team to a state record-tying 31 straight wins from 1952 to '55 has an event so stoked the imagination, excitement and pride of this rural working-class town in South Jersey.
Some 6,000 to 7,...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Like its updated Legacy sedan counterpart, the 2015 Subaru Outback redesign stays true to its roots with an understated exterior styling update, better estimated gas mileage, and new drivetrain, entertainment and safety technology. The Outback straddles...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Elon Musk, founder and chief executive of Hawthorne rocket maker SpaceX, hastily called a news conference Friday in Washington, D.C., where he outlined an array of matters confronting his upstart company.
A cryptic email was sent to media around 9 p.m....
| May 5, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Does your preschooler yearn for outer space? The Virginia Air & Space Center can help with that.
This summer, the center in downtown Hampton will launch a new permanent exhibit called Space Racers: Adventures in Space Exploration, designed for kids ages...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 10:29 AM
SpaceX, the upstart rocket manufacturer, plans on launching a cargo mission to the International Space Station despite a computer glitch that threatened to delay the mission.
The Hawthorne company will go ahead with its 1:58 p.m. PT blast off from...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Hawthorne rocket maker SpaceX said its planned launch to the International Space Station has been delayed because of a helium leak on its Falcon 9 rocket.
The company said it plans to fix the leak and prepare for the next launch opportunity on Friday,...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:48 AM
For years, Silks was a mysterious eyesore in Canton.
In 2009, Midnight Sun contributor Evan Siple painted an unusual picture of a previous visit. While Silks appeared to be a sports bar from the exterior, the inside was an “extension of the owner'...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Aereo markets itself with the simple motto, "Watch Live TV Online."
The technology is new; the concept, not so much.
The mantra for the digital age has been to give consumers what they want, anywhere and anytime they want it.
But when it comes to...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
BEIJING — In June 2012, China reveled in a major scientific achievement: The nation's first manned deep-sea submersible, the Jiaolong, had dived more than 4.3 miles into the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean. The feat, state-run media said, put...