D.C. protesters continue to march despite severe weather

Thunderstorms couldn’t keep protesters in downtown Washington, D.C., from protesting on June 4. Overall, the day’s protests have been peaceful, and the mood festive, around parts of downtown Washington. D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) lifted the curfew after a sixth night of demonstrations ended with zero arrests and no police injuries or damage to … Read more D.C. protesters continue to march despite severe weather

Manchester United: Odion Ighalo’s tennis ball drill that inspired goal vs Linz

Odion Ighalo sealed his loan extension at Manchester United today, four months after sneaking around hiring leisure centres for personal training sessions while his team-mates headed to Spain. United’s surprise deadline-day signing had an inauspicious start at Old Trafford as he was blocked from warm-weather training in Marbella, having arrived from China following the outbreak … Read more Manchester United: Odion Ighalo’s tennis ball drill that inspired goal vs Linz

Watch: Nasa and SpaceX lift-off – BBC News

Two Nasa astronauts have launched into orbit on a rocket and capsule system provided by Elon Musk’s company SpaceX. Doug Hurley’s and Bob Behnken’s Dragon capsule left Earth atop its Falcon-9 rocket exactly on time, after the first attempt three days earlier had to be aborted because of weather conditions. They are heading for the … Read more Watch: Nasa and SpaceX lift-off – BBC News

LIVE: SpaceX Attempts Falcon 9 Rocket Launch of Dragon 2 With NASA Astronauts

(May 30) Elon Musk’s SpaceX will try again Saturday to launch astronauts into orbit after a NASA mission on May 27 was scrubbed because of bad weather. The voyage to the International Space Station — scheduled for 3:22 p.m. — will be the first launch of American astronauts from U.S. soil since 2011. It’s also … Read more LIVE: SpaceX Attempts Falcon 9 Rocket Launch of Dragon 2 With NASA Astronauts

WATCH LIVE: NASA and SpaceX Crew Dragon launch 2020

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon is scheduled to take its first test flight to the International Space Station with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken on board. The original May 27 launch date was scrubbed due to inclement weather. The Washington Post’s Libby Casey anchors the broadcast with space industry reporter Christian Davenport and will include … Read more WATCH LIVE: NASA and SpaceX Crew Dragon launch 2020

“Dangerous moment” as senior scientists warn lockdown is being eased too quickly – BBC News

The UK is “at a dangerous moment” according to England’s deputy chief medical officer, who urged people not to abuse the new more relaxed lockdown restrictions. Professor Van Tam reminded people of how rapidly the disease can spread throughout the population. People are being tempted out by the warm weather and there’s evidence that large … Read more “Dangerous moment” as senior scientists warn lockdown is being eased too quickly – BBC News

NASA Administrator Explains Weather Mishap Ahead of Second Try for Historic SpaceX Launch

SpaceX pressed ahead with its second attempt to launch astronauts for NASA — a historic first for a private company — but more stormy weather threatened more delays. Elon Musk’s company came within 17 minutes Wednesday of launching a pair of NASA astronauts for the first time in nearly a decade from the U.S., before … Read more NASA Administrator Explains Weather Mishap Ahead of Second Try for Historic SpaceX Launch

Coronavirus Latest: NYC Could Reopen in Two Weeks; Trump to Announce New China Policies

This week in Covid-19 news (5/29): • The truth about antibody testing • Here’s what your toilet flush reveals about Covid-19 • How Japan may have beat the virus without lockdowns • How one restaurant’s collapse set off a 2,000 mile supply-chain reaction • Warmer weather sparks optimism in the U.S. economy Catch up on … Read more Coronavirus Latest: NYC Could Reopen in Two Weeks; Trump to Announce New China Policies

WATCH: NASA holds briefing ahead of crewed SpaceX launch

Space officials Wednesday postponed the launch of a crewed SpaceX rocket en route to the International Space Station because of problematic weather around Kennedy Space Center in Merritt Island, Fla., and a tropical storm brewing off the coast of the Carolinas. Read more: https://wapo.st/3gDwiO2. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal … Read more WATCH: NASA holds briefing ahead of crewed SpaceX launch

Tick, tick, tick bait | Media Bites

60 Minutes misleads its audience with a stunt promo featuring FM radio host Kyle Sandilands. Plus, AFP drop Annika Smethurst’s case. Trump spreads a killer conspiracy while Twitter fact check his tweets. And ABC weather woes. #MediaBites #MediaWatch Bite-sized media criticism for a mid-week Media Watch fix. Paul Barry offers a lighter take each Thursday … Read more Tick, tick, tick bait | Media Bites

Nasa and SpaceX reschedule Crew Dragon spacecraft launch due to bad weather

Bad weather in Cape Canarven, Florida forced Nasa and Elon Musk’s SpaceX to call off their historic space launch on Wednesday, just 17 minutes before take off. For more on how the weather scuppered historic plans, click here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2020/05/27/spacex-nasa-launch-crew-dragon-spacecraft-live-updates2/ Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling … Read more Nasa and SpaceX reschedule Crew Dragon spacecraft launch due to bad weather

NASA and SpaceX postpones launch to International Space Station due to weather | ABC News

NASA’s first chance at launching American astronauts into space from US soil in nine years has been postponed due to the threat of the launch triggering lightning strikes. The launch would have seen the bullet-shaped Dragon capsule lift off from the same site as the Apollo moon missions decades ago. The capsule was sitting atop … Read more NASA and SpaceX postpones launch to International Space Station due to weather | ABC News

SpaceX, NASA delay first US space launch in nine years over bad weather

SpaceX’s landmark launch to the International Space Station — the first crewed mission to blast off from US soil in almost a decade — was scrubbed Wednesday due to bad weather. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our … Read more SpaceX, NASA delay first US space launch in nine years over bad weather