European Vega rocket suffers major launch failure, satellites for Spain and France Lost

An Arianespace Vega rocket suffered a major failure shortly after launch on Monday (Nov. 16), leading to loss of satellites for Spain and France. The four-stage Vega rocket lifted off from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana at 8:52 p.m. EST (0152 Nov. 17 GMT) and appeared to fly smoothly during the early mission phases. But […]

New York Real Estate Billionaire Sheldon Solow Dies At 92

New York real estate mogul Sheldon Solow died on Tuesday in New York at age 92. In a career spanning more than half a century, the Brooklyn-born developer built an empire of gleaming skyscrapers spanning millions of square feet across Manhattan. His death was reportedly caused by lymphoma. Solow was one of the richest residents of New York City, […]

A vote to certify election results fails in a Michigan county, a rare victory for Trump.

DETROIT — Republicans in Michigan’s most populous county on Tuesday declined to certify the election results from the heavily Democratic area around Detroit, a move that may prove to be temporary but that raised alarms among Democrats and elections experts as President Trump keeps up his assault on the nation’s elections system. The Wayne County Board […]

Trump fires Christopher Krebs, whose Agency disputed President’s false claims of Election Fraud

President Trump fired Christopher Krebs on Tuesday night, retaliating against his administration’s most senior official responsible for securing the presidential election. Mr. Krebs, who has systematically disputed Mr. Trump’s baseless declarations in recent days that the presidency was stolen from him through fraudulent ballots and mysterious software glitches that changed millions of votes, had worked […]