Summary The crash of the vehicle, undergoing its first powered test flight since January over the Mojave Desert, 95 miles (150 km) north of Los Angeles, came days after another commercial space company, Orbital Sciences Inc, lost a rocket in an explosion in Virginia moments after liftoff.
Summary The Cubs offered Renteria a chance to stay in the organization, which he rejected. "Last Thursday, we learned that Joe Maddon - who may be as well suited as anyone in the industry to manage the challenges that lie ahead of us - had become a free agent,'' Epstein explains. " We confirmed the news with Major League Baseball, and it became public knowledge the next day. "We saw it as a unique opportunity and faced a clear dilemma: be loyal to Rick or be loyal to the organization.
Summary And of course everything about Joe Horse Capture - his distinguished ponytail, his glasses, his intellect, his name - was authentic. For all the polling done on the name issue the past two years, the one result that still stands out more than any to me is the 53 percent of the team's fans who acknowledged in The Post's June 2013 poll that, yes, they understand the name they love and want to keep is an inappropriate term for Native Americans - but they will keep on saying it and singing the fight song anyway.
Summary Just when you think that things could not get any worse for the New York Jets, the defensive secondary suffers another setback. The only potential bright spot is the fact that the Kansas City Chiefs have struggled to pass the football ranking 30th in yards.
Summary Gas prices are hitting record lows, and chances are they will stay that way through the winter, analysts said Friday. National average gasoline prices are lower -- following Ohio prices -- with the national average price of gas on target to drop by today to below $3.00 per gallon for the first time since Dec. 22, 2010.
Summary But the haul at a recent fundraiser for King, at the Hole N' the Wall Lodge in Akron, Iowa, was far less impressive. The event, held Oct. 25, was priced at $25 per person.