US company tests spacecraft in desert

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, California (AP) — A company developing a spaceship to take astronauts to the International Space Station has run the…

Today in History

Today is Friday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2013. There are 130 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 23, 1973, a ba…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Thursday, August 22, 2013. Scattered showers spread across the East on Thursday as two weather features…