Soyuz Spacecraft Lands in Kazakhstan KOROLYOV — Russia's Soyuz TMA-08M spacecraft with two Russian cosmonauts and one NASA astronaut on board landed safely in Kazakhstan on Wednesday. The undocking from the International Space Station took place as scheduled, in an automated regime ... 09/10/2013 - 7:20 pm | View Link
Touchdown! Soyuz Spacecraft Lands Safely with Russian-US Crew "Looks like you guys just fixed the station," astronaut Jack Fischer told the station crew that day from Mission Control at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston. "It's been like living on the set of Apollo 13 the past few days. NASA does impossible ... 09/16/2012 - 7:25 pm | View Link
Touchdown! Soyuz Spacecraft Lands Safely with Russian-US Crew Russian cosmonaut Gennady Padalka (center), Expedition 32 commander; along with NASA astronaut Joe Acaba (left) and Russian cosmonaut Sergei Revin, both flight engineers, attired in Russian Sokol launch and entry suits, conduct a standard ... 09/15/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Soyuz spacecraft lands safely in Kazakhstan A Soyuz space capsule carrying a three-man multinational crew touched down safely Sunday on the southern steppes of Kazakhstan, bringing an end to their 193-day mission to the International Space Station. ALMATY, Kazakhstan — A Soyuz space capsule ... 07/1/2012 - 5:26 am | View Link
Soyuz spacecraft lands safely in Kazakhstan Support and medical personnel carry Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia, foreground, and Flight Engineers Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency, center, and Don Pettit of NASA, background, to the medical tent shortly after they landed in ... 07/1/2012 - 3:16 am | View Link
Chancellor Angela Merkel is seeking her conservative party's support for a new German government alliance with its center-left rivals and pointing to continuity in Berlin's hard-nosed approach to Europe's debt crisis.
Merkel appealed to a party conference Monday to back the resulting agreement, which features some center-left demands such as a national minimum wage and making it easier for some people to retire early.
Tommy's class had been studying the 16th president in school, his mother explained, so she and her son spent their weekends visiting various Lincoln sites, including Bryant Cottage.
Five years ago, the home where Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas are said to have planned their famous debates more than 150 years ago was one of 13 Illinois historic sites Blagojevich planned to close because of a $2 billion state budget shortfall.
 following a groundswell of support for the Bement site — including letters of support from local government officials and Lincoln enthusiasts alike — state officials reversed the decision.
Two sites — Bryant Cottage and the David Davis Mansion — were spared only after a group of area citizens vowed to provide extra volunteer labor, including giving school tours.
 more than 31,000 people have toured the historic cottage, according to Ayers.
Bryant Cottage was built in 1856 by Francis E.
A fast-moving storm in Vermont is leaving some slick roads and a few school closings.
A winter weather advisory is in effect for most of the region through Monday afternoon; snow will be mixing with sleet and rain.
Accumulations are ranging from a dusting to up to 4 inches.
Moon rocks, meteorites and other materials collected during NASA's Apollo missions will be on loan for display at Gaudet Middle School's Krupowicz Planetarium in Middletown.
Superintendent Rosemarie K. Kraeger tells The Newport Daily News (http://bit.ly/IX5CGL ) that the display will offer visitors from around the state the chance to see space materials and raise the profile of the planetarium, the only one of its kind at a public school in Rhode Island.
A Weirton man is in custody after police investigating a robbery found a woman's body in his home.
Weirton police tell media outlets that 47-year-old Leslee Craig Arnold was arrested Sunday at a residence in Steubenville, Ohio.
Police say a man who took money from a Tennessee pharmacy allowed customers to step in front of him at the cash register during the robbery.
The Knoxville News Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1gSazN7 ) reports the suspect entered a Walgreens late Sunday night in North Knoxville and demanded money.