SpaceX satellite launch lights up night sky, social media
09 October, 2018, 04:27 | Author: Dwayne Harmon
The twilight launch created a spectacular sight in the night sky for spectators in Southern California, who took to Twitter to share their wonderful photos.
In fact, according to Google trends, quite a lot of people in the tri-state area in California, New Mexico, and Arizona were concerned about ET making an appearance Sunday night.
But, no need to fear.
"Vandenberg, LZ-4, the Falcon has landed", a member of SpaceX's launch team reported. (SpaceX) achieved another milestone by successfully landing its first Falcon 9 rocket back at the California base after around 8 minutes of lift-off.
Later, SpaceX reported that the SAOCOM 1A radar satellite was placed in its proper pole-to-pole orbit.
After it separated from the second stage, the first stage of the Falcon 9 rocket arrested its forward movement, and began falling back toward Earth.
In a move that could cut its costs to launch space hardware even further, SpaceX landed a first-stage booster on a pad at California's Vandenberg Air Force Base on Sunday night. It was also the first West Coast landing of an orbital class rocket booster on land, SpaceX said.
Republicans emerged confident that the FBI investigation into the allegations unearthed no new corroborating details. Kavanaugh was due to be sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts at a private Supreme Court ceremony later Saturday.
If the exit polls are confirmed, he will face Fernando Haddad from the left-wing Workers' Party in the second round on 28 October. Some voters - particularly women - wore "Not Him" slogans to polling stations, declaring their fierce opposition to Bolsonaro.
Tampa Bay has about a 40 percent chance of tropical storm-force winds within the next five days, according to the Weather Service. Tropical storm winds extended out 170 miles (275 kilometers), primarily to the northeast and southeast of the storm's center.
The damage caused was worth an estimated 120 percent of GDP in Haiti, the poorest country in the western hemisphere. Impoverished Haiti, where many live in tenuous circumstances, is especially vulnerable to earthquakes .
Kavanaugh's nomination seals a conservative majority on the nine-seat high court, possibly for decades to come. Trump said the ceremony would be "very special" and a "big night". "It unleashed something inside me".
When you're not using the 10-inch touch screen for calls, it displays images from Facebook, such as a shared album you choose. This marks Facebook's first physical product aside from the Oculus virtual reality headset which Facebook acquired in 2014.
The tweet was widely viewed as a thinly-veiled threat to challenge Murkowski in her 2022 reelection campaign to the Senate. In an interview with the Washington Post , Trump said Murkowski will face political consequences for opposing Kavanaugh.
A Turkish official also said Saudi Arabia's envoy to Ankara had been summoned to the foreign ministry for a second time on Sunday. The Saudi crown prince downplayed any apparent rift with the U.S. leader and said relations between the two allies remain strong.
The result leaves City top going into the worldwide break, but only above rivals Liverpool and Chelsea on goal difference. Penalty aside, Virgil van Dijk was incredible and the rest of the defense is doing well as well.
Former Trump aide Hope Hicks to work at Fox company
A 22-year Fox News veteran and a loyal soldier to the late Roger Ailes , Shine had been with the organization since its launch. It's not unusual for communications executive, trained in the crucible of Washington, D.C., to land jobs in Hollywood.
McGregor wants an immediate rematch with Nurmagomedov
White said Nurmagomedov should've "pulled [McGregor] up from the ground and said, 'Hey, good fight, ' and got his belt. Those of you that have been to many events, you've never seen this many metro police officers in the building.