‘Challenger: The Final Flight’ overview: Series main points what

By the time it used to be introduced in the summertime of 1985 the gap commute Challenger could be launching the next January, the American public used to be way past the purpose of accumulating across the TV set at the morning of liftoff, and the media had relegated protection of such occasions to the 3rd merchandise at the night time information or a smallish tale on Page four of the newspaper. After all, this will be the 25th such undertaking; what’s new about that? NASA had a solution: this will be the first flight to characteristic a civilian: one Christa McAuliffe, a cherished social research trainer at Concord High

Courtney Vandersloot’s 15 issues, 15 assists lead Sky previous

BRADENTON, Fla. — Azura Stevens made a tiebreaking layup with 2.nine seconds left off Courtney Vandersloot’s 15th lend a hand of the sport, and the Sky ended the Aces’ seven-game profitable streak with an 84-82 victory Tuesday. The Sky (8-4) led 82-71 with 2:40 left earlier than the Aces (8-3) scored the following 11 issues, highlighted by means of a three-pointer by means of Kayla McBride with 17.7 seconds to play, to tie the ranking. On the go-ahead series, Vandersloot curled round a display screen to the baseline and located Stevens wide-open within the paint. The Aces’ Danielle Robinson then had an open glance from three-point vary on the buzzer, however the shot got here up quick. Kahleah Copper led

Tesla underneath scrutiny by feds for battery, software program points

The federal company that oversees car recollects is directing electrical automaker Tesla to supply details about battery fires in its Model S and Model X automobiles and provides particulars on a software program replace that shortened the driving vary for some customers’ automobiles. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, in a letter to Tesla’s lawyer dated Oct. 24, is giving the corporate till Nov. 28 to supply the data or face fines of as a lot as $22,329 per day or as much as $111 million complete. NHTSA despatched the letter after receiving a petition from client lawyer Edward C. Chen of Irvine, California, who can also be pushing for a class-action lawsuit on behalf

Beyond the pale: Baseball’s so-called black points brought on by

I’m the issue. If not the issue, then not less than the problem. Me, those that appear to be me, sound like me, view the world by a light-colored, male prism that units agendas, makes guidelines and decides what’s mainstream or “normal” in American tradition – or its subcultures, corresponding to baseball. “Middle-aged white men,” mentioned Diamondbacks outfielder Adam Jones.Tim Anderson was ejected by a white umpire and suspended one recreation by white MLB execs for utilizing the N-word after a white pitcher hit him with a pitch. "Absolutely hilarious," mentioned one other participant. Don’t take my phrase, or Jones’ phrase. Just have a look at the typical baseball press field throughout a recreation, the typical baseball

Brad Marchand Is Latest Bruin To Earn 90-Plus Points In Single Season

Brad Marchand Is Latest Bruin To Earn 90-Plus Points In Single Season

Boston Bruins winger Brad Marchand has had quite the season, with 90 points (31 goals and 59 assists) under his belt so far. And with eight games still left in the season, he likely is not done adding to those numbers. Marchand now joins the likes of Joe Thornton (2002-03) and Glen Murray (2000-01) as just a handful of Bruins to earn 90-plus points in a single season. The last person to achieve the feat for the Bruins was Marc Savard, who did so in the 2006-07 season. For more on Marchand, check out the “NESN Sports Today” video above, presented by People’s United Bank.

Champions League Fantasy Football Team of the Week

Champions League Fantasy Football Team of the Week

The team is made up of the highest-scoring players this week in the official UEFA Champions League Fantasy game, presented by PlayStation. The player with the highest overall score was selected when two or more were tied on points. Let us know your thoughts @ChampionsLeague using #UCL. Fantasy Football Team of the WeekGoalkeeper: Hugo Lloris (Tottenham) - 8 pointsDefender: Serge Aurier (Tottenham) - 8 points Defender: Presnel Kimpembe (Paris) - 11 pointsDefender: Jan Vertonghen (Tottenham) - 15 points... UEFA.com - News

City and Tottenham soar, Barcelona stretch lead

City and Tottenham soar, Barcelona stretch lead

Barcelona move five points clear after rivals Atlético held Vázquez sent off as Madrid lose 2-0 at home to Sociedad Tottenham and Man. City hit seven in FA Cup, Liverpool out Man. United also progress; Paris, Lyon advance in French Cup Winter break: Ajax, Bayern, Dortmund, Juventus, Roma, Schalke PICK YOUR TEAM OF THE YEAR