A major milestone on the leap into deep space was reached Thursday when an engine controller that will be used on the first flight of the powerful SLS was successfully tested at Stennis Space Center. In Washington, legislation was signed this week to fund the deep space mission.
A murder charge against Willie Ed Cenales will be turned over to a grand jury. He is accused in the beating and strangling of Tammy Juanita Brown, briefly known as Juanita Gills, in her Gulfport apartment March 2.
The authors of what has become the most talked about book in Charlotte – “Jacob’s New Dress” – say the ongoing controversy over their children’s book proves its needed badly by the people of North Carolina.
President Donald Trump said he did not blame Speaker Paul Ryan for the failure to pass the American Health Care Act on Friday. Instead, he blamed Democrats and argued that the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, will likely collapse in the future.
The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said a schduled public hearing for next week was cancelled so that they could get vital, but classified, information. But the ranking Democrat on the committee said he believes it was to dodge urged by a White House upset at the notion that the committee will be putting out more public information.
Michigan’s loss in the NCAA basketball tournament means Tilman Fertitta, owner of Golden Nugget Casino Biloxi, won’t be paying out $1 million. But his team still is in the running to claim the trophy and win $380,000 for the Houston Police Foundation.
OK Foods, Inc., based in Oklahoma City, Okla., is recalling approximately 933,272 pounds of breaded chicken products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Thursday.