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SpaceX launches 10 more Iridium Communications satellites

SpaceX launches 10 more Iridium Communications satellites
  • Yes, Chicago will be colder than Antarctica, Alaska and the North Pole on Wednesday FWC: Yes, Chicago will be colder than Antarctica, Alaska and the North Pole on Wednesday

    The Windy City’s “high” temperature on Wednesday should be around 10 below zero, while the overnight low Wednesday night should be in the 25-below range.         

  • Requests to bring in child brides OK'd; legal under US laws FWC: Requests to bring in child brides OK’d; legal under US laws

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides to live in the United States were approved over the past decade, according to government data obtained by The Associated Press. In one case, a 49-year-old man applied for admission for a 15-year-old girl.

  • Texas councilman in crossfire for calling Democratic star a 'bimbo' FWC: Texas councilman in crossfire for calling Democratic star a ‘bimbo’

    A councilman who called new Democratic US Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a “bimbo” on Twitter has unleashed a firestorm of criticism. Scott Dunn of Richardson, Texas also slammed Ocasio-Cortez, a social media savvy star of the Democratic Party’s left wing, saying she had “nothing between her ear (sic)” for criticizing President…

  • President Trump blasts 'Green New Deal' FWC: President Trump blasts 'Green New Deal'

    President Donald Trump is ripping a proposal that some Democrats have embraced to curb global warming. Trump, at a rally in El Paso, Texas, claimed that the “Green New Deal” would shut down American energy and air travel. (Feb. 12)         

  • Factbox: Brexit - What will happen in the British parliament on February 14? FWC: Factbox: Brexit – What will happen in the British parliament on February 14?

    The British parliament is set to hold a debate on Brexit on Feb. 14 but this is not a re-run of a vote last month on whether to approve the exit deal Prime Minister Theresa May’s negotiated with the European Union. May will make a statement to parliament on Feb.…

  • What would a deal to end the LAUSD teachers’ strike look like? FWC: What would a deal to end the LAUSD teachers’ strike look like?

    The outlines of a deal that could resolve the three-day-old Los Angeles teachers’ strike are emerging, but sticking points and animosity could stymie a quick resolution. Whenever it happens, an agreement is likely to depend on intervention by L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti, Gov. Gavin Newsom and other…

  • 2020 Poll: Trump Beats Beto FWC: 2020 Poll: Trump Beats Beto

    President Donald Trump defeats liberal darling Rep. Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke (D-TX) in a hypothetical 2020 matchup. 

  • Southwest's Hawaii flight tests continue with Honolulu-Dallas FWC: Southwest's Hawaii flight tests continue with Honolulu-Dallas

    Southwest Flight 8725 marks the return of the aircraft the carrier flew from California to Honolulu a day earlier, part of an ‘ETOPS’ certification effort.