SpaceX Plans to Try Again to Land Rocket Booster on Barge at Sea

13 April 2015, 6:31 am

Elon Musk’s SpaceX will make another attempt to precision-land the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket on a custom-built ocean platform after Monday’s scheduled mission for NASA to resupply the International Space Station. SpaceX aims to dramatically cut the cost of spaceflight by developing reus... Read More »

Power to the people: bring on the superbattery

11 April 2015, 11:01 am

Efficient storage of electricity, especially from renewable sources, is the holy grail of the energy industry. And Elon Musk could have a gamechanger up his sleeve… Many years ago, in 1999 to be exact, Andy Grove, who was then chairman of the giant chip-maker Intel, famously predicted: “Companie... Read More »

Police: Mother Killed, 12-Year-Old Son Injured After Laughing At Gunman In Car

4 April 2015, 9:46 am

Police: Mother Killed, 12-Year-Old Son Injured After Laughing At Gunman In Car Denis Chiffon Berry Gunned Down In Front Of Son After Laughing At Shooter Mother Fatally Shot After Laughing At Stranger Hanging His Feet Out Car Window Police: Mother Killed, 12-Year-Old Son Injured After Laughing At Gun... Read More »

Man killed woman for laughing at him

3 April 2015, 2:14 pm

A man has killed a woman in front of her 12-year-old son after the pair laughed at him in Los Angeles, US.... Read More »

Police: Man shot woman, son after boy laughed at him in car

3 April 2015, 11:12 am

HAWTHORNE, Calif. (AP) — Southern California investigators say a man opened fire on a woman and her 12-year-old son in a Mercedes after the boy pointed and laughed at the man's feet hanging out the window of a moving Cadillac.... Read More »

Mom Shot to Death in Front of 12-Year-Old Son After She Laughed at the Suspect

3 April 2015, 9:57 am

Denise Berry, 44, died of gunshot wounds in Hawthorne, California, on Wednesday... Read More »

Google, Fidelity invest $1 billion in SpaceX

2 April 2015, 11:41 pm

HAWTHORNE, Calif. — SpaceX has raised $1 billion from Google and Fidelity in a deal that values the spaceship manufacturer at about $10 billion.... Read More »

2 killed, child wounded in Hawthorne shooting involving officer

1 April 2015, 3:59 pm

A shooting Wednesday afternoon involving Hawthorne police left a man and a woman dead and wounded a 12-year-old boy, authorities said.... Read More »

Tesla Climbs as Musk Tweet Spurs Electricity-Storage Speculation

30 March 2015, 11:51 am

The announcement probably will be related to stationary storage batteries for residential customers, Trip Chowdhry, an analyst at Global Equities Research, said in a note. Tesla has been testing such systems in as many as 250 households in California for the past two years, Chowdhry said. The Palo A... Read More »

Three people shot, wounded at Hawthorne park

24 March 2015, 8:32 pm

A shooting at a busy Hawthorne park left three men injured Tuesday evening, authorities said.... Read More »