Cop Helps Return Diamond Engagement Ring to Bride-to-Be

28 January 2015, 3:07 pm

The bride-to-be, Miriam Castellanos, lost her ring Saturday morning while pumping gas at a Costco in Hawthorne, California. Later that day, a stranger, Denise Wood, spotted the ring on the ground and took it straight to police in the neighboring town of El Segundo. “She said she almost thought it ... Read More »

OSI posts 2Q profit

26 January 2015, 5:48 am

On a per-share basis, the Hawthorne, California-based company said it had net income of 89 cents. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs, were 96 cents per share. The airport security and full-body ...... Read More »

Musk Settling Air Force Suit Gives SpaceX Path to Future Flights

25 January 2015, 9:51 pm

Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Space Exploration Technologies Corp., speaks at the unveiling of the Manned Dragon V2 Space Taxi in Hawthorne, California, U.S., on May 29, 2014.... Read More »

Google Is Close to Investing $1 Billion in Musk’s SpaceX

22 January 2015, 9:37 pm

Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX), at the unveiling of the Manned Dragon V2 Space Taxi in Hawthorne, California.... Read More »

Elon Musk's spacecraft and rocket company SpaceX raises $1 billion from Google, Fidelity

20 January 2015, 5:40 pm

HAWTHORNE, Calif. - SpaceX has raised $1 billion from Google and Fidelity in a deal that values the spaceship manufacturer at about $10 billion. The infusion announced Tuesday will give Google Inc. and Fidelity Investments a nearly 10 per cent stake in SpaceX, a Hawthorne, California, company ...... Read More »

Google, Fidelity fuel Elon Musk's SpaceX with $1B investment

20 January 2015, 4:51 pm

HAWTHORNE, Calif. — SpaceX has raised $1 billion from Google and Fidelity in a deal that values the spaceship manufacturer at about $10 billion. The infusion announced Tuesday will give Google Inc. and Fidelity Investments a nearly 10 percent stake in SpaceX, a Hawthorne, California, company that ... Read More »

Obituary: Forest Merle Wilhite

19 January 2015, 6:58 pm

Forest Merle Wilhite was born Oct. 24, 1931, in Bakersfield, California, and died Jan. 6, 2015, in Denver, Colorado. Merle graduated from Bakersfield High School in 1950 and Northrup Aeronautical Institute in Hawthorne, California, in April 1953.... Read More »

SpaceX Plans Expansion In Seattle

15 January 2015, 11:24 am

Hawthorne, California-based SpaceX has opened up a new office in Seattle, where it plans to hire "thousands", according to CEO Elon Musk today. Musk, speaking on Bloomberg, said the new office will... Read More »

Beverly Hills News – Hawthorne Named California School To Watch

14 January 2015, 1:03 pm

Hawthorne school has been selected as a California “School to Watch,” a prestigious three-year designation assigned this week to just seven schools in the state that are considered the most elite group of high-performing, high impact middle schools.... Read More »

Next Week SpaceX Will Try To Land A Rocket On A Platform In The Ocean — A Feat That Could Forever Change Spaceflight

2 January 2015, 11:57 am

Mario Anzuoni/ReutersSpaceX CEO Elon Musk speaks after unveiling the Dragon V2 spacecraft in Hawthorne, California May 29, 2014 The first SpaceX launch of 2015 is scheduled for 6:20 am EST on Tuesday, Jan. 6 and could be a game-changing event for reusable rocket technology. SpaceX had originally sla... Read More »