Two Americans complete third spacewalk in eight days

March 1, 2015, 6:42 PM|Two American astronauts successfully completed the 187th spacewalk in the history of the International Space Station. The spacewalk is one of many planned this year to help prepare the space station for the next wave of human spaceflight. Mark Strassman reports on their journey. Article source:

SpaceX flight uses money-saving satellite-boosting tech

By the light of the waxing moon, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket roared to life Sunday night and boosted a pair of Boeing-built communications satellites into orbit, the first commercial relay stations featuring all-electric propulsion, to save weight and dramatically lower launch costs. Right on time, at 10:50 p.m. EST, the rocket’s nine first stage […]

Third successful spacewalk after water leak concern

Astronauts Terry Virts and space station commander Barry “Butch” Wilmore ventured back outside Sunday for their third spacewalk in eight days to complete initial preparations for upcoming dockings by commercially developed Boeing and SpaceX crew ferry ships. When the spacewalk ended, Virts took a moment to mention the 50th anniversaries of the first Russian and […]

‘SNL’ ISIS Skit Sparks Outrage (Video)

A Saturday Night Live sketch centered on ISIS recruitment has created controversy. In the fake ad, which aired Feb. 28, Dakota Johnson plays a young girl who is saying goodbye to her father (Taran Killam) in the car. Viewers are led to believe that the woman is leaving for college, but she is instead joining […]

J.K. Rowling "Crying Eyes Out" at ‘The Casual Vacancy’ on BBC

J.K. Rowling has revealed that the finale of the BBC’s adaptation of her first post-Harry Potter novel, The Casual Vacancy, had her in tears. “Well, that’s me crying my eyes out, so job done. Serves me right, some might say. Thank you, thank you xxx,” she tweeted on Saturday after the final episode of the […]

William Shatner Memorializes Leonard Nimoy on Twitter Amid Backlash Over Funeral

William Shatner kept true to his word to use his Twitter page as a place to pay tribute Sunday to Leonard Nimoy, who died Feb. 27 at the age of 83. Shatner shared memories of his Star Trek co-star and answered questions posted about Nimoy by Twitter users. Shatner had announced Saturday that he would be unable to […]

‘Battle Creek’ Stars on Season-Long Mystery, "Troubled" Characters

[Warning: Spoilers ahead for Sunday’s Battle Creek series premiere, “The Battle Creek Way.”] ‘Battle Creek’ Stars on Advice From Vince Gilligan, High Expectations Vince Gilligan Talks ‘Battle Creek’ Role, Vintage Scripts, Cereal TV The Battle Creek duo proved opposites don’t attract in Sunday’s series premiere. The CBS series’ premiere saw suspiciously perfect FBI agent Milton (Josh […]

‘Once Upon a Time’ Creators, Star Tease Queens of Darkness and What Makes a Hero

Once Upon a Time is about to give the “good” side a run for its money. ‘Once Upon a Time': Watch the Queens of Darkness’ First Meeting (Video)Oscars 2015: ‘Once Upon a Time’ Teases a “Dark Side” to Emma‘Once Upon a Time’ Enlists Agnes Bruckner (Exclusive) After 3 1/2 seasons of the good characters of […]

‘Walking Dead': Meet the Queen of Alexandria

[Warning: This story contains spoilers from episode 512, “Remember,” of AMC’s The Walking Dead.] ‘Walking Dead': Is Romance Ahead for Rick?‘Walking Dead’s’ Andrew Lincoln Previews What to Expect From Alexandria‘The Walking Dead’s’ Andrew Lincoln: Negan May Be on the Horizon‘Walking Dead': Who’s the New Mystery Guy? AMC’s The Walking Dead put a big remix on […]

‘Cinderella’ Director Kenneth Branagh on Casting His Princess, Working With Marvel and His Dream Shakespeare Film

When Kenneth Branagh agreed to direct Disney’s Cinderella (which opens March 13), he knew everything rested on the casting, and said he put his eventual choice, Lily James, through as many as nine different auditions. “You don’t know that you’re going to make the movie until you make that piece of casting,” he said Feb. […]