U.S. Space Force experimental satellite launch postponed to Monday

U.S. Space Force experimental satellite launch postponed to Monday

1/5 The Space Test Program-3 mission for the U.S. Space Force is mounted in preparation for launch Monday atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Florida. Photo courtesy of United Launch Alliance ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 3 (UPI) — A U.S. Space Force plan to launch a cluster of experimental satellites from Florida, including…

Police shoot and kill Florida college student reportedly wielding knife on campus

Police shoot and kill Florida college student reportedly wielding knife on campus

Dec. 4 (UPI) — Police shot and killed a Florida Institute of Technology student who reportedly wielded a knife at students, authorities said. Florida Tech Security and the Melbourne Police Department responded to a “security threat” at a freshman residence hall at 10 p.m. on Friday night, leading to an “officer-related shooting where the suspect…

The Dickey Foundation Awards Two Grants to Support Florida First Responders

The Dickey Foundation Awards Two Grants to Support Florida First Responders

Grants will provide Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to first responders of Florida Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Dickey Foundation, the nonprofit arm of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, awards grants to provide first responders with critical protective equipment and safety gear they need to help make their job easier and, more importantly, safer. On Tuesday, November 30 at…

Tom Petty to Receive Posthumous PhD in Music From University of Florida

Tom Petty to Receive Posthumous PhD in Music From University of Florida

Tom Petty will receive a posthumous doctoral degree in music from the University of Florida after the school’s board of trustees voted unanimously to honor the late rocker Friday. While the Heartbreakers frontman never attended the University of Florida, he was born and raised in Gainesville — where the school is located — and worked…

Florida Tech student fatally shot in armed confrontation with officers, police say

Florida Tech student fatally shot in armed confrontation with officers, police say

The 18-year-old allegedly lunged at police with an “edged weapon.”December 4, 2021, 11:18 PM• 5 min readA Florida Institute of Technology student who was reportedly wielding a knife at students on campus was fatally shot by officers Friday night, authorities said.Police officers and school security responded shortly before 11 p.m. to reports of a man…

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Building Starship Launch Pad for Mars, Moon Trips

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Building Starship Launch Pad for Mars, Moon Trips

Publish date:Dec 4, 2021 5:03 PM ESTSpaceX CEO Elon Musk tweets Saturday that the company has started construction on an orbital launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida for missions to the Moon and Mars.Tesla  (TSLA) – Get Tesla Inc Report CEO Elon Musk on Saturday tweeted images of his company SpaceX’s Mars mission…

Sabre and American Express Global Business Travel announce multi-year technology partnership to advance corporate travel

Sabre and American Express Global Business Travel announce multi-year technology partnership to advance corporate travel

Sabre Corporation [NASDAQ: SABR] and American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) today announce a long-term, multi-faceted strategic partnership focused on developing technologies that will enable the future of corporate travel distribution.  Under the terms of this newly expanded technology partnership – which takes effect in January 2022 – GBT will increase its commitment with Sabre…