SpaceX Halts Launch of Japanese Moon Lander for 2nd Time

SpaceX Halts Launch of Japanese Moon Lander for 2nd Time

For the second straight day, SpaceX has scrubbed the launch of a Japanese lunar lander that would have been the first privately developed spacecraft to land on the moon. The Falcon 9 rocket was initially scheduled to lift off on Wednesday from Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying the Hakuto-R lander, which was built by Tokyo company … Read more

Hailey Bieber attends an Art Basel party in Miami… after  revealing she has cyst on her ovaries

Hailey Bieber attends an Art Basel party in Miami… after  revealing she has cyst on her ovaries

Hailey Bieber looked effortlessly cool in an all-black ensemble while attending the Saint Laurent Rive Droite party in Miami Beach, Florida on Thursday night. While attending the exclusive Art Basel bash, the model, 26, explored an exhibition curated by Madonna and Anthony Vaccarello to celebrate the re-release of the Queen of Pop’s groundbreaking 1992 book Sex. For her … Read more

Princess of Wales arrives at children’s center at Harvard University

The Princess of Wales waved at fans as she arrived at a children’s center at Harvard University on Friday morning.  Royal superfans have travelled from as far as Florida and Kentucky to catch a glimpse of Kate Middleton as she visited the center in Massachusetts. But Kate, 40, kept the crowd interaction to a minimum as she arrived … Read more

Lawsuit claims legislation used to fund DeSantis’ migrant flights is unconstitutional

CNN  —  Three non-profit immigrant rights organizations have filed a lawsuit in the Southern District of Florida against Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis and Florida Transportation Secretary Jared Perdue, claiming that the state is “infringing upon the federal government’s immigration system by creating a separate, parallel immigration system.” The lawsuit was filed on behalf of the … Read more

Trial over DeSantis removal of prosecutor on abortion ends

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis wasn’t seeking political retaliation when he removed a prosecutor over abortion and transgender views, but simply wanted to ensure state law would be enforced, the governor’s attorney told a federal judge Thursday. Lawyers for Andrew Warren, a Democrat suspended from his twice-elected post as state attorney … Read more

Antonio Brown: Tampa Police issue arrest warrant for former Buccaneers receiver after domestic incident

CNN  —  The Tampa Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for former NFL player Antonio Brown after a “domestic battery incident with a woman,” police said in a statement. Police say the former Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver was allegedly involved in a verbal altercation with the victim at a home in South Tampa … Read more

Atlantic hurricane season ends with 14 named storms

MIAMI (AP) — An Atlantic hurricane season that had 14 named storms officially ended on Wednesday, leaving residents in the Florida Keys to celebrate even as others around Florida and Puerto Rico continue to grapple with the damage caused by Hurricanes Ian, Nicole and Fiona. The 2022 season had an unusually calm first half but … Read more

Prosecutor suspended by DeSantis testifies as lawsuit begins

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida prosecutor suspended by Gov. Ron DeSantis opened his federal civil trial against the governor Tuesday with testimony that alleged his removal was based on his personal political positions on abortion and transgender rights. Andrew Warren, a Democrat suspended from his twice-elected post as state attorney in Hillsborough County, sued … Read more

Gina Rinehart’s huge pay day as Roy Hill Holdings adds $2.3b to its fortune

Mining magnate Gina Rinehart has pulled in a staggering $2.3 billion from her most successful venture. Ms Rinehart’s mine in Roy Hill, controlled by her private company called Hancock Prospecting, generated an eye watering profit of $3.3 billion in the past 12 months, up until July this year. Although that sounds like a lot of … Read more

Florida woman sues Kraft Heinz over 3.5 minute Velveeta mac and cheese

CNN  —  The label on a cup of Velveeta’s microwaveable mac and cheese says the meal only takes three and a half minutes to prepare. But a Florida woman says this is false – and she’s suing the manufacturer for $5 million. Amanda Ramirez, of Hialeah, has filed a proposed $5 million class action lawsuit … Read more