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Two of the three companies competing for more than $3 billion to launch "space-taxi" flights have ties to southern New Mexico's Spaceport America, the Albuquerque Journal reported Saturday. SpaceX, Boeing Co.
Spy planes that fly at hypersonic speeds. Missiles with surgical-strike capabilities.
Army Pfc. Bernard Gavrin, who was 29 when he died 70 years ago, was buried with full military honors Friday afternoon.
The incident took place in the 3800 block of S. 12th St. The area is near the intersection of Columbia Pike and George Mason. At 10:35 pm, two subjects allegedly grabbed an 18 year-old female victim from behind as she was attempting to enter her vehicle.
A federal court judge has denied taxi groups' call to halt the new ordinance lifting a cap on city of Milwaukee-issued public passenger vehicle licenses and legalizing so-called 'network vehicles' from rideshare services Lyft Inc. and Uber Technologies Inc. Already, the city has seen strong interest in the new public passenger vehicle licenses, which its license division started issuing Sept. 2. In the first week alone, the city clerk said, the city processed 328 new public passenger vehicle applications.
Sen. Mark Warner says he's "standing up" against one of his Democratic colleagues by attesting to the fact that a city in his state does indeed have soul. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand raised eyebrows this week with a passage of her new book, Off the Sidelines, when she slammed Arlington, Va.
Getting a hair cut or your nails done in one of the most expensive areas in the country doesn't have to cost a fortune - Arlington cosmetology schools offer low-cost services under professional supervision. High school students at Arlington Career Center provide spa services as they prepare to pass the state exam to become licensed beauticians.
Eliminating the stigma against technical education will help young Virginians get better jobs, Sen. Tim Kaine said at a panel discussion Wednesday afternoon at the Capitol, where two Arlington teachers spoke about their successes in the field. Young people can get better-paying jobs if the perception of high school job-skills courses is changed from an option for failing students to a smart choice, Kaine said.
11, 2001. It was unveiled Thursday on the attacks' 13th anniversary. The unique memorial is an arrangement of over 700 indoor plants, but 160 slots were left empty, one for each death.
It was only a matter of time before the " Ballston Pond " blog broadened in name to keep pace with its expanding content. After all, there is more nature in Arlington than in just one pond.
SEPTEMBER 11: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. Martin Dempsey listen during a ceremony to mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorists attacks at the Pentagon Memorial September 11, 2014 in front of the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia.
The trees being distributed are generally termed "whips" in the nursery trade and are in two-gallon containers. Tree height varies with species but generally ranges two to four feet in height.
But even such a heartrending catastrophe couldn't dampen our nation's spirits as the terrible events caused our country come together - as we continue to do so more than a decade later. President Barack Obama , along with first lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden observed a moment of silence at the White House early Thursday morning in remembrance of the 13th anniversary of the attacks.
President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama stand for a moment of silence on Sept. 11, 2013, on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington, as they mark the 12th anniversary of the September 11 terror attacks.
Editor's Note: This sponsored column is written by Mathew B. Tully of Tully Rinckey PLLC , an Arlington firm that specializes in federal employment and labor law, security clearance proceedings, and military law. A. In Virginia, employees work at the will of employers.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:13 pm
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