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Minn. GOP’s Kline Gets Challenger From Own Party

U.S. Rep. John Kline of Minnesota has a GOP endorsement challenger who says he’s more conservative than the six-term incumbent congressman. David Gerson of South St. Paul kicked off his bid Monday at a state Capitol news conference.

12/09/2013

Sally Ride (Photo credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sally Ride, A Role Model For The Ages

Looking around our nation, it’s obvious that we need more heroines and heroes with Sally Ride’s brave and courageous character. Her inspiration and legacy must live on to create the heroines – and heroes – of the future.

07/24/2012

A solid fuel rocket booster disappears behind the contrail of the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger January 28, 1986 over Kennedy Space Center as debris from the orbiter begins to fall to earth. (credit: BOB PEARSON/AFP/Getty Images)

25 Years Later: Remembering Challenger

Today’s the 25th anniversary of the Challenger disaster. We’ve got links to President Reagan’s speech and a pair of news reports from that day.

01/28/2011

A solid fuel rocket booster disappears behind the contrail of the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger January 28, 1986 over Kennedy Space Center as debris from the orbiter begins to fall to earth. (credit: BOB PEARSON/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News Coverage Of The Challenger Disaster

It was 25 years ago today that the NASA space shuttle Challenger exploded just 73 seconds after its launch from Cape Canaveral, Fla. The lives of seven were lost, including school teacher Christa McAuliffe. Here […]

01/28/2011