Local Astronaut Hopes To Open 'Challenger Learning Center' In MNThursday, Jan. 28, 2016 marks the 30th anniversary of the Challenger disaster. The space shuttle exploded just 73 seconds after liftoff, killing all seven crew members.
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.
Opinion: Sally Ride, A Role Model For The AgesLooking 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.
25 Years Later: Remembering ChallengerToday'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.
CBS News Coverage Of The Challenger Disaster