U.S. & World

SpaceX wins massive contract for moon mission

HAWTHORNE, Calif. (CNN) – SpaceX has won a major contract to help deliver America’s next moonshot. The rocket company led by Elon Musk has clinched an almost $3 billion deal with NASA. The agency will use a spacecraft being developed by SpaceX, …

Cuba’s leader Raul Castro stepping down

HAVANA, Cuba (NBC) – Cuba’s Raul Castro announced he is resigning as head of the island nation’s Communist Party, ending an era of formal leadership by him and his brother Fidel Castro that began with the country’s 1959 revolution. Castro made the …

Arizona bill would limit transgender youth in sports

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD/CNN) – Republican lawmakers in states across the nation are proposing bills to ban or limit transgender youth participation in school sports. One of those states is Arizona. Currently, the Arizona Interscholastic Association allows trans students to play sports consistent …

9 dead after Indianapolis FedEx shooting

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WTHR/NBC) – Thursday night’s mass shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis has left nine people dead and others injured. Shortly after the shooting, authorities set up a reunification center at a nearby hotel. That’s where workers went to be …