Lisa LaSalle-Nobles

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Blue Origin successfully launched and landed its New Shepard rocket

The launch will be live streamed<p><i>Update April 29th, 1:20PM ET:</i> <i>Private space company Blue Origin successfully conducted its eighth test flight of its New Shepherd rocket in Texas today. Despite being postponed twice this morning, the company launched and landed the booster rocket, while its crew</i> …

Boeing to airlines: Flying with batteries in cargo can destroy planes

WASHINGTON — Boeing, one of the world's two largest aircraft makers, warned its passenger airline customers on Friday that flying bulk shipments of …

Aviation

Best books for summer 2015: what to read

We asked novelists and historians to tell us which new book and which classic they’re packing this year. From Ishiguro to Napoleon, here are their selections:<p><b>Alan Johnson</b> <br>A new Kazuo Ishiguro novel is always worth waiting for, which is just as well because The Buried Giant (Faber) is his first in a …

Inside D.C.’s first cat cafe, where you can cuddle by the hour

You probably won’t get a chance to pet Olivia. The gray-and-white spotted kitty is the current favorite at Crumbs & Whiskers, the Georgetown cat cafe that opens Saturday. But because Olivia is so friendly — making her way from lap to lap, purring and mewing and begging for a scratch behind the ears …

Pets

Nonni's Journey – I want to go home

In light of the horror which unfolded Wednesday night in Emanuel AME church, I have spent a great deal of time reflecting on my faith, the Bible, …

Nonni ' s Joy

My grandson Ettiene and I share one personality trait that tends to get us into trouble. If we are amused by something, even if it isn’t really …

Nonni's Journey – Waiting for Paisley

This year my 4th grandchild will arrive, my very first granddaughter. In fact, based on how her mother is feeling and acting, Paisley may be here …

25 Business Books that You Won't See on Most Bookshelves

<i>Gregory Ciotti is the marketing director at Help Scout.This post originally appeared on the Help Scout blog.</i><p>Read to lead, right?<p>There are few better “hacks” in life than reading—distilled knowledge that often took years to assemble can be consumed in just a few hours.<p>The problem is that many …