A retired Catholic priest convicted of murdering a former beauty queen who came to him for confession was sentenced to life in prison by a jury in south Texas on Friday, local media reported, ending a cold case that has troubled the community for nearly 60 years. Click Here to read the full story.
Former astronaut Carl Walz, who logged 231 days in space during four flights, was trained to operate the robotic arm on the International Space Station. The Houston Chronicle reports now in the private sector, his company is developing autonomous robots that could one day repair satellites or prepare Mars for human arrivals. Click Here to read the full story.