'Eight and a half minutes of terror': Analyst describes moments after liftoff
In the first fully operational mission for a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule, four astronauts took off from Florida's Kennedy Space Center on a flight bound for the International Space Station. CNN's Wolf Blitzer and aviation analyst Miles O'Brien discuss.
The vice presidential debate, featuring Vice President Mike Pence and Senator Kamala Harris, takes place at The University of Utah in Salt Lake City at 9 p.m. ET. It will be moderated by USA TODAY's Washington Bureau chief, Susan Page.
According to the Commission on Presidential Debates, the format for this debate will be nine topics of discussion given approximately 10 minutes of time, including an initial question-and-answer format and follow-up discussion.
USA TODAY will mobilize a team of reporters and fact checkers to provide context to the debate topics in real-time, within the livestream player and on social media, to help viewers understand the issues that will define the election as they are discussed by Pence and Harris on the stage in Salt Lake City. Azerbaijan accused #Armenia on Wednesday of trying to attack its gas and oil pipelines and warned of a "severe" response as tensions rose sharply around a fraying ceasefire in the mountain enclave of Nagorno-#Karabakh. Armenia hit back by saying Azeri forces wanted to seize control of the tiny territory in the South #Caucasus, which is governed by ethnic Armenians, and accused #Azerbaijan and its ally Turkey of "aggression" despite Saturday's ceasefire deal. French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday urged a "rapid and coordinated" European response to terror attacks that have plagued the continent in recent years. French President Emmanuel Macron wants to reform the Schengen area as part of a fighting extremism after a fresh wave of terrorist attacks.