6 dead, 76 missing after strong quake hits Taiwan
Rescuers worked Wednesday to free people trapped after a strong earthquake near Taiwan’s east coast caused several buildings to cave in and tilt dangerously. At least six people were killed and 76 could not be contacted following the quake.
Senate negotiators working to finalize long-term budget deal
Senate negotiators were finalizing a long-term budget deal Wednesday that would avert a looming government shutdown, as a leader of House conservatives predicted the group’s objections to big domestic spending increases would not be enough to block it.
Provo’s 311 Saves the Day
The good news is now you know that by dialing 3-1-1, Provo’s Customer Service Department can solve your problems. The bad news is that now this song will be stuck in your head for the rest of the day. You’re welcome.
Space sports car now flying towards asteroid belt beyond Mars
SpaceX chief Elon Musk confirmed the new, more distant route for his rocketing Tesla Roadster, which was launched aboard the company’s Falcon Heavy from Florida.
The Heavy became the most powerful rocket flying today with Tuesday’s inaugural test flight.