The mayor of Hawthorne has been ordered by a superior court judge to pay several months of rent to his former landlord, also a former mayor of Hawthorne, in a landlord-tenant dispute over a $2,200 per month condominium. Mayor Chris Brown told NBC4 on Monday, Sept.
Patrick Wilson, left, Brian Bell, Rivers Cuomo and Scott Shriner of Weezer on the tarmac at Hawthorne Airport in Hawthorne. Patrick Wilson, left, Brian Bell, Rivers Cuomo and Scott Shriner of Weezer on the tarmac at Hawthorne Airport in Hawthorne.
A Feb. 10 special election has been set to fill the state Senate seat left vacant by the resignation of Sen. Roderick Wright, who was convicted of voter fraud for living outside his district. The 35th Senate District includes much of Inglewood, plus parts of Long Beach, Torrance, Carson, Compton, Gardena, Hawthorne and Lawndale.
A private Dragon cargo ship built by SpaceX arrived at the International Space Station today to deliver more than 2 tons of astronaut supplies and experiments for NASA, including the first 3D printer in space and an intrepid crew of 20 lab mice. After a two-day chase, the Dragon spacecraft caught up to the orbiting laboratory at 6:52 a.m. EDT .
File - In this May 29, 2014 file photo, Elon Musk, CEO and CTO of SpaceX, introduces the SpaceX Dragon V2 spaceship at the SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, Calif. The state of Texas and SpaceX have announced that the California-based company will build the first commercial launch site for orbital launches in the southernmost tip of Texas.
Authorities say a man was shot and killed in Hawthorne after gathering with relatives at a home where funeral arrangements were being made for a loved one who had recently passed. The unidentified man in his 20s was shot about 3 a.m. in the 4000 block of West 138th Street in Hawthorne, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
A Hawthorne woman responsible for more than $7 million in fraudulent Medicare billings, mostly for expensive power wheelchairs, was found guilty Friday of 16 federal charges stemming from the health-care fraud scheme. Adeline Ekwebelem, 51, was convicted following a seven-day trial before U.S. District Judge Michael W. Fitzgerald, who set a Dec. 15 sentencing hearing in federal court.
A privately built SpaceX Dragon capsule is counting down to launch a big haul of cargo for NASA early Saturday , and you can watch the liftoff live online. The SpaceX Dragon spacecraft is set to blast off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station here at 2:14 a.m. EDT on a delivery run to the International Space Station.
Boeing Co's proposal to develop a so-called space taxi for NASA astronauts includes a seat for paying tourists to fly to the International Space Station, the company's program manager said on Wednesday, a first for a U.S. space program. Image: NASA will partner with Boeing and SpaceX to build commercially owned and operated 'space taxis' to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, ending U.S. Photograph: NASA handout via Reuters he $4.2 billion, five-year contract allows Boeing to sell rides to tourists, Boeing Commercial Crew Program Manager John Mulholland told Reuters, adding that the price would be competitive with what the Russian space agency now charges to fly tourists to the orbital outpost.
NASA picks Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil. Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://www.khou.com/story/news/2014/09/16/nasa-picks-boeing-and-spacex-to-ferry-astronauts/15730957/ HAWTHORNE-CA-MAY 29: SpaceX CEO Elon Musk unveils the company's new manned spacecraft, The Dragon V2, designed to carry astronauts into space during a news conference on May 29, 2014, in Hawthorne, California.
Scott Carter, owner of the Torrance-based Carter Services appliance service company, said his technicians are working overtime this week trying to keep up with demand from residents clobbered by unusually uncomfortable weather. “We've got technicians working 12- to 14-hour days,” Carter said.
Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Space Exploration Technologies Corp. , speaks at the unveiling of the Manned Dragon V2 Space Taxi in Hawthorne, California, U.S., on Thursday, May 29, 2014. The Dragon V2 manned space taxi, an upgraded version of the unmanned spacecraft Dragon, will be capable of sending a mix of cargo and up to seven crew members to the International Space Station.
Taylor Farms of Tracy issued the voluntary recall Saturday night for Expo Fresh Roma tomatoes shipped to Costco locations in Los Angeles and Hawthorne in California, Tacoma and Lynwood in Washington, and Las Vegas in Nevada. Only tomatoes listed as packed on Sept.