How to watch NASA’s spacecraft crash into an asteroid on Monday

Right now, millions of kilometers from Earth, a lone spaceship is crashing towards its doom. One day, his sacrifice can save countless lives. On Monday, the first ever mission of its kind, NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) will crash a low-cost “impactor” into an asteroid. The feat is the first step in developing a … Read more

MLB pitcher-turned-Port Authority Officer Anthony Varvaro to be mourned at wake after wrong-way crash in NJ

Jersey City, NJ (WABC) — A vigil will be held Tuesday night for former Major League Baseball pitcher and current Port Authority cop Anthony Valvano, who was killed in a wrong-way crash en route to a 9/11 memorial. Family and friends will pay their respects at the Matthew Funeral Home in Staten Island from 4-7pm. … Read more

MLB pitcher-turned-Port Authority Officer Anthony Varvaro killed in wrong-way crash on way to 9/11 event

Jersey City, NJ (WABC) — A former Major League Baseball pitcher turned Port Authority police officer was killed in a wrong-way accident near the Holland Tunnel on Sunday on his way to the World Trade Center for a 9/11 ceremony. He is being paid tribute to by Anthony Varvaro, 37, who grew up in Westerleigh, … Read more

Cancer claims 4-time Iditarod champion Lance Mackey

Anchorage, Alaska — Lance Mackey, one of mushing’s most colorful and accomplished champions, also suffered from health and drug issues and has passed away. The four-time Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race champion died of cancer Wednesday, his father and kennel announced on Facebook. He is 52 years old. Officials at the world’s most famous sled … Read more