- Making News: Spirit Rover Stops Sending Data
Researchers at NASA reported today they have lost contact with Spirit, the so-called -rover- on Mars. At Pasadena-s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, project manage Pete Theisinger said there was a -very serious anomaly- in communications. Jill Serjeant, who is following the story for Reuters, says the setback should have no affect on Opportunity, the twin rover which is expected to land on opposite side of Mars, Saturday.
- Reporter's Notebook: The 'Legal Lynching' of Marcus Dixon
Marcus Dixon has lost his football scholarship and spent almost a year in jail-acquitted of rape, but found guilty of misdemeanor statutory rape. Even the jurors, who thought the sex was consensual, were -shocked- that the honor student faces 10 years in prison without parole. Norman Arey is reporting the case, which was heard yesterday by the Georgia Supreme Court, for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
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