Russian space officials took measures to prevent the repeat of such a rocket failure.
They escaped unharmed but the failed launch - the first such incident in Russia's post-Soviet history - raised concerns about the state of the Soyuz programme.
NASA astronaut Anne McClain, David Saint-Jacques of the Canadian Space Agency and Oleg Kononenko of the Russian space agency Roscosmos lifted off as scheduled at 5:31 p.m. (1131 GMT; 6:31 a.m. EST) Monday from the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
The Soyuz spacecraft is now the only vehicle that can ferry crews to the space station, but Russian Federation stands to lose that monopoly in the coming years with the arrival of SpaceX's Dragon and Boeing's Starliner crew capsules.
Urban Meyer is stepping down as Ohio State's football coach after the Rose Bowl , according to multiple reports Tuesday morning. It was at Florida where Meyer became a household name, winning his first two national championships (2006, 2008).
Ardent I'm A Celebrity fans have been accusing ITV of a fix after spotting a recurring pattern during the evictions. He was helped into the medical hut by Nick Knowles and Malique Thompson-Dwyer, and then assessed by jungle medics.
Tiger Woods was relieved to avoid a one-shot penalty for a double-hit after a long discussion with officials in the Bahamas. But the result in the first round was more like the Tiger Woods of 2014-17 - unspectacular and borderline cringeworthy.
Nancy Aniston, estranged mother of Jennifer Aniston , poses at her friend's house, December 17, 1999, in California. Jen previously spoke about her mother in an interview with the Hollywood Reporter in 2015. "She was critical.
One line, "Say what's in this drink?" When the woman says "the answer is no" the man responds: "But baby, it's cold outside ". The controversy over political correctness with the song has picked up in recent years, especially after the #MeToo movement.
During questioning, the driver told police she lost control of the vehicle, state police said in a statement . He was sitting in the first row when he said the bus swerved and then flipped numerous times.
Reaction to the curtailment from United Conservative Party leader Jason Kenney and Alberta Party leader Stephen Mandel was swift. Among refiners, HollyFrontier Corp. dropped as much as 6.3 percent in NY and Imperial Oil Ltd . declined 4.4 percent in Toronto.
After a few moments pass by, the passer-by can be heard yelling for help to people passing by - then called emergency services. The Heerlein family has thanked the passer-by for trying to save the hanging "man" with a $500 gift card.
Mr Willing said: "We regret the circumstances which led to him being charged and the time he subsequently spent in custody". Willing added that police believe Khawaja orchestrated the set up and may have been motivated by a dispute over a woman.
The tech site also said it already took steps to "contain the incident" and prevent future unauthorized access to its servers. Potentially affected users have been logged out and their passwords invalidated.
With 33 years of coaching experience, that includes 20 seasons in the NBA, Boylen has been a part of three NBA Championship teams. The 7-foot Markkanen is perhaps the centerpiece of Chicago's rebuilding plan, but Hoiberg won't be around to see it through.
Israel launches military operation against 'Hezbollah tunnels'
Israel has accused Iran of supporting Hezbollah with money and arms to continue fighting in Syria and retain its power in Lebanon. The military did not disclose how many tunnels snake into Israeli territory from Lebanon or how long the operation would last.
The Redskins Announced That Colt McCoy’s Season Is Over
McCoy was declared out for the game coming out of halftime, and the latest report from ESPN's Lisa Salters shared the bad news. Sanchez, signed two weeks ago, played for the first time since January 1, 2017, when he was with Dallas.
Friends Netflix Streaming is Still Available For Now
Netflix spent an estimated $8 billion on content this year in an effort to have 1,000 original shows and movies on the service. To this day, Netflix is the sole platform in which Friends can be streamed (although it remains widely syndicated on real TV).