Faced by families of victims of the recent Florida mass shooting on CNN, Marco Rubio took a new stance on gun laws: The notoriously risk-averse senator endorsed raising the age for buying a rifle and said he was “reconsidering” opposition to limits on high-capacity magazines.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk hopes to test launch its first Falcon Heavy rocket today. The rocket is the same size as the company’s standard Falcon 9 rocket but has two additional boosters so it can carry much heavier payloads to orbit. Success could take Musk one step closer to his goal of sending people to space.
Cycling legend Lance Armstrong, who had his 7 Tour titles stripped for steroid use, will host a reception for ‘Icarus,’ Netflix’s Oscar-nominated doping documentary. “It’s hard to imagine that I could be blown away by much in that realm but I was. Incredible work @bryanfogel!" Armstrong tweeted.
For the second straight week in a row, NBC's ‘Today’ show, led by Savannah Guthrie, topped ABC’s ‘Good Morning America’ in Nielsen ratings. GMA topped all but one week of 2017 until Matt Lauer was fired on November 28 for sexual assault allegations.