The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

This Afternoon

Hi73° Sunny

Tonight

Lo46° Isolated Showers then Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi66° Mostly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers

Saturday Night

Lo44° Mostly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi67° Mostly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo46° Mostly Clear

Monday

Hi68° Sunny

Monday Night

Lo45° Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers

Tuesday

Hi64° Slight Chance Showers

Tuesday Night

Lo45° Slight Chance Showers then Mostly Cloudy

Olympic torch blasts off to International Space Station

Send to Kindle
Print This

MOSCOW — A Russian spacecraft carrying the Olympic torch and three astronauts has docked with the International Space Station.

Video streamed by the U.S. space agency NASA reported a flawless docking today about six hours after the craft blasted off from Russia’s manned space facility in Baikonur, Kazakhstan.

The unlit torch for the 2014 Winter Olympics in the Russian city of Sochi is to be taken on a spacewalk Saturday, then return to Earth on Monday with three departing space…

View my options or Sign in