Two people were rescued after their dinghy overturned in the Hudson River off Jersey City, New Jersey. A passenger boat quickly picked up one man. The other man was left standing on the capsized boat until he swam to a rescue boat. (July 10)
The “Progress” was launched at 2151 GMT on Monday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan and arrived at the space station in the early hours of Tuesday, 3 hours and 40 minutes later, Russia’s Roscosmos space agency said. The previous record was 5 hours 39 minutes.