Wednesday's live video events
Space shuttle Discovery is scheduled to land for the final time today.
March 9th, 2011
07:38 AM ET

Wednesday's live video events

After 39 flights and more than 148 million miles in orbit, space shuttle Discovery is expected to call it a career today.  Watch Live for continuing coverage of Discovery's final landing.

Today's programming highlights...

10:30 am ET - CAIR briefing on Muslim 'radicalizaton' hearings - Rep. Peter King's first hearing happens tomorrow, but reaction to it continues to grow.  The Council on American-Islamic Relations briefs reporters on their opposition to the hearings.

10:30 am ET - Sweat lodge manslaughter trial - The trial of author and motivational speaker James Arthur Ray, who is accused of manslaughter in the deaths of three people in a sweat lodge ceremony, continues in Arizona.

11:00 am ET - Australia PM speaks to Congress - It's a great honor for a global dignitary to address a joint meeting of Congress.  Today, Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard will do just that.

11:57 am ET - Shuttle Discovery landing - Space shuttle Discovery will make its first landing attempt at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.  Two hours after the landing, NASA will brief reporters on the Discovery mission.

12:30 pm ET - White House briefing - The civil war in Libya and the debate over government spending is expected to top Jay Carney's daily briefing with the White House press corps.

8:15 pm ET - Endeavour astronauts briefing - The Discovery mission may be coming to an end, but the space shuttle program still has a few flights left.  The six astronauts who will be aboard Endeavour on its final mission in April will speak with reporters. Live is your home for breaking news as it happens.

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  1. personny

    Israel is becoming a nation.

    March 9, 2011 at 7:42 am | Report abuse |
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      March 9, 2011 at 10:27 am | Report abuse |
    • Mary

      We know already

      March 9, 2011 at 4:01 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Cesar

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    March 9, 2011 at 7:54 am | Report abuse |
  3. Cesar

    Should be interesting what the White House has to say about the civil war in Libya. I hope to see a new military base near that region. Let's not have any tea partier left-wingers ruin it for this country with any lobbyists in Washington. Yeah! Go U.S. Military!!

    March 9, 2011 at 8:15 am | Report abuse |
  4. RuffNutt

    Good post Cesar, thank you.

    March 9, 2011 at 8:18 am | Report abuse |
  5. 25 cm pole

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    March 9, 2011 at 8:46 am | Report abuse |
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    March 9, 2011 at 4:23 pm | Report abuse |
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