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Russia Postpones First Launch from New Spaceport

The first rocket launch from Russia's new cosmodrome, Vostochny, has been postponed one day for technical reasons. Russian media reported early Wednesday that the launch of a Soyuz rocket carrying three satellites was stopped just minutes before takeoff from the site where construction has been delayed by numerous problems. A second attempt at the launch is scheduled for the same time Thursday -- 11:01 a.m. local time. President Vladimir Putin has traveled to the cosmodrome to...

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