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Recording-setting Spacewalk Ends with Antenna in Wrong Spot

A record-setting Russian spacewalk ended with a critical antenna in the wrong position Friday outside the International Space Station. NASA's Mission Control reported that the antenna was still working. Nevertheless, Russian space officials were convening a special team to see whether further action would be necessary. The antenna is used for communications with Russia's Mission Control outside Moscow. The trouble arose toward the end of the more than 8 hour spacewalk — the...

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