North Korea’s party congress: The ruling party is holding its first congress in more than three decades. The BBC reports that Kim Jong-un will use the occasion to “consolidate his control of the country.”
Fort McMurray fire, cont’d:
Scottish nationalists claim victory: But the SNP failed to win a majority in the Scottish Parliament.
The SNP has tonight won an historic third term as Scotland's government. I pledge to be First Minister for all of Scotland. #SP16— Nicola Sturgeon (@NicolaSturgeon) May 6, 2016
It was an especially bad night for the Labour Party in its traditional stronghold where they lost ground to Britain’s ruling Conservatives.
A successful SpaceX launch:
Successful satellite deploy confirmed— SpaceX (@SpaceX) May 6, 2016
The Falcon 9 second stage delivered JCSAT-14 to a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit pic.twitter.com/GA5x9GMlgW— SpaceX (@SpaceX) May 6, 2016
Landing confirmed. Second stage continuing to carry JCSAT-14 to a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit. pic.twitter.com/HfHI5cwoYX— SpaceX (@SpaceX) May 6, 2016
Boaty McBoatface, no more: The vessel will be named after David Attenborough.
But fear not:
News from last night here