NASA and SpaceX delay their historic astronaut launch to Saturday afternoon due to bad weather

Incessant rain and even a tornado warning earlier in the day were eventually too much for the teams at SpaceX and NASA, which postponed the return of American astronauts to space for the weekend because of bad weather.

The mission plans to take astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley to the International Space Station, the first time in nine years that an American crew has taken off from U.S. soil since the end of the space shuttle program nine years ago. Read more here.