Last mission to repair the Hubble telescope Hubble space telescope discoveries have enriched our understanding of the cosmos. In this special report, you will see facts about the Hubble space telescope, discoveries it has made and what the last mission's goals are.
For their own good
Fifty years ago, they were screwed-up kids sent to the Florida School for Boys to be straightened out. But now they are screwed-up men, scarred by the whippings they endured. Read the story and see a video and portrait gallery.
The independents who fueled John McCain's previous victories couldn't vote in Florida, so McCain pulled together enough moderate and liberal Republicans to overcome Mitt Romney's advantage with conservatives. McCain fared especially well with Cuban-Americans and Republicans dissatisfied with the Bush administration.
Voters like winners
Rudy Giuliani's strategy was to accept early losses in smaller states so he could dominate Florida and show national electability. But voters didn't share his comfort with those losses. Giuliani's anemic results leading up to Florida undercut the core point of his campaign.
You can't win if you can't campaign
In Iowa, the turning point for Barack Obama was his rousing speech to a Democratic dinner and the TV ads it spawned. But Obama couldn't give the speech in Florida because of a September pledge not to campaign. That froze the race at September levels, when Hillary Clinton had a commanding lead.