Supersonic skydiver Felix Baumgartner was faster than he or anyone else thought during his record-setting jump last October from 24 miles up.Full story
VIENNA (Reuters) - Felix Baumgartner, the skydiver who made headlines around the world last month after jumping from a balloon near the edge of space, will try to overturn an assault conviction next week, saying he acted in self-defense, his lawyer said on Friday. Full story
From Felix Baumgartner's breathtaking skydive from space to the very tense debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney, Willie Geist brings you the week in big news.
Willie Geist and a Morning Joe panel take a look back on some infamous photos and videos that have shown candidates in a less than favorable light.
When Felix Baumgartner jumped from a balloon on the edge of space Sunday, he became the first human to break the sound barrier in a skydive. Now, newly released footage of the entire event shows just how harrowing his journey was. NBC’s Tom Costello reports.
Felix Baumgartner talks about what he was thinking during his record-breaking 24-mile leap to earth.
Felix Baumgartner completed the world’s first supersonic dive at more than Mach 1 and became the first person to reach supersonic speed without traveling in a jet or spacecraft. Here is his full jump.
U.S. actor Tom Cruise poses with Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner on the red carpet for the German language premiere of Cruise's film "Oblivion" in Vienna April 2, 2013. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader (AUSTRIA - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT SPORT)
Austrian space jumper Felix Baumgartner holds his Laureus Action Sports Award of the Year Award during the 2013 Laureus World Sports Awards, at Municipal Theater in Rio de Janeiro March 11, 2013. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes (BRAZIL - Tags: SPORT ENTERTAINMENT)
Austrian space jumper Felix Baumgartner arrives for the 2013 Laureus World Sports Awards in Rio de Janeiro March 11, 2013. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes (BRAZIL - Tags: SPORT SWIMMING)
Austrian space skydiver Felix Baumgartner, Dutch TV presenter Sylvie van der Vaart, Mexican actress Salma Hayek and Sister Ruth Pfau (L-R) appear on stage together after the Bambi 2012 media awards ceremony in Duesseldorf November 22, 2012. The annual Bambi awards honours celebrities from the world