By LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Tuesday the U.S. is concerned about the impact insider attacks are having on its forces in Afghanistan.
But he insisted Gen. John Allen, the top U.S. commander there, is taking necessary
By DEB RIECHMANNAssociated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - NATO's decision to restrict operations with small Afghan forces to mitigate the threat of insider attacks means fewer boots on patrols and a shift in how the U.S.-led coalition will fight the war in Afghanistan.
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - If Newsweek intended its latest cover story to spark conversation, it certainly got what it was looking for.
The magazine's cover essay, "Muslim Rage: How I Survived It, How We Can End It," has spawned a huge response on Twitter.
NEW YORK (AP) - Authorities say two commercial passenger jets have been searched at John F. Kennedy International Airport because of an anonymous phone call claiming explosives were on them. They say no explosives have been found.
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey spokesman Ron Marsico says
By The Associated Press
Apple: iPhone 5 orders topped 2M in 24 hours
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - Orders for the new iPhone 5 topped 2 million in 24 hours, more than double the amount of its predecessor over the same period.
Since Apple started taking iPhone 5 orders on its website at 3 a.m.
By JOSHUA FREEDAP Airlines Writer
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Airlines are boosting service to North Dakota to haul in workers drawn by the state's oil boom.
Delta Air Lines Inc. said Monday that it will add two round-trips a day between Minneapolis and Williston, N.D. And United Airlines is set to
By The Associated Press
DELAYS TAKE OFF: The number of long delays in July involving planes stuck on airport tarmacs was more than the previous eight months combined.
BLAME THE WEATHER: Sixteen delayed flights were in or out of Chicago O'Hare on July 13, a day of severe thunderstorms. All
By MARCIA DUNNAP Aerospace Writer
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Space shuttle Endeavour apparently doesn't want to leave home.
NASA's youngest shuttle was supposed to depart Florida's Kennedy Space Center on Monday for its permanent museum home in Los Angeles. But stormy weather along
By SAMANTHA BOMKAMPAP Airlines Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The number of long delays in July involving planes stuck on airport tarmacs was more than the previous eight months combined, the government said Monday.
Twenty eight planes were stuck on the ground at U.S. airports for more than three hours
By MATTHEW PENNINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, renowned for her peaceful struggle against military rule, began a marathon tour of the U.S. Monday, the latest milestone in her remarkable journey from political prisoner to globe-trotting