By DAVID SHARPAssociated Press
ELEPHANT MOUNTAIN, Maine (AP) - Flying low over snowy terrain on a Cold War training mission, Lt. Col. Dan Bulli's massive B-52 bomber hit turbulence that shook the plane so violently that he couldn't read the gauges. Pulling back on the yoke and pushing
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A plane carrying three Utah men crashed shortly after takeoff in Texas Saturday, killing all three aboard, authorities said.
The Piper PA-46 had taken off from an airport near Paris, Texas, around 8 a.m. when it went down.
The Texas Department of Public Safety identified the
By MATTHEW PENNINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. military is preparing its first search in eight years for remains of American soldiers lost in Myanmar during World War II, an official said Friday.
The resumption of the search is a product of the revived U.S. ties with the country
By TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - An investigation into a commuter ferry crash that injured dozens of people during a morning commute this week is focusing on the ferry's engines and why they may have failed, federal officials said Friday.
The Seastreak Wall Street ferry from Atlantic
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. WHEN US TROOPS WILL PULL OUT OF AFGHANISTAN
That will be the topic of discussion between Obama and Karzai when they meet today.
2. WHAT THE WHITE HOUSE WANTS TO DO
NEW YORK (AP) - BATS Global Markets, the stock-exchange operator that likes to tout itself as tech-savvy, has another computer glitch on its hands.
The company told customers on Wednesday that a computer problem had prevented some clients from getting the best price for their trades. The
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Some 3.8 million homeowners will share in an $8.5 billion settlement over improper foreclosure and mortgage servicing practices, the Federal Reserve and Office of the Comptroller of Currency (OCC) has announced.
The agreement, reached with 10 of the nation's largest
By DAVID PORTERAssociated Press
OLD BRIDGE, N.J. (AP) - A New York City-bound commuter bus hit a mini school bus from behind, knocking it onto its side, and then slammed into a tree, injuring at least 17 people, two critically, authorities said.
No students were on the Old Bridge school bus, which
By COLLEEN LONG and DAVID B. CARUSOAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A high-speed commuter ferry that crashed into a lower Manhattan dock, injuring dozens of people, had recently undergone a major overhaul that gave it new engines and a new propulsion system, and officials were looking into whether
By BETSY BLANEYAssociated Press
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - A grand jury on Wednesday declined to indict the driver of a float involved in a train collision that killed four U.S. military veterans in a West Texas parade.
Dale Andrew Hayden, the driver of the truck pulling the float, will not face charges