NEW YORK (AP) — Officials were hoping to have both runways at LaGuardia Airport up and fully functional after the collapse of a plane’s front landing gear sent it skidding along the tarmac and caused a temporary suspension
WASHINGTON (AP) — Parents are picking up less of their children’s college costs while grants and scholarships now have the top role in paying the bills, according to a report released Tuesday by loan giant Sallie Mae.
Pope Francis arrived in Rio de Janeiro on Monday to begin a weeklong visit to participate in the World Youth Day festival.
After making a no-frills flight on a charter jet from Italy, the pontiff got a rousing,
SANDY POINT, Md. (AP) — A Maryland woman who survived a plunge off the Chesapeake Bay Bridge after a crash says she swam to safety after deciding she didn’t want to die.
Maryland Transportation Authority Police say Morgan
ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) — A pre-trial hearing for a man charged as an accessory to murder in the case involving former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been rescheduled.
Bristol District Attorney Samuel Sutter said the
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Planes with advertising banners may become a thing of the past in the sky above San Francisco.
San Francisco supervisors are mulling an ordinance that would ban aerial advertising above the city, despite the
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after an Alaska Airlines jet was told to abort its landing because another plane crossed the runway.
FAA spokesman Ian Gregor says an air traffic controller had Flight
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. House of Representatives will consider legislation that would cut off funds for the National Security Agency’s surveillance programs and impose limits on their operations.
The chamber’s Rules Committee voted late Monday to allow
DALLAS (AP) — Nearly a dozen people reported being injured in the last five years while riding the Texas roller coaster from which a woman fell to her death last week, though the most serious injuries appear to
PHOENIX (AP) — A New York man has been arrested on allegations that he made threats on Twitter against two Turner Broadcasting anchors who angered him with their coverage of the Jodi Arias trial, Arizona authorities said Monday.
DALLAS (AP) — A federal appeals court again has stopped a Dallas suburb from enforcing a law that bans immigrants in the United States without legal permission from renting apartments.
The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man accused of firing two shots inside a southern Missouri church before he was tackled faces first-degree assault and other charges.
Forty-eight-year-old Earnest Smith of Hartville was charged Monday. No attorney is
CLARKSTON, Ga. (AP) — Democrat Michelle Nunn says she is running for the U.S. Senate from Georgia in 2014.
Nunn, the daughter of former U.S. Sen. Sam Nunn of Georgia, said Monday evening that she is seeking the
ATLANTA (AP) — Another reason to eat breakfast: Skipping it may increase your chances of a heart attack.
A study of older men found those who regularly skipped breakfast had a 27 percent higher risk of a heart
NEW YORK (AP) — Former National League MVP Ryan Braun was suspended without pay for the rest of the season and the postseason Monday in the first penalty of baseball’s investigation of players reportedly tied to a Florida
NEW YORK (AP) — Officials say the nose gear of a plane landing at New York’s LaGuardia Airport collapsed as the aircraft touched down on the runway. The Federal Aviation Administration says the plane landed safely and no
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Dozens of Purdue University professors questioned their new school president’s commitment to academic freedom Monday following the release of emails showing that as governor Mitch Daniels tried to keep a liberal historian’s textbook out of