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Saturday, July 06, 2013
Two people died Saturday in the crash-landing at San Francisco International Airport of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 from Seoul, South Korea, San Francisco's fire chief says.
Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White says everyone who had been on board the flight is accounted for.
National Transportation Safety Board chairwoman Debbie Hersman said ...
Friday, June 21, 2013
Facebook has discovered a bug that compromised contact information for millions of people. The company estimates that about 6 million users had email addresses or telephone numbers inadvertently shared with others they have a connection to.
CNN explains how the accidental sharing occurred:
"The bug, which has ...
Friday, June 21, 2013
Monday, June 10, 2013
Saturday, June 08, 2013
A construction worker has turned himself in to police in connection with Wednesday's building collapse in Philadelphia. The incident killed six people and wounded more than a dozen.
"Sean Benschop was demolishing a four-story building next to a Salvation Army thrift store, when part of the structure collapsed onto ...
Monday, June 03, 2013
In covering the devastating tornadoes in Oklahoma, we've been asking a lot of questions about safety and preparedness. On Saturday, a meteorologist told NPR's Wade Goodwyn that "there is no universal, one-size-fits-all guidance or safety rules for tornadoes."
Some of the online commenters on that story had ...
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Gnomes marched their way into one of England's most prestigious gardening events this year. The 100th annual Chelsea Flower Show, which ends Saturday, opened its gates to the flower-friendly creatures for the first time.
Gnomes decorated by celebrities made their debut at the show and are now up ...
Saturday, May 18, 2013
France is officially the 14th country to legalize gay marriage. Saturday, President Francois Hollande signed a bill that Parliament had passed in April, which gives same-sex couples the right to marry and adopt.
Opposition had stalled Hollande's action. As the BBC reports, after the Senate and National ...
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Sunday, May 05, 2013
Israeli warplanes attacked a military research center near Damascus early Sunday, according to intelligence reports and Syrian state media. The attack prompted Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal al Mekdad to deem it a "declaration of war" by Israel, CNN reports.
The facility in question, in the Damascus suburb of ...
Saturday, May 04, 2013
Israel has conducted an airstrike against a target in Syria, in an apparent attempt to keep a shipment of missiles from reaching Hezbollah, according to multiple news agencies citing Israeli and U.S. officials.
Israel has not officially confirmed reports that it carried out the attack on a target in Syria, ...
Sunday, April 28, 2013
Charlotte, N.C., Mayor Anthony Foxx will be nominated by the president to be the next transportation secretary on Monday, a White House official confirms.
From member station WFAE in Charlotte, Ben Bradford reports Foxx has three main transportation credentials.
"As mayor, he's advocated for expansion of the city's light rail ...
Friday, April 26, 2013
Surveyors have found what appears to be part of a plane that hit the World Trade Center towers on Sept. 11, 2001, New York police say. The piece of landing gear is about 3 feet wide and 1.5 feet deep, police tell The Associated Press.
In a statement, NYPD Deputy ...
Sunday, April 21, 2013
"We lost everything in such a short time," a Chinese college student tells The Associated Press.
An earthquake in southwestern China Saturday caused his family's home to collapse, crushing his grandfather.
Xinhua news agency reports at least 186 people were killed by the quake, more than 11,000 were injured ...
Sunday, April 21, 2013
Reese Witherspoon and her husband, James Toth, were arrested early Friday morning in Atlanta, Variety reports. A police report obtained by Variety says a state trooper saw Toth weaving over a double line.
"Toth appeared disheveled and his breath smelled of alcohol, according to the police report, prompting the ...
Friday, April 19, 2013
After an hours-long "shelter-in-place" advisory ended in Watertown, Mass., a man walked into his yard Friday to find blood on the tarp covering his boat.
At a press conference Friday night, Boston Police Commissioner Edward Davis gave this and other details that led law enforcement to take the second suspect ...
Thursday, April 18, 2013
"A former justice of the peace has been charged with murder in the slayings of a North Texas district attorney and his assistant who prosecuted him for theft, officials announced Thursday," The Associated Press reports. Eric Williams is also charged with the murder of the district attorney's wife.
Friday, April 12, 2013
The president of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement union is calling on Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida to step down from the Gang of Eight. The bipartisan group of lawmakers is working on immigration overhaul legislation, which could be released next week, and Rubio is considered an important ...
Sunday, April 07, 2013
Saturday, April 06, 2013
And then there were two.
Following Saturday's Final Four match-ups in Atlanta, the stage is set for Monday's NCAA men's basketball championship where overall No. 1-seeded Louisville will face off against Michigan to take home the coveted NCAA title.
This will be the first game between the two teams, who ...