| Aug 27, 2013
| 3:40 PM
The merger to create the world's largest airline will have to get the green light from a U.S. District Court. The question now is when will the trial start.
The U.S. Department of Justice asked a district court judge Tuesday to set a March 3 trial...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:43 PM
WASHINGTON – The U.S. government hasn’t secretly cut off economic or military aid to Egypt, the White House said Tuesday, denying news reports that the assistance program is on hold.
But a spokesman for President Obama did not contest the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:11 PM
A day after the U.S. Department of Justice sued to block the mega-merger of American Airlines and US Airways, attorneys for the carriers called the legal challenge weak and said they are looking forward to battling the government in court.
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:07 AM
A power blackout beginning the afternoon of Aug. 14, 2003, cascaded from northeast Ohio to seven other states and parts of Canada, reaching 50 million people. Some of the immediate and long-term effects:
THE DARK SIDE: Outages of various durations...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:27 AM
Los Angeles Clippers forward Lamar Odom is being investigated in connection with a reported battery and grand theft incident involving a paparazzo in Hollywood, L.A. police said Thursday.
The incident, which was captured on video, took place around 4:45...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Efforts near Dillingham to stop fuel leaks from a fishing vessel that capsized last month are proceeding this week, although state officials say a salmon fishery remains closed by the incident.
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the U.S. Coast...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Attorneys representing a man who said he was the victim of a "brutal and unjustified physical attack" by Scottie Pippen filed a $4-million lawsuit Thursday against the former NBA All-Star in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
Camran Shafighi, 49,...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 3:14 PM
U.S.-Russian relations have been deteriorating since President Vladimir Putin returned to the Kremlin last year and began ratcheting up anti-American rhetoric that has played into "old stereotypes about the Cold War,” President Obama said at a White...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 8:58 PM
Charles Carr, who was just 18 and a college freshman when he drove country music legend Hank Williams on his final journey more than 60 years ago, died July 1 after a brief illness. He was 79.
His death was confirmed by Beth Petty, director of the...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 1:59 AM
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Taiwan and the Philippines restored relations this week after working for three months to ease anger over a fishing boat shooting incident that gutted normally friendly ties between two Pacific Rim allies.
On Thursday night, the...
| Aug 8, 2013
No flights were canceled in July and only five of the scheduled 124 SkyWest flights between Aberdeen and the Twin Cities departed more than 15 minutes late. That was the fewest late flights in any month so far this year.
SkyWest serves Aberdeen with...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 10:31 AM
A technology problem Monday night shut down reservation systems at several major airlines, including American Airlines, but was resolved Tuesday morning.
The data processing system used by about 400 airlines, including American, Alaska, JetBlue and...