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World Trade Center reopens, 13 years after 9/11

 

NEW YORK (AP) — The silvery, 1,776-foot skyscraper that rose from the ashes of 9/11 to become a symbol of American resilience opened for business Monday, as 175 employees of the magazine publishing giant Conde Nast settled into their first day of work in their new offices.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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Guard fired after Obama visit: I'm not a convict

ATLANTA (AP) — A security guard fired after President Barack Obama's trip to Atlanta said Monday that he lost his job because he snapped a picture of the presidential motorcade to send to his mother and is humiliated by news reports wrongly claiming he's a convicted felon.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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Air Force fires 2 nuclear missile corps commanders

WASHINGTON (AP) — Adding to signs of distress in the nuclear force, the Air Force fired two commanders and disciplined a third in response to internal investigations of leadership lapses and misbehavior at two of its three intercontinental ballistic missile bases.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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Costly and competitive Senate campaign nears end

WASHINGTON (AP) — On a final, furious day of campaigning, Republicans strained to capture control of the Senate while Democrats struggled to limit their congressional losses in elections midway through an unpopular President Barack Obama's second term.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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Many questions still unanswered in spaceship crash

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal accident investigators have an early sense of what went wrong before an experimental spaceship designed to ferry tourists beyond the Earth's atmosphere broke apart during a test flight. But they still don't know why the craft prematurely shifted its shape prior to the deadly crash.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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US investigating Honda for incomplete reports

DETROIT (AP) — Federal regulators are investigating whether Honda Motor Co. failed to report deaths and injuries that occurred in its vehicles.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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Midterm elections carry high stakes for US economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The midterm slugfest for control of the U.S. Senate could have far-reaching effects on the economy.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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1 arrested in Halloween hit-and-run deaths

 

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A 31-year-old man was arrested in the hit-and-run deaths of three teenage girls who had gone trick-or-treating on Halloween, authorities said Monday.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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