SAN JOSE, California (AP) — Twice as fast as an airplane, cheaper than a bullet train and completely self-powered: that’s the mysterious transportation system for which inventor and entrepreneur Elon Musk is promising to reveal design plans Monday.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Hard-line Iranian lawmakers have challenged the new president’s proposed Cabinet makeup, accusing him of nominating pro-Western figures and opposition supporters to ministerial posts.
But President Hasan Rouhani told parliament on Monday that his government’s
STOCKHOLM (AP) — A man sentenced to life in prison for a string of shootings against immigrants in the Swedish city of Malmo has confessed to one of the murders.
Peter Mangs had so far denied his involvement
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — In a gaffe that has attracted plenty of media attention in the heat of Australia’s election campaign, opposition leader Tony Abbott told a gathering of conservative party faithful on Monday that no one is
NEW YORK (AP) — David Baldacci has decided to enter the fantasy world.
The best-selling thriller writer has a deal with Scholastic Inc. for a young adult novel, “The Finisher.” Scholastic, a top children’s publisher, announced Monday that
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A new monthly subscription service run by a pair of San Francisco Bay Area brothers aims to ease suffering for those with a serious case of Pac-Man fever.
With their rental service, All You
BAGHDAD (AP) — Al-Qaida’s branch in Iraq has claimed responsibility for attacks that killed 69 people during the Muslim holiday following the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
Saturday’s attacks targeted mostly cafes and busy marketplaces. They
NEW YORK (AP) — The official DC Comics poster for the New York Comic Con features Superman and Wonder Woman in front of a completed One World Trade Center.
The Daily News (http://nydn.us/11YB6ma ) reports that French artist
CAIRO (AP) — The leader of the Yemen-based al-Qaida offshoot has vowed to free fellow militants from prisons everywhere and urged them to remain faithful to the terror group’s ideology.
The message by Nasser al-Wahishi, posted on militant
ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — For some Minnesota motorists, helicopters could get in the way of the commute this week.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation… More »