WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is spending more than three-quarters of a billion dollars to buy Russian-made helicopters and other aircraft for an Afghan aviation unit that lacks the troops and expertise to operate and maintain the equipment,
BEIJING (AP) — A former Chinese official at the center of a sex scandal has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for taking bribes of more than 3 million yuan ($510,000).
Friday’s sentence comes as China’s leadership
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jon Corzine once saw a boutique brokerage called MF Global as his best hope to rescale the heights of Wall Street he’d once occupied as head of Goldman Sachs.
Now, MF Global is bankrupt. And
Today is Friday, June 28, the 179th day of 2013. There are 186 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlights in History:
On June 28, 1863, during the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln appointed Maj. Gen. George G.
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BEIJING (AP) — The official death toll rose to 35 Friday from an outburst of violence that included knife attacks on police in a far-western region that has seen frequent clashes between China’s Muslim minority Uighurs and the
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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, California (AP) — NASA launched a satellite late Thursday on a mission to explore a little-studied region of the sun and to better forecast space weather that can disrupt communications systems on Earth.
BOSTON (AP) — Jon Lester pitched into the eighth inning before leaving with an apparent injury, and Dustin Pedroia homered in a seven-run second to help the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-4 in the
WASHINGTON (AP) — A former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is under investigation for allegedly leaking classified information about a covert cyberattack on Iran’s nuclear facilities, according to media reports.
Retired Marine Gen. James “Hoss”