Super jumbo jet clips another plane at JFK airport

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

NEW YORK - Two jets involved in a fender bender at New York City's John F. Kennedy Airport will be inspected to determine the extent of their damage. Air France Flight 7, bound for..
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More quakes rattle northeastern Japan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A fresh round of tremors, including one with a magnitude of 6.3, shook northern Japan on Tuesday afternoon, the Japan Meteorological Agency reported.
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Japanese officials raise radiation threat level

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ola Alak

TOKYO (AP) - After raising the crisis level at Japan's crippled nuclear plant to "major accident" status, government officials are urging the public not to panic. They bumped ..
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Group: Syria blocked injured from medical care

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Syrian security forces in last Friday\'s bloody demonstrations blocked wounded protesters from getting medical care, a humanitarian watchdog said on Tuesday, citing witness accounts.
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U.N. chief: Ivory Coast violence should stop after Gbagbo's arrest

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

As Ivory Coast residents adjust to life with a clear leader and relative stability after months of bloodshed, the chief of the United Nations called for President Alassane Ouattara to ensure there is no retaliation against supporters of a former leader whose refusal to step aside spurred a civil war.
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CNN arrests expose Bahrain crackdown

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

We were standing outside a home in the village of Bani Jamrah when 20 heavily-armed men surrounded us. Their faces covered with black ski masks, they pointed machine guns at us and demanded we get on the ground.
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Japan disaster now on Chernobyl level

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Japanese authorities \"provisionally\" declared the country\'s nuclear accident a level-7 event on the international scale for nuclear disasters -- the highest level -- putting it on par with the 1986 Chernobyl disaster.
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Japan nuclear agency raises threat level

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Japan\'s government Monday called for evacuations for several towns beyond the danger zone already declared around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, warning that residents could receive high doses of radiation over the coming months.
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At least 6 killed in latest Japan earthquake

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A magnitude 6.6 earthquake rattled the northeastern coast of Japan Monday evening, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
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Military: 2 U.S. troops believed killed by drones

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The deaths of two U.S. service members in southern Afghanistan last week is being investigated as a possible friendly-fire incident, a spokesman for the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force told CNN.
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France's burqa ban takes effect

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

France\'s controversial ban on wearing Islamic veils such as burqas and niqabs takes effect Monday.
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Libyan rebels reject African Union proposal

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Embattled Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi has agreed in principle to stop all hostilities in his North African nation and let in outside forces to help keep the peace, his government and African Union mediators said Monday in a joint statement.
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Obama prevents budget cuts to favorite programs

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON - A close look at the government shutdown-dodging agreement to cut federal spending by $38 billion reveals that lawmakers significantly eased the fiscal pain by pruning ..
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WH: Obama regrets vote against raising debt limit

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON- The White House said Monday that President Barack Obama regrets his vote as a senator in 2006 against raising the debt limit - a vote he's now pressuring Congress to ta..
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Romney announces WH exploratory committee

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON- Republican Mitt Romney on Monday took the first steps toward a second presidential bid, telling supporters in an economy-focused announcement that he had formed an expl..
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Airports preparing for new, bigger 747's

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

NEW YORK (AP) - The biggest version yet of Boeing's jumbo 747 could soon be flying into airports that have never seen aircraft that large before.    Airports from Ro..
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Wal-Mart looking to lure back shoppers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

NEW YORK (AP) - Wal-Mart is hammering home its low-price message with a new ad campaign in a bid to bring back customers.    The campaign, starting today, bears the ..
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Proposal to end Yemen unrest falls short

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A proposal by a coalition of Persian Gulf nations to decrease tensions between the government and the opposition in Yemen may have done just the opposite.
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Suspect leads Mexican officials to more mass graves

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Authorities located four new mass graves in northern Mexico over the weekend after the arrest of a suspect in the kidnapping and killings of bus passengers, the Mexican military said.
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McChrystal to oversee White House initiative

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON - Nearly a year after President Barack Obama fired Gen. Stanley McChrystal as his top commander in Afghanistan, the White House has asked him to head a new advisory boar..
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