Archive for October 15th, 2012

  • Specter dies as Congress is at its most polarized

    October 15, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In a May 27, 2010 file photo, President Barack Obama greets Sen. Arlen Specter, D-Pa., at an event honoring Jewish American Heritage Month in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter, longtime Senate moderate...

  • Sept. 11 trial rules under scrutiny at Guantanamo

    October 15, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    FILE- In this March 1, 2003, file photo, obtained by the Associated Press, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the alleged Sept. 11 mastermind, is seen shortly after his capture during a raid in Pakistan. A U.S. military judge is considering broad security rules for the...

  • Endeavour finally reaches permanent LA museum home

    October 15, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    The Space Shuttle Endeavour is slowly moved down Martin Luther King Blvd. in Los Angeles Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012. In thousands of Earth orbits, the space shuttle Endeavour traveled 123 million miles. But the last few miles of its final journey are proving hard...

  • Lithuanians sway toward opposition parties

    October 15, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Lithuanian’s wait for ballots at a polling station in Vilnius, Lithuania, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012. Lithuanians are expected to deal a double-blow to the incumbent conservative government in national elections Sunday by handing a victory to opposition...