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Military jets safely escort NYC, Detroit flights

September 12, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

This photo provided by Joey Mentzer, passengers are escorted off an Frontier Airlines plane on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011 at Detroit’s Metropolitan Airport. Police detained three passengers in Detroit after the crew of the Frontier Airlines flight from Denver reported suspicious activity on board and NORAD officials sent two F-16 jets to shadow the flight...

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Judge warns Wash. union to halt illegal tactics

September 9, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

A union sign left from Wednesday’s clash between police and union workers is seen in the grass and dirt as police patrol an entrance at the Port of Longview in Longview, Wash., Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011. Hundreds of Longshore workers stormed the Port of...

Power back on for most in Ariz., Calif. and Mexico

September 9, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

A stranded passenger sleeps in the baggage claim area at San Diego’s Lindbergh Field after a blackout Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011. A power outage is affecting millions of people across southern California, Arizona and Mexico. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy) SAN...

Sewage-tainted floodwaters threaten public health

September 9, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

A boil water notice is posted in a storefront on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011 in Woodstock, Vt. Drinking water supplies in Vermont suffered damages in flooding from Tropical Storm Irene. Some communities remain under boil water orders and private well owners are...

NYC heightens security to counter potential threat

September 9, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

A couple of police officers ride the shuttle between New York’s Times Square and Grand Central Station, Friday, Sept. 9, 2011. Just days before the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, U.S. counterterrorism officials are chasing a credible but...

Wind delays NASA launch of twin moon spacecraft

September 8, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

This framegrab image from NASA-TV shows the twin GRAIL satellites sitting on launch pad 37-A at the 15-minute hold mark atop a United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket Thursday Sept. 8, 2011. NASA is sending the probes on a long, roundabout trip to the moon....

Texas residents quickly fled as wildfire closed in

September 8, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

An area destroyed by wildfire surrounds a water tower, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011, in Bastrop, Texas. The fire has destroyed more than 600 homes and blackened about 45 square miles in and around Bastrop. A search team on Wednesday will begin looking for more...

US stocks follow European markets higher

September 7, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Sept. 6, 2011 photo, Gregg Maloney of Barclays Capital, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Global stocks rebounded Wednesday, Sept. 7, from the previous day’s steep sell-off as investor sentiment was buoyed by a German court...

Lee's remnants bring fresh flood worries to East

September 7, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Water covers the road at the entrance to Camp Jordan Park in Chattanooga, Tenn, Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011. (AP Photo/Chattanooga Times Free Press, Angela Lewis) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — As the leftovers from Tropical Storm Lee brought welcome wet weather to...

3 Guard members killed in Nevada IHOP rampage

September 7, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Eduardo Sencion, 32, seen in a photo provided by the Carson City Sheriff’s Office, is the suspect in a shooting rampage at an IHOP restaurant in Carson City, Nev., on Tuesday morning, Sept. 6, 2011. (AP Photo/Carson City Sheriff’s Office) CARSON...