This is a good report on the challenge of climate change for the national parks. How important is this? Climate change isn’t the first challenge to the wonders that national parks protect. Air pollution, the threat of oil and gas extraction on their borders, budget woes and the arrival of non-native species have all put […]
Weekend of May 28-29 | PBS airs the star-studded National Memorial Day Concert.
In a great catch by Washington Examiner’s Eddie Scarry, MSNBC aired Thursday afternoon an hysterical promo for far-left activist Al Sharpton’s PoliticsNation show that’s been relegated to Sunday mornings after low ratings at the previous weekday slot at 6:00 p.m. Show More Summary
Major League Soccer’s first game to air nationally on FOX broadcast television was viewed by 595,000 people. The match featured New York City against New York Red Bulls, which was shown live from 3:30-5:30pm. FOX’s live coverage of New York City versus New York Red Bulls was a first in a number of ways. Show More Summary
TORONTO — Twenty thousand seats line the Air Canada Centre, but they are empty. The high-definition scoreboard is dark, the speakers silent. On game nights, the arena is packed and booming, a cauldron of happy chaos and national pride. Show More Summary
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A New York woman who was arrested outside an Air National Guard base while taking pictures for a “Support Our Troops” website is due to get over $1 million after suing for false arrest. Nancy Genovese claimed Suffolk County sheriff’s deputies humiliated her in July 2009 while she photographed a decorative […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. lawmakers said Tuesday they are encouraged by growing defense cooperation with India but remain concerned about religious intolerance and slavery in the South Asian nation ahead of a visit by its prime minister. There is strong support among U.S. Show More Summary
Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. is expanding a recall, based on recent information from Takata and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, involving Takata front passenger air bag inflators. According to Takata, a safety defect may arise in a particular type of front passenger air bag inflator due to propellant degradation occurring after prolonged exposure […]
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s Defense Ministry has protested a U.S. reconnaissance flight over the Sea of Japan near the nation’s borders, saying it jeopardized air safety in the area. The ministry said in Monday’s statement that it summoned a U.S. military attaché to indicate that the U.S. crew’s “unprofessional” action “raised the danger of collision […]
He came from a family of pilots. One uncle was an air force captain. Two cousins, like him, flew for the national carrier, EgyptAir. Mohamed Saeed Shokair died doing what he was born to do, family members said Sunday at a funeral service for the pilot of EgyptAir Flight 804, which crashed into...
Relations between Bernie Sanders and Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz have long been tense. And in an interview scheduled to be aired Sunday, Sanders made it clear he isn’t in any rush to make nice with the DNC, saying he is supporting Schultz’s primary opponent. Show More Summary
Senior national security analyst Juan Zarate joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the Egypt Air disaster.
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentine President Mauricio Macri on Friday nominated Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra as a candidate to become Secretary-General of the United Nations, in a vote that may hand the top job to a woman for the first time ever.
If our air isn't clean, our communities can't be healthy. I grew up just outside Gatlinburg, Tennessee, the gateway community to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, where my dad worked as the chief scientist. Growing up in the Smokies, clean air was essential to the health of the national park, visitors and local residents, and the economy. Show More Summary
The commanding officer at the Ohio Air National Guard base near Toledo will be leaving in August to take a Pentagon staff position. Air Force Col. Craig Baker, who has been the 180th Fighter Wing'...
Imagine serving your country in the United States Air Force. The incredible investment of protecting our nation is far beyond what most could invest in a lifetime, so it would be fitting that once veterans are discharged from duty, their transition to civilian life be marked by zero complications. Show More Summary
A record 231.1 million passengers are expected to travel on U.S.-based airlines this summer, a 4% increase over last summer. That was the forecast Wednesday from Airlines for America, the trade group for the nation's air carriers. The prediction is good news for the airline industry but it could...
There are advantages to nominating a reality TV star: “Announcing the vice presidential nominee before the convention is like announcing winner of ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ before the final show is on the air,” one Trump campaign source said. Show More Summary
It is that time again. Each time new season of ABC's The Bachelorette is set to air, I get approached to comment. Three years ago, I was picked to be a candidate on that show, but I refused. Why? Because I did not want to be the token...Show More Summary
The Maine Air National Guard's 101st Air Refueling Wing is in high demand, which is why the unit has more than six dozen personnel currently deployed.