Hollywood finds hero in embassy attack

by Drew Zahn -- Historical epics and "based on a true story" stories can be tricky endeavors. Inevitably, someone will accuse the filmmaker of historical revisionism or bias. If the movie depicts more…

Legendary American senator dies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — Former senator Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania, one of the nation’s most durable political figures, who during three decades in the Senate became known for his more…

Peanut firm tied to salmonella expands recall

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — The New Mexico food producer linked to salmonella-tainted peanut butter has expanded its recall to include raw and roasted peanuts, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration more…

Skydive from edge of space a success

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) As he plummeted towards the ground, sickeningly spinning head-over-heels, millions of spectators could only imagine the terror Felix Baumgartner felt as his free fall transformed into more…

Navy: Submarine, Aegis cruiser collide

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The Pentagon said late Saturday that it is investigating why a Navy submarine collided with an Aegis cruiser during routine operations at an undisclosed location. The more…

'Operation Drawbridge' aims at border invaders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WOAI Radio) Linda Vickers always thought that the thousand acre cattle and horse ranch she and her husband operate southwest of Corpus Christi was about the most out more…