Loading…
Friday, March 06, 2015
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
HomeNewsNation
Obama: Racial bias in Ferguson police dept not isolated
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama said the type of racial discrimination found in Ferguson, Missouri, is not unique to that police department, and he cast law enforcement reform as a chief struggle for today's civil rights movement.... 3/6/2015 1:37 PM

Plane that skidded through fence at LaGuardia is removed
NEW YORK (AP) -- The rough landing of a Delta jetliner at LaGuardia Airport in a driving snowstorm just minutes after the runway had been plowed has raised questions about when airports should close runways due to snow or ice.... 3/6/2015 1:51 PM

US adds a robust 295K jobs; jobless rate falls to 5.5 pct.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. employers extended a healthy streak of hiring in February by adding 295,000 jobs, the 12th straight monthly gain above 200,000.... 3/6/2015 2:17 PM

Doctor describes pulling Harrison Ford from plane wreckage
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The doctor who helped treat Harrison Ford after his vintage plane crash-landed on a golf course says he found the actor slumped over in the cockpit but conscious.... 3/6/2015 2:16 PM

Ford's real-life bravado equals Han Solo, Indiana Jones
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Harrison Ford is as much the daredevil in real life as Han Solo, Indiana Jones or the other larger-than-life characters that he has played on the screen.... 3/6/2015 9:39 AM

NASA's Dawn spacecraft moves in on dwarf planet Ceres
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The largest celestial body in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter welcomes its first visitor Friday.... 3/6/2015 7:59 AM

3 tell of gruesome injuries, death at Boston Marathon
BOSTON (AP) -- A woman who lost a leg in the Boston Marathon bombing described feeling as if she were in a horror movie: wounded people all around her, including someone covered with soot, dazed and "walking around like a zombie."... 3/6/2015 9:03 AM

Late-winter storm continues to batter South, Northeast
Clocks are springing forward this weekend, but Friday will still feel like winter for much of the country.... 3/6/2015 12:20 PM

More want local beef, but fewer want tough job of cutting it
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Kent Weise loves his work, but after 38 years slaughtering cattle, lugging carcasses that can weigh more than 1,000 pounds and slowly, methodically slicing cuts of meat, he understands why few people want to go into the business anymore.... 3/6/2015 6:15 AM

Illinois oil train derailment involved safer tank cars
GALENA, Ill. (AP) -- Railroad company officials say a fiery oil train derailment in western Illinois involved tank cars that already meet a higher safety standard than what federal law requires.... 3/6/2015 2:23 PM



Recommended for You