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WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is on the verge of proposing long-awaited rules for commercial drone operations in U.S. skies, but key decisions on how much access to grant drones are likely to come from Congress next year. Federal...
A relative shows a picture of passengers believed to be on board the missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 at the airport in Surabaya, East Java, on Dec. 28. The AirAsia plane with 162 people on board went missing en route from Indonesia to Singapore early...
An AirAsia flight with 162 aboard lost contact with ground controllers over the Java Sea between Surabaya, Indonesia, and the plane’s intended destination, Singapore, the airline said Sunday. Air traffic controllers lost communication with flight...
Chairman Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right, speaks with Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., before the start of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee hearing on ‘The State of VA Health Care’ on May 15, 2014....
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR:  North Korea today blamed President Obama for Sony’s decision to release the controversial film “The Interview”, which tells the story of a fictional...
New York City Police Department officers salute at the funeral of slain officer Rafael Ramos, one of two officers murdered while sitting in their patrol car in an ambush in Brooklyn. Credit: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images Tens of thousands of mourners...