Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems says the company and partner L-3 Communications have successfully test-fired a laser-guided rocket developed with the United Arab Emirates, demonstrating its potential use for protecting ships.
Police and fire equipment block the streets near the World Trade Center in New York City on Feb. 26, 1993. An underground explosion rocked the twin tower complex. (AP Photo/Val Mazzuka)
PHOENIX — Steve Nash scored 18 points and had the sixth
20-assist game of his career Friday night in Phoenix's 123-101 rout
of the Golden State Warriors.
PHILADELPHIA — Cole Hamels grew up watching Andy Pettitte pitch
important playoff games and still tries to imitate his icy glare on
DALLAS — Steven Reinprecht scored three times in a
5-minute-11-second span of the first period, and Rostislav Olesz
scored in the second round of a shootout to give the Florida
Panthers a 6-5 victory over the Dallas Stars on Friday night.
The Dow shot up nearly 200 points on Thursday, continuing to
flirt with 10,000 on news that the gross domestic product grew 3.5
NEW YORK — Americans are paying more for gasoline than they did
last year as the holidays approached — billions of dollars that
could go to books, clothes and Barbie dolls instead being spent at
Could the controversial appraisal system imposed nationwide by
mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac last May — and now tied
to lowball property valuations, busted home-sale transactions, and
higher fees to consumers — be on its way out?
NEW YORK — Regulators shut nine banks Friday, including Los
Angeles-based California National, as the still-weak economy
produces a stream of loan defaults.
More money won't fix broken system
CAMPINAS, Brazil — A German man reportedly dumped by a Brazilian
woman he met on the Internet has been living in an airport for 13
days and isn't saying when he will leave.
NEW YORK.– Kobe Bryant estaba a unas cuantas horas de celebrar
otro campeonato cuando la sombra enorme de Shaquille O'Neal volvió
NEW YORK — Stocks tumbled Friday as a drop in consumer spending
fanned worries that the economic recovery won’t be sustainable.