A tense situation emerged on Thursday when two jets collided in Miami near the gates at Miami International Airport. No one was injured, but hundreds of passengers were stuck for hours trying to make arrangements for another flight.
The mother of Trayvon Martin urged lawmakers on Wednesday to throw their support behind a bill that would repeal Florida's controversial Stand Your Ground law, which she blamed for the death of her son who would have turned 18 on February 5.
During the past two years as his frustration with a "dysfunctional" Congress has grown, President Barack Obama has resorted to bypassing the legislative branch as he did on Wednesday to implement tighter gun control laws.
Singer Shakira and Spanish footballer Gerard Piqué are asking fans to donate gifts like mosquito nets and vaccines for the world's poorest children in an online baby shower to mark the couple's first child.
Japan's two leading airlines grounded their fleets of Boeing (BA.N) 787s on Wednesday after one of the Dreamliner passenger jets made an emergency landing, the latest in a series of incidents to heighten safety concerns over a plane many see as the future of commercial aviation.
President Barack Obama proposed a new assault weapons ban and mandatory background checks for all gun buyers on Wednesday as he tried to channel national outrage over the Newtown school massacre into the biggest U.S. gun-control push in decades.
Research In Motion hasn't said much about its new BlackBerry Z10 ahead of its Jan. 30 official unveiling, but recent leaks of purported pictures, and first commercials for the smartphone continue to suggest handset will be available on Verizon and AT&T and will be well worth the wait.
Arguably the most popular Android tablet yet, Google's Nexus 7 has come just about as close as one can to capturing the magic Apple has achieved with its iPad. Google's device also has over 600,000 apps to choose from. Here, in no particular order, are our top five picks for essential apps to add to your new Android tablet.
The 16-year-old boy that opened fire on Taft High School in California Thursday, fatally shooting one student and injuring another, had planned the attack in advance to target students who had bullied him for more than a year, the Christian Science Monitor reported.
The first-ever tablet from Microsoft, Surface RT, stole most of the headlines when the company released the device last fall, but Micropsft still has another, and arguably superior, tablet coming at the end of January: The Surface Pro.
The school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn. never happened. It was a conspiracy perpetrated by the media. That's at least what one professor is claiming in a diatribe on his personal blog sure to spark outrage following the tragedy that left 20 children and six adults dead just weeks ago.
Vice President Joe Biden butted heads with the powerful National Rifle Association on Thursday in his drive to reduce U.S. gun violence, drawing complaints from the lobby group that the White House is trying to limit constitutionally protected gun rights.