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United Airlines plane skids off runway at Newark Airport; flights halted

United Airlines launched ConnectionSaver at two of the airline's busiest hubs and plans to expand to other airports in the future. USA TODAY A United Airlines flight with multiple flat tires skidded off the runway as it landed at Newark Liberty Internation…

Perspective | Egypt’s phony war on terror is really about silencing dissent

Alaa Abd El Fattah was a skilled computer programmer. Like millions of young Egyptians, he dreamed of democracy in his country. In 2005 he created the blog Manalaa, whose title combines his name with the name of his wife, Manal. They urged an end to Hosni Mub…

State sponsor behind May tanker attacks, says UAE minister

NICOSIA (Reuters) - The UAE’s foreign minister said on Saturday a “state sponsor” was involved in a May 12 attack on oil tankers in the Gulf, but did not name any particular country. He did not mention attacks on two other tankers this week in the same area…

Blast-hit Norwegian tanker’s crew land in Dubai

RIYADH (Reuters) - Crew members of Frontline’s oil tanker Front Altair, one of two vessels attacked this week in the Gulf of Oman, have landed in Dubai, the Norwegian ship’s operator said on Saturday. “All 23 crew members of the tanker departed Iran, from B…

U.S. service members killed overseas donate organs to Europeans

LANDSTUHL, Germany Mary McWilliams got the call she long dreaded on Jan. 23, 2010. Her son David Smith, a sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, had been injured by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan. He was flown to Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Ger…

Fire at El Paso church near Mexican border investigated as possible arson

A fire early Saturday morning at a Roman Catholic church in El Paso, Texas, near the Mexican border is being investigated as possible arson, authorities said. It is the third church in the city's Catholic diocese to have a fire since early May. All three inc…

Report: Anthony Davis traded to Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, picks

We have seen this before, the Lakers add a superstar player Pau Gasol via trade, Shaquille O’Neal via free agency and instantly vault up to being a title contender. Of course, we have seen the Lakers add superstars in the offseason say Dwight Howard and Stev…

Theresa May threatens to block Brexit No Deal

Theresa May has privately vowed to thwart any attempt by Boris Johnson to take the UK out of the EU without a deal, her allies have told The Mail on Sunday. The disclosure comes as senior party figures told The Mail on Sunday that Mrs May had voted for ultra…
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