| Oct 1, 2011
| 6:48 PM
The killing of Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen on Friday by a U.S. drone strike is the culmination of two years of extensive U.S. efforts to track down the American-born member of al Qaeda and put him out of action.
Awlaki, identified by U.S. intelligence as...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 4:13 PM
For the first time in more than a decade, air travelers will be able to board a scheduled commercial jet at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport next summer and fly to continental Europe.
BWI officials and Condor Airlines...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 1:46 PM
Beginning next summer, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport will host Condor Airlines, a German carrier offering service to continental Europe and adding some needed heft to the airport's "international" stock.
Condor will provide...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 1:50 PM
If the weather holds, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport on Friday night will close its two busiest runways for about 54 hours, relying on a shorter, little-used one as it repaves a critical intersection.
| Sep 15, 2011
| 7:48 AM
OneMain Financial branch event supports local food bank
OneMain Financial's replica race car will be on display Thursday, Sept. 22 from noon to 6 p.m. at 14196 Baltimore Ave. In addition to the display of OneMain Racing's No. 2 Chevrolet Impala show car,...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 3:32 PM
Baltimore and the Bahamas' Freeport have a lot in common. They're both cities with a mix of tourist areas and heavy industry, and both often play second banana to a national capital.
Now the two cities are linked by a direct air service that began...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 11:23 AM
A total of 2.18 million commercial passengers used Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in June, an increase of 2.9 percent over June 2011, the state announced Monday. Last month's traffic set a new mark for June, and it was second...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 9:20 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A program designed to get international travelers through customs faster is now being used at Lindbergh Field.
“The savvy traveler will be able to skip the line entirely,” said San Diego Regional Airport Authority President and...
| May 23, 2012
| 8:56 AM
There’s just 65 days until the 2012 Olympic Games in London. However, that’s not the only big event going on across the pond. The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee marks 60 years of The Queen’s reign and huge celebration will take place...
| Jun 3, 2012
People Who Eat Darkness
The True Story of a Young Woman Who Vanished From the Streets of Tokyo — and the Evil That Swallowed Her Up
Richard Lloyd Parry
FSG Originals: 464 pp., $16 paper
Americans have an advantage in reading "People Who Eat...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:21 AM
Fancy flying from London to Sydney in four hours? The trip, which usually takes upwards of 23 hours, is one step closer to becoming reality.
A prototype of the "Son of Concorde," a supersonic jet being designed in a collaborative effort between Boeing,...