| Nov 9, 2013
| 12:00 PM
With a martini in hand, John Cashen was deep in a discussion of military electronics, when a 747 jetliner seemed to float past in slow motion onto LAX's south runway complex.
Cashen, who pioneered the radar-evading design of the B-2 Stealth bomber,...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 6:44 PM
UC Riverside’s student Senate this week passed a controversial resolution urging the university system to divest from nine companies that the students contend are violating the human rights of Palestinians and aiding Israel’s occupation of the...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Elected student leaders at UC Irvine passed a resolution Tuesday urging the UC to divest in companies who they say profit from anti-Palestinian Israeli policies....
| Jan 15, 2013
Dyer Brainerd Holmes
NASA manned space flight director
Dyer Brainerd Holmes, 91, director of manned space flight for NASA when Americans were making their early forays into space in the early 1960s, died Friday at a hospital in Memphis, Tenn., of...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 8:12 PM
A multimillion-dollar intrusion-detection system at New York's Kennedy Airport failed to notice a man who walked onto a runway Sunday, authorities said Monday.
The man, who was arrested after he was spotted by an airline employee, told police he was on a...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 11:51 AM
St. John Properties, Inc. has initiated construction on 6170 and 6160 Guardian Gateway, two new single-story, Class A office buildings in the Government and Technology Enterprise (The GATE) project, a 416-acre business community inside Aberdeen Proving...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Harford County has a civilian labor force of approximately 140,000 people with a population of about 249,000.
The private sector accounts for the largest share of jobs held by county residents, 62,000 in all. According to the Harford County Office of...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Wilde Lake resident J.T. Powell has an interesting, perhaps unusual, hobby.
He doesn't collect stamps or build model airplanes. Instead, he teaches himself languages.
"I would highly recommend it," Powell said holding a tattered Italian dictionary...
| Jan 27, 2013
The specter of federal budget reductions has meant hundreds of jobs lost at Northrop Grumman Corp. in Maryland, but as the defense contractor vies to build a key Navy radar system, that same cost-cutting pressure could boost the importance of Northrop's...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Defense contractor Raytheon Co. said Wednesday it has acquired the government solutions business of Harford County-based SafeNet Inc., a cyber security company that had previously announced the sale of that piece of the business to an undisclosed buyer....
| Dec 1, 2012
Wedding day: Oct. 27, 2012
Her story: Katy Ekey, 29, grew up in Abingdon. She is a software developer for SAIC (Science Applications International Corp.). Her mom, Penny Ekey, is a retired seventh-grade English teacher at Edgewood Middle School, and...