| Dec 29, 2013
When the airplanes of the Curtiss Flying School first took to the skies over Newport News Point on Dec. 29, 1915, there was no Norfolk Naval Air Station or Langley Field.
The pioneering Atlantic Coast Aeronautical Station — as it was also called...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:32 PM
WASHINGTON — The U.S. military will fly about 850 African Union troops to the Central African Republic this week to assist French soldiers trying to quell street battles by rival militias in the country’s capital, the Pentagon announced...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 12:38 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Two adults and four children, three of them toddlers, were found alive Tuesday in the frigid mountains in northern Nevada after going missing on a Sunday outing in subzero temperatures.
James Glanton, 34, his girlfriend Christina McIntee,...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 4:22 AM
We're all ready for a break at this point and the snow is piled everywhere. Even the kids are sick of the snow, but they still need to get out and burn off excess energy. Fortunately there are plenty of places in the Lehigh Valley, or within a short...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
SAYLORSBURG, Pa. — Fethullah Gulen, a frail 75-year-old Islamic preacher with a gift for oratory, leads an ascetic life in a 26-acre compound tucked into rolling farmland and woods here, far from the political crisis and international intrigue he is...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:14 AM
The B-17 Flying Fortress was still a few years away from becoming an iconic workhorse of American air power in World War II when a flight of six planes took off from Langley Field on Feb. 16, 1938 for what would be a milestone intercontinental mission....
| Nov 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
WASHINGTON — When the U.S. Navy sailed an imposing fleet near Hawaii that was powered in part by algae and used cooking grease, environmentalists weren't the only ones who were thrilled.
Executives at bioenergy startups in the San Francisco Bay...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Cubesas launched into orbit Tuesday evening from MARS on Wallops Island are beginning to operate as planned, NASA said Wednesday.
Of 28 nanosatellites aboard the Minotaur I, the space agency confirmed that 11 are up and running, sending signals back...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:53 AM
"American Idol" handed out a few final golden tickets -- 21 of them, to be precise -- as it wrapped up its Season 13 auditions on Thursday in Omaha. Along the way, Keith Urban reconnected with an old pal he hadn't seen in years, Harry Connick Jr. had...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:46 AM
The Hampton History Museum is continuing its Front Porch Concert Series with a diverse set of regional performers ranging from bluegrass standout Bill Jenkins to cabaret-jazz singer Becky Livas.
Livas -- mother of WAVY-TV, Channel 10, news anchor Nicole...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Welcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale. Switchfoot at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, The Peach Festival at Toyota Pavilion at Montage in Scranton, Ellie Goulding at.......