| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:42 PM
A longtime official at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Cañada Flintridge will retire at the end of the month, the agency announced Wednesday.
Gen. Eugene Tattini has served as deputy director of JPL for the past 12 years. He will leave the lab on...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:34 PM
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration said Thursday that it will provide six V-22 Osprey aircraft to Israel, making it the first foreign country to receive the advanced tilt-rotor planes.
The planes can land and take off vertically by tilting their two...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
The U.S. Air Force will consider leasing land on Vandenberg Air Force Base for private companies to extract offshore oil and gas from the central California coast, officials said Wednesday.
The proposal would allow oil companies to use onshore equipment...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:55 PM
ROME -- A former CIA base chief in Italy who was convicted in absentia in the kidnapping of an Egyptian cleric from the streets of Milan, has been arrested, an Italian Justice Ministry official said Thursday.
The official, who spoke on condition of...
| Jul 26, 2013
The Department of Recreation and Parks' Traveling Bands Concert Series presents rock and pop music by the U.S. Air Force band, Max Impact, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 6, at North Laurel Park, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road. Admission is free....
| Dec 24, 2013
| 7:47 PM
On the west side of Van Nuys Airport it's like World War II never ended.
Vintage propeller planes once flown by U.S. Navy, Army Air Forces and Royal Air Force pilots are parked wingtip to wingtip along the taxiway. Nearby buildings are painted in...
| 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...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:21 PM
LONDON -- A U.S. Air Force helicopter on a training mission out of an eastern British base crashed in a bird sanctuary Tuesday night, killing all four U.S. crew members on board, British and U.S. military sources reported.
The HH-60G Pave Hawk...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:37 PM
A U.S. Navy helicopter on a training mission crashed into the sea off Virginia on Wednesday, killing two sailors and triggering a search for a missing crew member, the Navy announced.
Three crew members were rescued after the MH-53-E Sea Dragon...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Lockheed Martin Corp.'s Orlando missiles unit has received two new contracts worth a combined $449 million to produce next-generation stealth cruise missiles for the U.S. Air Force, the company said Thursday.
The latest deals for the advanced cruise...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 11:35 AM
The Andrew Shannon Gospel Music Celebration, a free event happening Jan. 19 in Newport News, will feature performances by Hope Askew and Half Mile Home.
Half Mile Home is an Ohio-based band that cites influences ranging from The O'Jays and Lakeside to...