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For The Religious Leader With Everything: A Fighter Jet

Reuters | Posted 11.17.2014 | Religion

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Patriarch Kirill, the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, was presented with an unlikely gift for a religious leader this week as ...

WATCH: High-Speed Video Shows Why You Can't Swat That Fly

Reuters | Posted 06.11.2014 | Science

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - What does a tiny fruit fly have in common with the world's most advanced fighter jets like the U....

The Kringlebase Incident

Chris Weigant | Posted 02.22.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The NSA was present at the discussion with Mr. Claus because we have so far utterly failed in our efforts to intercept and decode the "naughty and nice" database used at the North Pole. We felt this would be well within the national security interests of the government.

Paris Air Show Reveals Travel Innovations

AP | Posted 06.21.2013 | Travel

LE BOURGET, France -- Here's a look at some innovations from this week's Paris Air Show: JET-LAG CURE?...

The F-22: Final Delivery for a Flying Disaster

William Hartung | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics
William Hartung

Wednesday Lockheed Martin delivered the last of 187 F-22 Raptor fighter jets to the U.S. Air Force. The roll out prompted executives to describe the plane as "the baddest bird on the planet" and "an icon of American power." The facts suggest otherwise.

Westminster's Ball Aerospace To Build Antennas For Fighter Jet

AP | Posted 08.30.2011 | Denver

BOULDER, Colo. — Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. says its expanded manufacturing center outside Denver will help it supply antennas for the ...

Fighter Jet Crashes Near Central California Air Base

AP | Posted 06.06.2011 | Los Angeles

LEMOORE, Calif. — A fighter jet crashed into a field near a Central California air base on Wednesday, killing the two people on board, officials...

North Korean Aircraft Crashes In China

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A North Korean aircraft, which may be a fighter jet, has crashed in China near the country's shared border, say Chinese and South Korean reports....

F-35 Lightning Vertical Landing Performed For First Time EVER (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

*See video below* On March 18, an F-35B Lightening II stealth fighter jet performed its first-ever short takeoff/vertical landing (STOVL). Pilo...

F-16 Debris Found In Search For Missing Pilot

AP | BRUCE SMITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Debris and an oil slick were spotted in the Atlantic off the South Carolina coast as the search expanded Friday for an F-16 f...

Lockheed Martin Fights Obama's Defense Budget

Sunlight Foundation. | Sunlight Foundation | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

All eyes will be on the Sotomayor hearings in the Judicairy Committee this week, but legislative action in the Senate continues to go on. The Senate i...

Save the Pitiful F-22

Chris Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Kelly

The F-22 Raptor is a plane designed in the early 90s to fight the planes the Soviet Union didn't build in the late 80s. The reason we've never used the Raptor in Iraq is it doesn't work in places where there are wars.

Do It For Me, Matchbox Man

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

From the fireworks in DC this week, you might think the auto crisis is out of your hands, but we're all complicit: government, CEOs, autoworkers, the public.

Oprah Endorses Amazon's Kindle: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer October 27, 2008

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Dan Beldy, Managing Director of Steamboat Ventures told me at lunch that he is thinking about putting together a consortium to lease their own fight...

Greenspan Owns Up To Bad Policy

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Sony drastically cut its financial forecast, with analysts noting that its profit for the fiscal year ending in March 2009 could plunge 59% from the...