Delta Says Passenger Attacked Flight Attendant, Forcing Flight To Turn Back

Delta Air Lines Flight 129 from Seattle to Beijing turned back within one hour of takeoff Thursday night after a passenger reportedly attacked a flight attendant in the first class cabin. Several passengers helped subdue the alleged attacker until the plane returned to Seattle, Sea-Tac Airport spokesperson Perry Cooper told The Washington Post. “The More...

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Egyptians extend protest, say army not doing enough
By lik@admin On Friday, July 15th, 2011
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Egyptians extend protest, say army not doing enough

CAIRO (Reuters) – Thousands of Egyptians packed Cairo’s Tahrir Square on Friday, keeping up pressure on the ruling generals to implement reforms more swiftly and to try ousted President Hosni Mubarak More...

India doesn't let blasts derail Pakistan talks
By lik@admin On Friday, July 15th, 2011
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India doesn’t let blasts derail Pakistan talks

NEW DELHI (AP) — India brushed off speculation tying the Mumbai bombings to Pakistan and said Friday it remained committed to recently renewed peace talks with its rival neighbor. The moves showed how little appetite More...

3 US ships in Vietnam to train with former foe
By lik@admin On Friday, July 15th, 2011
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3 US ships in Vietnam to train with former foe

DANANG, Vietnam (AP) — Three U.S. Navy ships were welcomed Friday by former foe Vietnam for joint training, despite China’s irritation following weeks of fiery exchanges between the communist neighbors More...

Moderate quake felt in Tokyo, but causes no damage
By lik@admin On Friday, July 15th, 2011
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Moderate quake felt in Tokyo, but causes no damage

TOKYO (AP) — A moderate earthquake has been felt in Tokyo. But the minor shaking caused no apparent damage and no tsunami.   The magnitude 5.5 quake hit at 9:01 p.m. Friday. The epicenter was about 70 More...

Mexican authorities find massive marijuana plantation
By lik@admin On Friday, July 15th, 2011
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Mexican authorities find massive marijuana plantation

Tijuana, Mexico (CNN) — Hidden between tomato stalks, the Mexican army found what officials describe as the largest marijuana plantation in the nation, a top military official announced Thursday. Gen. Alfonso More...