TIRANA, Albania | Kosovo sets tariffs on Serbia, Bosnia as ties strain

TIRANA, Albania— Kosovo’s government says it will put a 100-percent import tax on all goods imported from Serbia and Bosnia-Herzegovina as diplomatic tensions rise. Wednesday’s decision appears to be retaliation against what Deputy Prime Minister Enver Hoxhaj said was Serbia’s “aggressive campaign against Kosovo on the international stage.” A day earlier, Kosovo failed to join … Continue reading TIRANA, Albania | Kosovo sets tariffs on Serbia, Bosnia as ties strain

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla | Mars landing comes down to final 6 minutes of 6-month trip

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla — For NASA’s InSight spacecraft, it all comes down to the final six minutes of a six-month journey to Mars. The lander will enter the Martian atmosphere at supersonic speed, then hit the brakes to get to a soft, safe landing on the alien red plains. After micromanaging every step of the … Continue reading CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla | Mars landing comes down to final 6 minutes of 6-month trip

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M | Federal report: Indian Country criminal prosecutions plateau

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M  — The U.S. Justice Department’s track record for prosecuting Indian Country crimes has not significantly changed in recent years, even amid programs and attempts to boost both public safety and prosecutions on tribal lands, according to federal figures released Wednesday. In an annual report prepared for Congress, the department’s statistics showed U.S. attorneys’ … Continue reading ALBUQUERQUE, N.M | Federal report: Indian Country criminal prosecutions plateau

MILWAUKEE | Missing Wisconsin girl’s family faces painful holiday season

MILWAUKEE — The question has haunted authorities in Wisconsin for more than a month now: Where is 13-year-old Jayme Closs? Detectives have pursued more than 2,300 leads, watched dozens of surveillance videos and spent countless hours searching for Jayme, trying to figure out what happened to her ever since her parents were fatally shot in … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Missing Wisconsin girl’s family faces painful holiday season

Business News: GE Contracted to Build Latin America’s Largest e-House for Comperj Complex

RIO DE JANEIRO – GE Power (NYSE: GE) was recently chosen by Kerui Metodo Construção e Montagem S.A, led by China’s Shandong Kerui Petroleum and Brazil’s Metodo Potencial, to provide the e-house solution, which will be part of the construction of a natural gas processing unit in Itaboraí, Rio de Janeiro state. The unit, also … Continue reading Business News: GE Contracted to Build Latin America’s Largest e-House for Comperj Complex

It’s a Twitter war: Doctors clash with NRA over gun deaths

The photos from doctors came quickly and in succession: blood-stained operating rooms, blood-covered scrubs and shoes, bullets piercing body parts and organs. The pictures on Twitter were an emotional response to a smackdown by the powerful gun industry lobby, which took issue with the American College of Physicians’ call late last month for tighter gun … Continue reading It’s a Twitter war: Doctors clash with NRA over gun deaths

WASHINGTON | APNewsBreak: Roberts raps Trump for “Obama judge” comment

WASHINGTON  — Chief Justice John Roberts is pushing back against President Donald Trump for his description of a judge who ruled against Trump’s migrant asylum policy as an “Obama judge.” It’s the first time the Republican-appointed leader of the federal judiciary has offered even a hint of criticism of Trump, who has previously blasted federal … Continue reading WASHINGTON | APNewsBreak: Roberts raps Trump for “Obama judge” comment

Business News: Northrop Grumman Secures Ground to Air Communication Requirements for Airports in Poland

MARKET DEEPING, U.K. – Nov. 21, 2018 – Northrop Grumman Corporation’s (NYSE: NOC) U.K.-based air traffic communications subsidiary, Park Air Systems, has supplied and deployed its Sapphire Air Traffic Management (ATM) communication equipment to the Polish airport network run by the Polish Air Navigation Services Agency (PANSA). Following the installation of ATM equipment at four … Continue reading Business News: Northrop Grumman Secures Ground to Air Communication Requirements for Airports in Poland