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FCC chairman says there will be no Internet 'fast lane'

LOS ANGELES -- Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler tried once again to reassure the public that he's not gutting Net neutrality regulation.<p>During a speech at the NCTA's Cable Show here on Wednesday, he told cable operators that if they think they'll get access to an Internet fast …

Net Neutrality

Global terrorism rose 43% in 2013 despite al-Qaida splintering, US reports

Terrorist attacks rose 43% worldwide in 2013 despite a splintering of al-Qaida’s leadership and a sprawling global counter-terrorism campaign, according to new statistics released by the State Department on Wednesday.<p>The exposure of Americans to terrorism abroad remained minimal in 2013, with 16 US …

REPORT: The US Military's Top Spy Is Being Forced Out

Flynn, who was a former intelligence adviser to retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal in Iraq and Afghanistan, took over the agency in July 2012.<p>One former official told The Washington Post that Flynn attempted to push DIA analyses and operators into the field and other high-intensity operations. This …

Military benefits survive defense cuts

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Army corporal would get a full housing allowance to rent an off-base apartment while a military family will see little change in …

Family of man who shot co-workers at FedEx facility is 'shocked and devastated'

The family of the FedEx worker who police say went on a shooting rampage at his suburban Atlanta workplace before committing suicide has offered its "deepest sympathies and condolences" to the victims.<p>Police said Geddy L. Kramer, 19, wounded six people at a FedEx package and delivery facility in …

Train Derails, Bursts Into Flames in Virginia

A train carrying crude oil derailed in Lynchburg, Va., on Wednesday afternoon, causing a huge fireball that local residents were quick to capture and …

Abu Hamza trial: American follower tells terror trial about US jihad training camp

James Ujaama describes how he helped set up a terror training camp in Oregon and delivered a teenage British recruit from Hamza’s Finsbury Park mosque to Afghanistan<p>A key American aide of hate preacher Abu Hamza suggested setting up a terrorist training camp in the United States so British Muslims …

Defense Intelligence Agency Chief Will Step Down

The Army general who heads the Defense Intelligence Agency is leaving a year early and retiring.<p>Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn served in both Iraq and Afghanistan, but sources say he's stepping down because he's fed up with bureaucratic fights in Washington.<p>Flynn is expected to announce his retirement …

Boxer Questions TSA on Security Breach at SJC

A few weeks before a 15-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, the U.S. Transportation Security …

LAX ground stop lifted; departures resume

Computer issues prompted a temporary ground stop at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on Wednesday.<p>The computer failure occurred at the Federal Aviation Administration's Los Angeles Flight Center, which controls air traffic for the region.<p>All arriving flights that were inside the flight …

Montana Supreme Court Overturns One-Month Sentence in Rape Case

The Montana Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that Stacey Dean Rambold must be re-sentenced by a new judge in the case of raping a 14-year-old. The …

Powerful Floods Tear Through Florida