Bringing new meaning to running on fumes For more than a century, air cars have remained a quixotic quest of engineers—an idealistic exercise with little long-term likelihood of entering mass production.
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has proposed the smallest United States military since 1940. It's also the most technologically advanced. The last time the U.S. Army was smaller than 450,000 troops, was
World BANGKOK — An explosion and gunfire rang out near a sprawling anti-government protest site in the Thai capital early on Tuesday after the protesters' leader warned that government supporters were
World Affairs editor John Simpson visits the World War 1 battlefields and asks if there could be another world war. Friction between China and Japan is growing, with the US this time on the side of Tokyo,
Scientists have gotten close to pinning down the origin of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, a dangerous respiratory disease that emerged in Saudi Arabia 17 months ago. It turns out the MERS virus has