December 29, 2011 RSS feed / Focus

BRIEFS

Two emergency landings occur in Vt. SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. ( AP) — A Vermont airport responded to two emergency landings in one day Wednesday. More...

Syrian forces open fire on protesters

BEIRUT ( AP) — Syrian security forces opened fire today on tens of thousands of people protesting outside a mosque in a Damascus suburb, close to a municipal building that members of the Arab League monitoring mission were visiting. More...

Citations issued in Maine

TREMONT (AP) — Federal officials have cited a Maine quarry owner and a blasting company for safety violations stemming from an errant blast that sent debris flying and pelted nearby homes with rocks. More...