The first flight of Etihad Airways' long-awaited Airbus A380 superjumbo will take place later in December, the Abu Dhabi carrier said Thursday, also announcing its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner route.
White House spokesperson Josh Earnest says cyber attacks that ultimately prompted Sony Pictures to scrap the release of a madcap comedy about North Korea are a "serious national security matter."
They belong to an army of 100 million that has swept the mainland, overtaking the public spaces of every town and city. Dawn and dusk they gather, falling in to precise rows and columns in classic military-style square formations. They are a determined, primal force, whose unpredictable actions strike fear into world markets. When loudspeakers roar they leap into action, stamping their feet. They are the “damas”.
Alan Gross, an American contractor released Wednesday following five years in a Cuban prison, thanked President Obama for his release at a press conference in Washington.