February 15, 2013 RSS feed / Nation

MILITARY NOTES

Air Force Airman Breah L. Erdmann graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. She is the daughter of Karen Erdmann of Topsham, and granddaughter of Judy Larrabee of Brunswick. She is a 2012 graduate of Mt. More...

Senate Republicans stall Hagel vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — By delaying a confirmation vote on Chuck Hagel to be defense secretary, Senate Republicans have forced Leon Panetta to remain on the job he is eager to give up. More...

Passengers cheer as disabled ship docks

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U.S. factory output falls on weak auto production

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factories slowed production in January after two solid months of cranking out goods. The weakness reflected a big drop in output at auto factories that is likely temporary. More...