Governments at all levels are trying to save money by scaling back retirement benefits. Public employees may still end up with more generous plans than their private-sector counterparts, but the days of feeling totally secure about their pension income may be numbered.
Three people were killed and more than 150 were injured when the South Korean passenger jet crashed at San Francisco International Airport last July. As the NTSB holds an all-day hearing, there's word that the pilot was worried about making a visual approach to the runway.
When it comes time to fertilizing a cornfield, most farmers use huge machines that weigh up to 2,500 pounds. But three brothers in Minnesota have created a tiny robot they say can do the same job much more efficiently.