- Senator pushing medical exam bill to benefit pilots like him Updated: Nov-18-15 4:02 pm
WASHINGTON - Sen. Jim Inhofe, an 81-year-old avid pilot who had quadruple heart bypass surgery two years ago, is trying to loosen medical exam requirements so that private pilots like him don't have to make so many doctors' visits to show they are fit to fly.
- Japanese company fined $70 million over exploding air bags Updated: Nov-03-15 10:55 pm
DETROIT - U.S. auto safety regulators fined Japan's Takata Corp. $70 million Tuesday for concealing evidence for years that its air bags are prone to explode with grisly consequences - a defect linked to eight deaths and more than 100 injuries worldwide.
- Florida's Democratic Senate primary will be long and nasty Updated: Nov-01-15 10:52 pm
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Sen. Bill Nelson delivered the biggest understatement during a weekend-long state Democratic Party convention that was supposed to fire up activists for next year's election.