Airport security vulnerabilities not uncommon

A plane takes off at Mineta San Jose International Airport, Monday, April 21, 2014, in San Jose, Calif. A 15-year-old boy scrambled over a fence at the airport, crossed a tarmac and climbed into a jetliner's wheel well, then flew for five freezing hours to Hawaii, Sunday. FBI spokesman Tom Simon in Honolulu said the teen did not remember the flight from San Jose. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — For all the tens of billions of dollars the nation has spent on screening passengers and their bags, few airports made a comparable investment to secure the airplanes.



As peace deadline nears, Abbas says he has options

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is trying to show that he has alternatives if U.S.-mediated talks with Israel break off Tuesday, the deadline for agreeing on a possible extension.
Apple reports profit of $10.2 bn in quarter

Pedestrians walk by a window display featuring the iPhone 4 at an Apple Store on May 9, 2011 in San Francisco, CaliforniaSan Francisco (AFP) - Apple on Wednesday reported that it made a profit of $10.2 billion in the first three months of this year on revenues that inched up to $45.6 billion.



Zynga founder Pincus leaving operations role

NEW YORK (AP) — Online game maker Zynga says company founder Mark Pincus is stepping down as chief product officer, less than a year after he was replaced as the company's CEO.
Real edge Bayern Munich in first leg

Real Madrid's forward Karim Benzema celebrates after scoring during their UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg football match against Bayern Munich at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on April 23, 2014Madrid (AFP) - Nine-time winners Real Madrid edged holders Bayern Munich 1-0 in their Champions League semi-final first leg on Wednesday.





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