Boeing said it has completed the first 787-9 Dreamliner, the second member of its touted family of commercial aircraft. Air Zealand will be the first recipient of the new aircraft, sometime in mid-2014.
With winds gusting to 50 mph on Sierra mountain ridges and flames jumping from treetop to treetop, hundreds of firefighters have been deployed to protect mountain communities in the path of a fire raging north of Yosemite National Park. Overnight the fire grew 7 square miles as firefighters gained little ground in slowing the now 207-square-mile blaze
According to officials, a monstrous California wildfire that has charred an area roughly the size of Chicago was inching closer to the northwest flank of Yosemite National Park, threatening thousands of rural homes, .