Drill

LAPD holds downtown counterterrorism drill

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Department has begun a realistic counterterrorism drill in the heart of downtown. Thursday’s late-morning demonstration began with an explosion, officers firing blank ammunition at pretend suspects, and […]

06/06/2013

NASA Curiosity rover

Curiosity rover completes 1st drill into Mars rock

LOS ANGELES (AP) — To scientists’ excitement, the Curiosity rover has completed its first drilling on Mars and is preparing to analyze a pinch of powdery rock.

02/09/2013