NEW YORK (REUTERS) - US consumers are more satisfied with airlines in recent years, but the industry still gets relatively low marks, mainly due to the onboard experience, according to a new customer poll released on Tuesday.
MVEZO, South Africa (AFP) - Mr Nelson Mandela's grandson Mandla wanted to be a disc jockey but his illustrious grandfather had other ideas for him - passing down a lesson on the responsibility that South Africa's most famous surname carries.
WELLINGTON (AFP) - A British man who miraculously survived a fall from a 15th-storey balcony in New Zealand while drunkenly trying to break into his apartment has labelled himself an "idiot".
NEW YORK (AP) - Legions of New York City apartment dwellers will soon be asked - and may eventually be forced - to start collecting food scraps for composting, under Mayor Michael Bloomberg's latest bid to make the city greener.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Women may be able to start training as US Army Rangers by mid-2015 and as Navy commandos a year later under plans set to be announced by the Pentagon that would slowly bring women into thousands of combat jobs, including those in elite special operations forces.