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57 min ago | KTVK Phoenix

NTSB: Plane that crashed in Arizona was flying low

A federal investigator says the pilot of a small plane that crashed in far northwestern Arizona was flying well below what's allowed by regulation.

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5 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

Plainfield teen killed in plane crash to be laid to rest

The family of teen killed attempting world record has scheduled a full day of funeral services, including a visitation period open to the public.

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Related Topix: Indiana

9 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

Investigators make it to Ukraine jet crash site

They were once friends, or at least friendly. Both were self-made men who'd soared far past their working-class background.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Scott Walker

11 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Investigators reach Ukraine jet crash site

An international team of investigators in eastern Ukraine on Thursday reached the crash site of the Malaysia Airline Flight 17 for the first time.

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11 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Homebuilt plane crashes in Wisconsin; 2 Kentucky brothers injured

The Oshkosh Fire Department says the homebuilt plane crashed Wednesday when it lost power as it was attempting to land.

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Related Topix: Fire, Flying, Life, Hobbies

14 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

2 people rescued from boat fire off Point Loma

The Coast Guard received a report around 11:15 a.m. that the 45-foot vessel named Happy Two had a fire on board.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

KTEN-TV Denison

Landslide buries Indian village; at least 24 dead

Northern Colorado got the brunt of heavy rains that flooded streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Landslide, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

KXXV-TV Waco

Landslide buries Indian village; at least 24 dead

A small plane crashed in a San Diego shopping center parking lot Wednesday, killing an 80-year-old woman who was the lone passenger and injuring the pilot, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Landslide, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Bellingham Herald

Plane crashes in San Diego parking lot; 1 dead

The single-engine 1988 Mooney M-20L went down around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in a parking lot that serves a Costco and a Target store in the Kearny Mesa neighborhood.

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Related Topix: San Diego, CA, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Mirror.co.uk

Air Algerie plane crash: Pilot may have turned into eye of storm by mistake

Radar showed the Air Algerie pilot tried to fly round bad weather then resumed his original course thinking he had avoided it Tragedy: The Burkina Faso Army shows the crash site of the Air Algerie flight AH5017 in Mali's Gossi region The pilot of the Air Algerie passenger jet which crashed killing 118 people turned into the eye of a storm ... (more)

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Related Topix: Burkina Faso, Africa, World News

Examiner.com

MH17 black box reveals last seconds for Malaysia Airlines passengers

Luggage and personal belongings from Malaysia Airlines flight MH 17 lie in a field on July 22, 2014 in Grabovo, Ukraine MH17 black box data reveals that Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was hit by shrapnel from a missile explosion.

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Related Topix: Explosion

KEPR CBS 19

Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near plane crash site

International observers turned back Wednesday after making another attempt to reach the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down in eastern Ukraine, and a government official said the area near the zone had been mined by pro-Russian separatists who control it.

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Ilkeston Advertiser

Fog led to couple's tragic plane crash

A West Hallam couple died after their plane ditched into the sea as it approached the airport after the pilot became disorientated by fog, an inquest has heard.

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The Olympian

Australia rules out new sanctions against Russia

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has had several telephone conversations with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the past two weeks and has credited him for cooperating with international efforts to retrieve the remains of the 298 people killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down by a missile.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin

Tue Jul 29, 2014

KRVN-AM Lexington

Pilot Who Crashed on Florida Beach 'Never Saw' Victims Below

The pilot whose plane crashed-landed on a Florida beach Sunday, killing a man and his daughter who were walking along the shore, "never saw them" during his frantic efforts to land the stalled single-engine plane, according to his statement released Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Florida, Englewood, FL, Sarasota County, FL

India.com

Taiwan plane crash: Black box data deciphered

Taipei, Jul 28: Taiwan has finished decoding the data from the two black boxes of its ill-fated plane that crashed last week, the island's aviation council said on Monday.

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Related Topix: Taiwan, Southeast Asia, World News,

Boise Weekly

Pilot Killed in Bitterroot Mountains Plane Crash

A U.S. Forest Service helicopter, stationed out of Powell Junction in remote Idaho County, assisted in the search for a downed plane in the Bitterroot Mountains.

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The Bennington Banner

Cease-fire in Libyan airport fight to battle fire

Militias fighting for control of the airport in Libya's capital agreed to a 24-hour cease-fire to allow firefighters to battle an out-of-control fire at its oil depot, authorities said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Africa, Libya, World News

Salisbury Journal

PM to meet plane crash families

David Cameron will meet the families of British victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines plane today as officials push for far-reaching economic sanctions against Russia.

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Bellingham Herald

Avoiding plane crashes as air traffic doubles

Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe - roughly the population of New York City - step aboard an airplane.

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