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3 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean

The Coast Guard says the pilot of a small airplane lost consciousness while flying and the plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the Virginia coast.

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Related Topix: Chincoteague Island, VA, Manassas, VA, Opinion

6 hrs ago | CBC News

Pilot survives plane crash near Rigolet airfield

The Cessna 206 was flying near the Rigolet airfield when the accident happened around 11:00 a.m., with only the pilot on board.

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Related Topix: Canada

10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Candlelight vigil Sunday for Case Western students killed in plane crash

A candlelight memorial service for the four Case Western Reserve University students - including three varsity wrestlers - killed in a plane crash Monday night will be held Sunday, the flight club that owned the plane announced Friday.

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Related Topix: Case Western Reserve University, Willoughby Hills, OH, Cuyahoga County, OH, Kent State University

14 hrs ago | KIDK CBS 3

Report: 7 killed in Algeria cargo plane crash

A Ukrainian cargo plane crashed shortly after takeoff in mountainous southeastern Algeria on Saturday morning, killing seven people who were aboard, Algerian state-run news agency Algerie Presse Service reported.

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14 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria

A Ukrainian civilian cargo plane crashed in the mountains near the far southern desert city of Tamanrasset in the early hours of the morning Saturday, reported the state news agency.

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17 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Two people escape Colorado plane crash with minor injuries

The two people on board the plane incredibly escaped with minor injuries after their 2006 Cirrus apparently crash landed upside down near Grandby Airport Friday afternoon, The Denver Channel reported.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Werner Franz, believed to be last surviving crew member of Hindenburg disaster, dies

File - This May 6, 1937 file photo, taken at almost the split second that the Hindenburg exploded, shows the 804-foot German zeppelin just before the second and third explosions send the ship crashing to the earth over the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in Lakehurst, N.J. Werner Franz, believed to be the last surviving crew member of the German ... (more)

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Lakehurst, NJ, US Military, US Navy

WLNE-TV Providence

Final arguments unfold at ex-governor's trial

Former FBI Director Louis Freeh said Friday he was grateful for the care and support he has received since he was injured this week in a Vermont car crash.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors

WHAS11

Pilot hurt in small plane crash in Brassfield

Authorities say the plane was traveling from Kentucky when it went down shortly before midnight next to a Brassfield home.

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Related Topix: Wake County, NC, Louisville, KY

WLNE-TV Providence

Experimental Ebola drug heals all monkeys in study

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell took bribes and sold his office to promote a sketchy nutritional supplement for a businessman who showered him and his wife with more than $165,000 in loans and gifts, including designer... By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, US Military, US Marine Corps

WNEM-TV Saginaw

Vigil planned for Ohio plane crash victims

The flight club that rented the plane that crashed after takeoff this week plans a candlelight vigil for the four college students who died.

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Related Topix: Cuyahoga County, OH

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Military: Pilot was killed in Virginia F-15 crash

DEERFIELD, Va. - The pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed earlier this week in remote Virginia mountains was killed, military officials now say, bringing a sad end to an exhaustive two-day search involving more than 100 local, state and federal officials as well as volunteers.

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Related Topix: Virginia, Deerfield, VA, US Military, US News, US Air Force

WBAY-TV Green Bay

In first, memorial will be open on night of 9/11

10, 2013 file photo, the Tribute in Light rises above buildings during a test in New York.

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Related Topix: Warren Buffett

Thu Aug 28, 2014

CBS Local

Military Pilot Was Killed In Virginia F-15 Crash

The pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed this week in remote Virginia mountains was killed, military officials said Thursday.

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KAUZ

Us Open Scene: Shirt is not a hometown advantage

Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks and have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse were sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett,... Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks and have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse were ... (more)

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Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Family, Teenagers, Prison

NBC Chicago

Pilot Killed in Va. Plane Crash

Authorities have confirmed the Massachusetts Air National Guard pilot flying a military jet to New Orleans was killed in Wednesday's crash in the remote mountains near Deerfield Valley, Virginia.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Virginia

KOAT-TV

Police identify 4 killed in Las Cruces plane crash

IT IS 8-27... I'M TODD KURTZ. THIS JUST IN TO THE ACTION 7 NEWS ROOM ... THE FOUR PEOPLE KILLED IN A PLANE CRASH NEAR THE DONA ANA COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS LAST NIGHT HAVE BEEN IDENTIFIED.

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Related Topix: Las Cruces, NM, Dona Ana County, NM

KTVK Phoenix

4 killed in crash of small plane headed to Phoenix

New Mexico State Police say the twin-engine aircraft had just left the Las Cruces airport and was headed to Phoenix and at low altitude before it crashed and burst into flames Wednesday evening.

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Related Topix: Las Cruces, NM, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Albany Times Union

Search efforts to resume for missing pilot

A team walks away from the helicopter they arrived in at the mobile command center in Deerfield, Va., on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: Deerfield, VA, Augusta County, VA, US Military, US Air Force, US News, Moody Air Force Base

KTVN Reno

Ukraine fears weigh on global stock markets

Trucks have started making deliveries to a New England supermarket chain just hours after it was announced that the chain's former CEO, whose ouster led to worker walkouts and customer boycotts, had completed a... A six-week standoff between thousands of employees of a New England supermarket chain and management has ended with the news that the ... (more)

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