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2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Very bad week: Airline disasters come in a cluster

A forensic team recovers human remains among the wreckage of crashed TransAsia Airways flight GE222 on the outlying island of Penghu, Taiwan, Thursday, July 24, 2014.


Related Topix: Weather, Air Accidents, Israel, World News, Transportation, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

6 hrs ago | News Observer

Kokomo airport runway extension almost completed

Airport Manager Frank Cade says work extending the runway from 5,200 feet to 6,000 feet should be finished within the next month.


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10 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Cruz still demanding answers on FAA Israel flight ban

Sen. Ted Cruz vowed Thursday to continue blocking confirmation of a series of ambassadorial and other diplomatic nominees despite the Federal Aviation Administration lifting a ban on US airline flights to Israel.


Related Topix: US News, Israel, World News, Middle East, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, Barack Obama

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Town Talk

Disappearances raise concern on flying over trouble spots

The disappearance of a commercial jetliner over northern Mali on Thursday is the latest in a string of airliners flying over conflict areas that is heightening international concern about flight paths over trouble spots.


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KHOU-TV Houston

US airlines to resume flights to Israel

The U.S. airlines serving Israel will resume flights there Thursday, following a two-day hiatus caused by combat in the Gaza Strip.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US News, Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, Airlines, United Airlines

The Baltimore Sun

U.S. lifts ban on flights to Israel as Gaza toll tops 700 | VIDEO

Israel won a partial reprieve from the economic pain of its Gaza war on Thursday with the lifting of a U.S. ban on commercial flights to Tel Aviv, as fighting pushed the Palestinian death toll over 700.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Life, Ramadan, US News

Tay FM

Air Algerie Crash: Five Possible Theories

In my opinion unlikely. At only 50 minutes into a four-hour flight, this would be a dramatic miscalculation.


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Arutz Sheva Israel News

FAA Ban - Politically Motivated?

Clearly Israel believes it is unwarranted and considering the flights that have come and gone uninterrupted, it appears that they are correct.


Related Topix: US News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

European carriers suspend more Tel Aviv flights

Air France and Germany's two largest airlines on Wednesday canceled more flights to Tel Aviv because of the fighting between Israel and Hamas.


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KHQ-TV Spokane

Helicopter Crash in Wenatchee

Allen Kenitzer of the Federal Aviation Administration in Renton says the crash occurred on Wednesday in Wenatchee for unknown reasons.


Related Topix: Wenatchee, WA, Transportation, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Northern Michigan News

Cruz suggests flight ban is boycott of Israel

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz on Wednesday questioned whether President Barack Obama used a federal agency to impose an economic boycott on Israel after the Federal Aviation Administration banned U.S. airline flights to Tel Aviv because of safety concerns amid fighting between Israel and Hamas.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate

Spokeswoman: Indiana teen pilot dies in crash

Annie Hayat said the plane flown by 17-year-old Haris Suleman went down shortly after leaving Pago Pago in American Samoa Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Oceania, American Samoa, World News, US News, Air Accidents, US Coast Guard, US Military

Edmonton Journal

Air Canada cancels Wednesday flight to Tel Aviv

TORONTO, ONTARIO: NOVEMBER 06, 2012 - An Air Canada plane taxi's across the runway at Pearson International Airport in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Tuesday, November 06, 2012.

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News Observer

Cause of fire at Williston company unknown

The fire, which started around midnight Monday and continued to burn late Tuesday afternoon, grew so intense it sent fireballs hundreds of feet into the air at a facility belonging to oil supply company Red River Supply.


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Bellingham Herald

Kerry, in Israel, cites progress in the long road toward cease-fire

"We certainly have made steps forward," U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said in Jerusalem, where he was meeting for the second time this week with United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US Military, US Air Force, US News, Terrorism

Daily Mail

Kim Kardashian's ex Ray J accused of grabbing woman's breast in sexual battery case

The sad final journey home: First bodies of MH17 victims leave Ukraine on transport plane as they begin trip to the Netherlands for painstaking identification process Tragedy as college graduate, 26, dies after being BURIED ALIVE by 10ft deep sand tunnel he was digging on the beach John Travolta can't stop former pilot bringing lawsuit so he can ... (more)


Related Topix: Ray J, Black Entertainment, R-N-B, Kim Kardashian, Hot Chicks, US News, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Ohio

Daily Mail

Lady Gaga celebrates her body in Instagram snap after revealing...

A guest list fit for a prince! The Queen joins Harry, Zara and Kate at Kensington Palace for George's first birthday party Police fear Marine's missing pregnant wife was shot when she went on 'special day' hunting trip with married ex-Marine who was her lover and may have fathered her child ALL U.S. flights to Israel cancelled: FAA bans travel to ... (more)


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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots following last week's downing of a passenger plane over Ukraine.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, Delta Galil Industries, Apparel, Palestinian Territories, US News, Malaysia,

The Modesto Bee

In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems leftover from the ouster of Moammar Gadhafi.


Related Topix: Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), Terrorism, US News, Israel, World News, Middle East, Train Disaster

NewsOn6 Tulsa

End comes for notorious Venezuelan vertical slum

After a bruising nine-week runoff campaign, Georgia Republicans will finally have their Senate nominee who will compete against Democrat Michelle Nunn for a seat the GOP can ill afford to lose as the party looks to... Georgia Republicans have only a few more hours before they have a Senate nominee in a race that will help decide which party ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Supreme Court, Israel, World News, Middle East, Pennsylvania