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  1. Relatives, dignitaries remember Germanwings crash victimsRead the original story

    Friday | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Chancellor Angela Merkel, President Joachim Gauck and hundreds of dignitaries and relatives of 150 people killed in last month's crash of a Germanwings jet packed Cologne's landmark cathedral Friday to pay tribute. The steps to the altar were covered with 150 lighted candles, one for each person who died - including co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, who investigators believe deliberately crashed the plane.

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  2. Relatives, dignitaries remember Germanwings crash victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr, second left, and Germanwings CEO Thomas Winkelmann, third left, arrive at the Cologne Cathedral in Cologne, Germany, Friday, April 17, 2015. A mourning ceremony will be held in the Cathedral in memory of the 150 victims of the Germanwings plane crash last month in the French Alps.

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  3. Tuskegee Airmen tribute and P-51 Mustang steal the show at Marvel of Flight 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | De Funiak Springs Herald-Breeze

    By REID TUCKER No amount of bad weather could stop or dampen the crowd's spirit at the Marvel of Flight - not when those gathered at the fifth annual event heard the deafening roar as a P-51C Mustang launched down the runway. It was truly a once-in-a-lifetime event for many of the onlookers to see the Mustang, famous for its exploits in World War II and almost universally esteemed as perhaps the greatest fighter plane ever built, vault into the skies above DeFuniak Springs.

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  4. Germany Holding Memorial For Plane VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LBC 97.3

    A state memorial service is being held in the German city of Cologne for the 150 people who died in last month's Germanwings plane crash. Around 1,400 people are expected to attend the service in Cologne's cathedral, including 500 relatives of the passengers.

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  5. After Alps crash, some experts ponder flights without pilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Following the intentional ... . FILE - In this March 27, 2015 file photo, a firefighter stands in front of candles and flowers on the steps to the Joseph-Koenig high school in Haltern, Germany, Friday, March 27, 2015 prior to a mourning service .

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  6. Service held for Alps crash victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Independent.ie

    People queue in front of Cologne Cathedral for a ceremony in memory of the victims of the Germanwings plane crash Archbishop of Cologne Rainer Maria Woelki said 150 candles will be lit in memory of each of those who died including co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, who investigators believe deliberately crashed the plane.

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  7. 'I thought it was game over'Read the original story

    Friday | West Hawaii Today

    As he looked out the window of the Cessna 172 he had been piloting moments before, it occurred to 21-year-old Michael Dowsett that he was about to die. "I genuinely did think that was it," he said Thursday as he sat in a wheelchair at Hilo Medical Center, flanked on the left by his parents, Susan and Jay Dowsett, with HMC Trauma Program Coordinator Louise Fincher sitting on his right.

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  8. Memories: plane crash was testing time in 1975Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Evening Times

    The scenario created was of a plane crashing into a tenement, with volunteers playing their part as "victims" of the disaster. Two became victims of the exercise, having to be treated for shock after explosions that triggered the start of it proved too realistic for them.

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  9. 5 things you need to know FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://usat.ly/1G007Qy Flowers, candles and photographs decorate a monument dedicated to the victims of Germanwings flight 4U9525 on March 26 in front of the mountain where the plane crashed in Le Vernet, France. A Germanwings flight from Barcelona to Dusseldorf crashed in the French Alps on March 24 killing all 150 people on board.

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  10. Relatives, dignitaries pay tribute to Germanwings crash victims in Cologne cathedral serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Globe and Mail

    A black ribbon showing the flight number of Germanwings flight 4U9525 is displayed at the Dom cathedral, ahead of a memorial service to commemorate the victims of the Germanwings passenger plane crash, on April 17, 2015 in Cologne, Germany. A black ribbon showing the flight number of Germanwings flight 4U9525 is displayed at the Dom cathedral, ahead of a memorial service to commemorate the victims of the Germanwings passenger plane crash, on April 17, 2015 in Cologne, Germany.

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  11. Is Europe finally waking up to the deaths of hundreds of drowned migrants?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    An Italian coast guard boat takes part in a rescue operation of migrants off the coast of Sicily on Sunday. When 150 people died in a Germanwings plane crash last month in France, European TV networks broadcast special reports for days.

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  12. Germanwings memorial service: Live updates as hundreds pay tribute to victims of tragic plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Record

    Fatima Uesugi has travelled from Morocco to attend the #Germanwings remembrance service. A family friend was onboard pic.twitter.com/HTEIOjogQw Jorge Fernandez Diaz, Spain's interior minister, and Alain Vidalies, the French transport minister are also due to pay their respects.

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  13. Are shrinking airline seats unsafe and unhealthy, too?Read the original story

    Friday | Tripso.com

    As the space between one airline seat and the seat behind it continues to get smaller and smaller, and as the space between the armrests gets smaller as well, passengers have been asking themselves, "How small can this space get?" Being confined in airplanes has safety and health consequences. The Federal Aviation Administration has been working for decades testing emergency evacuation of airplanes that provides a bit of safety to surviving passengers should a plane crash.

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  14. Hilo plane crash survivor speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KITV-TV

    He's lucky to be alive.. As new details emerged from that fateful flight. Michael Dowsett gently made his way into a room to talk about what happened the moment he thought his life was coming to an end.

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  15. Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 17 Apr 2015Read the original story

    Friday | The First Post

    A memorial service for the 150 victims of last month's Germanwings plane crash in the French Alps is being held today in Cologne. Relatives of the dead will be among the 1,500-strong congregation, as will German leader Angela Merkel.

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  16. Student pilot talks about Hilo plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KITV-TV

    Not many people can say they've survived a plane crash. A young man and a pilot in training from Hilo, Michael Dowsett, is part of that exclusive club.

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  17. New 'Star Wars' teaser, cast information revealed at eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Filmmaker J.J. Abrams signs autographs for fans on the Cantina set at Star Wars Celebration: The Ultimate Fan Experience held at the Anaheim Convention Center on Thursday, April 16, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. Photo: Richard Shotwell, Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP Star Wars fans wait in line to enter Star Wars Celebration: The Ultimate Fan Experience held at the Anaheim Convention Center on Thursday, April 16, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif.

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  18. Plane crashes in US 59 median south of DibollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Three people have been taken to a Lufkin hospital for what appears to be cautionary reasons following a twin-engine plane crash on US 59 south of Diboll Friday morning. The crash occurred at 7:47 a.m. and the plane landed in the median of US 59, a half-mile south of Diboll.

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  19. 1,400 mourners join memorial for Germanwings crash victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Cardinal Rainer Maria Woelki and Annette Kurschus leader of the Evangelical Church in Germany address a memorial service for the 150 people killed in the Germanwings plane crash in the Cathedral in Cologne, western Germany on April 17, 2015. AFP Photo Grieving relatives joined political and religious leaders April 17 for a sombre German state memorial service for the victims of last month's Germanwings crash in the French Alps, blamed on a depressed co-pilot.

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  20. Body parts found at MH17 crash siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    Dutch investigators have recovered more body parts at the MH17 plane crash site in Ukraine after searching a location that was previously inaccessible, the Netherlands announced on Thursday. All 298 passengers and crew onboard the Malaysia Airlines jetliner - 193 of them Dutch - died when it was shot down over war-torn eastern Ukraine last year.

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