Airplanes

Boston-bound plan runs off Texas runway, burns - no serious injuries

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

BROOKSHIRE, Texas - No one was seriously hurt when an airplane bound for Boston ran off a runway and burned Tuesday morning near Houston, authorities said. The McDonnell...
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Airplane ‘Karen' goes viral for mid-flight, microphoned pandemic rant

Airplane ‘Karen' goes viral for mid-flight, microphoned pandemic rant

22 hours ago   |   New York Post

Mike check 1, 2, 1, 2 - she's an unruly passenger terrorizing the flight attendant crew. Armed with a microphone headset and an inflated ego, an unnamed woman is going viral...
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96-year-old World War II veteran granted dream flight in 1920s airplane

96-year-old World War II veteran granted dream flight in 1920s airplane

1 day ago   |   WGAL

"I've been thinking about that ride for 96 years and I finally took it so that's the dream flight of my life."
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Twin Cities Man Accused Of Operating Private Airport In Field Behind His Home

Twin Cities Man Accused Of Operating Private Airport In Field Behind His Home

1 day ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A Twin Cities man is facing charges after allegedly carving a runway into a field behind his home and using it as a private airport. Jeffrey Walker, 57, of Afton...
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I went inside the secret airplane compartment where flight attendants sleep on long-haul flights and was shocked by its size

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Touring SAS Scandinavian Airlines' Airbus A350-900 XWB. Thomas Pallini/Insider Flight attendants don't enjoy the same luxurious seats that some of their passengers do on...
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I flew JetBlue between New York and London and found the food in economy class to be surprisingly tastier than in business class

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Flying JetBlue Airways from London to New York in Mint business class. Thomas Pallini/Insider JetBlue Airways has brought in-flight dining to both cabins of service on its new...
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Twin Cities Man Accused Of Operating Private Airport In Field Behind His Home

Twin Cities Man Accused Of Operating Private Airport In Field Behind His Home

3 days ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A Twin Cities man is facing charges after allegedly carving a runway into a field behind his home and using it as a private airport. Jeffrey Walker, 57, of Afton...
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Former Boeing pilot involved in 737 Max testing indicted on fraud charges

4 days ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

A former Boeing test pilot has been indicted on fraud charges related to his work in evaluating the 737 Max jetliner, the same model that was involved in two deadly crashes.
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The Chaotic Conditions at Rikers Island

5 days ago   |   NY Times

The deplorable conditions at the New York prison complex. Also: The joy of audiobooks; airline vaccine mandates; Bond, James Bond.
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American and Southwest Airlines reject the Texas order banning vaccine mandates

6 days ago   |   NY Times   |   3 articles

“This does not change anything for American,” a spokeswoman said. When the airline introduced its mandate, it cited a presidential order that employees of government...
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Joel Embiid, Doc Rivers sound off about disgruntled 76ers star Ben Simmons...

Joel Embiid, Doc Rivers sound off about disgruntled 76ers star Ben Simmons: 'We're not here to babysit'

The coach and star center for the 76ers didn't mince words when discussing Ben Simmons after Tuesday's practice. Read more ...

Facebook to pay $14M to settle claims of discrimination against US workers

Facebook to pay $14M to settle claims of discrimination against US workers

Facebook has agreed to pay more than $14 million to settle Trump-era claims that it discriminated against American workers when filling lucrative jobs, the Justice Department... Read more ...

Haiti gang seeks $1M each for kidnapped US missionaries

Haiti gang seeks $1M each for kidnapped US missionaries

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - A gang that kidnapped 17 members of a U,S.-based missionary group is demanding $1 million ransom per person, although authorities are not clear whether... Read more ...

Homeland Security secretary tests positive for COVID-19

Homeland Security secretary tests positive for COVID-19

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, who is vaccinated, tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday morning, according to a department spokesperson. Read more ...

VIDEO: Striking Kellogg's workers get hit by buses on picket line

VIDEO: Striking Kellogg's workers get hit by buses on picket line

Workers say buses carrying non-union workers hit three workers in two weeks, none seriously hurt Read more ...

U.S. Tells Russia to Return Crimea to Ukraine, Stop Cyber Attacks on America...

"U.S. support for Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity is unwavering," said U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin. Read more ...

Oklahoma Hunting for Gun Business

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David Finn, Co-Founder of a Public Relations Power, Dies at 100

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Final Four set in Fall Varsity Basketball League

Can the Allentown Central Catholic program get its first boys basketball title of the 2021-22 school year on Thursday night? Read more ...

Sixers analysis: Enough B.S.! Suspend Ben Simmons indefinitely

You can't trade Simmons at this moment. He has zero value. Let him stew, make him return, play him at power forward, reestablish his worth, and then ship him off. Read more ...