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...Died Quiz In honor of Ritchie Valens' birthday, we highlight a few of the many popular musicians who've died in airplane crashes. Which Rat Pack member are you? On the anniversary of Frank Sinatra's death, we invite you to take our Rat Pack personality...
Today In Sports History for May 25

...admission means the top three finishers in the 1996 Tour are linked to doping - with two admitting to cheating.2008 - Seven crashes and spinouts mar the first Indianapolis 500 since the two warring open-wheel series (CART and IRL) came together under...
Prosecutors would face high bar in filing Amtrak charges

...Bostian used his cellphone the day of the crash, but his lawyer has said it was stowed...marijuana with his brakeman before the crash.Last week, however, New York City prosecutors...employees for medical problems before the fatal crash.If charges were filed against Bostian...
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Empire Editorial: Don't sacrifice tomorrow for tonight in front of Thunder Mountain High School as a reminder of what's at stake when people drink and drive. In that 2009 crash, a young man was killed, another had to deal with the guilt and criminal charges relating to his friend's death, and the...
Takata air bag recall doubles to nearly 34M

...inflators to explode, but action needed to be taken immediately.Takata's air bags use ammonium nitrate to inflate in a crash. But the chemical, which can be used to make bombs, is volatile. So far, testing has found that airborne moisture can get...
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Juneau woman survives plane crash

...last November, doesn't remember the crash. She remembers she had a flying lesson...student after the power started to go. The crash took place about an hour into the student's...local news story about the 2 o'clock crash, and knew "it was unquestionably her...
Germanwings co-pilot practiced descents hours before crash the theory that the Germanwings crash was not only deliberate but premeditated...from terrorists. Since the Germanwings crash, several airlines have imposed rules online in the week before the crash.___Lowy reported from Washington...
Not For Web said.The Manhattan resident had texted her mother that she was boarding the train. Her parents saw stories about the crash at about midnight Tuesday and began making calls to area hospitals looking for her.BOB GILDERSLEEVEBob Gildersleeve, who...
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Engineer was obsessed with trains as teen

...head and has "absolutely no recollection whatsoever" of the crash. Goggin also said Bostian had not been using his cellphone...fraternity brother.Friends who seemingly knew about his role in the crash before his name publicly surfaced rallied to his side online...
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Becoming Alaskan: The first time I met the governor, I trapped myself in the basement

...much.As they approached me, my face turned that glowing red I'm so fond of as I tried to set my tray down with less than a crash. I know this is Alaska, but it's not every day His Governorship wants to shake your hand. Wishing that my hand didn't...


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