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May 15, 2017 11:00 PM Learjet crashes on approach to Teterboro Airport in New Jersey; 2 dead

Two crewmembers are dead after a small plane crashed this afternoon in an industrial area in the northern New Jersey town of Carlstadt. The Federal Aviation Administration said a Learjet 35 that was en route from Philadelphia International Airport to New Jersey's Teterboro Airport crashed at 3:30 p.m. while on approach to Runway 1 at Teterboro 443

May 15, 2017 8:13 PM Customs officers at Malaysian airport seize 330 tortoises

May 15 (UPI) -- Authorities at a Malaysian airport said they seized 330 critically endangered tortoises that were falsely labeled as "stones" in boxes shipped from Madagascar. Customs officers at Kuala Lumpur International Airport said they searched the five cardboard boxes that arrived Sunday on an Etihad Airways flight from Madagascar and discovered 74

May 15, 2017 5:59 PM Penn State teen killed in frat hazing was treated like ‘roadkill and a rag doll,’ parents say

Timothy Piazza and the other pledges being hazed in February hoped that the men of Penn State’s Beta Theta Pi fraternity would ultimately welcome them as brothers. Instead, when Piazza’s night of binge drinking took a deadly turn, his family says, his would-be brothers treated him “like roadkill.” “And what happened throughout the night was just careless 48

May 15, 2017 4:45 PM Russia warns against ‘intimidating’ North Korea after its latest missile launch

Russian President Vladimir Putin is urging foreign leaders to keep a cool head on North Korea. Speaking in China, Putin condemned North Korea's latest missile launch as “dangerous.” But he also cautioned against “intimidating” the country, comments almost certainly directed at Washington. “I would like to confirm that we are categorically against the expansion 1182

May 15, 2017 1:49 PM Family of Penn State pledge who died after hazing plans to file lawsuit, says frat brothers treated teen like 'roadkill' Â

Family of Penn State pledge who died after hazing to file lawsuit The family of Tim Piazza, the Penn State fraternity pledge who died after a hazing ritual, is speaking out about the teen's tragic death and revealed plans to file a lawsuit against Beta Theta Pi and some of its members. During an interview Monday on "Good Morning America," Piazza's father 48

May 15, 2017 11:44 AM EU, US to meet Wednesday over in-flight laptop ban

European Union and U.S. transport and security officials will meet in Brussels on Wednesday to discuss U.S. plans to broaden an in-flight ban on laptops and tablets to include planes from Europe. European Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas said Monday that the high-level talks are "to jointly assess any new threats and work toward a common approach 32

May 15, 2017 9:11 AM Craig Goodwin saves Sparta Rotterdam from Eredivisie relegation

Craig Goodwin's heroics off the bench have saved Sparta Rotterdam from a Dutch relegation dogfight. The former Adelaide United winger notched two assists before scoring a smart 89th-minute free kick to seal a crucial 3-1 win over Go Ahead Eagles on Sunday. Introduced just after halftime with the score locked at 0-0, Goodwin delivered a free kick that was nodded 39

May 14, 2017 10:19 PM Barcelona, Madrid win as title race goes to final round

MADRID (AP) -- Barcelona and Real Madrid won their matches Sunday with the Spanish league title race now guaranteed to go to the final round. Neymar scored a hat trick for Barcelona in a comfortable 4-1 win at Las Palmas, while Cristiano Ronaldo scored a pair of goals for Madrid in a 4-1 home victory over Sevilla. Madrid scored with an unusual goal by Nacho 59

May 14, 2017 8:57 PM Toyota joins the race to launch a flying car

May 14 (UPI) -- Toyota is joining the quest to turn a flight of fantasy into reality. The Japanese carmaker announced Sunday it will to back Cartivator, a flying-car project started voluntarily by 30 of its employees. Toyota said 15 of its group companies will invest $375,000 over the next three years in the project, which has relied on online crowdfunding 1403

May 14, 2017 1:46 AM United Airlines fears security protocols used to access flight deck was made public

United Airlines said on Saturday that security protocals used to access flight decks may have been shared with the public. United Airlines believes its security protocols used to access cockpits during flights were made public, officials said Saturday. A spokeswoman for the embattled airline ruled out a data breach but would not elaborate how the information 59