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  • Man flown to Shock Trauma following motorcycle crash

    A man was flown to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center Thursday night after being injured in an accident north of Madonna, according to Maryland State Police. State Police were called to the crash near the intersection of Houcks Road and Norrisville Road...
  • Five things for Friday, May 15, 2015

    Five things for Friday, May 15, 2015
    Here are your stories for Friday in Central Florida: Chopper that crashed in Nepal carrying Marines with Florida ties found; more questions as photo of missing mother and baby released by attorney; Gov Rick Scott warning of government shutdown; new growth...
  • Missing U.S. chopper with Central Florida Marine onboard found in Nepal

    Missing U.S. chopper with Central Florida Marine onboard found in Nepal
    Wreckage from a U.S. military helicopter that carried a Marine with Central Florida ties was found Friday in Nepal. Nepalese rescuers found three bodies near the wreckage of the helicopter that disappeared earlier this week while on a relief mission...
  • Nepal Rescuers Find Three Bodies Near Crashed US Marine Chopper

    Nepal Rescuers Find Three Bodies Near Crashed US Marine Chopper
    KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepalese rescuers on Friday found three bodies near the wreckage of a U.S. Marine helicopter that disappeared earlier this week while on a relief mission in the earthquake-hit Himalayan nation, and officials said it was unlikely...
  • Still no sign of missing U.S. military helicopter in Nepal

    The father of the Kansas man who was flying a helicopter missing in Nepal says he is confident his son will be found OK. Richard Norgren said Wednesday his 31-year-old son, Capt. Chris Norgren, was flying the U.S. Marine helicopter that disappeared...
  • Searchers looking for MH370 find shipwreck, expand zone of activity

    Searchers looking for MH370 find shipwreck, expand zone of activity
    Searchers looking for missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 said Wednesday they had discovered a shipwreck while looking for the jet but had yet to find any sign of the plane. With 75% of the 23,000-square-mile high probability search area explored,...
  • FAA investigating two Lehigh County plane accidents

    FAA investigating two Lehigh County plane accidents
    The skies were clear and the weather was near perfect Monday for the first time in months, which makes the wreck of two small private planes three hours apart even more bizarre, local authorities said. One plane came down about 1 p.m. during takeoff from...
  • Carnett: A new reason to down high-octane java

    A cup of morning joe is to this writer what a bottle of oxygen must have been to a U-2 jet jockey. A lifesaver. Anyone remember the U-2 incident in May 1960, when an American pilot, Francis Gary Powers, was shot out of the skies over the Soviet Union?...
  • American Airlines hopes customers won't notice reservation system change

    American Airlines hopes customers won't notice reservation system change
    American Airlines' merger with US Airways is near the start of combining its passenger reservation system, a delicate task that went so wrong for Chicago-based United Airlines in 2012 that the carrier saw mass customer defections and damaged profits....
  • American, US Airways merging reservations over 90 days

    To avoid the glitches that followed other airline mergers, American Airlines is taking extra time to combine its reservation system with US Airways. Once the 90-day transition is completed as early as October, the US Airways reservation system and...
  • Marine helicopter makes emergency landing in Los Angeles River

    Marine helicopter makes emergency landing in Los Angeles River
     A Marine helicopter from Camp Pendleton made an emergency landing Monday in the bed of the Los Angeles River near South Gate. Neither of the two pilots on the AH-1W was injured. There were no injuries on the ground, officials said. The helicopter...