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10 years after fatal Comair crash, FAA still has pilots flying in the dark

A decade after the deadly crash of Comair Flight 5191 at Kentucky’s Blue Grass Airport, federal regulators have been slow to approve new technology that could help avoid similar crashes. While many general aviation and business aircraft are now equipped with advanced GPS-based navigation aids, such devices are virtually nonexistent in large commercial airliners.

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Marines show what happens when you get pepper sprayed

Staff Sgt. Paul Delekto talks about oleoresin capsicum, commonly known as pepper spray, or OC, and its effects on Marines assigned to the security augment force on Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, March 6, 2015. The Marines trained in an endurance course while exposed to the spray in order to better understand the non-lethal weapon's effects on them and potential suspects on which it might be used.

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Obama declares land from Burt's Bees co-founder a national monument

This week, in honor of the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, President Barack Obama designated the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument, encompassing awe-inspiring mountains, forests and waters of north central Maine. To date, Obama has protected more land and water than any other president in history.

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Paisley Park, home of Prince, to open for public tours

“Only a few hundred people have had the rare opportunity to tour the estate during his lifetime,” Prince’s sister, Tyka Nelson, said. “Now, fans from around the world will be able to experience Prince’s world for the first time as we open the doors to this incredible place.”

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Marines show what happens when you get pepper sprayed

Staff Sgt. Paul Delekto talks about oleoresin capsicum, commonly known as pepper spray, or OC, and its effects on Marines assigned to the security augment force on Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, March 6, 2015. The Marines trained in an endurance course while exposed to the spray in order to better understand the non-lethal weapon's effects on them and potential suspects on which it might be used.
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Marines show what happens when you get pepper sprayed 1:52

Marines show what happens when you get pepper sprayed

Obama declares land from Burt's Bees co-founder a national monument 0:53

Obama declares land from Burt's Bees co-founder a national monument

Clinton, Timberlake hit photo booth; Pence talks media bias — Election Rewind 1:32

Clinton, Timberlake hit photo booth; Pence talks media bias — Election Rewind

If Trump and Clinton could turn back time, would they change the media narrative? Election Rewind 1:05

If Trump and Clinton could turn back time, would they change the media narrative? Election Rewind