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Airplane Bird Strikes On The Rise

AMERICAN VOICES
A study from the Department of Transportation found that aircraft bird strikes in the U.S. have increased more than fivefold since 1990, with nearly 10,000 such instances last year alone.

Military Releases Drone's Suicide Note

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In a shocking turn of events, embattled military drone plane TR425 destroyed itself. Military officials released the following suicide note written by the airplane.

New Air-Travel Guidelines

AMERICAN VOICES
U.S. airlines are now allowing small quantities of fluids onto airplanes. What do you think?

Clinton Goes On Fun Plane Ride

NEWS IN BRIEF
LISBON, PORTUGAL–President Clinton deplaned from Air Force One excited and thrilled Monday following a fun plane ride from Washington to Lisbon for an eight-day, three-nation European trip. "I went...

NPR Fires Commentator For Comments On Fox

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National Public Radio fired commentator Juan Williams on Wednesday following an appearance on the Fox News program The O'Reilly Factor in which he said that seeing people in Muslim garb on airplane...

Alan Keyes Admits: 'I Just Enjoy Campaigning'

NEWS IN BRIEF
AIKEN, SC–Following a speech Monday at the Rotary Club of Aiken, two-time Republican presidential candidate Alan Keyes admitted that he "just enjoy[s] campaigning." Said Keyes, a distant fourth-pla...

Three Boomers Feared Dead In Jenga Collapse

NEWS IN BRIEF
MARIETTA, GA—Three Baby Boomers are still missing following Friday's collapse of a massive Jenga tower in this Atlanta suburb. "[Woodstock attendee] Iris [Kelcher] seemed to take the worst of it," ...

Senile Mother A Broken Novelty Record

NEWS IN BRIEF
HUNTLEY, NE—The constant chatter of vascular dementia–afflicted Sophia Chandler, 88, has become a "broken novelty record" to the...

Fire Truck! Fire Truck! Fire Truck!

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Look, out the window! A fire truck! I've seen drawings of fire trucks in my picture books, of course, but how could I have ever known how pale and insignificant those crude representations were in ...

Virgin Unveils New Spaceship

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Virgin Galactic, the space tourism venture run by Richard Branson, unveiled its new commercial sub-orbital spacecraft, the SpaceShip Two. Here...