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FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2016 file photo, a laptop is seen in Las Vegas. Royal Jordanian Airlines is advising passengers that laptops, iPads, cameras and other electronics won’t be allowed in carry-on luggage for U.S.-bound flights starting Tuesday, March 21, 2017. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
March 20, 2017 - 7:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on nonstop U.S.-bound flights from eight Middle Eastern and North African countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and some other electronics in carry-on luggage starting Tuesday. The ban was revealed Monday in...
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FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2016 file photo, a laptop is seen in Las Vegas. Royal Jordanian Airlines is advising passengers that laptops, iPads, cameras and other electronics won’t be allowed in carry-on luggage for U.S.-bound flights starting Tuesday, March 21, 2017. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
March 20, 2017 - 6:02 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on certain nonstop U.S.-bound flights from eight Middle Eastern and North African countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and some other electronics in carry-on luggage starting Tuesday. The ban was revealed Monday in...
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March 20, 2017 - 1:36 pm
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — A passenger plane crash-landed and burned in Wau, northwestern South Sudan, but all 49 passengers and crew survived, said an airport official. The plane was landing but then crashed, said Wau's Acting Airport Manager Stephen Youngule. "The plane touched down and then jumped...
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March 20, 2017 - 12:56 pm
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — An airport official in Wau, South Sudan, says that a passenger plane crash-landed and burned, but all passengers and crew survived. Acting Airport Manager in Wau, Stephen Youngule, said the plane touched down and then jumped up again before crashing. Youngule said the plane...
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March 20, 2017 - 7:34 am
DURHAM., N.C. (AP) — Two people have been killed in a two-vehicle, wrong-way crash on Interstate 85 in Durham. Police spokesman Wil Glenn said in a news release that the wreck in the northbound lanes about 12:15 a.m. Monday. Police say the head-on collision killed the driver of each vehicle. One...
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March 20, 2017 - 5:43 am
ROME (AP) — Tourists and travelers at airports across Italy are facing delays and canceled flights thanks to strikes by air traffic controllers and air transport workers. Italy's flagship carrier, Alitalia, said it was cancelling some 40 percent of its domestic and international flights Monday. Air...
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Soldiers patrol at Orly airport, south of Paris, Saturday, March, 18, 2017. Soldiers at Paris' busy Orly Aiport shot and killed a man who wrestled one of their colleagues to the ground and tried to steal her rifle Saturday, officials said. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)
March 19, 2017 - 7:50 am
PARIS (AP) — French officials were conducting an autopsy Sunday to determine whether a suspected Islamic extremist was drunk or high on drugs when he took a soldier hostage at Paris' Orly Airport and was shot dead by her fellow patrolmen. The suspect, Ziyed Ben Belgacem, stopped at a bar in the wee...
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Travelers evacuate Orly airport, south of Paris, Saturday, March, 18, 2017. Soldiers at Paris' busy Orly Aiport shot and killed a man who wrestled one of their colleagues to the ground and tried to steal her rifle Saturday, officials said. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)
March 18, 2017 - 5:36 pm
ORLY, France (AP) — Yelling that he wanted to kill and die for Allah, a suspected Islamic extremist attacked a French soldier Saturday morning at Paris' Orly Airport and wrested away her assault rifle, a French prosecutor said. Two colleagues on her patrol shot and killed the man before he could...
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March 18, 2017 - 4:48 pm
FRANCE-AIRPORT SHOOTING Officials: Attacker snatched assault gun from soldier, aiming to shoot people PARIS (AP) — French officials are providing new details of today's attack on a soldier at Orly Airport near Paris. Paris prosecutor Francois Molins says a man held a pistol to the female soldier's...
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An elite police officer patrols with a police dog at the Orly airport, south of Paris, Saturday, March, 18, 2017. A man was shot to death Saturday after trying to seize the weapon of a soldier guarding Paris' Orly Airport, prompting a partial evacuation of the terminal, police said. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)
March 18, 2017 - 3:23 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on incident at Orly Airport in Paris where a man was shot to death after attempting to seize a soldier's weapon (all times local): 8:20 p.m. Paris prosecutor Francois Molins says French soldiers fired three bursts, eight rounds in all, to kill the attacker who took a member...
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