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Russia blames Israel for downing of its warplane by Syrian forces

Sep 24, 2018

Russia blames Israel for downing of its warplane by Syrian forces

The Russian Defense Ministry on Sunday again blamed Israel for the downing of a Russian plane by Syrian government forces, adding that Israel appeared "ungrateful" for Moscow's efforts to rein in Iran-backed fighters in Syria. Syrian government forces mistook the Russian Il-20 reconnaissance plane for ...

One injured after DEA plane crashes on suburban Houston street

Sep 20, 2018

One injured after DEA plane crashes on suburban Houston street

Authorities say a small plane operated by the Drug Enforcement Administration crashed on a street in suburban Houston, hitting two vehicles and injuring one person. According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the single-engine Cessna went down around 3 p.m. Wednesday while trying to land at ...

Sep 10, 2018

Nepal copter crash kills five, including Japanese man; one missing

A helicopter flying in bad weather crashed in Nepal's mountains on Saturday, killing five of the seven people on board and leaving another missing, police said. The pilot and four of the six passengers, including a 68-year-old Japanese man, were among those killed, said police ...

Aug 27, 2018

Fiery north Vermont plane crash kills aircraft's sole occupant

A plane crashed in northern Vermont, killing its sole occupant. WCAX-TV reports the Vermont State Police are investigating the crash in Island Pond. The crash happened Saturday afternoon, near the John H. Boylan Airport. Emergency crews responding to a large fire about 100 yards from ...