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FAA proposes to fine Southwest Airlines $12M

WASHINGTON (AP) - The government is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply in three separate cases with safety regulations related to repairs on Boeing 737 jetliners. The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday that beginning in 2006 Southwest made "extreme makeover" alterations to eliminate potential cracking of the aluminum skin on 44 jetliners. The...

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2 hours 26 minutes ago

Car found in Laguna Lake

Authorities are on scene in San Luis Obispo after a car was found in Laguna Lake. Very few details were immediately available, but San Luis Obispo police say they believe the car has been in the lake for a while. The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff Dive Team... Read Story

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1 hour 31 minutes ago

Air assault helps control Yosemite wildfire

PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) - Officials in Yosemite National Park say a relentless air assault helped limit the spread of a wildfire that has forced the evacuation of about 100 homes and sent smoke into Yosemite Valley. Park spokesman Scott Gediman says the fire had burned through a little more than... Read Story

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5 hours 1 minute ago

Burglary suspect steals police van in Clovis

CLOVIS, Calif. (AP) - Authorities in Clovis say a handcuffed burglary suspect stole a police van and led officers on a high-speed chase before crashing and getting arrested for the second time. The Fresno Bee reports 32-year-old Donald Walker had been arrested on suspicion of burglarizing a vehicle Saturday night... Read Story

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FAA proposes to fine Southwest Airlines $12M

WASHINGTON (AP) - The government is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply in three separate cases with safety regulations related to repairs on Boeing 737 jetliners. The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday that beginning in 2006 Southwest made "extreme makeover" alterations to eliminate... Read Story

2 hours 48 minutes ago

Contracts to buy US homes slip in June

WASHINGTON (AP) - Fewer Americans signed contracts to buy homes in June, as the real estate market appears to have cooled off this summer. The National Association of Realtors says its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index slipped 1.1 percent to 102.7 last month. The index remains 7.3 percent below... Read Story

2 hours 49 minutes ago

Tennessee storms destroy homes

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities are trying to determine whether it was a tornado that struck yesterday, destroying at least 10 homes in Claiborne County, Tennessee. The say they've had no reports of deaths or injuries. Storms ripped through at least seven counties in the eastern part of the state.

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Obama, European leaders hold joint call on Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama and European leaders are conferring about next steps for dealing with the crisis in Ukraine. The White House says Obama held a joint call Monday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande (frahn-SWAH' oh-LAWND'), British Prime Minister David Cameron and Italian Prime... Read Story

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