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How to guard against the threat from pilots

CNN World - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 7:44am
Since the September 11 hijackings 14 years ago, improvements to aviation security have had a strong focus on keeping intruders out of the cockpit.
Categories: International News

Your 6 key plane crash questions answered

CNN World - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 7:41am
When we asked our viewers to tweet their questions about the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525, we received hundreds of responses. We put them to our experts and here are answers to six of the most interesting ones.
Categories: International News

The week in 41 photos

CNN World - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 7:41am
Categories: International News

Stocks: 4 things to know before the open

Business News - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 7:23am
It looks like this week's downward trend will continue into Friday.

China pulls back tax breaks for foreign companies

Business News - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 7:11am
China is ordering local governments to roll back tax breaks promised to foreign businesses.

Explosion rocks New York's East Village

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:44pm
An explosion rocked a heavily traveled section of Manhattan's East Village on Thursday in what officials called a possible building collapse.
Categories: National News

Prosecutor: Co-pilot 'activated the descent' while alone

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 8:07pm
A 28-year-old German national who was co-piloting Germanwings Flight 9525 apparently deliberately crashed the plane this week, killing 144 passengers and six crew members including himself, officials said Thursday.
Categories: International News

Baseball Returns Home Friday Against Auburn

Bulldog Beat - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 7:21pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Following a four-game road swing, the Mississippi State baseball team (18-9, 2-4 SEC) returns home to face SEC West rival Auburn (15-10, 1-5 SEC) this weekend.

6 'Matrix' inspired illusions from Oculus' chief scientist

Business News - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 6:35pm
Virtual reality had been tried and done. People thought it was dead.

Saudi Arabia launches airstrikes in Yemen

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 6:32pm
Saudi Arabia and allied warplanes on Thursday launched airstrikes and threatened ground troops against rebels in Yemen, inserting itself into its southern neighbor's civil war and potentially opening up a broader sectarian conflict in the Middle East.
Categories: International News

U.S.-led coalition bombs ISIS in Tikrit

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 5:50pm
U.S.-led warplanes continued to hammer ISIS positions around the pivotal Iraqi battleground city of Tikrit, stepping in at the Iraqi Prime Minister's request to get at what a spokesman called "difficult targets."
Categories: International News

Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, 28, was a German national

CNN World - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 5:33pm
The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 purposely crashed the plane into the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board, officials say.
Categories: International News

Softball Readies for Weekend vs. No. 2 Gators

Bulldog Beat - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 5:21pm
Back home after a six-game road stint, the Mississippi State softball team (24-8, 4-5 SEC) will play its fifth ranked opponent this season, No. 2 Florida (30-3, 3-3 SEC), this weekend. The three-game Southeastern Conference series will begin Friday at 5:30 p.m. CT at the MSU Softball Field.

No. 34 Bulldogs Look To Keep Momentum Rolling At Kentucky

Bulldog Beat - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 5:15pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Looking to carry over their success from a 4-1 upset of rival No. 13 Ole Miss on Wednesday, the 34th-ranked Mississippi State Bulldogs (13-5, 4-2 SEC) head to Lexington on Friday, March 27 to take on the Kentucky Wildcats (9-12, 0-6 SEC).

Dean Smith's will gives $200 to each of his former players

Business News - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 4:33pm
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The big profits of payday lenders may be over

Business News - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 4:29pm
About twelve million Americans take out payday loans every year. It's a big -- and controversial -- business.

The average tax refund is now $2,893

Business News - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 4:20pm
Roughly 83% of the returns processed by the IRS so far this tax season have resulted in refunds, at an average of $2,893 per check through March 20, the agency said Thursday.

Bad news: Stocks likely to fall further

Business News - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 4:03pm
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