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Airline May Introduce Standing Room Only Section

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary wants passengers to stand on the budget airline’s flights, in a bid to pack in more people and boost profits

Portable Bathroom Pipe Bomb Explosion Injures Teen

Police say a teenager was injured by shrapnel from a pipe bomb that exploded inside a portable bathroom in a public park.

Congressman's Jacko Rant

New York Rep. Peter King rips obsession with 'low-life' King of Pop's death in YouTube tirade

Shooting Unveils Different Sides of Ex-NFL Quarterback

The details surfacing after Steve McNair's death stand in stark contrast to the public persona he enjoyed during his career.

Honduras' Interim Government Closes Main Airport

Honduras' interim government closed its main airport to all flights on Monday after blocking the runway to prevent the return of ousted President Manuel Zelaya.

Mass. Mom Pleads Not Guilty to Denying Son Meds

A woman accused of withholding cancer treatment from her autistic son by canceling appointments and not filling prescriptions pleaded not guilty Monday to an attempted murder charge in the boy's death.

Coroner: Weapon and Wound 'Not Compatible' in Knox Case

An Italian news agency says a coroner and defense consultant has testified in the trial of American Amanda Knox that a knife believed to have been used in the slaying of a British student is "not compatible" with the victim's stab wound.

French Experts at Sea to Hunt for Black Boxes in Yemen Crash

French aviation experts set out in speedboats from the Comoros Islands on Monday, trying to pinpoint the exact location of the black boxes from a flight that crashed into the Indian Ocean last week, killing 152 people.