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American Airlines says two flights that originated in Dallas had to make emergency landings two minutes apart because of unrelated mechanical problems.
A jumbo jet with more than 220 passengers was three hours into a flight to Buenos Aires, Argentina, when the pilot declared an in-flight emergency because of a pressurization problem.
The New Hampshire town of Littleton is getting $250,000 to support a revitalization project on Main Street.
Littleton is planning to construct a multi-use bridge over the Ammonoosuc River pedestrians, bicycles and off-road vehicles.
The grant is from the Northern Border Regional Commission, which helps economic development in the North Country.
Gov. Maggie Hassan is touring the project after addressing the Littleton Economic Development Summit on Monday.
Heavy rains in parts of northeastern India triggered landslides and flash floods, killing at least seven people, officials said Monday.
Authorities asked residents to move to higher ground, and army troops and federal personnel rescued scores of people trapped by the floodwaters, he said.
Although charges against a man accused of shooting his uncle in Sioux City have been dropped, police said, the charges could be refiled.
Eric Riley, 40, had been charged on Sept. 9 with attempted murder and burglary in the shooting of Ben Steffe.
Court documents say evidence has been submitted to the Iowa Division of Criminal investigation crime laboratory for DNA and ballistics analysis.
Ramapo police say 18-month-old Judy Danzinger suffered a severe head injury on Friday after a minivan struck her on Beckett Court in Chestnut Ridge.
Neighbors told the Journal News (http://lohud.us/1uwvNpM ) that the minivan was traveling less than 5 mph as the driver was attempting to turn around on the dead-end street.