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FAA probes close call of Spirit jet, small plane

The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it is investigating a close call between a Texas-bound Spirit Airlines flight and a skydiving plane that forced the jetliner to dive sharply over Michigan, as screaming passengers feared the plane was going to crash.…
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Feds to process same-sex immigration benefits

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says the government will start reviewing applications for green cards and other immigration benefits for same-sex couples.…
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Suburban NY mom of 3 released on bond in pot case

A suburban mother charged with growing thousands of marijuana plants worth millions of dollars was freed on $500,000 bond on Monday despite a federal magistrate judge’s misgivings about her finances and about the friends who stepped up to co-sign for her.…