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The 2019 Honda Pilot Is the Vehicle of Choice for HGTV's Dream Home Giveaway

The 2019 Honda Pilot Is the Vehicle of Choice for HGTV's Dream Home Giveaway



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George HW Bush: WWII pilot, oilman, ambassador and founder of the United States' foremost political dynasty

George HW Bush: WWII pilot, oilman, ambassador and founder of the United States' foremost political dynastyGeorge Bush was an American patrician who brought great talents to the presidency and wrought great achievements, but never quite grasped the pitiless frivolity of US politics. Bush was elected to office in 1988 after eight years as vice president to his fellow Republican, Ronald Reagan. Where Reagan’s great achievement, in foreign affairs, was to perceive the weakness of the Soviet Union, to stand up to the Soviet leadership and eventually to reach agreements with the Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, Bush inherited a world in which Communist regimes were already collapsing, in which the United States found itself, somewhat to its own surprise, as the only superpower.



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Self-driving cars may hit U.S. roads in pilot programme – NHTSA

Self-driving cars may hit U.S. roads in pilot programme - NHTSAFully self-driving cars may be on the fast lane to U.S. roads under a pilot programme the Trump administration said on Tuesday it was considering, which would allow real-world road testing for a limited number of the vehicles. Self-driving cars used in the program would potentially need to have technology disabling the vehicle if a sensor fails or barring vehicles from travelling above safe speeds, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said in a document made public Tuesday. NHTSA said it was considering whether it would have to be notified of any accident within 24 hours and was seeking public input on what other data should be disclosed including near misses.



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Self-driving cars may hit U.S. roads in pilot program – NHTSA

Self-driving cars may hit U.S. roads in pilot program - NHTSAFully self-driving cars may be on the fast lane to U.S. roads under a pilot program the Trump administration said on Tuesday it was considering, which would allow real-world road testing for a limited number of the vehicles. Self-driving cars used in the program would potentially need to have technology disabling the vehicle if a sensor fails or barring vehicles from traveling above safe speeds, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said in a document made public Tuesday. NHTSA said it was considering whether it would have to be notified of any accident within 24 hours and was seeking public input on what other data should be disclosed including near misses.



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F-35 fighter jet crashes in South Carolina, pilot ejects

F-35 fighter jet crashes in South Carolina, pilot ejectsThe pilot, the only person aboard the craft, ejected safely and was being checked for injuries, said a Pentagon spokesman, adding that there were no other injuries. It was a Lockheed Martin F-35B, a short take-off/vertical landing version of the F-35, said a U.S. military official, speaking on condition of anonymity. It was the first crash of an F-35 fighter jet since they became operational in 2006, said another military official, also speaking on the condition of anonymity.



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Small plane crashes on Phoenix street; pilot, passenger dead

Small plane crashes on Phoenix street; pilot, passenger deadPHOENIX (AP) — A homemade plane crashed in a Phoenix intersection Monday, killing the pilot and the sole passenger, authorities said.



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AP NewsBreak: Pilot who crashed his own home had hangar code

AP NewsBreak: Pilot who crashed his own home had hangar codeSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A man who died when he flew a plane into his own house after he had been arrested for assaulting his wife had full access to his employer's plane because he had earned the firm's trust, the president of the Utah company said Tuesday.



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Pilot killed in small plane crash identified as Disney employee

Pilot killed in small plane crash identified as Disney employeeA Disney Imagineer, who programmed theme park rides all around the world, was killed in a small plane crash.



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Utah plane crash: Pilot dies and house 'engulfed in flames' after aircraft crashes into building

Utah plane crash: Pilot dies and house 'engulfed in flames' after aircraft crashes into buildingA man died after flying a plane into his house following a domestic dispute he had with his wife over the weekend, authorities said. Duane Youd was arrested on Sunday night after witnesses said they saw him allegedly assaulting his wife outside near Payson Canyon, Utah, where he had been drinking. Mr Youd’s wife and a child were inside the house at the time of the crash, investigators said.



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U.S. agency says United pilot posted explicit photos of flight attendant online

U.S. agency says United pilot posted explicit photos of flight attendant onlineA United Airlines flight attendant is accusing the airline of failing to protect her from sexually explicit pictures that a pilot posted of her online, according to a lawsuit filed in a San Antonio, Texas, federal court. The lawsuit, filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), said United failed to prevent and correct the pilot’s behavior, even after the flight attendant made numerous complaints. United said in an emailed statement that it had reviewed the allegations in the complaint and disagreed with the EEOC’s description of the situation, without providing further detail.



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