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Best time to see the spectacular Lyrid meteor

Best time to see the spectacular Lyrid meteor

Stargazers can expect 15 to 20 meteors per hour as well as an excellent dark sky this year, say experts
Pilot arrested for trying to bring knives on a flight

Pilot arrested for trying to bring knives on a flight

Cathay Pacific forced to cancel scheduled flight from London to Hong Kong after knives are found in a pilot's luggage
Japanese train sets world record: 603 kph

Japanese train sets world record: 603 kph

It's a bird -- it's a plane -- it's an insanely fast Japanese bullet train
Which are the world's most powerful passports?

Which are the world's most powerful passports?

New ranking shows which travel docs offer access to the most countries without arranging visas in advance
Passenger kicked off flight for poking fellow flier with pen

Passenger kicked off flight for poking fellow flier with pen

A female flier was kicked off a Southwest Airlines flight Thursday after allegedly jabbing another passenger in the arm with a pen
TSA agents fired for groping 'attractive males'

TSA agents fired for groping 'attractive males'

Two Transportation Security Administration screeners have been fired after conspiring to fondle attractive men at Denver International Airport
Finally! Americans will be told why they're on no-fly list

Finally! Americans will be told why they're on no-fly list

Revised policy comes after federal judge says old process is in violation of the Fifth Amendment's guarantee of due process
Asiana Airlines plane skids off runway

Asiana Airlines plane skids off runway

An Asiana Airlines plane overran a runway while landing at Japan's Hiroshima Airport on Tuesday evening
Report: Newer aircraft vulnerable to hacking

Report: Newer aircraft vulnerable to hacking

According to the U.S. Government Accountability Office, hundreds of planes flying commercially today could be vulnerable to having their onboard computers hacked
Thailand greets New Year with world's biggest water fight

Thailand greets New Year with world's biggest water fight

Thailand's three-day Songrkan festival is now underway. Here's a peek at the watery madness
Hidden cameras reveal airport workers stealing from luggage

Hidden cameras reveal airport workers stealing from luggage

Most of the missing valuables reported to TSA were packed in checked luggage