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The Latest: Real Madrid, Barcelona Honor Crash Victims

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the Colombia plane crash involving members of a Brazilian soccer team (all times local): 7:45 a.m. Barcelona and Real Madrid have held a minute of silence before their practice sessions in honor of the victims of the plane crash involving Brazilian club Chapecoense. …

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Airport Gun Bill Launched In Florida Senate

The Florida state legislature is considering a measure that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to continue carrying sidearms in the areas of airports that are before passengers go through the security-screening process. It is unknown how far the measure will fly this legislative session, as it has two additional committee appearances scheduled in the Senate, and the House version has not been heard in committees.

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Plane Rerouted from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport

[jwplayer config=”News-video” file=”wuftnews/20140908airportWEB.mp4″ html5_file=”http://fms01.jou.ufl.edu/wuftnews/20140908airportWEB.mp4″ image=”http://www.wuft.org/videoupdates/files/2012/10/WUFT-Generic-Logo_final-854×480.png”] An American Eagle jet that was scheduled to land at Gainesville Regional Airport Sunday night was unexpectedly diverted to the Jacksonville International Airport. Both the airline and the airport are still not sure exactly why this happened but passengers of the diverted flight are demanding …

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