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UK pilots warn of disaster, seek tougher rules for drones

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LONDON (AP) -- The British Airline Pilots Association is warning of a looming catastrophe unless drones are subject to tougher regulations. One British Airways flight was sent to Bournemouth Airport. The union's flight safety specialist, Steve Landells, says the incident shows "the threat of drones being flown near manned aircraft must be addressed before we see a disaster." There have been several near-misses between drones and aircraft in Britain, with sheer chance averting collision in some cases.


World Video Game Hall of Fame names 2017 finalists

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — The World Video Game Hall of Fame's 2017 finalists span decades and electronic platforms, from the 1981 arcade classic "Donkey Kong" that launched Mario's plumbing career to the 2006 living room hit "Wii Sports," that made gamers out of grandparents.


Uber CEO caught on video arguing over fares with driver

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Uber's CEO says he needs leadership help after a video has emerged of him arguing heatedly with a driver about fares.