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White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest speaks to the media during his daily briefing in the Brady Briefing Room, October 27, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

White House Weighs-In On Ferguson Airspace Ban

The White House said Monday a no-fly zone the U.S. government imposed over Ferguson, Missouri, for nearly two weeks in August should not have restricted helicopters for news organizations that wanted to operate in the area to cover violent protests there.

11/03/2014

St. Louis County Police Chief John Belmar denies  AP report that he pushed for flight ban over Ferguson to keep out the media

Police Chief Denies Seeking Media Flight Bans Over Ferguson

St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar said it was not a decision that originated with police.

11/03/2014

Police officers work to keep order as demonstrators express their feelings on August 18, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Violent outbreaks have taken place in Ferguson since the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9th. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

AP Exclusive: Ferguson No-Fly Zone Aimed at Media

The U.S. government agreed to a police request to restrict more than 37 square miles of airspace surrounding Ferguson, Missouri, for 12 days in August for safety, but audio recordings show that local authorities privately acknowledged the purpose was to keep away news helicopters during violent street protests.

11/02/2014

Photo: Getty/Joern Haufe

State Farm Wants Drone Use Approval

Illinois-based insurer would use emerging technology for natural disaster response

10/25/2014

Stranded passengers wait for flights at O'Hare International Airport on September 27, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.  O'Hare was forced to cancel more than 1,500 fights yesterday and more than 600 today after a contract worker sabotaged a suburban air traffic control center yesterday morning.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Durbin Calls For Probe Into Chicago Air Control Fire

U.S. Senator from Illinois wants to know if there was a security breach that led to crippling of two airports

09/28/2014

File photo of Virgin America planes. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

FAA: Airplane Makes Emergency Landing In Omaha

A commercial airplane traveling from Boston to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in Nebraska on Monday, officials said.

09/22/2014

Lambert - St. Louis airport

UPDATE: FAA Lifts Flights Restrictions Near Ferguson

The airport director says there have been no reports of any shots fired at aircraft and the move is strictly a precaution.

08/12/2014

The plane's path into the trees. Photo: KMOX/Brian Kelly

UPDATE: Pilot in Crash ‘Slightly’ Injured

Authorities say he was able to get out of the plane and call for help, before the plane caught fire and burned beyond recognition.

06/26/2014

Photo: Getty/Joern Haufe

No Charges For Man Who Crashed Drone Downtown

We now know who owns that drone that crashed into a St. Louis skyscraper a month ago today, and what it was doing flying through downtown.

06/05/2014

Packing Suitcase

Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

02/25/2014

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