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The Latest: Airbus is ready for autonomous planes; are you?

The chief salesman for Airbus says his company already has the technology to fly passenger planes without pilots at all _ and is working on winning over regulators and travelers to the idea.

RAF jets in Estonia scrambled 2x to intercept Russian jets

Two Royal Air Force jets deployed in Estonia were scrambled twice in recent days, bringing the number of intercepts of Russian aircraft to eight since taking over the Baltic policing mission in May

The Latest: Spain saves 292 migrants crossing Mediterranean

Spain's maritime rescue service says it has rescued 292 migrants attempting to cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe from North Africa

Search warrant cites synagogue shooter's hatred of Judaism

A federal search warrant says the sole suspect in a fatal Southern California synagogue shooting told an investigator that he adopted his hatred of Judaism 18 months before

Florida woman becomes US citizen at age 103

A South Florida woman has become a U.S. citizen at the age of 103. A Miami-Dade County commissioner in a statement says Andrea Joseph took the oath of citizenship on Friday, just a few months shy of her 104th birthday

Strong earthquake hits southwestern China

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has hit southwestern China and warns of possible casualties

Egypt TV says ousted president Morsi dies in court

Egypt's state TV says the country's first elected and ousted President Mohammed Morsi, has collapsed during a court session and died

Shell fined for explosions, gas leak at Dutch chemical plant

A Dutch court has fined oil giant Shell 2.5 million euros (US$2.8 million) for breaching Dutch labor and environmental laws in a case linked to two explosions and a gas leak at a chemical plant south of Rotterdam

UN Palestinian refugee agency urges donors to fill shortfall

Head of Palestinian refugee agency says the group is mobilizing to replenish a $211 million shortfall despite U.S. funding cuts

Portugal's prime minister: wildfires require long-term fight

Portugal's prime minister is warning against complacency in the fight against wildfires after huge blazes in 2017 that killed more than 100 people were followed by two years of much smaller charred areas and no deaths

Overcrowding, abuse seen at Mexico migrant detention center

Witnesses say Mexico's Siglo XXI immigration holding facility is home to overcrowding, filthy conditions and abuse, emblematic of how the country has already been struggling to cope with a migratory surge even as it cracks down further under U.S. pressure
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