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Iran marks comeback with talks to buy 160 European planes | Reuters

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran unveiled an expanded shopping list for more than 160 European planes - including 8 superjumbos - and dangled another big order in front of Boeing (BA.N) at Tehran’s first major post-sanctions business gathering on Sunday.<p>People are silhouetted past a logo of the Airbus Group …

South Asia

A Drone Video Created a Stunning Document of LA's Murals

Highlighting a range of the city’s diverse architectural history, culture and art.<p>Los Angeles is known for its diverse landscape decorated with stunning murals and street art. In drone videographer Ian Wood’s latest project, he has traversed over the city documenting the infinitely beautiful works …

Murals

Science: Liking Your Alone Time May Mean Greater Success

Although success is something we all hope to achieve, it can be a real struggle. You might think the extroverts of the world have the best shot at …

Self-improvement

Astronaut dials the wrong number from space, surprises Earthling

New space station, who dis?<p>Picture this: it's Christmas Eve, and for some reason you weren't able to reunite with your family. Maybe you had to work, maybe your flight was canceled. You've been waiting for them to call you so you can talk to them all on speaker phone, so when the phone rings you …

Southwest Airlines jet hits another aircraft at Bob Hope Airport; no injuries reported

A<p>Southwest Airlinesjet struck another aircraft Sunday afternoon on the tarmac at Bob Hope Airport, delaying holiday travelers.<p>An Oakland-bound Southwest Airlines plane was pushing back from Gate A1 when it struck another Southwest plane parked at an adjacent gate,<p>Federal Aviation …

Superfast Military Aircraft Crashed in Pacific Ocean, DARPA Says

<i>This story was updated at 5:42 p.m. ET.</i><p>An unmanned military plane billed as the "fastest aircraft ever built" crashed into the Pacific Ocean today …

Aviation