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Police officers walk behind the tail of the crashed Cypriot Helios plane on a hillside in Grammatiko, 40 kilometers (25 miles) north of Athens, Greece, Aug. 22, 2005. Some aviation experts are citing pilot hypoxia as a leading theory for why an unresponsive business plane flew over the nation’s capital Sunday, June 4, 2023, and caused the military to scramble fighter jets. Greek investigators said pilots on a Cypriot airliner did not realize an automatic pressurization system was set to “manual” when a loss of cabin pressure and oxygen led to hypoxia and the plane’s crash in Greece in 2005, killing all 121 people on board. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File)

Loss of oxygen in cabin may have led to Virginia plane crash, experts say

- Associated Press

A loss of oxygen is a leading theory for why an unresponsive business jet flew off course and over the nation's capital Sunday before it crashed in rural Virginia. But federal investigators are just beginning to look for answers, and experts cautioned against jumping to conclusions.

A statue of Walt Disney and Micky Mouse stands in front of the Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Jan. 9, 2019. Tens of thousands of LGBTQ+ people are flocking to Florida's theme parks and hotels to go on thrill rides, dance at all-night parties and lounge poolside in a decades-long tradition known as Gay Days. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

LGBTQ+ people flock to Florida for Gay Days festival

- Associated Press

Tens of thousands of LGBTQ+ people are flocking to central Florida this weekend to go on theme park rides, mingle with costumed performers, dance at all-night parties and lounge poolside at hotels during Gay Days, a decades-long tradition.

Terminal 5 at Heathrow Airport in London, which handles British Airways flights, stands virtually empty of passengers as staff standby to help during a British Airways pilots' strike, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019. The British government is working to fix a technical problem that caused electronic border gates at airports around the country to stop working late Friday, leading to hourslong waits for travelers entering the U.K. at the start of a busy holiday weekend. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

Travelers to U.K. face long waits amid systems problem affecting electronic gates

- Associated Press

Travelers arriving in the U.K. faced hourslong delays Saturday after a technical problem shut electronic border gates at airports across the country, forcing everyone to have their passports checked manually on what was expected to be one of the busiest travel weekends of the year.