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Critics Say Calls To Change 'Duck Boat' Designs Have Gone Unheeded

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The Federal Aviation Administration is refusing to regulate the size of airline seats, saying it sees no evidence that filling smaller seats with bigger passengers slows emergency evacuations. NurPhoto/NurPhoto via Getty Images hide caption

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Tired Of Tiny Seats And No Legroom On Flights? Don't Expect It To Change

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Retired truck driver Frank Rivera, 63, prays at the grotto of the Sacred Heart in the courtyard of St. Alexis Catholic Church, Bensenville, Ill. About half of Bensenville's residents are Latino, many of whom were born here or came to the U.S. decades ago and are U.S. citizens. David Schaper/NPR hide caption

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Anxiety Grows Over Anti-Immigrant Actions: 'We Feel They Are After Us'

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The FBI says reports of sexual assaults on commercial airline flights are on the rise. Adam Hester/Getty Images hide caption

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36,000 Feet In The Air, Flight Attendants And Passengers Say 'Me, Too'

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Chicago's Hyperloop Announcement Met With Questions

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The interior of a Tesla Model X 75D semi-autonomous electric vehicle is shown in January 2017. The company's autopilot system has been engaged at the time of a number of accidents, including a crash that killed the driver in California in March, but the company emphasizes the system can't be relied on to prevent collisions. Ted S. Warren/AP hide caption

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Traveling For The Memorial Day Holiday? You're Not Alone

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On National School Walkout Day, Students On Chicago's South Side Chant For Gun Reform

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News Brief: Justice Department Developments, National School Walkout, South Korea

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Students Walk Out Again To Protest Gun Violence

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What Happened On That Southwest Flight

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