Florida lawmaker who killed US airman fired following internal investigation

A sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed Florida airman In his apartment, earlier this month, was shot, authorities announced Friday. Deputy Eddie Duran was “terminated” following an investigation by internal affairs, the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office reported in a news release. The investigation determined that Duran’s “use of deadly force” in the shooting death of … Read more

Military plane crashes near Albuquerque airport; pilot hospitalized

A pilot was seriously injured when a military plane crashed Tuesday afternoon near the international port of Albuquerque, New Mexico, authorities said. The plane was a development model of the F-35 fighter jet, delivered by Lockheed Martin, two Defense Department officials told CBS News. It had just taken off from Albuquerque and was en route … Read more