3 dead, 3 injured in Hawaii plane crash

. via USAToday.com WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — A small plane crashed and burst into flames shortly after takeoff from Hawaii’s Lanai Island, killing three people and leaving three others injured, authorities said Thursday. The crash occurred around 9:30 p.m. local...

Passengers recount fears after turbulent United flight

. via Laurie Cipriano and Melanie Eversley, USA TODAY Kerri Mullins had just taken a picture of the clear blue skies over Montana moments before she says she experienced the scariest 25 seconds of her life. Mullins, from Arvada, Colo., was aboard United Airlines...