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  • In this March 27, 2014 photo,  a large wood carving that reads "The Sawmill" is seen at the Curry Sawmill in Boody, Ill. The sawmill was started in 2006 by Tom Curry, Curry died of cancer in 2010 but his legacy lives on in projects across the country. (AP Photo/Herald & Review, Danny Damiani)

    EXCHANGE: Boody sawmill owner's legacy lives on

    Tom Curry never had a problem seeing the wood for the trees.


  • Judge says flashing headlights is free speech

    Hauling a truckload of logs to a Southern Oregon mill last fall, Chris Hill noticed a sheriff's deputy behind him and flashed his lights to warn a UPS driver coming the other way.


  • Judge says flashing headlights is free speech

    Hauling a truckload of logs to a Southern Oregon mill last fall, Chris Hill noticed a sheriff's deputy behind him and flashed his lights to warn a UPS driver coming the other way.


  • Former UPS supervisor accused of taking iPads

    A former UPS night shift supervisor has been accused of stealing 26 Apple iPads and iPad minis from the company's cargo facility at Denver International Airport.


  • Southwest bans landings on UPS crash runway

    Southwest Airlines, prompted by worries about safety alerts from cockpit computers, has barred its pilots from landing on the runway where a UPS cargo jet was trying to land when it crashed at Birmingham's airport last year, the company said Tuesday.


  • A United Express jet operated by ExpressJet pulls into the terminal after landing in rain on the main runway at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport in Birmingham, Ala., on Thursday, March 6, 2014. ExpressJet advised its pilots to avoid landing on a shorter runway where a UPS cargo jet crashed last year, killing two people. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)

    Airline warns pilots about runway after UPS crash

    The nation's largest regional passenger airline told pilots to avoid landing on the runway where a UPS cargo jet crashed in Birmingham because an internal review following the accident concluded planes come "dangerously close" to nearby hills if even a few feet too low.


  • Nevada congressman goes 'undercover' with UPS

    Rep. Steven Horsford has traded his suit and tie for a brown, short-sleeve UPS uniform - not because he's quitting Congress, but because it's a way to make closer contact with his constituents.


  • FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2013, file photo, fire crews work the scene of a UPS cargo plane crash at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International airport in Birmingham, Ala. Federal investigators are looking at pilot fatigue, among other issues, as a possible factor in the fatal predawn crash of a UPS cargo jet. The National Transportation Safety Board scheduled a hearing for Feb. 20, 2014, on the accident, which killed both pilots.(AP Photo/Butch Dill, File)

    Pilots reported fatigue, erred in UPS jet crash

    The pilots of a UPS cargo jet that crashed last August complained about the company's tiring work schedules at the start of the fatal flight, and then made errors shortly before the plane flew into a hillside and burst into flames, according to information presented at a hearing Thursday.


  • Airport tried to open runway before UPS jet crash

    An audio recording from the control tower at Birmingham's airport shows workers were trying to reopen the main runway when a UPS cargo jet crashed while trying to land on an alternate runway, killing two pilots.


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