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Ray Kelly: NYPD has ‘means to take down a plane’

In an interview that aired Sunday, New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly shocked CBS’ Scott Pelley by telling him that the NYPD has the capability to shoot down a plane if needed. “Are you satisfied that you’ve dealt with threats from aircraft, even light planes, model planes, that kind…

Oil rig workers allegedly told to work faster

(AFP) – The massive explosions ahead of the sinking of the Deepwater Horizon rig — leading to a huge oil slick threatening the Gulf — came after BP ordered a faster pace of drilling, a rig worker told CBS’ “60 Minutes” program Sunday. With its complex drilling operations costing the…