FILE - In this April 13, 2009 file photo, American Airlines flight attendant Renee Schexnaildre demonstrates the overhead baggage area during a media preview of the airline's new Boeing 737-800 jets, at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport in Grapevine, Texas. Global airlines on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 announced new guidelines that would shrink the size of bags allowed on planes, part of an effort to free up space in packed overhead bins. (AP Photo/Donna McWilliam, File)

Airline group suggests smaller carry-on bags to free up bins

The recommendation by the International Air Transport Association suggests an “optimal” carry-on size at 21.5 inches tall by 13.5 inches wide by 7.5 inches deep. That’s smaller than the current maximum size allowed by many airlines.

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Colorado sees 1st camp resort for pot users

Colorado is full of all-inclusive ranch resorts where guests hike, fish, play horseshoes and roast marshmallows. This one has a new offering — smoking pot.

A guard stands on the wall at Clinton Correctional Facility on Monday, June 8, 2015, in Dannemora, N.Y. Two murderers who escaped from the prison by cutting through steel walls and pipes remain on the loose Monday as authorities investigate how the inmates obtained the power tools used in the breakout. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

History of violence plagues prison where breakout occurred

The maximum-security prison where two killers pulled off a “Shawshank Redemption”-style escape has a reputation for brutality that belies the reform-minded ideals it was founded upon when it opened on an Adirondack mountainside in 1845.

Artist’s concept of test vehicle for NASA’s Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD), designed to test landing technologies for future Mars missions. Image via NASA/JPL-Caltech.

Watch NASA’s flying saucer test live

NASA’s Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator project will blast off from the Navy’s Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai, Hawaii Monday, June 8 at 1 p.m. EDT.