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Qatari diplomat's desire for a cigarette may have led to incident aboard flight

WASHINGTON | Federal officials say the FBI is probing whether a man tried to ignite his shoes on a Washington-to-Denver flight.

An official says an air marshal on the flight apparently restrained them. The official spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the investigation.

Transportation Security Administration Kristin Lee says the man is being interviewed by law enforcement in Denver.

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