| Jul 1, 2015
| 4:26 AM
The death toll from a plane crash in Indonesia’s fourth-largest city, Medan, rose to more than 140 people as a massive recovery effort wound down Wednesday afternoon.
Officials said 122 people, including military officers and their family members,...
| Jun 30, 2015
| 9:02 PM
More than 140 people were killed when a military transport plane crashed into a residential area in the Indonesian city of Medan, crushing buildings and cars during its descent, officials said early Wednesday.
The death toll from the crash Tuesday...
| Jun 22, 2015
| 7:26 PM
A single-engine plane owned by Academy Award-winning composer James Horner crashed Monday in Ventura County, killing the sole occupant, whose name has not been released.
The crash was reported shortly before 9:30 a.m. on Quatal Canyon Road, a remote...
| May 26, 2015
| 10:57 AM
Cory Franklin’s chilling account of the crash of American Airlines Flight 191 on May 25, 1979, brought back memories — painful memories. I was a producer at WGN Radio at the time. I had left work on that Friday afternoon and was on my way home...
| May 25, 2015
| 4:11 PM
Memorial Day is more than a moment of solemn reflection in Aurora. The City of Lights has shed its share of tears for those in the military killed while serving their country.
That rang true again Monday as Aurora honored and remembered fallen members...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 5:15 PM
SELLERSVILLE — At least two people were injured Saturday in a crash that forced the closure of the Route 309 bypass for more than an hour.
At about 11 a.m., two vehicles in the northbound lanes collided and one reportedly ended up down an...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 4:14 PM
The White House expected to bask in good wishes at the two-day Summit of the Americas for its historic opening to Cuba, but President Obama will face a problem: Venezuela.
Angered by a White House order that identified his country as a threat to U.S....
| May 17, 2015
| 5:24 AM
More drones will soon be humming overhead in Connecticut.
They will lessen the need to climb ladders for roof inspections or rent helicopters for aerial views of real estate. They will assess storm damage more quickly and safely, and survey crops more...
| May 21, 2015
| 4:57 AM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A passenger died after having a medical emergency on a flight from Philadelphia to Germany.
An American Airlines spokeswoman tells Philly.com (http://bit.ly/1c6QVzd ) Flight 700 diverted to Newfoundland after the passenger...
| May 20, 2015
| 8:39 AM
Zimbabwe: National Parks and Wildlife Authority announced that tourists visiting Mana Pools National Park no longer will be allowed to walk freely in the park. Visitors will be required to hire an armed ranger to accompany them for $25, and anyone...
| May 19, 2015
| 12:58 PM
Police says the wreckage of a small airplane has been found in southwest Virginia, and there are no survivors.
Virginia State Police spokeswoman Corinne Geller said Tuesday that she did not yet know how many people were aboard the aircraft.