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  • Hudson Hero Audio Tapes

    The pilot of US Airways Flight 1549, which ditched into New York's Hudson River, calmly radioed to air traffic controllers, "We're going to be in the Hudson." The audio recordings, released Thursday by the Federal Aviation Administration, reflect the...
  • NY Harbor Tour Now Includes Site Of 'Miracle On The Hudson'

    NY Harbor Tour Now Includes Site Of 'Miracle On The Hudson'
    Passengers on New York Waterway harbor cruises have always been schooled on the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, and the Brooklyn Bridge. Now, there's a new addition to the itinerary: the site of "the miracle on the Hudson." The 90-minute...
  • NYC To Trap And Gas 2,000 Geese

    NYC To Trap And Gas 2,000 Geese
    New Yorkers will soon see less birds and more planes in the sky this summer. City officials plan on working with the U.S. Agriculture Department to hunt and kill as many as 2,000 Canadian geese that fly within five miles of near its two major airports in...
  • 'You Lie!' on Yale List of Year's Memorable Quotes

    'You Lie!' on Yale List of Year's Memorable Quotes
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- An associate librarian and lecturer in legal research at Yale Law School, is releasing his fourth annual list of The Yale Book of Quotations. Fred Shapiro's top quote: "Keep your government hands off my Medicare," by a speaker at a...
  • Witnesses: Miracle On The Hudson Story May Have Some Holes In It

    Witnesses: Miracle On The Hudson Story May Have Some Holes In It
    While nobody is disputing that Captain Chesley Sullenberger ditched US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson between New York and New Jersey on January 15, 2009 after striking Canada geese causing the aircraft to lose thrust in both engines, there is some...
  • A tribute to Veterans and Capt. Sullenberger

    A tribute to Veterans and Capt. Sullenberger
    Denison Texas threw a big party to salute heroes past and present on the 65th anniversary of D-day. All along US Airways Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger said he didn't want to be the focus of this celebration. Governor Rick Perry said, "Today we...
  • 'Hudson River' Pilot Returns to Hometown in North Texas

    'Hudson River' Pilot Returns to Hometown in North Texas
    DENISON, Texas (AP) - In a town that's no stranger to heroes, one stood out Saturday. US Airways Capt. Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger returned to his hometown of Denison, Texas, to help pay tribute to military veterans on the 65th anniversary of the...
  • NTSB Hearings Underway To Examine Bird-Proof Engines & Pilot Training

    NTSB Hearings Underway To Examine Bird-Proof Engines & Pilot Training
    The first of three major hearings on airplane safety got underway Tuesday morning in Washington D.C. Officials say the prospect of planes hitting birds is a big concern. Migratory canadian geese hit the engines of U.S. Airways Flight 1549 in January....
  • WGN-TV CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAYS WITH ORIGINAL PRODUCTION 'CHICAGOS VERY OWN HOLIDAYS 2009,'

    CHICAGO, December 9, 2009 – Chicago's Very Own Holidays 2009, a new, original half-hour local production, will offer a nostalgic look back at Chicago Christmases past. It will premiere on December 20 from 8:30-9pm, with encores on Christmas Eve,...
  • 'You Lie!' On Yale List Of Year's Memorable Quotes

    'You Lie!' On Yale List Of Year's Memorable Quotes
    The fierce debate over health care hasn't led to a new law yet, but it's produced some of this year's top quotes, according to a Yale University librarian. Fred Shapiro, associate librarian and lecturer in legal research at Yale Law School, is...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for Nov. 1, 2009

    ++++++++++++++++++++ || Fiction || Weeks on list || || 1. || Nine Dragons by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown : $27.99) An LAPD detective travels to Hong Kong to solve the murder of a Chinese immigrant. || 2 || || 2. || The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown...