| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:28 AM
Attorneys representing victims and relatives of those killed or injured when Asiana Flight 214 crashed in San Francisco last summer said a federal safety panel's conclusion Tuesday that pilot error was to blame could help resolve pending lawsuit claims....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 12:38 PM
A federal safety panel on Tuesday concluded that the pilots flying the Asiana Airlines jet that crashed in San Francisco on July 6, 2013, mismanaged their landing approach and inadvertently shut off an automatic speed control system that might have...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:25 AM
Australian authorities said Thursday that a 23,000-square-mile area in the southern Indian Ocean had been designated as a new focus zone where searchers will look for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Analysts who helped define the area said in a...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:21 PM
A man who crashed a Cessna plane into a Glendale neighborhood in 2012 has agreed to pay the city $20,000, according to a city announcement this week.
The City Council agreed during a closed-door meeting on Tuesday to accept the payment as a settlement...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:59 PM
The National Transportation Safety Board will not reopen the 1996 crash investigation of Trans World Airlines Flight 800 despite a continuing fight to get the agency to consider whether a missile hit the plane, the agency announced Wednesday.
| Jun 1, 2014
| 1:39 PM
A small jet carrying media mogul Lewis Katz and six others appeared to not make it off the ground as it tried to take off from a Massachusetts airport and instead veered off the runway, hit an antenna and a fence and crashed into a gully, investigators...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 5:01 AM
Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan is in critical condition in hospital but was more responsive a day after he was badly hurt in a deadly New Jersey highway crash, his spokesman said on Sunday.
Morgan, who gained fame as a member of the "Saturday Night Live"...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 3:29 PM
A 41-year-old pilot seriously injured Tuesday when he crashed his small plane in a McDonald’s parking lot in Louisiana had reported a problem with his fuel shortly before the accident, authorities said.
Michael Ray Martin was piloting a single-...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 11:47 AM
The truck driver charged in the New Jersey Turnpike car wreck that killed one person and critically injured three others, including actor Tracy Morgan, has turned himself in, police said Sunday.
Kevin Roper, 35, surrendered Saturday night and was...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 6:18 PM
Metra has removed two engineers from duty after two recent incidents on the Rock Island Line in which passengers reported being alarmed when their trains suddenly tilted precariously, the commuter rail agency said Tuesday.
One passenger told the Tribune...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 3:56 PM
A vintage World War II fighter plane built in 1944 crashed Friday morning shortly after taking off in Durango, Colo., killing the two people aboard, authorities said.
The victims' identities have not been released.
Dan Bender, spokesman for the La...