Elevator in office building. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Elevator Rapidly Ascends Before Crashing Into Ceiling, And More Of ‘What’s Trending Today’ With Zahra

It sounds like something out of a horror movie. An elevator rapidly ascends 31 floors in 15 seconds before crashing into the ceiling.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2014

L) Patricio Palma Ugarte with his daughter. (Family photo)

Plymouth Woman Waits For News On Loved Ones After Powerful Quake Hits Coast Of Chile

She has made contact with her brother, and while he is alright, his wife, and his 3-year-old daughter are missing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2014

Karsch And Anderson: 4 Minutes Of Gold

A BMX rider gave online fans a thrill by strapping a video camera to his helmet as he ran a course race through the streets of a city in Chile. After watching the video, Doug […]

97.1 The Ticket–03/04/2011

Miners Embrace Freedom, But Obstacles Remain

Chile’s 33 rescued miners posed with the president and were poked by doctors on Thursday, itching to reunite with families and sleep in their own beds for the first time since a cave-in nearly killed […]


They’re All Out: 33 Miners Raised Safely In Chile

The longest underground nightmare in history ended safely — and faster than anyone expected. In a flawless operation that unfolded before a hopeful, transfixed world, 33 miners who were trapped for more than two months […]


First Chile Miner Just Hours From Seeing The Sky

The first of 33 trapped miners is expected to be lifted to the surface late Tuesday after miraculously surviving more than two months about half a mile below ground, Chile’s Mining Minister Laurence Golborne announced.


Test Shows Chile Mine Rescue Shaft Works

Rescuers on Monday finished reinforcing the hole drilled to bring 33 trapped miners to safety and sent a rescue capsule nearly all the way to where the men are trapped, proving the escape route works.