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Keeping The Skies Safe — One Year After Attempted Bombing

On the one year anniversary of the attempted airline bombing over Detroit, a top military official says new warnings are an example of federal officials trying to anticipate terror tactics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2010


Delta Jet from Detroit Lands Safely Despite Engine Trouble

A Delta regional jet with 52 people onboard has made a safe landing in Syracuse after developing trouble with one of its engines.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2010


Accused Underwear Bomber In Court On New Charges

A lawyer is suggesting he will challenge the government’s case against a Nigerian man charged with trying to blow up an airliner as it approached Detroit last Christmas Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2010

Searchers Plan Sweep Of F-22 Crash Site

Searchers in Alaska plan to head to the site where an F-22 Raptor jet crashed in remote, rugged terrain and begin looking through the wreckage for a missing pilot, from Jackson, Michigan.


Pilot, Passenger Walk Away From Small Plane Crash

The 37-year-old pilot of a small plane and his 39-year-old passenger received minor injuries after their twin engine Cessna crashed into a cornfield about 85 miles west-northwest of Detroit.


"Underwear Bomber" Wants To Represent Himself

A Nigerian man charged with trying to blow up an international flight near Detroit on Christmas has fired his lawyers and suggested he wants to plead guilty to some charges.


Trial Date May Be Set In Detroit Airline Attack

A Nigerian man charged with trying to blow up an international flight near Detroit on Christmas Day is returning to court for the first time since January, following disclosures that his lawyers have talked to […]


September 11th, Nine Years Later

Family members of Sept. 11 victims recited loved ones’ names through tears on the ninth anniversary of the attacks Saturday, avoiding direct mention of the political furor centered two blocks from ground zero. Soon after, […]


Deal Discussed In "Underwear Bomb" Attack

Lawyers for the Nigerian charged with trying to blow up a plane near Detroit on Christmas say they’ve talked to prosecutors about resolving the case with a deal.


Small Plane Crashes Near Las Vegas

Authorities say a small airplane has crashed on a street in a residential neighborhood south of Las Vegas, killing one person and critically injuring three others.