American Airlines pilot dies; co-pilot safely lands plane with 147 passengers
Airline spokeswoman Andrea Huguely says Flight 550 was diverted shortly after 7 a.m. Monday and the first officer safely landed the plane with 147 passengers and five crew members onboard.
VW tells lawmakers 8 million cars in Europe hit by emissions probe
Volkswagen says 8 million cars in the European Union are affected by an investigation into whether the automaker manipulated emissions tests, according to a letter received Monday by German lawmakers.
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Oct. 1994: Highway 85 flowers put brakes on Day 2 commute
Motorists slowing down to look at a roadside display of the yellow and purple flowers brought all northbound lanes to a screeching halt
(Patrick Tehan/Bay Area News Group)
California triumphs at the Great American Beer Festival
The grandest, largest GABF of all time takes over the Denver convention center, and when the dust clears, California breweries are holding 67 medals.
( Evan Agostini )
Tom Cruise's daughter marries -- without dad there
Could the reason have to do with her marrying a non-Scientologist?