Safety recommendations unfulfilled 7 years after Flight 1549

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than seven years after an airline captain saved 155 lives by ditching his crippled airliner in the Hudson River, now the basis of a new movie, most of the safety recommendations stemming from the accident haven't been carried out.


With UK going, crises simmering, EU ponders uncertain future

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — If Britain long felt like a sore festering at the heart of European unity, its planned departure has made one thing clear — it's far from the only malaise for the vision of a common European Union future.

  • Written by RAF CASERT, Associated Press

Mom sent to mental hospital for killing 2 kids in exorcism

ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — A Maryland woman who pleaded guilty to fatally stabbing two of her children and injuring their two older siblings in what she believed was an exorcism will go to a psychiatric hospital, not prison, a judge ruled Thursday.

  • Written by JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press