Sep 14, 2016

NTSB faults Delta crew for LaGuardia runway skid, tardy evacuation

A Delta Air Lines jet skidded off a snowy runway at New York’s LaGuardia Airport last year because the pilot used too much reverse thrust and lost control of the plane’s direction, federal investigators said Tuesday. There were no serious injuries aboard the airliner ...

Sep 13, 2016

New York culinary school launches Japanese cuisine program

The Culinary Institute of America on Monday announced a new program of study in Japanese cuisine, with the first course starting Tuesday at its Hyde Park campus north of Manhattan. Chef Hiroki Murashima of Osaka’s Tsuji Culinary Institute and instructor chef Martin Matysik of ...

America remembers world-changing day on 15th anniversary of 9/11

Sep 12, 2016

America remembers world-changing day on 15th anniversary of 9/11

America commemorated the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks Sunday with emotional services of remembrance in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania to honor those who perished in the world’s deadliest terror strikes. On Sept. 11, 2001, 19 al-Qaida operatives crashed four passenger jets, two ...

Lower Manhattan reborn 15 years after 9/11

Sep 10, 2016

Lower Manhattan reborn 15 years after 9/11

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Fifteen years after the Sept. 11 attacks in 2001, Lower Manhattan has been reborn. The revitalization of the city’s downtown, powered by $30 billion in government and private investment, includes not just the reconstruction of the World Trade Center site, but also two new ...