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Stories with subject: Hijacking
  • Ex-airline manager from Sept. 11 denies child-sex charge 
    Updated: Sep-14-15 7:12 pm

    PITTSBURGH - A former American Airlines operations manager who learned of the first Sept. 11 hijacking before the jet struck the World Trade Center pleaded not guilty on Monday to a federal interstate child-sex charge.

  • 9/11 award given to driver who helped nab kidnap suspect 
    Updated: Sep-11-15 7:50 pm

    BOSTON - A livery driver who helped police thwart a suspected kidnapping was honored Friday with a bravery award named for a flight attendant who was aboard one of the two planes that were hijacked from Boston's Logan International Airport and flown into the twin towers of the World Trade Center 14 years ago.

  • Flight 93 victims remembered, honored for their actions story has photos
    Updated: Sep-11-15 10:53 am

    SHANKSVILLE, Pennsylvania - Hundreds gathered Friday on the anniversary of 9/11 to remember and honor those killed in the downing of United Airlines Flight 93, in a ceremony next to a new visitor center intended to help keep alive the heroism of the passengers.