Thu May 10, 2012
The Two-Way

Hero Pilot In 1989 United Crash Dies

Originally published on Tue September 25, 2012 9:13 am

National Transportation Safety Board investigators check over the burnt remains of a jet engine from the DC-10.
Ed Porter AP

[Editor's Note: NPR's Howard Berkes covered the 1989 crash landing of United Flight 232 in Sioux City, Iowa.]

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Wed May 9, 2012
Election 2012

Romney's 1996 Help To Colleague Hits Airwaves Again

Originally published on Wed May 9, 2012 5:19 pm

Mitt Romney speaks at a March 3 rally in Dayton, Ohio, where he told the story of the 1996 disappearance of the daughter of a colleague.
Gerald Herbert AP

For the past few days, Mitt Romney's superPAC has begun to flex its considerable financial muscle in nine key swing states. Restore Our Future is spending upward of $4 million on TV ads in its first major media buy of the general election.

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Wed May 9, 2012


Wed May 9, 2012
The Two-Way

Riveting Video Of Shy, Critically Endangered African Gorillas

The Cross River gorilla is one of the world's most endangered animals, with less than 300 of the apes remaining. They're hard for researchers to find, and at one point, the species was believed extinct until a few were spotted in the 1980s in their traditional habitat along the Cameroon-Nigeria border.

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Tue May 8, 2012