Jules Witcover

Jules Witcover

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Tragedy didn't start airline woes

September 21, 2001

WASHINGTON-- When the major airlines' chief executives appealed to Congress this week for a $17.5 billion bailout, they also threw in a request that the federal government take over the critical task of screening passengers before flight boarding.

  • U.S. must lead effort to end terrorism

    September 14, 2001

    PARIS -- Not too many years ago, on one of the top floors of New York's World Trade Center that is no more, I interviewed American diplomat John J. McCloy about the Black Tom explosion that also rocked New York Harbor and lower Manhattan 85 years ago.

34th Street residents are threatening to pull the plug on the annual Christmas light display in Hampden for safety's sake amid an uptick in area crime. Should they call it quits?

34th Street residents are threatening to pull the plug on the annual Christmas light display in Hampden for safety's sake amid an uptick in area crime. Should they call it quits?

  • Yes
  • No
  • Not sure

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