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911 Callers Give Eyewitness Accounts of River Crash

It seemed immediately clear to witnesses there were going to be no survivors.

Dispatches From Afghanistan: Resurrection

Michael Yon, an independent journalist and former Green Beret, is in Afghanistan reporting on the war against Al Qaeda terrorists and the Taliban. Here is a portion of his latest dispatch exclusively for FOXNews.com.

Swine Flu's Worst Case Scenario: Paranoia or Preparedness?

Mass quarantines, mandatory flu shots, military force - what is the worst case scenario for swine flu?

Lost Dog Saves Man From Nearly Fatal Seizure

A lost dog Yolanda Segovia tried so hard to get rid of ultimately saves her son from a potentially deadly seizure.

Cops: Divers Find Body in Wreckage Hudson Plane

The NYPD says divers have found a body in the wreckage of a plane deep in the Hudson River that collided with a sightseeing helicopter over the weekend, killing nine.

Chavez Urges Military to Be Prepared for Conflict

President Hugo Chavez told his military to be prepared for a possible confrontation with Colombia, warning that Bogota's plans to increase the U.S. military presence at its bases poses a threat to Venezuela.

String of Bombings Kill at Least 40 in Iraq

A double truck bombing tore through a Shiite minority community near the northern city of Mosul, while a series of blasts struck Baghdad Monday in a wave of predawn violence that killed at least 40 people, according to Iraqi officials.

New York Crash Spurs Calls for Tighter Skies

Lawmakers Sunday called for tighter regulation of air operations over New York City, a day after a midair collision between a sightseeing helicopter and a small private plane killed as many as nine people.

D.C. Metro Safety System Failed Months Before Crash

A safety system designed to help subway lines avoid crashes had malfunctioned months before a deadly crash on the Washington Metro system in June.

Typhoon Floods China, Forces 1 Million to Flee

Typhoon Morakot churned toward China forcing the evacuation of nearly 1 million people Sunday, a day after lashing Taiwan with torrential rains that caused the worst flooding on the island in 50 years.