9-11 http://www.kplu.org en NYPD: Part of 9/11 plane's landing gear found http://www.kplu.org/post/nypd-part-911-planes-landing-gear-found <p><span style="color: rgb(54, 54, 54); font-family: 'Palatino Linotype', 'Book Antiqua', serif; line-height: 20px;">Police say a piece of landing gear believed to be from one of the planes destroyed in the Sept. 11 attacks has been discovered wedged between two New York City buildings.</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 20px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: 'Palatino Linotype', 'Book Antiqua', serif; line-height: 20px; color: rgb(54, 54, 54);">New York Police Department spokesman Paul Browne said Friday the part includes a clearly visible Boeing identification number. Police haven't said how big the part is.</p><p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 20:49:21 +0000 The Associated Press 8583 at http://www.kplu.org NYPD: Part of 9/11 plane's landing gear found Gerry Hadden covers his years as an NPR foreign correspondent http://www.kplu.org/post/gerry-hadden-covers-his-years-npr-foreign-correspondent <p>Any dedicated public radio listener has probably wondered what it&#39;s like to be a foreign correspondent for NPR. Reporter <a href="http://www.gerryhadden.com/gerryhadden/Bio.html">Gerry Hadden</a> gives us a glimpse into that world in his memoir, <a href="http://www.scribd.com/doc/62646482/Never-the-Hope-Itself-by-Gerry-Hadden">Never the Hope Itself</a>.</p><p> Tue, 06 Dec 2011 12:30:00 +0000 Erin Hennessey 3318 at http://www.kplu.org Gerry Hadden covers his years as an NPR foreign correspondent Osama bin Laden is dead http://www.kplu.org/post/osama-bin-laden-dead <p>A small team of Americans killed Osama bin&nbsp;Laden, the mastermind behind the Sept. 11 attacks, in a firefight Sunday at a compound in Pakistan, President Obama said in a dramatic late-night statement at the White House.</p><p>A jubilant crowd gathered outside the White House as word spread. of bin Laden&#39;s death after a global manhunt that lasted nearly a decade.</p><blockquote><p><strong>&quot;Justice has been done,&quot; Obama said.</strong></p></blockquote><p> Mon, 02 May 2011 02:55:23 +0000 KPLU News Staff & The Associated Press 1299 at http://www.kplu.org Osama bin Laden is dead