Philadelphia Inquirer

A National Transportation Safety Board official looks at a piece of the landing gear at the scene Monday, June 2, 2014, in Bedford, Mass., where a plane plunged down an embankment and erupted in flames during a takeoff attempt at Hanscom Field on Saturday night. (AP Photo/Boston Herald, Mark Garfinkel, Pool)

Feds suggest check not done before fatal jet crash

BOSTON (AP) — The crew of a private jet that crashed in Massachusetts, killing Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz and six other people, did not perform a flight control check before attempting takeoff, a federal […]

06/13/2014

Philanthropist H.G. "Gerry" Lenfest speaks at a news conference after a closed-door auction to buy the The Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News Tuesday, May 27, 2014, in Philadelphia. Lenfest and businessman Lewis Katz took over Philadelphia's two largest newspapers with an $88 million auction bid. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Lenfest becomes sole owner of Philly newspapers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A cable TV magnate completed an $88 million deal Wednesday to take over Philadelphia’s largest newspapers after a bitter court fight and the sudden death of his business partner. H.F. “Gerry” Lenfest […]

06/11/2014

A National Transportation Safety Board official looks at a piece of the landing gear at the scene Monday, June 2, 2014, in Bedford, Mass., where a plane plunged down an embankment and erupted in flames during a takeoff attempt at Hanscom Field on Saturday night. (AP Photo/Boston Herald, Mark Garfinkel, Pool)

Philly newspaper owner’s jet never lifted off runway

BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board says data from flight recorders indicate the jet that crashed over the weekend in Massachusetts in which Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz was killed reached a […]

06/03/2014

Officials work near wreckage at the scene Monday, June 2, 2014, in Bedford, Mass., where a plane plunged down an embankment and erupted in flames during a takeoff attempt at Hanscom Field on Saturday night. Lewis Katz, co-owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer, and six other people died in the crash. (AP Photo/Boston Herald, Mark Garfinkel, Pool)

Clues sought in deadly Massachusetts jet crash

BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — An airport employee watched as the Gulfstream jet raced past the end of a runway, plunged down an embankment and erupted in flames. The witness account of the Saturday night crash […]

06/02/2014

In this May 21, 2000 file photo, New Jersey Nets owner Lewis Katz reacts as the Nets received the first pick in the NBA draft at the NBA Draft Lottery in Secaucus, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Philly Inquirer co-owner among 7 dead in jet crash

BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz was killed along with six other people in a fiery plane crash in Massachusetts, just days after reaching a deal that many hoped would end months […]

06/01/2014

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Smerconish analyzes Obama’s speech

KFWB evening host Michael Smerconish gave his analysis of the President’s speech in this report with Penny and Lisa. Click here for a replay.

02/13/2013

'Year of the Bible' resolution suit dismissed

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed by an organization that includes atheists and agnostics over a Pennsylvania House resolution declaring 2012 the “Year of the Bible” but criticized […]

10/02/2012

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