Reports of the child of an air traffic controller interacting with planes from the JFK tower brings more scrutiny to New York's busy air corridor.
For the first time since records have been kept, the number of instances in which aircraft hit birds or other wildlife could top 10,000 for 2009. Increasingly, pilots worry about 'feathered bullets'.
The snow-covered Pir Panjal mountain range in Kashmir is seen from the window of an airplane.
New York's federal courts have seen many major terrorist trials since the early 1990s, several involving Al Qaeda-linked operatives.
At least 21 plots to launch attacks on American soil have been thwarted. Here's a chronology.
After terrorist attacks, the 'last column' became a place where emergency responders and family members taped notes and photos of lost loved ones.
New York City's Osmond A. Church School adopted a curriculum approach that saved money by lowering teacher turnover and increasing collaboration.