While U Slept: Big 5 News Breaking Overnight. Tuesday September 21, 2010

September 21, 2010

NINE AMERICAN TROOPS KILLED IN CHOPPER CRASH IN AFGHANISTAN Incident in southern Afghanistan, where battle has heated up against the Taliban. (CNN)

NORTH KOREA ANNOUNCES MEETING TO PICK NEW LEADERSHIP Ruling party announces biggest meeting in decades on September 28 to anoint an heir to the ruling dynasty as Kim Jong-il’s health deteriorates. (Reuters)

VAN FILLED WITH SCHOOLCHILDREN PLUNGES INTO PAKISTAN RIVER Authorities fear as many as 30 schoolchildren may be dead after van plunged 50 feet into a river in Pakistan-held Kashmir. (Reuters)

AIRLINE BODY TRIPLES PROFIT FORECAST FOR 2010 Rising passenger demand and rebound in air freight market expected to push profits for world’s airlines to $8.9 billion. Outlook for 2011 uncertain, especially in Europe and North America. (NYT)

SUICIDE SUSPECTED IN DEATH OF BRONCOS 23-YEAR-OLD WIDE RECEIVER Kenny McKinley found dead  with what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. (DenverPost)


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