January 29, 2013
The towboat Natures Way Endeavor banks a barge against the western bank of the Mississippi River, Monday as an 18-wheeler crosses the Interstate 20 bridge. Cleanup crews with booms skimmed oily water from the Mississippi River after a barge leaked nearly 7,000 gallons of oil after striking a railroad bridge near Vicksburg.
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YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) — A man who was plucked from a plane crash in the icy Hudson River said Tuesday that he wasn’t sure he’d survive, and he’d contacted 911 only after calling his wife and asking her to “tell the kids I love them.”