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Air Asia plane flying 'too slow' when it hit thunderstorm, expert says

QZ8501 was flying 160km/h too slow for its altitude and the difficult weather it was facing, according to aviation expert Geoffrey Thomas<p>The missing AirAsia plane was likely flying too slow when it encountered bad weather conditions, according to aviation experts.<p>Flight QZ8501, an Airbus A320, went …

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Search for AirAsia Flight QZ8501 resumes; smoke spotted - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- An oil slick, the sound of a distant "ping," objects in the water, and now this: smoke spotted rising from an island in the Java Sea.<p>As ships, planes and helicopters scour the waters off Indonesia's coast for missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501, there have been several reports of possible signs …

15 Quotes Every Woman Should Live By In 2015

A new year is here, and with it another chance to start fresh, be bold or at the very least, bravely put one foot in front of the other. That can, of course, be far easier said than done, which is why we're turning to 15 of our favorite badass women, for some of their best (and, well, badass) …

We Did Not Start This Fire

I hesitated to write about the December 20 murder of two New York City policemen. I needed more information, to see how political events played out, time to think, and as Cardinal Timothy Dolan so eloquently stated in his homily the next day, it was time to "mourn the brutal and irrational …