It was a fire so big, it looks like it could have been in a Hollywood blockbuster. The rescue was so daring you might want to call Houston Fire Department Captain Brad Hawthorne a superhero. When a construction worker found himself trapped on a balcony with the flames closing in, Captain Hawthorne was at the end of the ladder just in time to make the big save. He tells Anderson, in the moment after the rescue "we looked at each other, slapped hands and said 'thank you Jesus.'
Robin Youngblood is one of the lucky ones. Her house was ripped from its foundation and landed a quarter-mile away, but she survived. Youngblood spoke to Anderson and described how the slide moved her house in 30-seconds and smashed it to "matchsticks." In their full conversation, she goes into detail about what she believes caused the ground to give way, and what she plans to do now.
Search crews are working as quickly as possible in very dangerous conditions following the Washington landslide. The mud in some areas resembles quicksand and buried dozens of buildings. Washington's Governor described the area as suffering "100% devastation." Gary Tuchman has the latest on the search.
Time is running out to find the locator 'pings' from Flight 370's black boxes. They are supposed to continually transmit for 30 days. So far there is no sign of them. CNN safety analyst David Soucie has new reporting on the possibility that they are losing power faster than expected. Anderson spoke with him and David Gallo, who co-led the search for Air France Flight 447.
Ships and aircraft are working to track down the debris spotted by a French satellite. They are hoping to figure out whether the 122 small floating objects are our first glimpse of Flight 370. Anderson spoke with Captain Allison Norris of the HMAS Success, Australia’s lead search vessel. She explained why radar is not their most effective tool in this search.
The FBI is preparing to turn over its analysis of the hard drives from the flight simulator belonging to Flight 370's captain. It comes as new questions are being raised about what role, if any, the plane's flight crew may have played in the disappearance. Pamela Brown has the latest.
After weeks of uncertainty, there is still no way to know how Flight 370 ended. We are now learning more about the 239 people on board. Some of their families and loved ones shared snapshots. We wanted to honor them by taking a look at how they lived their lives.
It has been days since rescuers in rural Washington pulled any survivors from the deadly landslide. A chunk of mountain gave way and took just seconds to turn a town into a massive debris field. Up to 24 people are dead and there are many more who are reported missing. Gary Tuchman has the latest from Darrington, Washington.
Some landslide survivors waiting for word on their loved ones have already resigned themselves to the worst. George Howell has the story.
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