Tomorrow is the 30th anniversary of the most disastrous day in recent District history, when Air Florida Flight 90 struck the 14th Street Bridge and plunged into the Potomac, killing 78, hours before a Metro train derailed, killing three. Watch above as rescuers struggling to save the airplane crash survivors, some of the most dramatic video ever put to tape.
In other news:
Howard University professor, nonprofit founder charged with failing to report Harry Thomas Jr.’s theft (Post)
Statehood lobbying trip rescheduled for Jan. 27 (D.C. Wire)
Tom Sherwood, Washingtonian of the Year (Washingtonian)
Now here’s a mayor with a point of view (YouTube)