Today in History
Today is Monday, Sept. 20, the 263rd day of 2021. There are 102 days left in the year.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge suffered a stroke Wednesday at his home in suburban Washington, D.C., a longtime aide to the former Pennsylvania governor said.
SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — The heroism of airline passengers and crew who died when hijackers crashed their plane into a Pennsylvania field was remembered Sunday with the dedication of a concrete-and-steel tower that will ring with wind chimes for every one of them at the spot where they fell to earth...
A heart attack and near death experience has given former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge a new perspective on life.
"The first day I walked outside, I don't know how blue the sky was, but it was the darkest blue I'd ever seen ever," he told the Washington Post in an interview published Monday.