Avondale http://wwno.org en Christening set for Navy ship named for 9/11 site http://wwno.org/post/christening-set-navy-ship-named-911-site <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Navy plans a Saturday christening for the USS Somerset, the last of three ships named for sites of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The amphibious landing transport is named for the Pennsylvania county where the hijacked United Airlines Flight 93 crashed after passengers fought back against a terrorist takeover.</p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 18:50:44 +0000 JANET McCONNAUGHEY | The Associated Press 16597 at http://wwno.org Dufner Takes Zurich Classic for First PGA Tour Win http://wwno.org/post/dufner-takes-zurich-classic-first-pga-tour-win <p>AVONDALE, La. (AP) &mdash; Jason Dufner beat Ernie Els with a birdie on the second hole of a playoff Sunday in the Zurich Classic to win for the first time in 164 starts on the PGA Tour.<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 30 Apr 2012 15:28:47 +0000 The Associated Press 9789 at http://wwno.org