Danielle Kogan

Newsweek Fellow

Alaska Airlines Hijacker Called Himself Broken Man

In audio footage released to the public, the man identifies himself as a white person who was unaware that he "had a few screws loose." He is heard asking the controller about a job with Alaska Airlines and said he knew his actions would disappoint his loved ones.

Police Chief's Son, Accused of Beating, Defiant

District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar videotaped a statement of her own that was posted after Friday's arraignment and translated into Punjabi. "The behavior we witnessed on the video does not represent who we are as a community," she said.