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Austin Plane Crash

When is Terrorism not Terrorism? Austin, Joe Stack, and Why Semantics Matter

Jeff Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schneider

This past Wednesday, an insane man flew an airplane into a building in Austin, TX. He intended to destroy the local offices of the IRS. He intended th...

Samantha Bell, Joe Stack Daughter, Calls Father 'Hero' But Denounces Act

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

(AP) AUSTIN, Texas — The daughter of a man who crashed his small plane into a building housing offices of the Internal Revenue Service called he...

Senator Scott Brown On Austin Terror Attack: "People Are Frustrated"

Bill Lichtenstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Lichtenstein

In what Fox News is calling his first national TV interview since being elected, Scott Brown pointed to the public's frustration with Washington when he was asked about Joe Stack.

Robin De Haven, War Veteran, Rescues Austin IRS Workers

AP | KELLEY SHANNON and JAY ROOT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

AUSTIN, Texas — Robin De Haven was driving the company truck to a job when he saw something that didn't look right – a small plane, flying...

Open Letter to Joe Stack

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

Yo Joe, (Yeah, I know you may have a little trouble reading this right now...) I read your rant. I guess that is why you flew your plane into a buil...

Joe Stack STATEMENT: Alleged Suicide Note From Austin Pilot Posted Online

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A Joe Stack statement has surfaced online, allegedly a suicide note by the pilot of the Austin plane crash today. Local newspaper The Austin Statesma...

Austin Plane Crash: Office Building Hit In Northwestern Austin

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

**Read below for the latest updates on the Austin plane crash.** AUSTIN, Texas - A software engineer furious with the Internal Revenue Service laun...

The Airplane Attack Next Door

Glenn W. Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Glenn W. Smith

It was right down the street from my home. An unhinged man in a single-engine airplane crashed into an Austin office building. The Internal Revenue Service had offices in that building.