'Nightline' Daily Line, April 19: Saying Goodbye to Levon Helm

VIDEO: Rock drummer Levon Helm spoke to ABC News Vicki Mabrey about his long career.

10:04 p.m. ET: What's on tap for tonight- we've got the latest on the bird-strike that forced down a passenger jet… people who make it their job to stand in the path of raging elephants… and Gavin Rossdale tells us what songs inspired him to make music.

8:12 p.m. ET: Another treat for those of us nostaglic for the '90s… this is what Taylor Hansen ended up looking like… and that's his wife expecting their 5th child.

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7:34 p.m. ET: Jaw's grandaddy? Today a 200-pound shark was was caught off the coast of Mexico… so you might have dodged a bullet, spring breakers.

6:13 p.m. ET: Today we said goodbye to Levon Helm, the singer and drummer for the group "The Band," who succumbed to t hroat cancer today. He was 71. "Nightline" did an interview with him in 2005. Give a listen to this rock star talking about his long career:

4:40 p.m. ET: ABC News confirms that Delta Flight 1063 was forced to make an emergency landing at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport after its right engine reportedly experienced a bird strike shortly after takeoff this afternoon.

1:29 p.m. ET: In another installment of "Bill Weir Goes to Africa," our "Nightline" anchor tells us about wild elephants who are suffering from PTSD in the war-torn country of Mozembique and the wildlife conservationists who are trying to help them.

12:36 p.m. ET: DEVELOPING: ABC News confirms that a small plane that was unresponsive for three hour has crashed into the Gulf of Mexico. Read more HERE .

11:35 a.m. ET: Eat your hearts out, '90s kids. Tonight we have a profile on Bush front man Gavin Rossdale. Watch him sing "Glycerine" acoustic, it will make your heart melt.

10: 05 a.m. ET: "Nightline" producer Elizabeth Stuart is at the famed Grand Ole Opry for an upcoming TV segment.

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