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Missing Air Force officer turns up 35 years later

Missing Air Force officer turns up 35 years later

In retrospect, William Howard Hughes, Jr. was maybe not the kind of guy you wanted to guard your national security. More than three decades ago, Hughes was involved in classified planning and analysis of NATO’s control, command and communications surveillance systems during the tail end of the Cold War. He specialized in radar surveillance. Capt. William […]

Crash of small plane in Wisconsin kills 4 family members

Crash of small plane in Wisconsin kills 4 family members

by Associated Press June 10 at 11:31 PM MONROE, Wis. — A small plane has crashed in southern Wisconsin, killing four family members. The Green County Sheriff’s Office says the crash happened just after noon Sunday about a mile north of the Monroe Municipal Airport. Sheriff Mark Rohloff says the single-engine Cessna 182T went down […]

Bill Clinton would like your attention

Bill Clinton would like your attention

A lot of people get into politics for the same reason others join rock ‘n’ roll bands. They crave attention. This isn’t a particularly uncommon trait among our kind. That’s why we’ve got Twitter and Facebook and reality television shows. We’re social creatures, and some of us can tolerate the spotlight more than others. Some […]

TSA Criticized for Lengthy, Invasive Pat-Down of 96-Year-Old Woman in Wheelchair

TSA Criticized for Lengthy, Invasive Pat-Down of 96-Year-Old Woman in Wheelchair

A video of a TSA pat-down of a wheelchair-bound 96-year-old woman has drawn tens of thousands of angry comments, with many saying it was unnecessarily extensive. The video of the search, posted by the woman’s daughter Jeanne Clarkson, has already garnered nearly 9 million views on Facebook. It’s also been shared more than 100,000 times […]

Trappers capture alligator that attacked woman at lake

Trappers capture alligator that attacked woman at lake

A nearly 13-foot-long alligator suspected of dragging a woman into a lake in Davie was trapped and killed Friday afternoon. Evidence recovered from the reptile indicates it bit the victim, according to the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission. “The FWC believes that the victim is deceased and we will continue recovery efforts on the […]

Lava claims nearly 600 homes in Lower Puna; select curfews lifted for residents

Lava claims nearly 600 homes in Lower Puna; select curfews lifted for residents

USGS U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY Fissure 8 fountained Wednesday on Hawaii island. U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY The lava flow from fissure 8 was seen pouring into entering Kapoho Bay during an overflight at 6:13 a.m. Monday. The ocean entry was reported to have occurred by 10:30 p.m. Sunday. U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY The view of Halemaumau crater from […]

Entire Hawaii neighborhood vanishes as lava gushes in

Entire Hawaii neighborhood vanishes as lava gushes in

HONOLULU — A neighborhood called Vacationland on Hawaii’s Big Island had disappeared as lava poured into two oceanfront subdivisions, smothering hundreds of homes and filling an ocean bay, turning it into new land that now juts into the sea. Molten rock entirely covered Vacationland and only a few buildings remained in the nearby Kapoho subdivision, […]

UPDATE: Video details the moments before Florida school shooting

UPDATE: Video details the moments before Florida school shooting

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A just-released video interview with a campus security monitor at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School provides new details that may prompt another round of what-if questions about the Valentine’s Day shooting that killed 17 people. The video released by Broward County prosecutors Tuesday was recorded shortly after the shooting. In […]

White House Celebration Goes On, Without the Eagles

White House Celebration Goes On, Without the Eagles

But she added that the team contacted the White House on Friday to say that very few people from the team would be attending, and requested to reschedule the celebration. That was not possible because the president is leaving on Friday for overseas trips to Canada and Singapore, Ms. Sanders wrote. “The White House, despite […]

5 medical marijuana sales sites approved for Columbus

5 medical marijuana sales sites approved for Columbus

Medical marijuana could be coming to a street near you. Franklin County will receive five dispensaries, scattered across Columbus. The dispensary awardees are: • Greenleaf Apothecaries, located at 111 Vine St. across from the North Market. • Harvest of Ohio, located at 2950 N. High St., just south of Weber Road. • 127 OH, located […]