In light of the constant barrage of rockets between Israel and Gaza, some of which have come within a mile to hitting Ben Gurion International Airport, Delta Airlines suspended all flights to and from Israel. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) followed soon after, declaring a total ban on flights to Israel for at least 24 hours.
Mayor dies wasp attack from Montreal suburb outside her cottage Sunday. According to the Washington Post, the mayor of La Prairie, Lucie Rouseel’s legs got stung this weekend near her Quebec home, thus news of mayor dies wasp attack. Prairie reportedly got stung for more than 15 times.
Lake Mead water level is at a critical low. The American icon, as they say, is under a siege. Lake Mead water level, a lake of which has America’s largest man-made reservoir when full, hasn’t been anywhere near full since 1983.
Anti-Jewish leaflets have recently been discovered in several vehicles in the Pulaski Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. According to police, six vehicles on the 6300 block of North Monticello Avenue were targeted with the anti-Jewish leaflets.
Arizona plane crashes occurred Sunday and left six people dead. Two small Arizona plane crashes surprisingly occurred consecutively in northern Arizona, with one even sparking a wildfire, reports authorities.
More than 200 bodies have been found in the crash site where the Malaysian plane has been allegedly struck down by a missile, but families of the victims still can't get the remains of their loved ones making Western leaders in rage on Russian President Putin.
Gaza tunnels are a vast network of tunnels which Hamas claimed they have used to infiltrate. According to KTVU, the Israel Defense Forces has decided on making a top priority the destruction of the Gaza tunnels a top priority, even releasing a video of soldiers setting off explosives at the entrances of the Gaza tunnels.
California is massive, both in terms of economy and land size. Many are surprised, upon visiting the state, to find just how incredulously far it is to drive from the northern border of the state to the southern tip. The state also has one of the largest economies in the world, producing much of the USA's food and being home to Hollywood. With all that under consideration, why would anyone want to fracture the state?
Paleontologists on Tuesday added another dinosaur to the microraptorine species, a species that is related to early avian. Measuring 132cm from tip to tail this dinosaur, named a Changyuraptor yangi, is the largest one of its kind to date. To compare to living birds it is larger than eagles or albatrosses.
Florida same-sex marriage ban has been overturned by a Florida judge on Thursday. According to TIME, the ruling on the Florida same-sex marriage ban was made Thursday after six gay couples challenged the legality, stating that the Florida same-sex marriage ban rendered them second-class citizens.
Typhoon Rammasun recently devastated countries it has currently been in, the most recent killing at least 54 people in the Philippines. Due to the distress caused by typhoon Rammasun, Vietnam began evacuating more than 118,000 people in Northern provinces Friday. This was in preparation of the coming of Typhoon Rammasun.
Capital punishment in California has been ruled out as unconstitutional on Wednesday. According to the Wall Street Journal, U.S. District Judge Cormac J. Carney in Santa Ana, Calif. just threw out the death sentence of Ernest Dewayne Jones. Jones was reportedly held on for the capital punishment in California in April 1995.
Shark chokes on sea lion and dies. It looks like the great white shark bit off more than it could chew. The shark choked to death as it attempted to swallow a massive sea lion, which happens to be their favorite meal.
Stockton bank robbery left three people dead including one hostage and two suspects Wednesday afternoon. One of the people killed was a hostage while the other two dead were suspects in the robbery. According to CBS Local, after the Stockton bank robbery resulted in a high-speed chase which ended in gunfire, one other was left hospitalized.
Did you know that it was possible to walk inside the actual Statue of Liberty? Not only can you tour Liberty Island, but you can also get an informational tour within the statue, plus access to a beautiful view from inside the crown! Traveling to New York City can be both exhilarating and exciting. And, although other tourist attractions may be expensive, all you need for a "Liberty Trip" would be $25! (Per adult)
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Atlantic City casino heist reportedly occurred at an Atlantic City casino on Monday. According to the New Jersey State Police Casino Gaming Bureau as confirmed to the Daily News, a masked pair pulled off the Atlantic City casino heist as they carried off two plastic cash boxes and fled using a car.
Sinkhole in Spring Hill Florida recently made headlines as its huge size threatened neighbourhood residents. According to Fox News, the massive sinkhole in Spring Hill Florida is slowly expanding, thus making local residents more frightened. Meanwhile, reactions from passersby can only be described as curious. The new massive sinkhole in Spring Hill Florida came a year after a much bigger one took the life of a Tampa-area man into oblivion when the sinkhole sucked the man in.
$23.6 billion smoking case in Florida was won and awarded to a widow late Friday by a jury against the country’s second-largest tobacco company, reports the New York Times. The charge with which R.J. Reynolds lost to the $23.6 billion smoking case was for causing the death of a chain smoker who died of lung cancer at the tender age of 36.
Malaysian plane shot down over Ukraine was believed to be carrying 295 people, reports the Telegraph. According to Interfax news agency, the Boeing 777 Malaysian passenger plane has crashed in Ukraine, near the Russian border. It appears that the passenger plane got entangled in the brewing rift between Russia and Ukraine as the Malaysian plane shot down over Ukraine clearly shows.
Oklahoma earthquakes today amounted to a total of 11 minor ones over the weekend, as recorded the U.S. Geological Survey. The USGS first recorded seven small Oklahoma earthquakes today in a span of just 14 hours, but over the weekend the number of small quakes which shook central Oklahoma grew to 11.
It is time to start your engines! Listed as one of the Top 5 Go-Kart locations in New York, The Grand Prix is a fast, sleek and fun way to get that adrenaline pumping! This indoor racetrack is located just an hour away from New York City, and offers a big bowling alley and a small arcade center inside. It offers six different track formations including one track for ages 8 through 13, and another for ages 7 and younger!
Boko Haram girls escaped the clutches of the militant group on Monday, reports officials. According to a report by AFP, Nigerian officials confirmed 63 Boko Haram girls and women escaped after more than 60 were abducted by the Islamic terrorist group. However, more than 200 girls who were kidnapped in April remain missing.