With a dearth of new pings and the batteries driving the two black boxes’ signal beacons inevitably fading, the search...
Apr 13 2014, 1:45pm CDT
*(Via NY Times) – When Natalie Madeira Cofield walks among the local boutiques and cafes in her South Congress Avenue neighborhood in Austin (Texas), she likes to take note of the other African-Americans she sees. “If I get past 10, I’m like, ‘Wow, there are a lot of black ...
Full article at: EURweb
5 hours ago
The iceberg that sank the “unsinkable” RMS Titanic started its fateful journey with a period of unusually warm, wet...
Apr 10 2014, 8:57am CDT
Source: CBS Chicago
By John Dodge
CHICAGO (CBS) — To tell the story of the Chicago River and the city’s bridges, what better place than inside one of the bridges?
Thousands of people pass over the Michigan Avenue bridge each day, and many don’t even realize that are walking right past a museum.
Since 2006, the McCormick Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum has been basically hiding in plain sight.
Visitors have to look down to see the entrance ...
Full article at: CBS Chicago
18 hours ago, 1:42pm CDT
A Navy jet crashed off the coast of the state of Virginia recently. The pilot used the ejector seat and was rescued later on by a passing fisherman. He is currently in critical condition at a nearby hospital.
Jan 16 2014, 3:43am CST
If you’re the kind of guy who wants Floyd Mayweather’s sloppy seconds, you might be T.I. You might also be interested in buying Mayweather’s insane $2.6 million condo in Miami, which he’s selling because it’s now too small for his four kids.
Right on the Atlantic Ocean, the 3,000 square foot condo has four bedrooms, four and a half bathrooms, 360-degree views, marble floors and “caterer-quality appliances.” If you do buy it, we recommend having Ma ...
Full article at: SportsGrid
22 hours ago, 9:37am CDT
Source: Bleacher Report
The reception Juan Roman Riquelme received on Sunday afternoon as he finally returned to the club that moulded him into one of the greatest playmaking talents of the modern era was moving in the extreme.
As reported in the Buenos Aires Herald, the 35-year-old signed an 18-month deal with Argentinos Juniors and will try to save the club from the ignominy of the Nacional B.
Riquelme began his career in Argentinos' famed academy, before leaving at just 18 ...
Full article at: Bleacher Report
23 hours ago, 8:04am CDT
ISLAND BEACH STATE PARK, New Jersey (AP) — Authorities say a body found in waters off the Jersey Shore has been identified as that of a Frenchman who disappeared while trying to swim in the Atlantic Ocean.
Nicolas Guilhot of Lyon, France, was swimming with friends off Island Beach State Park late Friday morning when he began ...
Full article at: Mail.com
1 day ago, 7:12pm CDT
An invasion of Lionfish is haunting the Atlantic Ocean. These aggressive and poisonous Lionfish have no other marine life that preys on them. This of course has caused a problem since they consume most of the life forms around coral reefs.
Oct 21 2013, 3:10am CDT