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The Sinkhole That Swallowed a Man in 2013 Has Just Reopened

The Sinkhole That Swallowed a Man in 2013 Has Just Reopened

When it comes down to it, there are two kinds of holes: the ones we dig on purpose that we know and understand, and ones that are naturally occurring, seemingly…

Hot Air Balloon Lands on Power Lines, Causes Serious Injuries

Hot Air Balloon Lands on Power Lines, Causes Serious Injuries

According to the federal Energy Information Agency, about 18% of U.S. transmission lines are underground power lines. Given the fact that so many transmission lines are above ground, hot air…

40 Marines Who Died At Tarawa Are Finally Coming Home Again

40 Marines Who Died At Tarawa Are Finally Coming Home Again

On November 20, 1943, American soldiers from the 2nd Marine Division stormed the beaches of Tarawa, a tiny atoll in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Although they expected little…

NY Prison Escapee Planned to Mimic Shawshank Prison Break

NY Prison Escapee Planned to Mimic Shawshank Prison Break

New details continue to emerge from last month’s prison break during which two convicted killers escaped from an Upstate New York prison — and the details sound more like the…

Over-Chlorinated Pool Sends Children to Hospital

Over-Chlorinated Pool Sends Children to Hospital

About 25 children got sick at White Lake Water Park in North Carolina after a small amount of concentrated chlorine was pumped into the wave pool. Ted Hucks, owner of…

California Almond Board to Fund New Efficiency Projects

California Almond Board to Fund New Efficiency Projects

New water and pollination projects from the Almond Board of California will aim for maximum efficiency. The projects will cost around $2.5 million dollars, and would make more progress in…

Kansas City Rain Delays Landscaping Projects

Kansas City Rain Delays Landscaping Projects

Kansas City, Missouri residents are finding it difficult to work on landscaping projects due to a rainy season that has brought more wet than dry days since April. The Kansas…

San Mateo Plans 20 Year, $900 Million Sewer Pipe Project

San Mateo Plans 20 Year, $900 Million Sewer Pipe Project

San Mateo, California is working out the details of what is projected to be a $900 million effort to repair hundreds of miles of water and sewer pipeline. The San…

Russian Hackers Who Accessed White House Email System Last Year Also Read Obama’s Emails

Russian Hackers Who Accessed White House Email System Last Year Also Read Obama’s Emails

Many Americans would probably like to know a little bit more about what the President is really thinking when he leaves the Oval Office at the end of the day,…

White House Considers Moat and Steel Spikes as Ways to Improve Security

White House Considers Moat and Steel Spikes as Ways to Improve Security

Privacy fences are a popular way to make a property more secure, and — naturally — make things a bit more private. According to U.S. zoning committee experts, between 80%…

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