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Oil Hits 4-Year Low During OPEC Meeting

Posted On November 27, 2014

(Vienna) -- Holiday travelers are finding lower prices at the pump when they fill up, and they may continue to drop. OPEC is meeting today in Austria and all indicators point to the group rejecting plans to cut oil production. That's driven oil prices to their lowest levels in four years, down about 30 percent…

Suicide Bomber Attacks Brits In Kabul

Posted On November 27, 2014

(Kabul) -- The Taliban is claiming responsibility for the latest suicide bombing in Afghanistan. The suicide bomber drove a motorcycle into a British Embassy vehicle in Kabul Thursday, killing five people and injuring 34 bystanders. One of those killed is believed to have been a British diplomat. The attack is the latest in a wave…

Toyota Recalls Cars Because Of Air Bags

Posted On November 27, 2014

(Tokyo) -- Toyota plans to recall 57-thousand vehicles worldwide. Toyota said Thursday it will recall the vehicles to replace potentially deadly air bags made by the Takata company. Toyota's action comes after Honda's recall two weeks ago following a death in Malaysia linked to a Takata air bag. More than 16-million vehicles have been recalled…

Earth Is Protected By Electron Shield

Posted On November 27, 2014

(Undated) -- The Earth is being protected by an invisible electron shield. That's the conclusion of scientists studying the Van Allen radiation belt, those rings of energy particles that circle the Earth. Using two Van Allen probes, NASA scientists have discovered a sharp drop in high-energy electrons at the 72-hundred-mile mark. Researchers think the invisible…

Astronauts Enjoy Thanksgiving In Space

Posted On November 27, 2014

(Undated) -- Astronauts at the International Space Station are enjoying their Thanksgiving feast in zero gravity. Commander Butch Wilmore from Tennessee says they'll have smoked turkey, candied yams, blueberry cobbler and one thing Wilmore is particularly excited about.   Food aboard the Space Station is either freeze-dried or thermostabilized, so it can have a long…

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    Queen sleigh bed head board and foot board oak

    Posted on December 22, 2014
    Location: Aurora, ind

    Queen sleigh bed head board & foot board only looks…

  • Pet Patrol

    Golden retriever found

    Posted on December 19, 2014
    Location: Dillsboro, Indiana

    Found golden retriever in Dillsboro. Please call: 812-584-3478 or 812-432-3427