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Plane Crashes Into River In Taiwan

Posted On February 04, 2015

(Taipei) -- Nearly two-dozen people are dead after a plane crashed shortly after takeoff in Taiwan today. Fifty-eight people were on board the TransAsia Airways plane that crashed upside down into a river in Taipei City. Authorities have said as many as 28 passengers survived. The last communication from the plane's cockpit was a pilot…

Oil Prices Slip After 4-Day Rally

Posted On February 04, 2015

(Undated) -- Oil prices are down in early trading today, ending a four-day rally. Crude oil prices had gained 19-percent before concerns about worldwide demand and high inventory levels stopped the rally. European Brent crude fell 50 cents a barrel, to 57-41, and U.S. crude was off 95 cents, to 45-19.

Monopoly Celebrates 80th Anniversary With Real Money

Posted On February 04, 2015

(Undated) -- The company that makes "Monopoly" is celebrating the game's 80th anniversary with real money. Toy and gamemaker Hasbro is releasing 80 special edition sets with real money mixed in with the usual fake bills. One set with come with an entire cash drawer loaded with real money. The catch, and you knew there…

UN Condemns Killing Of Jordanian Pilot By ISIS

Posted On February 03, 2015

(New York, NY) -- The UN calls the apparent burning alive of a Jordanian pilot by ISIS "an appalling act." UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned the killing and said ISIS was "a terrorist organization with no regard for human life." The Jordanian pilot was captured by ISIS in December when his plane crashed in Syria.…

U.S. Conducts Airstrike Inside Somalia

Posted On February 03, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- The Pentagon confirms it has conducted a drone strike in Somalia. Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby says the strike took place January 31st south of Mogadishu and targeted a senior leader of the terror group al Shabaab.   Kirby could not confirm the results of the strike but said if the…

  • Pet Patrol

    Found dog

    Posted on March 27, 2015
    Location: Moore\'s Hill, Indiana

    Found white dog with a collar but no tags. Dog…