London, U.K. - Michael Phelps won the Silver medal today in the men's 200 butterfly race making him tied with Soviet gymnast Larissa Latynina for the most medals ever won at the Olympics. Phelps finished 05. Seconds behind South Africa's Chad le Clos who won Gold by passing Phelps in...
Here are the most annoying complaints your fellow Floridian drivers have against you and your bad driving habits, and we found you're not nearly as good as you think you are. We surveyed 1,004 adults across Florida in October 2013 and discovered the overwhelming majority of complaints about Florida...
Sunol, CA A commuter train in Central California derailed on Monday night sending a train into the water. The Altamont Corridor Express train was traveling from San Jose to Stockton when it derailed in Sunol, about 45 miles east of San Francisco. Officials with the Alameda County Fire Department say that train...
Washington, D.C. - The U.S. House Of Representatives will be read the U.S. Constitution tomorrow morning at 10 am. on the house floor, the second time ever in U.S. history. The reading comes from the recommendation of House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte. In a written statement by Goodlatte, he said, “One...
Washington, D.C. - According to a federal review by six federal agencies, net oil imports to the U.S. is down 10% from last year and is on track to meet President Obama's pledge to reduce foreign dependence on oil by one third within 10 years. Meanwhile, domestic production is up,...
New York City - Occupy Wall Street, OWS, has seen its numbers grow exponentially, in terms of offshoot supporting groups around the U.S. and the world, the amount of money it is raising, and the varied interest groups now supporting it. Today has seen a large demonstration of the "Occupy" groups...
Maybe this will help dispel your belief that Florida is a bit weird. Golfers playing at the San Juan Hills Golf Club in California were surprised to watch a two-foot shark fall from the sky and land on the golf course onto the putting green, and no one yelled...
Seattle, Wa. - The FAA and the EASA both granted the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner flight certifications in a ceremony at Paine Field in Everett, Washington, where Boeing manufactures the 787. The 787 has undergone long delays and cost overruns stemming from union strikes, contractor supply problems and wiring re-designs. But...
Versailles, KY Police in Kentucky arrested a man on Monday accused of breaking into a home and stabbing a 6-year-old boy to death. Police in Versailles arrested Ronald Exantus, 32, of Indianapolis and charged him with murder and first-degree burglary. He has since pleaded not guilty then had bond set at...
Cape Canaveral, Fla. - NASA says it has found a massive coronal hole in the sun with a strong solar wind stream approaching the earth. The wind is expected to hit the earth this weekend and last for a few days. Unlike solar storms, solar streams tend to affect wireless...