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Car Hits Packed Florida Church, Injuring About 20

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) – A car slammed into a packed Florida church Sunday night just as its annual Easter concert was about to begin, barreling through its brick outer wall and several rows of pews and injuring about 20 people, authorities said. 225 more words


16-Year-Old Survives In Wheel Well Of Maui Flight

HONOLULU (AP) – A 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii on Sunday, surviving the trip halfway across the… 405 more words


After Bombs, Boston Marathon Under Tight Security

BOSTON (AP) – State and local officials are hoping for a safe but still enjoyable day for the 36,000 runners planning to participate in the… 154 more words


8 killed, 27 injured since Friday in Chicago shootings

At least eight people have lost their lives and 27 others have sustained injuries in several shootings since Friday across Chicago, one of the most dangerous cities to live in the United States… 122 more words


US Special Ops forces committing suicide in record numbers

US special forces have been committing suicide at record levels for the last two years, the head of the US Special Operations Command (SOCom) admitted in a speech on Thursday. 132 more words


Granada, Nicaragua

“Spiral Staircase – Inglesia de la Merced in Granada, Nicaragua”

These are the steep, and narrow stairs one must climb to reach this view:

Nice shots, sure looks like a nice climb! 7 more words


The Exterior of Alcatraz

Alcatraz Island, otherwise known as The Rock, was once a celebrated military fort and federal prison.

After 29 years, the prison closed its’ doors due to the unsustainable restoration and maintenance costs. 57 more words