Northrop developed the F-20 Tigershark in response to a U.S. Government call for the private development of a tactical fighter specifically tailored to meet the security needs of allied and friendly nations The first flight of the Tigershark was made August 30, 1982. The Mach 2 class F-20 Tigershark's basic single-seat configuration was formally designated the F-20A. The F-20 combined propulsion, electronics and armament technologies with…
Fredonia man escapes injury in Route 20 mishap
PORTLAND — A Fredonia man escaped injury on Friday night after falling asleep while driving. Chautauqua County sheriff's deputies responded to a traffic accident on Route 20 around 11:03 p.m. During the investigation it was found that Joseph Culmo was traveling east on Route 20 when he fell asleep and crossed over the roadway. Culmo's…
Houston top cop hopeful no evidence compromised after mishap
HOUSTON (Associated Press) -- More than 4,200 cases might have been impacted after a sprinkler malfunctioned in a Houston Police Department property room freezer used to store biological evidence, according to the head of the local criminal…
Vintage aircraft crashes on 101 Freeway
By John Loesing | on October 23, 2018 Photos courtesy of Malibu Search and Rescue, LASD A small aircraft crashed onto the 101 Freeway at Liberty Canyon in Agoura Hills at approximately 1:45 p.m. Tuesday A large plume of black smoke rose upward from the crash site after what appeared to be a vintage World War II aircraft came to a halt nose down near the middle of the northbound lane, north of Lost Hills. The pilot survived. All freeway traffic was blocked…
Fix under way at SF high-rise after mishap sparked evacuations
Crews were working Thursday on fixing a construction glitch in a San Francisco high-rise, a day after a 2,000-pound wall of concrete threatened to topple and triggered evacuations of hundreds of people in surrounding buildings and numerous street closures, officials said. The unstable wall on 33 Tehama St. prompted city officials on Wednesday to evacuate at least 16 office buildings, close nearby streets and shut down…
Sewage mishap raises accountability questions
KERNVILLE — Ed Trexler describes himself as “a guy in wheelchair, tired of being lied to.”
Seizure may have caused mishap on I-10
See how a Camarillo man's proposal video mishap became a viral sensation
He was tasked with filming a marriage proposal; what he did was not quite what was expected.
Unless the commission is willing to raise taxes to meet the county's current spending level, the first items on the chopping block for 2017-18 will be contributions to fire departments, rescue squads, EMS, the humane society, Chip Hale Center, Red Cross, and Of One Accord to name a few.
Library budget cut by almost 10 percent
Cuts will most deeply impact part-time staffing and new materials purchasing.
Hilarious photographs capture peoples VERY unfortunate mishaps
Bored Panda has shared a selection of very unfortunate mishaps that have befallen people from around the world, including being attacked by insects and exploding paint tins and smoothies.
Are you booked on a Boeing 737 Max aircraft? Here’s how to check
Air travelers who are concerned about flying on a Boeing 737 Max aircraft after this weekend’s Ethiopian Airlines crash can go online to find out what kind of aircraft they’re booked on.
What Madison County department budgets were cut or increased for 2019?
Some department budgets were cut and others saw increases under the Madison County budget for 2019.
Sen. Zorn outlines state budget cut effects
One of the impacts is that the Monroe County sheriff has indicated he would discontinue handling calls for service and traffic enforcement on state
After nearly 100 years, budget cuts could mean radio silence for stations near Fort Collins
Government-owned radio station WWV has sent out time and frequency standards from Fort Collins since 1966.
East Ramapo: What are the contingency budget cuts?
The East Ramapo school district is one of three in the state that is reverting to a contingency plan after two failed attempts to pass a budget.
Civil service pay increases top proposed Denison budget
Denison city employees may receive $375,000 in additional pay next year as a part of the city’s 2018-2019 fiscal year budget. The city council
What Are the Most Expensive Military Aircraft?
Outside the realm of luxury airfare, the world's most expensive aircraft are for military use only, but their engineering and design often justify the cost.
HOPEWELL VALLEY: Icy conditions Sunday caused at least 10 mishaps
Hopewell Township police Lt. Christopher H. Kascik reported Tuesday that officers and emergency personnel responded to several crashes caused by icy roadways on Sunday (Jan. 18):
The Mishap That Caused Broadway’s ‘Gary’ to Recast the Day Before Previews