Sunday, August 31 2014 5:20 AM EDT2014-08-31 09:20:57 GMT
Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers made a daring escape after being surrounded and under fire for seven hours by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights, Philippine officials said Sunday, leaving 44...Full Story >
Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers made a daring escape after being surrounded and under fire for seven hours by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights, Philippine officials said Sunday, leaving 44 Fijian troops...Full Story >
Sunday, August 31 2014 2:52 AM EDT2014-08-31 06:52:12 GMT
An Afghan spokesman says 23 people were killed when a passenger van and a fuel tanker collided in western Afghanistan.Full Story >
A van slammed into a fuel tanker in western Afghanistan on Sunday, killing 23 people in the latest horrific accident in a country with poorly maintained roads and often reckless driving.Full Story >
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -
4C for Children, a non-profit working to provide high-quality, early childhood education in the Tri-State, is in the running for a $108,000 grant award.
The non-profit is among five 2013 finalists chosen by Impact 100. The 4C project, School Readiness Matters--Early Intervention for Hispanic Children, is a finalist in the family focus area.
"If 4C receives an award," says 4C Parent Services Director Carolyn Brinkmann, "we will be able to launch a new outreach program for Latino families in five Greater Cincinnati communities."
The programming will include five 10-session training series for Latino parents, five six-session training series for informal Latino caregivers, individual coaching for these caregivers, as well as a public outreach campaign focusing on the importance of quality early education for Latino families.
Impact 100 works to improve lives by funding these grants to make a lasting impact in the community. Made up of local women philanthropists, Impact 100 will award two $108,000 grants this year. They will vote to award the two $108,000 grants on September 24.
Saturday, August 30 2014 9:57 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:57:07 GMT
A New York teenager has died after he crashed a lamborghini into a guard rail while taking it for a test drive. According to FOX News, 18-year-old Samuel Shepard was driving on a county road in MountFull Story >
A New York teenager has died after he crashed a lamborghini into a guard rail while taking it for a test drive.Full Story >
Saturday, August 30 2014 9:34 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:34:11 GMT
The Coast Guard says the pilot of a small airplane lost consciousness while flying and the plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the Virginia coast.Full Story >
A pilot lost consciousness and the plane drifted into restricted airspace over the nation's capital, scrambling fighter jets that stayed with the small aircraft until it ran out of fuel and crashed Saturday.Full Story >