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 >
HEBRON, KY (FOX19) -
Tri-State veterans and their guardians will take an Honor Flight from
the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport Tuesday to
Washington to see memorials and participate in ceremonies that honor their
Tri-State is a nonprofit organization that flies World War
II and Korean War veterans to their memorials in Washington at no cost.
All veterans traveling on this flight are from the Tri-State.
FOX19's Miranda Del Pozo is reporting live about the trip on Tuesday's FOX19 Morning News from the airport.
Tuesday's trip will include visits to the World War II memorial,
Korean War memorial, Vietnam War memorial, Iwo Jima, Tomb of the Unknown
Soldier and the U.S. Air Force memorial and other sights.
A total of
150 people will be on the US Airways chartered flight. Each veteran is
accompanied by a guardian. Sixty percent of the guardians are family and 40 percent of the
guardians are volunteers.
"Our goal is to honor as many veterans as we can
before it is too late," said Cheryl Popp, director of Honor Flight Tri-State. "If you want to meet the veterans, please come to the airport at 6 a.m. or be among the many locals
welcoming them home at 10:15 p.m. the same night."
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 >