FAA Places Ban on U.S. Flights to Israel after Hamas Rocket Attack: Was Ban Political or Justified?

Is Airplane Ban Political or Justified?

by Fef

The Federal Aviation Administration has placed a ban on flights to Israel's Tel Aviv airport due to extreme unrest in the area.

Would You Buy a Bridge for $1?

Would You Buy a Bridge for $1?

by AdriHead

Have an extra dollar lying around? Buy a bridge! Pennsylvania currently has 11 bridges up for sale -- and the prices range from $1 to $500.

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