Fourth of July Fireworks Make Air Pollution Skyrocket

Fourth of July Fireworks Make Air Pollution Skyrocket
Sorry to be a buzzkill on a holiday weekend: Fireworks significantly increase air pollution, causing the air on the night of the Fourth of July to be 42 percent worse on average across the United States than any other day during the year, according to …
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No one hurt in fire at Stearman Air Field
Getting inside and fighting the fire, everybody had to be in air packs. It was pretty hot inside there for a while." Butler County Emergency Manager, Jim Schmidt, says the owner of the hangar has living quarters inside and a family was home at the time …
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Pope Francis's open-air Ecuador mass expected to draw 1.5 million followers
Francis will address an expected crowd of 1.5 million as he officiates an open-air mass from a park late-morning on the second day of his trip, which will also see him go to Bolivia and Paraguay. The 78-year-old pontiff was to travel to Guayaquil early …
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