Missouri woman gets $6.1 million from unclaimed property REUTERS Reuters US Online Report Domestic News Dec 14, 2011 15:26 EST KANSAS CITY, Mo (Reuters) – The holidays this year will be especially memorable for a Kansas City woman who has received a state record $6.1 million from a Missouri unclaimed property fund consisting of a
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George Washington dies at age 67; Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen and his group reach South Pole; Leaders of Bosnia, Serbia and Croatia sign an internationally-brokered peace treaty; Baseball’s Roger Maris dies at age 51. (Dec. 14)
A Miami police officer is okay after a crash sent his police cruiser up a light pole, leaving the car resting on its back bumper. (Dec. 14)
U.S. spy drones have been used to fight the war on terror worldwide, but now reports have surfaced suggesting they’re being used against American citizens too. A family in North Dakota was arrested with the help of a drone. U.S. radio host Alex Jones says the government is becoming the enemy of the people.
$116 million auction of Liz Taylor jewels smashes records Chris Michaud Reuters US Online Report Entertainment News Dec 14, 2011 05:12 EST NEW YORK (Reuters) – An auction of actress Elizabeth Taylor’s world-renowned jewels took in $116 million, more than double the record for a single collection and setting new marks for pearls, colorless diamonds
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The Amazing Grace Christmas House. Designed and programmed by Richard Holdman in Pleasant Grove, Utah. The display has 50,000 lights and is computer controlled by 180 channels.
Microsoft’s Co-founder Paul Allen unveiled an non-traditional commercial spaceship Tuesday that will launch from the widest plane ever built, and send people to outer space. (Dec. 13)