Summary Students use 3D printer to make $350 limb for boy, 6, born without an arm after doctors say it'll cost $40,000. Alex Pring was born without a right arm and his family could not afford the steep cost to get him a prosthetic one. Central Florida student Albert Manero read about their plight on a forum and decided to help after hearing about a man who printed a limb.
Summary Two people were airlifted to Thunder Bay hospital with serious injuries following a head-on collision on Highway 11 Friday night near Atikokan. The SUV burst into flames shortly after. "I told Eric the car was on fire on the side, [and to] hurry up. As soon as he opened the latch, the dog bolted up out of the car and ran onto the road," he recalled.
Summary Ukrainian government forces recaptured three towns from pro-Russia separatists and were pressing toward the Malaysia Airlines crash site in eastern Ukraine where the separatists accused of downing the plane have obstructed international disaster investigators, officials said Monday. The European Union is expected to vote this week on a proposal for tough new sanctions that would target key sectors of the Russian economy, including banking, oil and defense. The U.S. has led a campaign to impose harsh penalties on the Russian economy to force the Kremlin to change its policies in Ukraine and halt alleged support for the separatists.
Summary A group of Canadian military and ex-military personnel rescued a woman from a burning vehicle on the highway in central Newfoundland on Sunday. They managed to free the seriously injured woman, carrying her to a safe distance on an impromptu stretcher. "We actually used a road sign from the side of the highway [and] we carried her off to a safe area because we didn't know when this truck was gonna blow, and not three, maybe four minutes after we got the casualty out, the whole vehicle exploded," he said.
Summary The FAA is seeking a $12 million fine against Southern Airlines after finding that the Dallas-based airline did a lackluster job overseeing repairs on Boeing 737 jetliners. But those complaints went ignored and Southwest continued to use the planes "on more than 20 passenger flights" in 2009. The FAA says it later "approved the repairs after the airline provided proper documentation that the repairs met safety standards."
Summary Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has warned of a protracted war in Gaza, dashing any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid. In his television address, Mr Netanyahu said any solution to the crisis would need to see Hamas stripped of its weapons. "The process of preventing the armament of the terror organisation and demilitarisation of the Gaza Strip must be part of any solution. And the international community must demand this forcefully," he said.
Summary In this Monday, July 21, 2014 photo, Regina Harrell, 9, holds her dog Roscoe outside her home, in North Augusta, S.C. Regina was taken from her home and her mother charged with a felony after her mother, Debra Harrell, left her alone to play at a nearby park while she worked at McDonald's. In Harrell's North Augusta neighbourhood, people are talking more about the struggles of low-income parents to find safe places for their children when school's not in session. Despite the sweltering heat, Trina Thomas brings her children to the park for the free lunch and the playground.
Summary Now Washington Redskins general manager Bruce Allen is suggesting that rushing Griffin back into the lineup for the start of the 2013 season wasn't in the best interest of the game. #HTTR. So when Allen emphasizes a year later that "the beauty of the game, the integrity of the game" is compromised when a quarterback plays without practicing, it produces a dissonant cacophony.
Summary The National Review's Eliana Johnson got her hands on a remarkable document: a thorough outline of Georgia Senate candidate Michelle Nunn's (D) campaign plan as it stood at the end of last year. There are the people who the campaign should ignore, those who aren't likely to support Nunn, who aren't circled. There's the group that needs to hear the campaign's message, those people in the middle range who are circled.
Summary MCALLEN, Texas--A single group of illegal aliens entering Texas from Mexico over the weekend included foreign nationals from Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka, according to the National Border Patrol Council (NBPC). Townhall is packed with breaking news headlines, political news, and conservative opinion with Townhall columnists including Ann Coulter, Michelle Malkin, Michael Barone, Star Parker, Dennis Prager, Thomas Sowell, and many more of your favorite conservatives. Political cartoons full of satire and political humor from editorial cartoonists including Michael Ramirez, Glenn McCoy, and Henry Payne.
Summary The airport is vacant, with a few cabs lined up outside to take arriving passengers to a drop-off point five minutes outside the airport. No one is allowed to meet you outside the terminal so I find a taxi, ring my fixer Mohammed and hand the phone to the driver.
Summary BRISTOW, VA -- Putting on a top-level rock n' roll show is a study in controlled chaos. About twelve hours before the music starts dozens of tractor-trailers full of gear pull up to the loading dock behind the stage and the roadies get to work lugging speakers, light banks, custom scaffolding, pyrotechnics, and thousands of feet of cabling. And the activity continues until the headliners leave the stage after the final encore and the crew loads everything back in the trucks and starts the trip through the night to the next stop on the tour where they get to start the process all over again.
Summary Rivals roughhousing on the red carpet? Co-stars Paul Bettany , Josh Brolin , Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson, Elizabeth Olsen , Jeremy Renner , Mark Ruffalo , Cobie Smulders , James Spader and Aaron Taylor-Johnson also attended the big event. Hemsworth summarized the sequel to 2012's The Avengers as "epic," and attendees certainly agreed.
Summary While officials discussed the aftermath of the confirmed tornado at a press conference, Kelly's patrons enjoyed their food at the tables along sunny Revere Beach Boulevard.