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Jan 22, 2013

$270K Corvette: 1958 Chevrolet Corvette Sold At Barrett-Jackson Auction For $270K

$270K Corvette
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An old Chevrolet Corvette was sold in an auction for $270,000. GM chairman and chief executive Dan Akerson owned the 1958 Chevrolet Corvette, which was sold for $270,000 at the Barrett-Jackson Auction in Scottsdale, Arizona this weekend. The $270K Corvette was purchased by Richard Hendrick, the owner of Hendrick Motorsports and a known Corvette collector, […]

Mar 24, 2012

Giant Paper Airplane: 45-Foot Paper Airplane Launched In Arizona (Video)

45-foot-long paper airplane
By in Amazing, Arts, Lifestyle, United States, World No comments

45-Foot Paper Airplane Image Credit: Clip From Youtube/Greatpaperairplane A giant paper airplane was successfully launched on Wednesday afternoon, March 21, 2012 in Arizona desert, the LA Times reported on March 23, 2012. It could be the world’s largest paper plane ever constructed which was said to be 45-foot long with a 24-foot wingspan and weighed […]

Jan 27, 2012

Gov Jan Brewer points finger at President Obama during exchange of words over a book (Photo)

Gov Jan Brewer points finger at President Obama during exchange of words over a book (Photo)
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Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer was recently pictured pointing her finger at US President Barack Obama during an alleged exchange words at the tarmac of Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, as shown in the photo below. Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer, pointing her finger on US President Barack Obama Image Credit: AP As noted in US news sites on […]

Dec 16, 2011

Scottsdale Plane Crash: Small Plane Crashes Near Phoenix, Arizona Airport (Photo)

Scottsdale plane crash site
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Scottsdale plane crash site Image Credit: Rob Schumacher A single-engine Cirrus SR22 plane crashed near Scottsdale airport in Phoenix, Arizona before 10 a.m. on Thursday, December 15, 2011, according to reports by several international news sites. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said that the plane was on its way to Scottsdale from Show Low, Arizona […]

Nov 26, 2011

Phoenix Plane Crash Victims Identified

Phoenix Plane Crash Map
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Phoenix Plane Crash Map Image Credit: ESRI/AP The names of the Phoenix plane crash victims that happened on Wednesday November 23, 2011 have been revealed. Passengers of the small plane who were said to be three children were named as Morgan Perry, 9, Luke Perry, 6, and Logan Perry, 8. Shawn Perry, father of the […]

Nov 24, 2011

Arizona Small Plane Crash Video Recorded By A Local Resident

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The plane crash in Arizona on Wednesday was recorded by a local resident showing a fireball lighting up the desert sky. Witnesses said in the reports that there were two aircraft flying around the mountain when the accident happened. “The one little plane kept going straight and the other one turned and came back and […]

Nov 24, 2011

Arizona Small Plane Crash: Aircraft Crashes In Superstition Mountains, No Signs Of Life

Small Plane Crash at Superstition Mountains
By in Current Events, United States, World 1 comment

Arizona’s Superstition Mountains Image Credit: Michael Schennum The Arizona Republic/AP A small aircraft reportedly boarded with three adults and three children plowed into Arizona’s famed Superstition Mountains on Wednesday night, November 23, 2011, according to ABC News that same day. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) official said in a report that the small plane is believed […]

Sep 16, 2011

RealTrac: US properties foreclosure rates drop 33% in August, California with highest foreclosure

RealTrac US properties foreclosure rates August 2011
By in Business, Finance, Lifestyle, United States No comments

The number of US properties with foreclosure filings fell 33% this August as compared to last year, with last month having 228,098 default notices, scheduled auctions or bank repossessions. August 2011 Foreclosure Rate Heat Map (Click Image To Enlarge) Image Credit: According to a report by on Thursday, September 15, 2011, August 2011 […]

Sep 15, 2011

Fireball or Comet: Mysterious Light in Southwestern US Sky Determined (Video)

By in Astronomy, Events, Science, United States No comments

The mysterious light in the night sky was seen by many eye-witnesses in Nevada, Ontario, Perris, Murrieta, Irvine, Corona, Riverside, San Clemente and Lake Forest. This was disclosed by CBS2 and KCAL9, September 14, 2011.

Sep 9, 2011

San Diego blackout cause related to employee procedure, APS says

San Diego blackout cause related to employee procedure, APS says
By in Environment, United States 1 comment

The cause of San Diego blackout could be related to a procedure their employee was carrying out, according to the latest update from Arizona Public Service (APS). Traffic condition during San Diego blackout Image Credit: Getty Images As announced by APS via their official website on Thursday, September 8, 2011, the massive power outage in […]