Hundreds of balloon pilots take off at annual New Mexico fiesta

Hundreds of balloon pilots take off at annual New Mexico fiesta THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Ulan ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The mass ascension of hundreds of hot air balloons above Albuquerque went off without a hitch Saturday morning. Pilots began launching shortly after 7 a.m. at the annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. The majority of balloons appearedContinue reading “Hundreds of balloon pilots take off at annual New Mexico fiesta”

Shark Attack Closes Three Southern California Beaches

Shark Attack Closes Three Southern California Beaches (Photos by Carlo Allegri/Getty Images) CBS: VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — Beaches closed include: California Coast, Jacks Point and Minuteman Beach in Santa Barbara County, along coastal Vandenberg Air Force Base for the weekend after a 28-year-old surfer survived an attack by a shark, authorities said Friday. The man, whose nameContinue reading “Shark Attack Closes Three Southern California Beaches”