Aug 14 2012

Oops, skydivers miss airport

Skydivers miss airport, land on Navy sub base. YAHOO! NEWS 

 

A pair of skydivers say strong winds blew them off course on Sunday, causing them to land inside a high-security U.S. Navy submarine base in Georgia.

The skydivers missed nearby St. Marys Airport and were taken into custody after they landed on a baseball field at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay.

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Aug 14 2012

Dorm Room, What not to bring

What not to bring to a dorm room. CNN 

One of the best things about college dorms is that you get to leave them eventually.

They’re bare, they’re cramped, they’re never at the optimum temperature – in other words, they’re not home.

There are a number of ways in which college students make them feel even more remote and dingy. And by avoiding these mistakes, you can make your dorm-room memories a little less regrettable.

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Aug 14 2012

Luxury Sedans Crash Test Results

Only two of 11 luxury sedans ace new crash test. USA TODAY 

 

Only two out of 11 midsize luxury cars tested earned a "good" rating on a new partial frontal crash test, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

The only two of the 2012 models to make the mark were the Acura TL and Volvo S60. The Infiniti G was judged "acceptable." Those rated as "marginal" included Acura TSX, BMW 3 Series, Lincoln MKZ and Volkswagen CC. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Lexus IS, Audi A4 and Lexus ES were considered "poor."

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