A dog was rescued after spending 13-days trapped underneath a concrete slab at her home in Kansas .The miniature dachshund disappeared April 3rd while in her yard. It turns out she had dug underneath the slab that was supporting the house’s air-conditioning unit.The owners heard a quiet bark come from under the concrete. The man dug deep enough to see her nose and one closed eye.He called 911, and firefighters helped get her out.The dog’s vet says it’s amazing she survived and didn’t suffer organ failure.
Corporal James Bass has been stationed in Kuwait for the past few months, but got to come home last week. And he surprised his eight-year-old son Joshua by showing up on picture day at his school . . . and photobombing him. Read more here!
Fenway Park opened as the home of the Boston Red Sox.
FM stereo broadcasting was approved by the FCC
This was like upgrading to HD from just regular tv! Big difference!
Deepwater Horizon, an offshore oil drilling rig, exploded 40 miles southeast of the Louisiana coast in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 workers and injured 17 others.
Following the explosion a sea-floor oil gusher began pumping oil directly into the water, and by the time the gusher was capped in mid July more than 200 million gallons of crude oil were released in the water. Talk about an environmental disaster!
The Gulf of Mexico will feel this disaster for generations
and then lastly…
Two cowardly students combed through Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, firing automatic weapons and throwing homemade bombs
They murdered 13 people and wounded 24 others before the two students committed suicide.