USS Wasp Rescues Airplane Crash Survivors

Caribbean Sea - A U.S. Navy MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 22 (HSC-22) attached to the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) rescued two civilians from French Guadelupe and Antigua whose private plane crashed several miles off the coast of Dominica, September 28.

Senior State Department Officials on Cuba

Washington, DC - Senior State Department Officials on Cuba:

Yuma Mayor Douglas Nicholls and area mayors to host 2nd Annual Binational Bicycle Ride

Yuma County, Arizona - Yuma Mayor Douglas J. Nicholls and the area mayors of the 4FrontED region will host the 2nd Annual Mayors' Binational Bicycle Ride on Saturday, October 21, beginning at 8 a.m. in Yuma and finishing in San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora, Mexico.

Illinois Firm Barred from Making Misleading Baby Mattress Claims

Elgin, Illinois - Moonlight Slumber, LLC, an Elgin, Illinois-based firm that advertised its baby mattresses as organic and free of volatile organic compounds (VOCs), has agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that it misrepresented or could not support its claims to consumers. The case is the FTC’s first challenging “organic” product claims.

Spooktacular Places of the World

San Luis, Arizona - On Tuesday, October 10th, the San Luis Library will present “Spooktacular Places of the World” at 4:00 p.m. From haunted casas in Mexico to old ghost towns in the American Southwest, prepare for chills and thrills!