Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:36:44 GMT
Ukraine is preparing a departure ceremony for the bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines disaster, which are being flown to the Netherlands.Full Story >
Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 landed Wednesday in the southern city of Eindhoven, and pro-Russian rebels shot down two fighter jets in...Full Story >
Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:36:20 GMT
Dozens of Palestinian families trapped by clashes between Hamas militants and Israeli troops are scrambling to flee a southern Gaza Strip neighborhood as Israel reported that two more of its soldiers have died in...Full Story >
Israeli troops battled Hamas militants on Wednesday near a southern Gaza Strip town as the top U.S. diplomat reported progress in efforts to broker a truce in a war that has so far killed more than 680 Palestinians and 31...Full Story >
The stranded man used his cell phone to report that he was wearing a full exposure suit but did not have any other survival equipment with him other than his phone and GPS.
The air crew arrived to find the ice floe completely surrounded by open water.
The air crew hoisted the man aboard the helicopter and transported him to Custer Airport in Monroe, Michigan where he was met by awaiting emergency responders.
The man's name hasn't been released.
Increasing temperatures means potentially weakening ice. The Coast Guard is using this incident to remind people to remember the acronym I.C.E. before venturing out on or near ice-covered waterways.
Information — Know the weather and ice
conditions, know and tell a trusted person on shore where you are going, and
know how to call for help. Never go out alone.
Clothing — Wear the proper clothing to
prevent hypothermia. Wear a waterproof exposure suit and a life jacket.
Equipment — Carry the proper equipment. Carry
two ice picks or screwdrivers, which will help anyone out of the ice
if the should fall through. They are much more effective than bare hands. Carry a
whistle or noise maker to alert people that you are in distress. Carry a
cellular phone or marine band radio in a waterproof container so that you can
call for help if you come across trouble.
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Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:10:49 GMT
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot. He was transported to University of Cincinnati Hospital Medical Center but his identity and conditionFull Story >
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot.Full Story >
Monday, July 21 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-07-21 12:22:54 GMT
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources found the lake to have 3,000%Full Story >
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. Full Story >