Brantley

Ebola Patient Dr. Kent Brantly Says 'God Saved My Life'


Nancy Writebol and Dr. Kent Brantly have been cured of the Ebola virus and released from Emory Hospital in Atlanta. Brantly, 33, called his recovery "a miraculous day." Read more...
Rescue

US Military Launched Secret Rescue Operation for Foley


US special operations forces early this summer launched a secret, major rescue operation in Syria to save James Foley and a number of Americans held by the extremist group ISIS, but the mission failed because the hostages weren’t there. Read more...
Netanyahu

Netanyahu Says No New Cease-Fire Until Hamas Stops Attacks


The Israeli Prime Minister said that Hamas leaders were legitimate targets, as the 2 sides resumed hostilities following the abrupt end to an earlier cease-fire extension. There were reports that Hamas' top leader escaped an Israeli airstrike in Gaza, but that his wife and 7-month-old son were killed. Read more...
ALS Challenge

Ice Bucket Challenge Helped Raise Largest Day of Donations


Donations from the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge continue to flow in at a rapid pace, with over $31 million in donations in the last three weeks. Since July 29, the ALS Association said that is has received charitable donations from 637,527 new donors. Read more...
Data Breach

UPS Customer Data Compromised in Malware Incident


UPS customers who used a credit or debit card at one of the 51 impacted UPS locations between Jan. 20 and Aug. 11 may have had their personal data exposed. As of Aug. 11, UPS says the malware has been eliminated from their computer systems. Read more...

Busch Gardens Falcon's Fury Ride Opening Soon





TAMPA, Fla. (97.3 THE SKY) - If you've been to Tampa recently and visited Busch Gardens you probably noticed the park's newest thrill ride is close to opening. When it opens it is expected to be North America’s tallest freestanding drop tower and the only one in the world that pivots riders 90 degrees for a facedown dive.

Photo credit Busch Gardens® Tampa

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Watch: Colorado Man Offers President Obama Pot


The President didn't say "yes" but he didn't say "no" when asked by a man in a Colorado bar if he wanted to smoke marijuana Tuesday night.

When asked "You want to his this?" President Obama just laughed while greeting the crowd.

“Asked him if he wanted a hit of pot…he laughed! #legalizeit #iinhaled #mrGQ” wrote Anton on