australia

Calling the Search

The search for three missing Marines is now a recovery mission after their aircraft crashed off the coast of Australia over the weekend.

  The U.S. military has suspended the search to find three Marines, and are now focusing efforts on recovering the aircraft. The Marine Corps says they’ve notified the families of those three Marines, and the recovery efforts could take some time. Around 4:00pm local time August 5th, a MV-22 Osprey crashed off the east coast of Australia, during a normal…

‘Squashed’ passenger sues airline over seat between two obese people

An Australian traveler is suing American Airlines, claiming that he suffered injuries after being seated next to two obese seatmates for a 14-hour flight. The 67-year old traveler says that the airline would not let him switch seats, and the crouching, kneeling, bracing or standing for the long flight worsened his scoliosis. The flight occurred in December 2015 during a…