Sister of Alcatraz fugitives says Pentonville inmates copied her brothers

[ad_1] The sister of the two inmates who escaped from Alcatraz in 1962 has said the men who fled from HMP Pentonville copied her brothers’ ‘ingenious’ prison break. John and Clarence Anglin, along with Frank Morris, left papier-mache heads in their beds before fleeing the island prison, off the coast of San Francisco, on a raft. Their audacious …

High school student buys new shoes for bullied classmate

[ad_1] High school is no walk in the park for a lot of kids, but one South Carolina student took it upon himself to brighten his classmate’s day after learning he’d been having a rough time. This guy’s name is Tay, he goes to greenwood high school. Yesterday when I walked into the gym to get …

Boeing’s retiring boomers underscore risks for jet maker

[ad_1] The plane maker’s most experienced workers are packing up their tools during critical upgrades of its two largest profit-drivers: the 737 and 777 jetliners. John Rothery said his goodbyes, handed in his badge and walked away from Boeing. He had worked on almost every commercial-jet model over four decades, from a 707 bristling with …