|FOX 17 INFORMER|
FLYING HIGH: Iowan Aims For Top Of RC Hobby
They say boys never grow up, they just get bigger toys! And some of those toys can get pretty high tech.
Few toys are more complicated than radio-controlled helicopters – they can cost thousands of dollars and take years to master.
But next month, a Fort Dodge man will look to become one of the best pilots in the hobby.
FOX NEWS (from foxnews.com)
|China says will keep responding to US surveillance flights following recent close encounter|
|China said Thursday it will continue responding to U.S. military surveillance flights off its coast, rejecting American accusations that one of Beijing's fighter jets acted recklessly in intercepting a U.S. Navy plane last week.|
|Appeals court overturns hate crime convictions in Amish haircutting case|
|Personal conflict, not religion, was the driving motive behind beard- and hair-cutting attacks targeting Amish, an appeals court panel ruled Wednesday in overturning the hate-crime convictions of 16 men and women.|
|Feds say balance struck in California wildfire dead wood plan, but advocates see tree trouble|
|Federal forest officials say they were trying for a balanced approach in new plan to allow loggers to remove dead wood from a massive California wildfire, but environmentalists are calling it a travesty for trees.|
|Hometown university offering free tuition, extra help to kids from poor Pennsylvania city|
|On the second day of class at Reading Senior High School, teacher Eric Knorr directs his students' attention to the banners hanging on the wall.|