FAA proposes rules for commercial drone use
The Federal Aviation Administration on Feb. 15 proposed rules on the commercial use of small drones (55 pounds or less). Regulations would require operators to be certified, 17 or older, keep the craf...
Trio charged in attempted hobby-shop robbery
Police have arrested a trio of suspects on charges of attempted robbery, attempted aggravated battery, and criminal confinement in two incidents at AA Hobby Shop in Evansville, Ind.
The police ...
Hornby on the rise and on the move
Sales this year are tracking along nicely for British model railway manufacturer Hornby, which announced year-to-date sales rising 6 percent following a merry Christmas season during which sales were ...
Broberg was a founder of RCHTA
Dewey "Orv" Broberg, founder Du-Bro Products, Inc., passed away on Jan. 12 after a short illness. He was 80.
The company announcement said, "Dewey may be most remembered for being one of the fo...
Quadcopter causes buzz at White House
A small quadcopter caused a big stir early on the morning of Jan. 26 when it strayed over a fence and crashed on the south grounds of the White House. A Secret Service agent and other security officer...
New packaging for Settlers of Catan
Kosmos and Mayfair Games announced on Jan. 15, 2015, a consolidation of the Catan family of products with a new look for the packaging. The cover art utilized by all partners is aimed at visual contin...