85 hot air balloons float from England to France

Hot air balloons can be seen flying from England to France across the English Channel. Eighty-five balloons are in the air in an attempt to break the world record for most balloons crossing the famous channel. The previous record was set in 2011, with 49 balloons.

The first time a balloon ever crossed the channel was in 1785, when Frenchman Jean-Pierre François Blanchard and American doctor John Jeffries went up together.

 

 
 
 
 
 
US

House Passes Tax Bill, Taking a Big Step Toward Tax Reform

House Passes Tax Bill, Taking a Big Step Toward Tax Reform
WASHINGTON—The U.S. House of Representatives passed a sweeping tax bill, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, on Nov. 16. ...
READ MORE >
 
US

20 Injured in Fire at Pennsylvania Senior Living Community

20 Injured in Fire at Pennsylvania Senior Living Community
WEST CHESTER, Pa. — A massive fire at a senior living community in Pennsylvania injured at least 20 ...
READ MORE >
 

NAFTA Negotiations Increasingly Difficult, Says Commerce Secretary

NAFTA Negotiations Increasingly Difficult, Says Commerce Secretary
WASHINGTON—The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) talks are now addressing the more intricate details of the deal, and ...
READ MORE >
 

Senate Tax Bill Reveals Key Differences With House

Senate Tax Bill Reveals Key Differences With House
WASHINGTON—Senate Republicans introduced their own tax plan, which has some significant differences compared to the House version approved ...
READ MORE >
 

Fashion Illustration Series #2: Im Yoon-ah

Fashion Illustration Series #2: Im Yoon-ah
- Hallyu World X Metropolitan Miss Collab! - - Hallyu Stars meets Fashion Illustration Series - This time ...
READ MORE >