Bloodhound Books on surviving and thriving as an indie publisher

After an independent helped to launch her first novel, Betsy Reavley set up her own business with e-books at the fore.<p>Indie crime fiction house, Bloodhound Books, is killing it right<br>now – and to such a degree that its doors have had to be temporarily shut for submissions.<p>"Our schedule is full up; …


Lost Bloodhound Sparks Drive To Get State Dogs GPS Collars

A pet store owner is raising money to buy Connecticut State Police dogs wearable location devices — equipment none of the agency’s 34 tracking dogs …

Connecticut State Police

County Execs Sworn In, Mega Millions $$$ Jump: More Local News

Plus family of five dead in Costa Rica plane crash, Hudson Valley men indicted in drug bust and more: nearby news.<p>Happy New Year! Here are the …

New York City

Out of the woods: Connecticut police dog found safe after 36 hours in wilderness

A police bloodhound has been found alive 36 hours after he was reported missing in the Connecticut woods.<p>The massive search for K-9 Texas spanned Wednesday evening to Friday morning and included volunteers on foot and horseback, a police chopper and drone, Connecticut State Police said.<p>“That dog is …


Police K9 gets lost in woods while searching for missing man

A police bloodhound was tracking the scent of a missing man through a Connecticut State park when the determined dog got himself lost in the …

New York City

Missing CT State Police Bloodhound Found

K9 Texas had been missing for more than 24 hours.<p>DANBURY, CT — The more than daylong search for a missing State Police bloodhound has come to a …

New York City

Police found the missing man. But now they can’t find their search dog.

Have you seen Texas? Because the Connecticut state police haven’t.<p>Texas is a Connecticut state police bloodhound, but he’s been missing since an …


Search is on for search-and-rescue dog in Connecticut

Irony has a new name: Texas.Connecticut State Police say one of their search-and-rescue dogs, a bloodhound named K9 Texas, vanished last night while …

Connecticut State Police

Connecticut State Police Bloodhound Found Safe

Texas, the state police bloodhound missing since Wednesday, was found safe at about 10:30 a.m. Friday after a massive search near the New York border.<p>…


Bloodhound: supersonic car could reach 500mph when it tests out 'the world's fastest race track'

A supersonic racing car designed to reach speeds of 1000mph will try out the race track where it hopes to break the world land speed record next year.<p>…


LSR: Bloodhound SSC Technical Galleries

As the Bloodhound project has progressed, last October the Land Speed Record (LSR) car reached a milestone, as it made it first Jet powered runs on a …

Motor Racing

The long wait for a 1,000MPH car

On October 28th, Bloodhound's EJ200 jet engine roared to life. The needle-shaped car sped down a closed-off airstrip in Newquay, England, as 3,500 people looked on. At first, a cone of flame could be seen at the back of the vehicle, but it quickly faded as pilot Andy Green reached top speed and hit …

Andy Green

Bloodhound Sings! Brits Still Pursuing 1000-MPH Record Attempt Photo Gallery


Bloodhound Sings! Brits Still Pursuing 1000-MPH Record Attempt

The history of British motorsport is well stocked with underdog stories, most famously those of the “garagista” upstarts who conquered Formula 1 in the 1960s and ’70s before remaking the sport in their own image. But the attempt of a small group of engineers based in Bristol to break the world land …


How To Outsmart A Bloodhound

The bloodhound has one of the keenest senses of smell in the animal kingdom, which is why hunters of both man and beast rely on their super keen …


Bloodhound car nails a 210-mph test drive for the 1,000-mph land speed record

A supersonic car that’s aiming to one day hit eye-watering speeds of 1,000 mph reached 210 mph in its first public test run on Thursday, October …


Bloodhound car attempts to beat land speed record

The latest British attempt to tackle the world land speed record has undergone its first public tests. The ‘Bloodhound Supersonic Car’, which is …


British speedster takes Bloodhound supersonic car for first public test drive

Veteran British speedster Richard Noble will give his Bloodhound supersonic car its first public test run later today at an airfield in Cornwall.<p>The …

Andy Green

Bloodhound preps for land speed record with 200MPH test run

It's finally happened. Nine years after the Bloodhound project was announced at the Science Museum in London, the supersonic car has completed its first test runs. At a closed-off airstrip near Newquay airport, Cornwall, the monstrous vehicle roared across the tarmac at over 200 MPH. That figure is …


Bloodhound supersonic car has first public test drive – video

A British supersonic car currently under development has its first public test drive at Cornwall airport in Newquay, south-west England. The Bloodhound reached a speed of around 200mph on the 1.7-mile runway. The team behind the vehicle say it is part fighter jet, part Formula One car and part …


'Bloodhound' car kicks off bid to speed into record books

NEWQUAY, England (Reuters) - The Bloodhound Supersonic Car, effectively a fighter jet on wheels, on Thursday kicked off a bid to roar into the record books by eventually reaching 1,000 mph (1,610 kmh).<p>Before a crowd of spectators, the blue and orange, spacecraft-like vehicle with a high tail and …


Bloodhound car tested ahead of 1,000mph record attempt

The "world's fastest car" goes through its first public tests ahead of a land speed record attempt. Engineers hope the Bloodhound car will eventually reach a speed of 1,000mph.


This Could Be the First 1,000 mph Land Vehicle

A slim blue needle raced down a runway in southwest England Thursday. Called the Bloodhound, the vehicle reached speeds of only around 200 miles per …


The UK's super duper 1,000mph car is being tested in Cornwall

200mph runs up and down Newquay Airport runwayThe 1,000mph (1,609 kmph) Bloodhound supersonic car is undergoing its first test runs at Newquay …

Andy Green

BMW driver trying to overtake supersonic car

THE Bloodhound rocket car capable of reaching 1,000mph is being tailgated by a man in a BMW 7 series, observers have confirmed.

British Humour

Newquay Bloodhound test: Figures behind speed record attempt

The team behind the Bloodhound land speed record attempt will take the rocket car for a spin at Newquay Airport on Thursday.<p>The trial run of up to 200mph (320km/h) will give people an idea of what the vehicle is capable of.<p>The real test will be in South Africa in 2019 when the team aims to reach …


First public runs for Bloodhound supersonic car designed to travel 1,000mph

A supersonic racing car designed to reach speeds of 1,000mph to break the world land speed record has made its first public test runs.<p>The Bloodhound …


In the cockpit of the '1,000mph' Bloodhound car

<b>The Bloodhound supersonic car is aiming to break the world land speed record - and be the first to reach 1,000mph.</b><p>In development since 2008, it is being tested at Newquay airport at speeds of up to 200mph.<p>Experience the car in 360, and take a seat where fighter pilot Andy Green sits.<p>The video is …


bloodhound SSC races the only supersonic car to travel faster than the speed of sound

thrust SSC, the team's previous 1997 record-holding supersonic car set in the nevada desert, coincidentally celebrates its 20th anniversary on race …


Ask a Bear: How Do You Avoid Poisonous Mushrooms?

Bruins know their fungus—just ask our staff bear.<b>Q:</b> <i>I know bears eat mushrooms. How do they avoid the poisonous ones?</i> - Mary Catherine Finch<b>A:</b> I love …