How many weather balloons are out there? Hundreds, it turns out

(NEW YORK) -- With the recent shootdowns of "high-altitude objects," there's heightened awareness about what's flying in U.S. airspace, especially weather balloons.As it turns out, the skies are crowded.How many weather balloons are there?On any given day, nearly 1800 weather balloons are launched across... Read More.

China accuses US of flying spy balloons into its airspace

(HONG KONG) -- China on Monday accused the United States of flying spy balloons into its airspace without permission more than 10 times since the start of 2022, further escalating tensions between the two countries."Since last year alone, U.S. high-altitude balloons have illegally flown... Read More.

Mega Millions jackpot balloons to over $1B

(NEW YORK) -- After no ticket matched all six numbers drawn Friday night, the Mega Millions jackpot surged to $1.1 billion, marking the fourth time the prize has surpassed $1 billion in just over four years.The current prize would be the third-largest jackpot in... Read More.