$4.8 Million In Gold Bars Stolen In Elaborate Armored Truck Heist

by The Huffington Post // March 3, 2015 // Updated 09:46 GMT // 0 Comments

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Shortly after dusk along a lonely stretch of Interstate 95, armed robbers hijacked an armored truck, tied up the two guards and disappeared into the night with 275 pounds of gold bars. The guards working for Transvalue Inc. of Miami reported pulling off to the side of the interstate about 6:30 […]

Armored truck robbed of millions in gold along N.C. interstate

by CNN // March 3, 2015 // Updated 00:49 GMT // 0 Comments

According to the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to an armed robbery of more than $4 million in gold, just before 7 p.m. ET Sunday. The armored truck was paused after experiencing mechanical issues during a trip from Miami to Massachusetts. – Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office […]

Ukraine: Rockets shatter nerves as army, rebels dig in ahead of ceasefire

by CNN // February 14, 2015 // Updated 19:22 GMT // 0 Comments

Artillery and rocket fire can be heard almost constantly in the village Talakovka, about 10 kilometers from the strategic port city of Mariupol in southern Ukraine. The Ukrainian army has dug in here, fearing a possible last-minute assault by pro-Russian separatists ahead of a planned ceasefire late Saturday. Armored vehicles with cannons mounted on top […]