1. A surprise at the Giants-Rockies game
Matthew Riese built his Delorean Hovercraft after raising $5,644 through Kickstarter. This seems to be the first time the vehicle has appeared in a big public setting. Congrats, Matthew! We are all extremely jealous.
2. Previously: the making of the beast.
- Police confirmed 71 people, likely refugees who fled Syria, were found dead in a truck abandoned in Austria. The suspected drivers have been arrested. ›
- Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency due to the "severe threat" posed to his state by Tropical Storm Erika. ›
- President Obama marked a decade of recovery after Hurricane Katrina, citing gains, but also the immense amount of work that he said still needs to be done. ›