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    Joint Base Andrews on lockdown after ‘active shooter’ reports

    Prince George’s County, Maryland – The Pentagon confirmed an active shooter at Joint Base Andrews on Thursday, as the base tweeted to direct all personnel to shelter in place. “The incident is ongoing at the Malcolm Grow Medical Facility. First responders are on-scene now,” a subsequent tweet from the base said. JBA is located in Prince George’s County, Maryland. Active shooter is barricaded into third-floor of medical facility building at Joint Base Andrews, personnel sheltering in place — Travis J. […]

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    Brewery makes beer belly paternity photos and the internet loves them

    Typically, you see perfectly toned men in ads for beer… not here. A German beer company has decided to take an honest approach to its advertising. It used average men who it believes are more representative of the regular beer consumer. As you can see, the result is as refreshing as a cold beer on a hot day. You are looking at beer belly paternity photography. They’re the work of German brewery Bergedorfer Bier. Its slogan is “brewed with love” […]

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    ‘Please don’t point the gun at us!’ 911 calls reveal terrifying moments before Texas mom fatally shot her daughters

    Warning: The 911 calls below may be considered graphic.  KATY, Texas – Newly released 911 calls reveal the terrifying final moments of two sisters who were shot to death by their mother in Texas. On Friday, 42-year-old Christy Sheats called her two daughters — Madison Sheats, 17, and Taylor Sheats, 22 — along with her husband, Jason Sheats, to a family meeting. During the meeting, investigators said, Christy pulled out a gun and fired, striking both of her daughters as they […]


    Bones found in Little Cottonwood Canyon identified as Utah man missing since 2012

    LITTLE COTTONWOOD CANYON, Utah – The Unified Police Dept. has confirmed the bones a hiker found in Little Cottonwood Canyon last July are those of Corry Ehlers who disappeared in May 2012. Ehlers, 52, and was last seen in 2012 when he told a friend he was going hiking in the Hell Gate area. When the bones were found in July 2015, authorities contacted John Ehlers, Corry’s father who lives in Idaho. Officers told John there may be a connection between the […]

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    Saddle fire in Washington County grows to 1,500 acres, 8 percent contained

    WASHINGTON COUNTY, Utah – The Saddle fire near Pine Valley has increased 70 acres to 1,540 and is 8-percent contained. Crews continue to use ground and aerial ignition operations as well as direct and indirect line construction. These operations are removing fuels from the path of the fire in order to prevent the fire from spreading east toward the Pine Valley Recreation Area and south toward the Dammeron Valley area, while still providing protection to the Pine Valley community. Click […]

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    Fire crews battling two grass fires in Weber County

    WEBER COUNTY, Utah – Firefighters are working to put out two grass fires in Weber County. The North View Fire Dept. is fighting  a fire near 1130 W. Fawn Dr. in Pleasant View. Ogden City Fire crews are on a burn near Fort Buenaventura Park at 2450 A Ave.

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    Troopers warn drivers ahead of deadliest weekend on Utah roads, July 4

    The Utah Highway Patrol said 126 people have already died on Utah roads this year and we are only halfway through it. Troopers are warning drivers ahead of one of the deadliest weekends on Utah roads, July 4. They are urging drivers to slow down, wear seat belts and not to drink and drive. AAA officials said they are expecting the heaviest volume of traffic on Utah roads in nearly a decade. UHP said it will have 189 additional troopers on […]

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    Motown the Musical at Salt Lake City’s Capitol Theatre

    Motown the Musical is in town at Salt Lake City’s Capitol Theatre. Two of the performers who bring the show to life stopped by Fox 13’s Good Day Utah to give us a sneak peek of all the excitement. Click here for tickets and details.

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    Waitress hurt by words left on $36 check

    ENID, Okla.- A waitress says she got some hateful words instead of a tip. Taylor Stewart says words written on a receipt had everything to do with who she loves rather than her service. Stewart has been waiting tables at the I-HOP in Enid, Oklahoma, for about 7 months. “I`m a people person and that`s why I have this job, because I love people, you know? And I like to serve them and, you know, make them happy,” Stewart said. […]

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    ‘Mac & Cheese Kid’ arrested in Florida for assault on officer

    BOCA RATON, Florida — It’s been several months since you first heard the name Luke Gatti. The former UConn student’s alcohol-infused tirade in search of bacon jalapeno mac and cheese went viral in October 2015. Now, records from the Palm Beach county Sheriff’s Office show he was arrested last month, charged with battery on an officer or EMT, and resisting an officer with violence. Officers were trying to take Gatti, 20, into custody after he ran away from the Wellness Resource […]

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    VIDEO: Helicopter crew member tackles burglary suspect after wild chase

    HOUSTON, TX – Wild video from Houston shows a police helicopter crew member taking down a fleeing suspect. Police took the man into custody after a 911 call reporting a home burglary. When they arrived at the scene, the suspects ran off and a chase ensued, according to police. The police helicopter followed one of the suspects to a field. The suspect was sideswiped by a police car, but kept running. He was then tackled by a member of the […]

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    Crystal Pepsi is coming back — will hit stores in August

    Crystal Pepsi is making a comeback — and this time, everyone can get their hands on the retro soda. PepsiCo confirmed to AdvertisingAge the 1990s-era clear soda will be sold in 20-ounce bottles at retailers for a limited time starting on August 8. The soda made its debut in 1992 but was pulled off the market in early 1994. PepsiCo will also release a video game named “The Crystal Pepsi Trail” on July 7. Inspired by “The Oregon Trail,” the game will be […]


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