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  • ‘I’m not a racist’: Woman apologizes for throwing hot coffee at Latino worker

    LOS ANGELES – A woman spoke out Tuesday after she was seen on video throwing hot coffee at a Latino contractor during a controversial confrontation at an upscale condominium complex in Century City. The incident took place on Aug. 4 at a building located in the 2300 block of Fox Hills Drive, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. Rhonda Polon said she regrets the entire incident and that her only concern that day was to protect her property. “I’m […]

  • Mother explains how she forgot infant son in hot car, leading to his death

    EMPORIA, Va. — The mother of a 6-month-old boy who died after he was left in a car for hours says she forgot her baby was in the car while she was at work, according to WTVR. Police in Emporia are still investigating Friday’s incident. Blondia Curry, 30, said she was taking her children to stay with various family members Friday before work when she got a call that led to tragedy. “My youngest daughter’s father calls and he said […]

  • Mom warns parents after mosquito bite leaves 6-year-old son in ICU

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. — A North Carolina mom recently used Facebook to warn parents about La Crosse encephalitis, a virus transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. “And so it’s breaking all of our hearts to see the spunkiest one out of five brothers down,” LoriAnne Surrett told WLOS . The heartfelt words about her son Noah have been shared more than 1,400 times on Facebook. Her 6-year-old was hospitalized last weekend. Saturday he complained of a headache and eventually had […]

  • Road rage dispute on California highway leaves both drivers dead

    SACRAMENTO – In the early hours of Sunday morning, a collision escalated into a physical altercation between two California drivers, leading to the deaths of both men. The California Highway Patrol is still trying to piece together what happened in the deadly dispute along Interstate 5 outside of Sacramento. CHP officials spent most of the morning on I-5 investigating the scene, and the highway was closed for several hours. “At about 3:44 this morning the highway patrol received reports of […]

  • Teen fights for survival after headache leads to life-changing diagnosis

    IOWA CITY, Iowa – An Illinois teen is fighting for his life after what he thought was a headache turned out to be a life-threatening condition. Christopher Bunch, a 14-year-old aspiring YouTube personality about to start his freshman year in high school told his family that his head started hurting after a football practice last week. “If anything, I was thinking he’s probably just really dehydrated,” Christopher’s mom, Destiny Maynard, told WQAD. Christopher spent most of the next 48 hours sleeping. […]

  • Video shows officers frantically saving shelter animals as wildfire closes in

    SOLANO COUNTY, Calif. – Sixty cats and dogs are back safe in their kennels at the Solano County SPCA, days after the Nelson Fire in Northern California forced them out. As the fire barreled toward the shelter on Friday, Vacaville Police Officer Carly Stone ran inside. “We probably started frantically collecting cats and dogs and in about eight or 10 minutes the flames got too close and we knew we had to leave. We were forced to leave,” Stone said. […]

  • Woman arrested for blasting same opera song for 16 years

    STUROVO, Slovakia – A woman in Slovakia started playing opera at a loud volume to drown out the sound of a neighbor’s barking dog—and then continued blasting the music, at all hours of the day, for 16 years, neighbors say. She has finally been arrested and faces charges of harassment and malicious persecution, the BBC reports, citing local media. Neighbors say she constantly played a four-minute aria from Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata, as performed by Placido Domingo, at full blast.  Local residents reportedly […]

  • Woman accused of killing boyfriend’s toddler Googled ‘how to do CPR,’ police say

    CLAIRTON, Pa. – Police are looking for a 21-year-old woman they believe killed her boyfriend’s toddler daughter, then searched online for a way to revive the child instead of calling 911, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. On Monday, Allegheny County authorities said they are searching for 21-year-old Deasha Ringgold in the April 27 death of 23-month-old Aubree Sherrell. According to her iPhone’s data, Ringgold used Google to search “how to do cpr on a baby,” “my friend go choked out […]

  • ‘Cat whisperer’ wanted: Get paid to live on a Greek island, care for dozens of cats

    SYROS, Greece – A cat sanctuary in Greece has been flooded with messages after advertising a one-of-a-kind position. The chosen candidate must be willing to live on the Greek island of Syros and care for 55 cats. It’s a part-time, paid position consisting of four-hour work days with living arrangements provided. According to a job description, Joan Bowell posted on the Facebook page for God’s Little People Cat Rescue, the perfect employee is someone who is “a genuinely passionate cat lover who knows […]

  • Ex-WWE wrestler Jim ‘The Anvil’ Neidhart dead at 63

    WWE wrestler Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart has died at the age of 63, according to a statement from the WWE. TMZ reports that Neidhart passed away early Monday morning after suffering a medical emergency at a home in Florida. Neidhart often teamed up with his brother-in-law, Bret “Hit Man” Hart, and was the father of current WWE superstar Natalya. Neidhart formerly played professional football with the Oakland Raiders and Dallas Cowboys. He earned his ring nickname, The Anvil, after winning an anvil […]

  • Missy Elliott approves of ‘funky white sister’ performing ‘Work It’

    EAST GREENWICH, R.I. — When Missy Elliott’s “Work It” comes on the radio it can be hard not to sing along, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy to pull it off. It’s a tricky song that requires singing some of the lyrics backwards. It’s no problem for Mary Halsey. (WARNING: Video includes some explicit lyrics) She posted a video of herself singing the song at a park in East Greenwich, Rhode Island, on July 29th. It’s now been viewed more […]

  • FedEx tractor-trailer plunges off highway bridge in Arkansas

    SAINT FRANCIS COUNTY, Ark. — A FedEx truck plunged off a bridge and into a water-filled ravine on Interstate 40 Friday afternoon, the Saint Francis County Sheriff’s Department said. The accident happened near mile marker 256, which is the Highway 503 exit about 40 minutes west of Memphis. The truck crashed into another semi-truck before falling into the ravine from the bridge, officials at the scene said. The driver was airlifted to a hospital in Memphis after he was rescued […]