Memorial Day weekend looking to be in the 90s, low storm chances

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  • Woman sentenced to 4 days in jail after accidentally killing man while texting and driving

    NEW PRAGUE, Minn. – The family of a Minnesota man killed by a texting driver last October is seeking tougher laws, hoping they may serve as a deterrent for those who don’t realize what’s at stake when they are distracted behind the wheel. Joe Tikalsky, 79, was struck by a texting driver while standing at his mailbox on the shoulder of a rural road. He even happened to be wearing a neon yellow reflective vest at the time. On Tuesday, […]

  • Oklahoma drivers disturbed by noose display along highway

    MOUNDS, Okla. – Oklahoma drivers were disturbed this weekend by a display along the side of the highway with nooses hanging from a tree and signs with pictures of nooses warning people not to be in the area after dark. Terrance Reed was one of the many people who pulled over in shock and he says the display is a direct attack on his heritage. “If you think of a noose in America, it doesn’t represent anything but what used […]

  • Divers discover 400-year-old shipwreck off the coast of Florida

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – Divers off the coast of Cape Canaveral, Florida discovered a 400-year-old shipwreck that they believe may have belonged to the French. Divers with Global Marine Exploration believe the remains are from three different French ships, and the contents include canons made of bronze and iron, anchors, and symbols of the fleur-de-lis and a French coat of arms archaeologists call priceless. Archaeologists say the details will be difficult to verify, but they’re likely from the French colonial […]

  • Grieving mother finds a way to help others

    This week is the annual world breast-feeding week and one Nebraska woman has gone above and beyond to help other new moms and babies. Demi Frandsen of Omaha, has donated 17,503 ounces or 131 gallons of breast milk to a local breast milk bank, where it will be used to help sick babies that are hospitalized. Frandsen decided to donate her milk after her 10 month-old son Leo died of health complications. After Leo’s death, Demi wanted to provide for babies […]

  • Disturbing video shows tiger attack tourist at safari; another woman killed during rescue attempt

    Warning: Some viewers may find the video below disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised. BEIJING, China – A tourist was killed and another was injured after they were mauled by tigers while on a safari tour at a wildlife park in Beijing over the weekend. According to NBC News, surveillance video captured the moment when two visitors in the front seats of a white sedan reportedly got into an argument while driving through the tiger enclosure on Saturday. The video shows […]

  • Two former paramedics in jail following alleged “selfie” war using patients in ambulances

    OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. – Two former paramedics are in jail after allegedly engaging in a “selfie” war using patients in ambulances, some of whom were unconscious. Former Okaloosa County Emergency Medical Services paramedic Kayla Renee Dubois, 24, is charged with two felonies. She was arrested Thursday in Santa Rosa County. Christopher Wimmer, 33, of Crestview, is facing seven felonies and a misdemeanor battery charge. He turned himself in to police in Crestview Thursday afternoon. Investigators say the two suspects used […]

  • Trump organization staffer claims responsibility for Melania’s convention speech

    CLEVELAND, Ohio –  A Trump organization staffer identified herself as the person responsible for plagiarism in Melania’s Trump convention speech and offered her resignation Wednesday. Meredith McIver apologized in a statement sent out by the campaign and said the Trumps did not accept her resignation. McIver explained that she included the passages from Obama’s speech after listening to Melania Trump read passages from the 2008 speech over the phone. “Over the phone, she read me some passages from Mrs. Obama’s […]

  • Report: Gunman randomly shot two people to death inside Florida hospital

    TITUSVILLE, Fla. – Two people are dead after an apparent random shooting at a Florida hospital. According to WESH, 29-year-old David Owens entered the Parrish Medical Center in Titusville, Fla. Sunday armed with a handgun. Officials say Owens walked into 88-year-old Cynthia Zingsheim’s hospital room and shot and killed Zingsheim and a 36-year-old hospital employee, identified as Carrie Rouzer. Police say the attack appears random.  So far, there is no evidence that Owens knew wither of the victims. Owens reportedly left the gun […]

  • Turkish officials: Group within Turkish military stage attempted uprising

    ANKARA, Turkey – Turkey’s prime minister says a group within the Turkish military has engaged in what appears to be an attempted uprising. “It is correct that there was an attempt,” Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told NTV television when asked if there was a coup. A report from the U.S. Embassy in Ankara said military-appearing jets had been flying low over the city for about an hour, CNN reports. Yildirim wouldn’t provide details but said that Turkey would never […]

  • Oklahoma City officers concerned after ambush on Dallas police during protest

    OKLAHOMA CITY- Law enforcement agencies across the state are in shock following the deadly shooting of officers in Dallas on Thursday night. The Dallas mayor’s office says 12 officers were shot during  a peaceful protest in the downtown area. Five died from their injuries and seven others are recovering. Of the five police officers killed in the shootings in Dallas, four were Dallas police officers and one was a Dallas Area Rapid Transit police officer, mayor’s spokesman Scott Goldstein said […]

  • Sailor’s drowning death during Navy SEAL training ruled a homicide

    NORFOLK, Va. – James Derek Lovelace’s death following a difficult Navy training drill appeared to be a tragic accident. However, new details following an investigation have caused the San Diego medical examiner to rule his death as a homicide. The 21-year-old had just joined the Navy and was wrapping up the last day of his first week of SEAL training. The training exercise Lovelace was attempting is part of what’s called ‘drown proofing,’ where participants wear a camouflage utility uniform […]