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  • Man ‘vomits’ 33 bindles of heroin after locking himself in bathroom, police say

    PROVO, Utah – A 30-year-old Utah man faces multiple charges after police said he “vomited” nearly three dozens bindles of heroin. According to an inmate booking sheet and a probable cause statement, police were dispatched just before 11 p.m. Saturday to 930 south State Street in Provo on a complaint of a man smoking heroin. The suspect’s wife told officers she and her husband, Mitchell Dean Kuhni, had been arguing when he busted a door and a frame in the house, then […]

  • 12-year-old steals credit card, flies to Bali after fight with mom

    PERTH, Australia – A 12-year-old Australian boy has pulled off a bold feat that is drawing international headlines: he stole his mom’s credit card and managed to fly to Bali, Indonesia for a posh, four-day vacation before getting caught, reports 9 News. As recounted in the Australian program ‘A Current Affair,’ the boy did some research online and figured out he could fly alone without needing a letter from a parent on Jetstar Airways. He nabbed his mom’s credit card, tricked […]

  • Police: Man wearing ‘MAGA’ hat pushes victim onto New York City subway tracks

    NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. — A man was repeatedly punched and pushed onto subway tracks in a hate crime assault Friday at the Union Square/14 Street subway station in Manhattan, according to the New York Police Department. Police said the victim, a 24-year-old Latino, got into a verbal dispute with a man on a No. 4 train as it was approaching the station. The man, who police said was wearing a red ‘Make America Great Again’ hat and shirt, made several derogatory […]

  • Woman faces $500 fine over free apple from Delta flight

    ARVADA, Colo. – A Colorado woman said she’s facing a $500 fine from U.S. Customs and Border Protection after she stashed a free apple during her flight home from Paris, according to KDVR. Crystal Tadlock said flight attendants were passing out apples in plastic bags and she took one. She wasn’t hungry at the time, so she threw the snack in her bag and planned to eat it during the second leg of her trip back to Denver. Tadlock said, […]

  • Heartwarming photo shows officer helping 84-year-old man get to hospital to see wife

    MONTOURSVILLE, Pa. – A heartwarming photo shows a police officer helping an 84-year-old man get to the hospital to be with his sick wife. Roger Baker’s wife was rushed to the hospital by herself after suffering a medical emergency. Baker wanted to go, but he didn’t have any friends or family in the area, according to WNEP, That’s when Chief Deputy Jason Bentley got the call that Baker needed help getting to the hospital. “When he got out of my […]

  • Video shows judge berating sick woman during hearing

    A judge in Broward County, Fla., who was due to retire June 30 won’t be showing up for work between now and then, and not by choice. Circuit Court Judge Merrilee Ehrlich was told not to return to the courthouse after she treated a sickly inmate “like [an] animal,” per the woman’s goddaughter. The Sun Sentinel has the background on Ehrlich’s verbal tussle with Sandra Twiggs, 59, who appeared via video link from a local jail on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge […]

  • Boys halt basketball game to kneel as funeral procession passes; touching photo lights up social media

    FRANKLINGTON, La. – A photo of a group of teens playing basketball is going viral – not because of the game, but of what they did as a funeral procession passed by. It stopped sisters Johannah Stroud and Lynn Bickham Bienvenu in their tracks. It was a procession for their cousin, Velma Kay Crowe, WAFB reports. The group of kids put down their basketball and took a knee as the procession passed by. They hurried to take a photo. “It was […]

  • Former NFL kicker apologizes after prom photo with daughter, handgun goes viral

    Prom season is officially in full swing, with photos of dresses and tuxes being posted all over social media. But one young man got to go to both a prom and a gun show over the weekend, and the photo of his experience has gone viral. Former NFL player Jay Feely took to his Twitter account to wish his daughter and her date a great time at prom. It looks like a simple enough photo until you look closely at […]

  • Shark attack victim also survived bites from bear and a rattlesnake

    HONOLULU – A Colorado man attacked by a shark in Hawaii last week also survived earlier encounters with a bear and a rattlesnake, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported. Dylan McWilliams, 20 of Grand Junction, was bitten by a shark Thursday while swimming off the island of Kauai. He suffered several cuts to his leg that can be seen in one of his recent Facebook posts. McWilliams said he believes a tiger shark bit him. “That was the scariest part. I didn’t […]

  • She blamed genes for mysterious weight gain – until doctors found a massive tumor

    CHICAGO – A woman, who thought extra weight around her stomach was due to bad genes, was stunned to learn what was actually behind it. Kim Turner lives Bloomington, Illinois and, three years ago, she noticed she was gaining weight. But, she couldn’t seem to lose it. She also didn’t have much of an appetite. Turner knew something was wrong. So, she sought medical consultation at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center. It was there oncologist Dr. Ajay Maker discovered she […]

  • After baby hears for first time in viral video, mom works to empower other parents

    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – An emotional video shows Baby Charlotte, or Charly as she’s affectionately known, go from fussing, to a smile to almost crying as she hears her mother’s voice for the first time. The moment, possible thanks to Charly’s cochlear implants, has been viewed more than 12 million times on YouTube. “I could see, in her eyes and her face, that she was really, really happy,” Christy Keane told WTKR. When Charly was born, she failed her first hearing test. Keane, […]