• GavinStone

    Teen with Asperger’s syndrome teaches bullies who beat him up a life lesson

    HIGHLAND, Ill. — An Illinois teenager with Asperger’s syndrome is teaching his cowardly bullies a lesson they won’t forget after dropping the charges and opting for a more productive way of getting back at his tormentors. Gavin Stone has Asperger’s Syndrome and ADHD. Gavin’s mom, Cortnie, says her son has difficulty socializing with others. He […]

  • peterson

    Star of ‘Can’t Buy Me Love’ found dead at 43, cause of death unknown

    An actress who was best known for her role in a 1987 romantic comedy has died. Actress Amanda Peterson died on Friday, according to her mother. “She died on Friday morning. It’s a big loss. Such a lovable person,” Sylvia Peterson told CNN. “She had some medical problems with her heart but we don’t know […]

  • asdf

    Elsa cake fail goes viral

    A reddit user by the name of OfficialBigHead ordered an Elsa cake to celebrate a birthday. The results weren’t quite what they were expecting. The caption for the photo uploaded to the site simply read, “the cake that was ordered and the cake that arrived.” An update on that Elsa cake fail: — Mashable (@mashable) […]

  • shooting

    Police: Possible strip club fight ends in homicide

    UPDATE: The victim who as found outside Fantasy Island has been identified as 34-year-old Christopher Rhodes.   DEL CITY, Okla. – Police are investigating after a ‘shots fired’ call leads them to a body in a strip club parking lot early Saturday morning. Police discovered the body of a black male in his 30’s in […]

  • tariq1

    14-year-old shot, killed after argument on Facebook

    MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Authorities say a 15-year-old boy is in custody for the murder of a 14-year-old boy. Police told Fox 6 that the shooting was the result of an argument over a girl on Facebook. Tariq Akbar, 14, was watching fireworks with friends when the shooting occurred. “They were at the lake and some […]

  • [FILE] A stock photograph of a dog/puppy wearing harness, sitting on lawn with bowls of food and water in background.

    What you need to know about the dog flu outbreak

    New cases of canine influenza have spread across several states, and veterinarians are urging vigilance. The current outbreak has been building for a few months. In April, more than 1,000 pooches got dog flu in Chicago and other parts of the Midwest, while the Atlanta area has had 55 confirmed cases as recently as June […]

  • "I had spotted the press waiting at the back of this building to photograph the Minister for Finance  as he was due to exit after meetings. While they were waiting, I noticed through a passageway some action on the other side where this banner appeared at the opposite side of the building. The other photographers seemed to not want to lose their spot waiting for Varoufakis. This was at 17:15. I wondered had it been put up secretly or with approval. The security guard was removing it," Andrea Halpin said.

    What ‘No’ vote means for Greece and Europe

    LONDON — It’s a big fat Greek no. No to more austerity, no to a bailout deal, and — quite possibly — no to the euro. After years of living on borrowed money and paying the price with savage austerity, early tallies show that voters in Greece have rejected the latest offer of financial help […]


    Bodies of Arizona couple missing since last month possibly found in nearby home

    MARICOPE, Ariz. — Bodies thought to be of Mike and Tina Careccia, an Arizona couple missing since June 22, have been found and a man has been arrested in the case, Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu said Thursday morning. Authorities used a backhoe to dig near the home of the couple, CNN affiliate KNXV-TV in […]

  • 150629061222-donald-trump-may-9-2015-tease-wide

    Trump defends inflammatory comments, asks ‘Who is doing the raping?’

    WASHINGTON — Businessman Donald Trump continued his verbal attack against illegal immigrants on Wednesday, in an exclusive interview set to air at 10 p.m. on CNN Tonight with Don Lemon. He has stirred up controversy in recent days for claiming “rapists” and “killers” are migrating over the United States’ southern border. Univision and NBC Universal […]

  • O'Neal

    Group asking court to reverse the conviction of Oklahoma man accused of murder

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A group of lawyers is asking a court to reverse the conviction of an Oklahoma man convicted of murder. The Oklahoma Innocence Project (OIP) recently filed a brief claiming that newly discovered evidence proves William O’Neal is innocent. O’Neal is accused of killing Bruce Chamberlain in 2001 outside his bar, the Trapeze Lounge. […]

  • baby in neck brace

    Family: Newborn suffers fracture after being dropped by nurse

    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – A Pittsburgh hospital is under investigation after a nurse is accused of dropping a newborn. Just after 6 a.m. on Tuesday, hospital officials say a child slipped from the hands of a 30-year veteran nurse at the Family Beginnings Birthing Center. “The pediatrician came in and told us that [the nurse] was […]