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  • Dog left to die appears to be ‘reaching out for someone to save his life’ in photos

    DALLAS — After a 9-month-old pit bull found on the side of a Dallas road was taken to a local shelter and put on the euthanasia list, workers snapped photos of the visually-impaired dog appearing to reach out for someone to save him. The pit bull named JJ was found as a stray on Dowdy Ferry Road in Dallas, which is known as a place where people leave dogs and many end up getting hit by cars, The Dodo reported. But JJ, […]

  • At least 76 people overdose on K2 in New Haven, Connecticut

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The DEA is helping to investigate how at least 76 people overdosed in New Haven, Connecticut in the past 24 hours. The majority of cases were centered on the New Haven Green, adjacent to Yale University. “Testing done today in New York by the federal Drug Enforcement Agency confirms that samples of the substance that caused today’s overdose cases on the New Haven Green are K-2, a potent, synthetic drug that induces marijuana-like effects,” said Director of […]

  • Man charged with murdering pregnant wife and daughters after making TV plea for their return

    FREDERICK, Colo. – The husband of a missing pregnant woman from Colorado has been arrested in the disappearance of his wife and the couple’s two daughters. Christopher Watts is being held in the Weld County Jail on three charges of first-degree murder and three charges of tampering with physical evidence in the deaths of his 34-year-old wife Shanann Watts and his daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste “Cece.” He is being held without bond and is due in court on […]

  • Women say Uber driver ‘terrorized’ them during 25-minute nightmare ride

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Three friends are speaking out two months after a nightmare 25-minute Uber ride through Sacramento, California left them fearing for their lives. “I legitimately believed that we were going to die,” said Theadora Fuerstenberg. It’s an app thousands use every day but a June 15 Uber trip on Interstate 80 from a book club in Arden to Oak Park traumatized the three women. “He would swerve in and out and then as he was doing this he would […]

  • Pregnant reality star found dead on Bronx sidewalk, reports say

    NEW YORK — Reality star Lyric McHenry was found dead on a sidewalk in the Bronx early Tuesday morning, according to multiple reports. She was 26. The NYPD confirmed that a 26-year-old woman was found at about 5:05 a.m. Tuesday near Undercliff Avenue and Boscobel Place. She had no visible signs of trauma, and was unconscious and unresponsive, according to police. The woman was transported to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. A medical examiner will determine her cause of […]

  • Father fights deportation to stay with son battling genetic disease

    HARTFORD, Conn. – The halls were filled at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center as family, friends, and state leaders took a stand for a New London father facing deportation. Julian Rodriguez has been in Connecticut since leaving Colombia in 2000. He has also helping his 14-year-old son, Santiago Rodriguez, fight the rare genetic disorder called Chronic Granulomatous Disease. Santiago, who will be an incoming sophomore in high school, has been on the upswing since undergoing a trial stem cell therapy at NIH […]

  • ‘Hard to fathom’: 7 family members killed in Oregon car crash, including 5 children

    TACOMA, Wash. – A Washington state family is reeling after a head-on collision took the lives of seven relatives, including five children, as they drove outside of Burns, Oregon, headed for a vacation in Las Vegas. On Monday morning, 29-year-old Erika Boquet and her three young children, Isabella Boquet, 11; Elisabeth Boquet, 9; and Tytis Boquet, 6; were driving to Las Vegas for a family vacation with three other relatives. According to Oregon State Police, around 10 a.m. Monday, an oncoming […]

  • Unsafe levels of weed killer chemical found in oat products, report says

    Some types of oat cereals, oatmeal, granola and snack bars contain higher levels of a chemical found in the weed killer Roundup than what the Environmental Working Group considers safe, according to a report released Wednesday by the advocacy group. Almost three-quarters of food samples tested showed higher glyphosate levels than what the group’s scientists believe to be “protective of children’s health,” the report indicates. Last week, a jury at the Superior Court of California in San Francisco awarded $289 million in […]

  • Trailer filled with $98,000 worth of ramen noodles stolen in Georgia

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. — A trailer filled with nearly $100,000 worth of ramen noodles was stolen from a gas station 30 miles south of Atlanta, according to WAGA. The 53-foot trailer was parked at a Chevron in Fayetteville, Georgia when someone hauled it away, including a load of $98,000 worth of noodles. Officials believe someone stole the trailer between July 25 and Aug. 1. Deputies with the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office are looking for the culprit in five car break-ins, a stolen […]