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  • Deputy talks down man sitting on ledge: ‘We’re all here on Earth together, might as well get along together’

    JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va – A Virginia sheriff’s deputy is receiving praise from across the country for the quick and compassionate action he took Tuesday afternoon.  Deputy James Robinson was called to an overpass near Busch Gardens and found a man suffering a mental health crisis sitting on the edge of the guardrail. Deputy Robinson has worked in law enforcement for more than a decade but has only been with the sheriff’s office since December.  Body camera footage shows Robinson […]

  • Photo of newborn baby surrounded by IVF syringes goes viral

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — A photo of a newborn baby surrounded by In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) syringes has gone viral. Samantha Packer, of Packer Family Photography in Glendale, Arizona, took a photo of Patricia and Kimberly O’Neill’s newborn baby on Aug 10. Packer told WJW that after the mothers’ newborn photo session, they asked if she would incorporate the IVF syringes into the photos.  Packer said she “chose to align them in a heart with all of the needles facing inward so […]

  • Argument about Aretha Franklin leads to shooting in Virginia, witnesses say

    A witness told WTKR they overheard the two people arguing about whether Halle Berry played Aretha Franklin in a movie.

  • CDC monitoring measles cases in 21 states

    Health officials across the country are monitoring the spread of measles across 21 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. According to CDC, there have already been 107 cases reported this year. The majority of those cases were in people who were not vaccinated. Measles is an airborne virus that spreads through coughing and sneezing. Symptoms typically show up 10-14 days after exposure. 2018 is on track to become one of the worst years for measles in the […]

  • 6-year-old orders $300 worth of toys on Amazon without her parents knowing

    OGDEN, Utah — A Utah girl took advantage of “one-click” ordering on Amazon and bought $300 worth of toys without her parents knowing, according to KSTU. Caitlin’s mom recently bought her a Barbie on Amazon for her birthday and let the girl track the package. When she left Caitlin unattended on Amazon, she purchased some more birthday gifts and chose overnight shipping. The following day, the delivery truck pulled up at their home in Utah. “They just started unloading box […]

  • School district switches to 4-day week

    BRIGHTON, Colo. — Thousands of students and parents in one Colorado district will find the school week shortened to just four days. In School District 27J it’s the first time they’ve tried out the four-day school week, a recent trend especially among rural schools. The district said it will save about $1 million a year by going to a four-day school week. But parents say it’s going to end up costing them instead. That’s because parents who work on Mondays […]

  • 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 […]

  • Video shows rabid beaver attack father, 7-year-old daughter during kayaking trip

    Officials say this is the first time there's been a rabid beaver in Adams County.

  • Nail salon brawl caught on video leads to calls for business to close

    NEW YORK —  Calls to stop supporting a Brooklyn nail salon grew louder Monday, days after video was shared online showing employees attacking patrons with brooms, dust pans and, allegedly, acetone. The brawl happened at New Red Apple Nail in East Flatbush. Dozens of protestors gathered outside the salon Monday afternoon demanding the business be closed, and asking that locals take their business elsewhere. Several people held signs stating “Black $$$ matters” and chanted “black dollars matter.” The protest happened after video […]