Month: November 2019

Jovonna Jamison(CHICAGO) — Chicago authorities are investigating what officials described as a “very disturbing” video that showed an officer slamming a man to the ground during an arrest. The footage shows a Chicago police officer on Thursday lifting a man, who was pushed up against a patrol car, off his feet and throwing him to […]

WLS(CHICAGO) — A 28-year-old woman was hit by a train Friday after she accidentally fell onto train tracks, officials said. The woman, who was not identified, was talking on her cellphone when she walked backwards onto the tracks in front of a Blue Line train around 9:25 a.m., according to a Chicago police spokesperson. She […]

ABC News(PHOENIX) –Snow, rain and wind have slammed into the Southwest as the Plains and Upper Midwest brace for a blizzard. And on Sunday — one of the biggest travel days of the year — the Northeast is forecast to see a snowy mix on its roadways. The latest Flagstaff, Arizona, is buried under 9 […]

filo/iStock(COLUMBUS, OH.) — The Columbus Zoo has a lot to be thankful for after a polar bear cub was born on Thanksgiving Day. The sweet, new addition was born to mother Aurora and father Lee early Thursday at 12:43 a.m., the zoo announced in a press release. “The Animal Care team notes that Aurora is […]

WSB(ATLANTA) — A Georgia woman said her Airbnb guests stole multiple TVs and family heirlooms after renting out her home through the popular online service. “They took silverware that’s priceless, that came from my grandfather and my mother,” Wendolyn Warren of Jonesboro told local ABC News affiliate WSB-TV of Atlanta. A family had booked a […]

Instagram/@thebigticket205(MONTGOMERY, Alabama) — UFC fighter Walt Harris is opening up about the “unbearable” pain of losing his stepdaughter, 19-year-old Aniah Blanchard, whose remains were found one month after she vanished. “Right now nothing makes sense and I’m so lost,” Harris wrote on Instagram. “I just want you back.” Blanchard, an Alabama college student, was last […]

Courtesy Cleo Strickland(DETROIT) — A family in Detroit spent Thanksgiving Day mourning not one but two children shot and killed this year. Paris Strickland was sitting behind the wheel of a 2016 Chevy Malibu near the intersection of Fenkell Avenue and Artesian Street with a 26-year-old man when shots were fired into the car on […]

Sodalis Buda Assisted Living & Memory Care(BUDA, Texas) — As Betty X. Davis was preparing to mark her 104th birthday Monday, her family and caregivers asked what she wanted to celebrate her monumental birthday. Davis, of Buda, Texas, told them she didn’t want a cake or presents. Instead, she wanted to hold a book drive […]

miodrag ignjatovic/iStock(LONDON) — Two people were killed and three others hospitalized after they were stabbed in a terror attack near the London Bridge Friday afternoon, authorities said. The lone male suspect was shot by police and died at the scene, according to authorities, who added that a device believed to be a hoax explosive was […]

carlballou/iStock(NEW YORK) — The search is on for an attacker who wounded three minors in a stabbing in the Netherlands on Friday, police said. The incident took place in The Hague on a main shopping street around 7:45 p.m. local time, authorities said. Those injured have all been released from the hospital, according to police. […]

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