August 1, 2014
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iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The death of a Staten Island man, who was put into a choke hold by the New York Police Department, was ruled a homicide Friday by the city's medical examiner.The incident provoked outrage last month after a witness
ABC/Randy Holmes(CONWAY, N.H.) -- Abigail Hernandez's mother told their local newspaper the teen saw reports about her disappearance while she was missing for nine months.Hernandez and her mother stopped by The Conway Daily Sun's offices and cited a daily
ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The second storm of the season has formed in the Atlantic Ocean and Tropical Storm Bertha is expected to hit Puerto Rico this weekend.Bertha is currently located 70 miles Northeast of Barbados and is moving at 21 mph, packing maximum
iStock/Thinkstock(DENVER) -- Authorities in Colorado are searching for a bank robber in the Denver area whose tactics would make his high school English teachers proud.The FBI calls him the "Good Grammar Bandit," and he's wanted in connection with seven b
iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- It's now clear how a 20-year-old man died last weekend after a rare lightning strike at California's Venice Beach.An autopsy confirmed on Thursday that Nick Fagnano was electrocuted when a bolt of lightning struck the oce
iStock/Thinkstock(WAUKESHA, Wis.) -- One of two Wisconsin girls accused of stabbing their friend so they could meet the fictional Internet character "Slenderman" was ruled incompetent to stand trial on Friday.Morgan Geyser had twice been found not compete
File photo. (Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock)(INDIANAPOLIS) -- Butter and jam usually conjures up images of warm toast, but on an Indianapolis highway Friday, it meant a huge slippery mess that closed part of the busy highway during the morning rush hour.A d
Hoosier Lottery(INDIANAPOLIS) -- Indianapolis resident Robert Hamilton has the kind of luck that’s won him two separate $1 million lottery prizes in the span of three months. What are the odds of that?According to the Hoosier Lottery, the odds of wi
Courtesy FSU(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- It took paramedics 19 minutes to arrive at the home of a Florida State University professor shot in his garage after a neighbor called 911 -- with the dispatcher’s confusion contributing to the delay and one EMS un
ABC/Randy Holmes(WAUKESHA, Wis.) -- One of two Wisconsin girls accused of allegedly stabbing their friend so they could meet the fictional Internet character "Slenderman," is scheduled to appear in court Friday for a competency hearing.Morgan Geyser had t
Photo Credit: Zack Arceneaux(NEW YORK) -- Despite two deadly small plane accidents this week that killed a total of three people, including a young girl, and one Thursday that injured a family of four, experts say that it isn't necessarily a trend."Summ
iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) -- A gunman killed himself Thursday after shooting his boss in the Bank of America building in Chicago's financial district, authorities said.The victim was Steven LaVoie, the CEO of ArrowStream, which the suspect also worked f
iStock/Thinkstock(GORHAM, N.H.) -- Police have searched the home and storage unit of Nathaniel Kibby, the man being held in connection with the disappearance of Abigail Hernandez.Kibby, 34, is being held on $1 million bail after being charged with kidnapp
iStock/Thinkstock(PALO ALTO, Calif.) -- Multiple people are injured after a car crashed into a building in Palo Alto, California on Thursday.Around lunch time, an elderly driver accidentally drove onto the curb at University Cafe-- a restaurant by Stanfor
Serena Marshall/ABC News(KARNES, Texas) -- A model detention facility for moms with children crossing the border illegally is scheduled to open Friday.The brand new facility in Karnes, Texas, is designed by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to be f
iStock/Thinkstock(INDIANAPOLIS) -- An accused thief's curious look at a surveillance camera led to his arrest for allegedly stealing a FedEx package for an Indianapolis porch.Daniel Nelms, 21, was taken into custody and charged with one count of level 6
Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) -- More than a hundred demonstrators intentionally had themselves arrested outside the White House on Thursday in protest against the Obama administration's response to the sudden surge of illegal immi
Ethan Miller/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- As Congress works on a long-term plan to reform the Veterans Administration, first lady Michelle Obama used her platform to speak out on ending veterans’ homelessness.Speaking to an estimated 1,600 federal an
Ethan Miller/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- As Congress works on a long-term plan to reform the Veterans Administration, first lady Michelle Obama used her platform to speak out on ending veterans’ homelessness.Speaking to an estimated 1,600 federal an
iStock/Thinkstock(BISHOPVILLE, S.C.) -- A crashed drone carrying contraband, including marijuana, tobacco and cellphones, was found outside the razor wire fence at a maximum security prison in South Carolina.One person has been arrested, however the searc
 
 
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