Category: National

Pinball inducted into National Toy Hall of Fame.

National Toy Hall of Fame Sure Plays a Mean Pinball

Pinball is being inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame along with two other iconic toys, Uno and the Magic 8 Ball. The inductees were chosen from a field of 12 finalists that included other nominees such as Tic-Tac-Toe, chalk, and Chutes and Ladders. The National Toy Hall of Fame is located inside the Strong Museum in Rochester, New […]

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Church Bus Crash

Church Bus Crash

    The man convicted in a church bus crash in Texas now faces up to 270 years in prison for his actions. 21-year-old Jack Dillon Young pleaded no contest to 13 counts of intoxication manslaughter and one additional count of intoxication assault. According to toxicology reports, Young had smoked marijuana and taken twice the prescribed dose of his medication […]

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Kansas Road Rage Incidents in 4 year old being shot.

Kansas Road Rage Incidents in 4 year old being shot.

A road rage incident in Wichita, Kansas has ended in a four year-old boy being shot. The four year-old was one of six children inside a blue SUV. The road rage happened after one of the cars cut off the other, causing the driver of the mustang to start shooting at the SUV. The boy was shot in the stomach […]

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Video Emerges of Chicago Police Shooting Autistic Teen

Video Emerges of Chicago Police Shooting Autistic Teen

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – Surveillance video has emerged of a off-duty Chicago law enforcement officer shooting and wounding an unarmed autistic African-American teenager in last year. Recently, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability released seven videos and four audio files related to the shooting of then-18-year-old Ricardo Hayes by Chicago Police Officer Sgt. Khalil Muhammad at 5:06 AM on Aug. 13, 2017 in […]

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Antelope Escapes Zoon Enclosure

On Sunday, one-year-old Taylor Swift, the antelope had escaped from her enclosure at the Sacramento Zoo. After visitors reported her escape, officials had to close down the zoo while they tried getting the antelope back into captivity. Staff members of the zoo used tables and baffle boards to try guiding the antelope into an off-exhibit holding area. In less than […]

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Jewelry Found that Contains Cadmium

Jewelry Found that Contains Cadmium

Adult Jewelry that has been sold in Ross, Nordstrom Rack, and Papaya was found to contain cadmium. Cadmium is a toxic metal that can cause cancer and reproductive harm. The Center for Environmental Health did the test that found the cadmium of the jewelry that was from stores in the San Francisco Bay Area. 31 of the 40 examples contained […]

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The Largest Pumpkin in the Patch

The Largest Pumpkin in the Patch

Half Moon Bay, Calif – Have you ever wondered how big a pumpkin could get? At the 45th World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in California, a pumpkin weighed in at 2,170 pounds.  The owner of this pumpkin is Steve Daletas from New Hampshire and owes the success of winning to “one special seed” and a lot of sun. This was the […]

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Mississippi River

Mississippi River

Dubuque, Iowa will be closing traffic from Dam number 11 in less then two weeks. The Dam in Iowa was found to have cracks in it that need repairing as soon as possible. It is said to take at least a few days before they can reopen the Dam to ensure that the repairs are functional.

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Bush Hospitalized

Bush Hospitalized

The 41st president has failed to mention in his last tweet that he’s been in the hospital ever since his wife’s funeral. Former President George H.W. Bush sends out a tweet thanking the Houstonians since they made “Barbra’s visitors and guests feel so welcomed.” Bush has been receiving help from the Houston hospital for an infection that is spreading throughout his blood, Bush is said […]

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Harley-Davidson rewarding summer interns

Harley-Davidson rewarding summer interns

Harley-Davidson is adding a reward for their summer interns. The motorcycle company announced that eight college students or recent graduates will receive a free motorcycle to use for their work. The students will be paid to ride their Harleys and share their experiences on social media. According to the company, the students will be trained to ride the motorcycles, and […]

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