Oklahoma woman mauled to death by pack of small dogs

- An Oklahoma woman was mauled to death by a pack of seven dogs that weighed no more than 40 pounds each, police said Thursday. The victim, 52-year-old Tracy Garcia, was walking near her home in Ardmore, Okla. when the dogs attacked. The dogs were dachshund and terrier mix, one is believed to be a [...]

2018-05-18T03:16:43+00:00 May 18th, 2018|

Kayaker falls into water near great white shark

Helicopter Video Shows Great White Shark Lurks Around Kayaker in Santa Cruz County Storyful May 10 (UPI) -- A helicopter tour company captured video of the scary moment a kayaker fell into the water with a great white shark off the California coast. A video posted to YouTube by Specialized Helicopter Tours shows Giancarlo Thomae [...]

2018-05-10T14:30:17+00:00 May 10th, 2018|

Nearly 200 wild horses found dead on Navajo Nation land

Navajo Nation officials said there is an overpopulation of feral horses in Arizona. Photo courtesy Office of the President and Vice President of Navajo Nation May 6 (UPI) -- Approximately 191 feral horses were found dead in a dried-out stock pond on Navajo Nation land in Arizona last week, authorities said. Navajo Nation Vice President [...]

2018-05-07T13:21:03+00:00 May 7th, 2018|

More than two dozen homes destroyed by lava from Hawaii …..

-- Seismic activity around Hawaii's Kilauea volcano increased Monday with additional fissures opening and at least 31 buildings destroyed by lava flow. There are at least 10 open fissure vents, all in the Leilani Estates subdivision of Puna on the eastern end of the big island of Hawaii. With varying intensity, they are emitting steam [...]

2018-05-07T13:10:42+00:00 May 7th, 2018|

Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano lava outbreak prompts evacuations

Authorities in Hawaii ordered thousands of residents to evacuate Thursday after a volcano on one of the state's largest islands began emitting lava. Hawaii County Civil Defense urged about 10,000 residents in the Puna community of Hawai'i island to leave the area after lava from the Kilauea Volcano was seen seeping out of cracks in [...]

2018-05-04T12:15:48+00:00 May 4th, 2018|

Off-duty Arkansas police officer killed inside

An Arkansas police officer was shot and killed inside his own home Saturday, officials said. Forrest City Police Officer Oliver Johnson, Jr. was inside his home just before 2 p.m. in West Memphis, Ark., when an unidentified person unleashed a spray of bullets at his home, FOX13 Memphis reported. Neighbors said there were children inside [...]

2018-04-29T13:32:26+00:00 April 29th, 2018|

Study: Horses read, remember human faces

April 26 (UPI) -- Horses recognize human faces and their emotional expressions, using the information to assess whether a person is a threat or not. In a series of experiments, researchers at the universities of Sussex and Portsmouth showed domestic horses photographs of humans with either a happy or angry expression on their faces. Later, [...]

2018-04-28T12:15:37+00:00 April 28th, 2018|

Texas couple charged with enslaving African girl for 16 years

Federal authorities say a Texas couple has been charged with keeping a young African girl captive as a domestic servant -- without pay -- for 16 years. Mohamed Toure and wife Denise appeared in a federal court in Fort Worth where they were charged with forced labor. The U.S. Justice Department said Thursday the couple [...]

2018-04-28T12:03:57+00:00 April 28th, 2018|

Waffle House hero does it again !

James Shaw Jr. is the 29-year-old man who came upon Nashville Waffle House white Christian terrorist Travis Reinking and disarmed him before further bloodshed could occur. Shaw Jr. has been adamant that he isn’t and doesn’t feel like a “hero,” as many have called him. Besides being a good guy without a gun, James Shaw [...]

2018-04-26T13:48:41+00:00 April 26th, 2018|

NRA sets fundraising record, mostly from small donors

The National Rifle Association set a new record for political donations in a single month in March, with most of it coming from small donors, Federal Election Commission records show. The NRA's Political Victory Fund raised $2.4 million last month, with $1.9 million from donations of $200 or less, according to the FEC data. According [...]

2018-04-25T12:32:12+00:00 April 25th, 2018|