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  • 1,400 students surprise parents of teen allegedly killed by drunk driver

    CHESAPEAKE, Va. – During the funeral processional for a Virginia teen allegedly killed by a drunk driver, hundreds of students who never knew 18-year-old Kaitlyn Duffy lined the sidewalk. Over 1,400 Great Bridge Middle School students stood just outside of the Chesapeake, Virginia campus Friday to pay their respects to Duffy’s family, according to WTKR. The students timed their sign of solidarity with the funeral procession. Duffy’s parents drove by and students waved as they passed to bury their daughter. At the funeral, Duffy’s […]

  • Pill-packing pigeon netted for smuggling drugs

    ABDALI, Kuwait – This story sounds like it’s for the birds, but it actually happened. Yes, you’re looking at a bird busted for smuggling drugs. The high flyer did it in a custom-made mini backpack, or a pigeon pouch, if you will. Police catch a pigeon with 200 ecstasy pills hidden in a little backpack — Cass Lowe (@CassLowe) May 24, 2017 Authorities said they tracked the fowl flight from Iraq as it crossed the border into Kuwait and […]

  • 7th-grader named ‘Most Likely to Become a Terrorist’

    HOUSTON, Texas – A mock awards ceremony for Texas middle school students ended on a sour note for one seventh-grader. Lizeth Villanueva tells KHOU teachers in the room were snickering as she and other students were handed certificates Tuesday at Channelview’s Anthony Aguirre Junior High, though she wasn’t laughing when she saw what her certificate said: “most likely to become a terrorist.” Underneath that was her teacher’s signature, KPRC notes. Mom Ena Hernandez was furious when she got wind of […]

  • Two drug counselors at addiction facility found dead of overdoses

    WEST BRANDYWINE, Pa. – Two counselors at a Pennsylvania addiction treatment center were found dead Sunday of drug overdoses, according to the Chester County district attorney. Emergency responders found the counselors in their own rooms at the Freedom Ridge Recovery Lodge in West Brandywine Township around 2:15 p.m. “If anybody is wondering how bad the opioid epidemic has become, this case is a frightening example,” District Attorney Tom Hogan said in a press release. “The staff members in charge of supervising recovering addicts […]

  • ‘He’ll never be in a fight alone’: Dad makes feeding tube to match son’s

    VIRGINIA – A devoted dad in Virginia is gaining supporters all over the internet after sharing a photo of himself posing with his young son who was born with a congenital heart defect. Robert Selby, whose 3-year-old son Chace requires a feeding tube, fashioned one of his own and glued it on to match his son in the Instagram photo. “This was actually a picture from a year ago,” Selby told the “Today” show. “I did this same photo every year […]

  • Video of Oklahoma dad surprising son on last day of school goes viral

    STILLWATER, Okla. – Video of an Oklahoma father surprising his son at school is going viral. Justin Beadles wore a Speedo and some medals to greet his son outside of Stillwater Junior High on the last day of school, according to KFOR-TV. Beadles uploaded the video to Facebook with the caption, “Dad, will you pick me up from school?” The video has since gone viral, receiving more than 1.8 million views within 20 hours.

  • Creepy clown holding ‘bloody’ machete scares drivers on California highway

    AROMAS, Calif. — Drivers received quite the scare on Wednesday when a clown holding a “bloody” machete was seen on a California highway. The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office posted about the sighting on Facebook Wednesday. The post read, in part, “It can be fun to dress up as a clown, right? However, if you do, please don’t stand in the side of Highway 101 at San Juan Rd holding a machete. Larry Tovey, from Gilroy, did this today and startled a […]

  • School surprises high school by including student’s service dog in yearbook — and ‘it’s the purest thing’

    STAFFORD COUNTY, Va. – Students at a Virginia high school got a big surprise when they opened their yearbooks this year. “Seeing a picture of a dog caught my eye pretty quickly,” Diana Bloom told Buzzfeed News after her tweet with a photo of the yearbook page went viral. “I thought it was so cute.” The photo shows student Andrew Schalk and his service dog Alpha. The 16-year-old junior has Type 1 diabetes and Alpha helps alert him when his blood sugar is getting […]

  • Woman jumps on hood, clings to windshield wiper in attempted carjacking caught on video

    MILWAUKEE — A woman is sharing her harrowing story about an attempted carjacking that happened just south of downtown Milwaukee, according to WITI. Melissa Marian posted on Facebook that she was gassing up her SUV on St. Paul Ave. on Tuesday, May 23rd around 2:00 p.m. when the suspects, apparently in a stolen vehicle, tried to steal her SUV. Marian jumped on the hood of the SUV to prevent her vehicle from being driven off. After a couple of seconds, the person […]

  • ‘Just act good’: Boy’s Facebook video calls for end to violence

    WELLSTON, Mo. – It’s a sign of the toll violent crime is taking on children in St. Louis – a mother shared her son’s fears about crime on Facebook and the post has more than 165,000 views. Jeffrey Laney is a 6-year-old kindergartner and starts the video by expressing his fear about violent crime. “A lot of people, people need to stop killing each other around here because this is just making me feel bad,” Laney said. His mother Leanndra Cheatham said during an […]

  • Teachers caught on camera throwing punches in front of class

    STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. – Middle school students screamed in class as a teacher and a staff member got into a fist fight right in front of their desks. The brawl happened on May 19th at Stone Mountain Middle School, which is northeast of downtown Atlanta. DeKalb County Schools Public Information Officer Andre Riley says the teacher and paraprofessional were arrested and charged with misdemeanor disorderly conduct charges. Their identities have not been released. A student recorded most of the fight on her […]

  • ‘RIP my darling’: Parents confirm daughter’s death in Manchester attack

    MANCHESTER — The mother of 15-year-old Olivia Campbell — who attended the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester England, with a friend — confirmed her daughter’s death in a Facebook post. “RIP my darling precious gorgeous girl Olivia Campbell taken far far too soon go sing with the angels and keep smiling mummy loves you so much,” Charlotte Campbell said the post on her Facebook page early Wednesday local time. Olivia was registered as missing person No. 13 hours after the […]