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  • Brewery recalls beer because of ‘risk of explosion,’ says it’s still safe to drink

    MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin’s Lakefront Brewery says one of their newest brews, “My Turn Junk,” is at risk of exploding. It’s still apparently safe to drink but the problem is with one of its ingredients. Brewery officials announced Thursday they found that the beer contains small amounts of wild yeast from the cherries that it was brewed with, which continues to ferment. Subsequently, carbon dioxide builds up in the bottles, potentially leading to an explosion – but outside of the bottle […]

  • Woman rushed to hospital for possible kidney stones, ends up giving birth to triplets

    STURGIS, S.D. – A South Dakota woman who thought she was in pain from kidney stones found out she was actually about to give birth to triplets. “I figured it was kidney stones because I’ve went through them before,” Dannette Giltz, of Sturgis, told KOTA. Dannette and her husband, Austin, already have two children and had no immediate plans for more, until life changed in an instant. “You don’t ever see triplets being conceived naturally, let alone going 34 weeks without knowing,” Dannette […]

  • 14-year-old in critical condition after being sucked into water park drain after possible ‘dare’

    CRYSTAL BEACH, Texas — A teenager is in critical condition after he was sucked inside a drain at a Texas water park, KTRK reported. The incident happened at the Fun Town Water Park in Crystal Beach Saturday. “From my understanding, it might have been on a dare,” Galveston County Sheriff Henry Troschessett said. “He’s a large, 14-year-old, my size, 5’11”, and he picked (the grate to the drain) up, and when he did that, he slipped into the intake.” An employee shut […]

  • Actor Peter Fonda dies at 79 due to respiratory failure from lung cancer

    LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Actor Peter Fonda has died Friday morning as a result of respiratory failure from lung cancer, his manager, Alan Somers, told CNN. Fonda, best known for portraying Wyatt in the 1969 film Easy Rider, was 79 years old. The Fonda family released the following statement, obtained by People, regarding his death: “It is with deep sorrow that we share the news that Peter Fonda has passed away. [Peter] passed away peacefully on Friday morning, August 16 at […]

  • Iowa couple who locked boy in dark, dungeon-like room will spend decades in prison

    ACKLEY, Iowa – An Iowa father and his girlfriend will spend up to three decades in prison for locking the man’s son in a dungeon-like space under their stairs. Alex Shadlow and Traci Tyler each received three 10-year sentences Friday. The judge ordered them to be served consecutively. Last month, Shadlow pleaded guilty to kidnapping and two counts of child endangerment causing serious injury. Tyler pleaded guilty to three counts of child endangerment causing serious injury. The couple admitted to […]

  • Airbnb with ‘Golden Girls’ theme built on actress’ childhood property

    ARDMORE, Okla. – Fans of a popular sitcom will soon be able to visit an Oklahoma Airbnb that is decorated with the show in mind. A house that was built on the property of Rue McClanahan’s childhood home is now an Airbnb with a Golden Girls theme. McClanahan, who was raised in Ardmore, played Blanche Deveraux on the popular show. Now, guests can stay in ‘Blanche’s Boudoir,’ ‘Rose’s Room’ and ‘Sophia’s Suite.’ “I have been surprised, honestly, how much interest […]

  • World’s bananas in trouble as devastating fungus reaches Colombia

    Say goodbye to the banana as we know it? Not quite, but we’re getting closer. Colombia on Thursday confirmed that a nefarious fungus has managed to make its way to Latin America. Panama disease Tropical Race 4—or TR4—infects the soil, and there’s currently no way to eradicate it. It was first found in Taiwan nearly three decades ago and has since reached Southeast Asia, Australia, Africa, and the Middle East. TR4’s arrival in Latin America, the world’s powerhouse banana exporter, […]

  • Mom celebrates first day of school with solo trip to Disney World

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – A Florida mother treated herself to a celebratory trip to Walt Disney World after dropping off her children for their first day back at school. Lisa DiNoto Glassner told WOFL she thought about just going home to take care of some laundry after dropping her boys off, “but I was like, you know what? I’m taking a moment and I’m going to take a walk in Magic Kingdom.” Glassner said her family has Disney passes […]

  • 12-year-old boy saves toddler locked in hot car; toddler’s mother given $250 ticket

    TULSA, Okla. – A toddler is safe after being locked in a hot car in Tulsa Tuesday – all thanks to the quick actions of a 12-year-old boy. Ben Theriot and his mom, Nikki Fields, were about to shop for shoes when they heard a baby screaming and yelling. “My mom heard a baby crying,” Theriot said. Fields found the 2-year-old boy locked in the backseat of a vehicle. Tulsa police told KOKI Tuesday’s heat index was 116 degrees. “I just […]

  • Trump immigration chief rewrites Statue of Liberty poem to make case for limiting immigration

    The acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services in a new interview revised the iconic poem on the Statue of Liberty’s pedestal to suggest that only immigrants who can “stand on their own two feet” are welcome in the United States. Ken Cuccinelli tweaked the famous poem from Emma Lazarus – whose words, “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free” are long associated with immigration to the US and the nation’s history as […]

  • Dog’s nose partially cut off during grooming at Petsmart

    CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – A Virginia woman says her dog was delayed veterinary treatment after being injured at a local PetSmart. Victoria Lawhorne says it happened July 30th while her pet was being groomed at the Petsmart on Jefferson Davis Highway in Chester. “They called me and said my dog was rushed to the vet because he had got cut,” Lawhorne told WTVR, “They said he was moving a tiny bit too much and accidentally cut his nose.” She then […]

  • ‘The pain that we feel is gut-wrenching’: Parents heartbroken after 2-year old found dead in car

    LAWRENCE, Kansas — While Kansas police are still investigating the tragic death of a 2-year-old found dead in a car Sunday evening, the boy’s parents say they’re still trying to make sense of the situation. “The pain that we feel is gut-wrenching, and to lose a child and know that you could not be there to save them is by far the worst feeling in the world,” said Kristina Turner, the boy’s mother. “You are not supposed to bury your […]

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