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  • Oklahoma mom arrested for child neglect after feces, urine stains found ‘all over the home’

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities say the home in rural southeast Oklahoma City stood out from the rest in the neighborhood. An anonymous tip led officers to a driveway covered in shell casings, a front yard littered with toys and other items and a foul stench coming from inside the home, according to KFOR. Investigators say three young children lived in those conditions with their mother. “When officers arrived, they found deplorable conditions inside the home. The home was filthy and […]

  • Special education teacher arrested for selling heroin at Maryland school, officials say

    SALISBURY, Md. – A Maryland special education teacher was arrested Tuesday, accused of dealing drugs at the same high school where she worked for 17 years. Monica Snee, 51, faces multiple heroin-related charges, including possession and distribution on school property, according to the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office. While officials believe she used the Parkside High School grounds to sell drugs, Wicomico County Sheriff Mike Lewis said there isn’t evidence she dealt to students or teachers. During a press conference Wednesday, […]

  • Video from 2006 shows Al Franken and Leeann Tweeden during USO Iraq visit

    NEW YORK – A chill filled the air as a Blackhawk helicopter landed with a roar in Iraq that afternoon in 2006, carrying a USO troupe from Ramadi where fierce fighting was underway. Inside the aircraft was a group that included a couple of Dallas Cowboy cheerleaders, model Leeann Tweeden and then-comedian and radio host Al Franken. The crew landed that afternoon at Camp Anaconda, in Balad, Iraq, a sprawling military base north of Baghdad, five days before Christmas. Local New […]

  • Argentine navy says it’s lost contact with submarine

    The Argentine navy is looking for one of its submarines after it lost contact with the vessel off the country’s Atlantic coast, the military service said Friday. The ARA San Juan submarine was last spotted Wednesday in the San Jorge Gulf roughly 432 kilometers (268 miles) off the east coast, the navy said. At least 44 crew members were on board, state-run news agency Telam reported Friday. Crews are searching for the vessel by air and sea near its last […]

  • Time capsule from 1982 found bolted to Seattle’s Space Needle

    SEATTLE — Open it! Open it! Construction workers renovating the Space Needle’s Observation Deck discovered a 35-year-old time capsule earlier this week. On Friday, crews cut through a wall to get to the container that was bolted to a beam on the Observation Deck. Its contents were revealed by current and former Space Needle team members who were on hand when the time capsule was installed in 1982. The capsule contained historic documents, photographs, art and even a master key to […]

  • Virginia mother-daughter ‘murder-suicide’ may have been staged, police say

    FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. – Police in Fairfax County, Virginia say a mother and daughter may be the victims of a double murder and not a murder-suicide. A newly unsealed search warrant reveals that the crime scene may have been altered or staged by the suspect, WUSA9 reports. Police initially thought that 23-year-old Helen Hargan shot and killed her mother, 63-year-old Pamela Hargan, then turned the gun on herself. The unsealed search warrant reveal that there was an attempted “fraudulent” wire […]

  • Woman attacked after warning others of man fondling himself in public

    FEDERAL WAY, Wash. — A 35-year-old Washington woman says she was viciously attacked after warning others about a man who approached her asking for directions and fondling himself in a grocery store parking lot, according to KCPQ. The woman says the attack might have been motivated by her effort to help others, warning them of a man who approached her asking for directions and then began fondling himself. The victim, 35-year-old Amanda Edwards, says it started in a grocery store parking […]

  • Boy found wandering Michael’s store reunited with parents after 6 hours; nanny charged

    ENCINITAS, Calif. — A 42-year-old California woman has been charged after a young boy was found wandering alone inside a Michael’s craft store on Thursday, according to KSWB. The boy, Connor, was mistakenly left at a Michaels store on North El Camino Real, a San Diego County Sheriff’s Department official said. The boy was unharmed. Desirae Harris, the child’s nanny, is charged with one count of felony child endangerment. Connor was reunited with his parents at Polinsky Children’s Center nearly six […]

  • Man gets $3.9 million bill, realizes it’s actually his social security number

    SHEBOYGAN, Wisc. — Is this my bill or my phone number?! Neither. It’s your social security number. A Wisconsin man recently received a student loan bill that indicated he owed nearly $4 million. “I almost had a heart attack,” Robert Theis told WITI. “I was like, ‘Whoa, what’s going on?'” Theis owed $3,000 to Federal Perkins Loan. Like most colleges, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee outsources collections to a third-party. In this case, Heartland ECSI was handling the debt collection. Theis recently checked […]