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  • FYI: English isn’t the official language of the United States

    Aaron Schlossberg, a lawyer in New York, was the subject of a viral video last week after he was caught on camera berating staff members of a restaurant for speaking Spanish with customers. It might be news to him that nothing in the Constitution or any federal law supports his comment that “they should be speaking English” because “this is America.” A lot of multilingual countries promote an official language, but the United States has never done so with English. […]

  • Police chief home with family after bullet-proof vest saves his life

    WARSAW, Mo. – The community of Warsaw, Missouri, is rallying behind its police chief after he was shot in the chest Friday. “I’ve got a pretty good bruise and a little bit of a wound, but it’s OK,” Jason Wenberg told WDAF. The chief is back home with his family after being shot by a 16-year-old suspect Friday morning. According to the Benton County Sheriff’s Department, the 16-year-old led officers on a high-speed pursuit Thursday night while driving a stolen car. At […]

  • Frontier Airlines passenger reportedly gropes woman, then urinates on seat in front of him

    DENVER – When Frontier Airlines Flight 864 left Denver on Thursday bound for Charleston, South Carolina, it started out like any other flight. By the time it landed, passengers describe the flight from hell. “I got a seat on the back of the plane where I could just lay down and fall asleep,” a passenger named Emily from Los Angeles told KDVR. About two hours into the flight, she said she woke up in a panic. “I hear a woman […]

  • Wanted sex offender stabs K-9 multiple times after chase

    CARMICHAEL, Calif. – A Sacramento Sheriff’s Deputy K-9 is recovering after being stabbed in the head multiple times following a pursuit. Jedi has been a cop for a year and a couple months. His teammates at the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department hope he will be a cop again soon. Jedi came out of emergency surgery Saturday night for stabs and cuts he took to his head and around his eye. “When you see your K-9 partner injured, I can attest […]

  • Mississippi high school graduates first integrated class

    CLEVELAND, Miss. – It’s graduation rehearsal for Cleveland Central High Seniors in Cleveland, Mississippi. This year is the first graduating class since predominantly white Cleveland High and predominantly black Eastside High became one. Even students had doubts. “I really didn’t agree because I felt like I wasn’t gonna have a say so in it. It was gonna still be separated,” Kiyah Brown, who is Valedictorian at Cleveland Central High, told WREG. “I graduated from Cleveland High and I wanted my […]

  • Two U.S. citizens spoke Spanish at a gas station. Then a Border Patrol agent asked for their papers

    First a lawyer took issue with two women speaking Spanish in a New York City eatery. Now two US citizens in the Montana town of Havre have had the same experience—but this time the person with the issue was a Border Patrol agent. Ana Suda, 37, tells the Washington Post she and friend Mimi Hernandez, both Mexican-Americans, ran out to a gas station convenience store for milk and eggs just after midnight Wednesday and started conversing in Spanish while waiting to pay. That’s when […]

  • Grandma’s accidental selfie video leads to internet fame

    PHOENIX, Ariz. – A Phoenix grandmother became an internet sensation after she experienced some user-error on her new smartphone, according to KPHO. Adrienne Gutowski was gifted a smartphone from her granddaughter on Tuesday, but she quickly became convinced that it was more of an annoyance than advantageous. “Apryl! Why did my phone turn into a mirror?” Grandma Adrienne said as she accidentally recorded her reaction. “I’m looking at my face and, oh my, look at all these wrinkles! You’ve got to […]

  • Body of ‘severely neglected’ child found in California storage unit; couple arrested

    SACRAMENTO – Officers found the body of a child after responding to a storage facility in Sacramento on Tuesday night, according to KTXL. The body was inside of a storage unit that belongs to Nevada residents Tyler and Averyauna Anderson, according to the Sacramento Police Department. Sacramento and Reno police departments have opened a joint investigation with Reno as the lead agency. According to the Reno Police Department, Tyler’s 5-year-old daughter died at some point in the last two weeks […]

  • Man wins 4 lottery prizes – including for $5M and $1M – within months

    LOS ANGELES – A lucky lottery player from Southern California has won more than $6 million in prizes in the past six months, including one worth a staggering $5 million, state lottery officials announced Friday. Antulio Mazariegos recently walked into the California Lottery’s Van Nuys District Office with the $5 million-winning scratchers ticket. Mazariegos had purchased the winning ticket at Liquor Bank, located at 16925 Vanowen Street in Van Nuys, according to a California Lottery news release. He explained there […]