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  • Hurricane victims call sex hotline after FEMA mistakenly tweets wrong number

    Several Hurricane Irma victims called a 1-800 number for help and were offered phone sex instead of hurricane relief assistance. The Miami Herald reported that the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Region 4 office accidentally tweeted the number Wednesday, which offered assistance to people dealing with damaged roofs. The number was supposed to be a “1-888” number, not a “1-800” number. “Welcome to America’s hottest talk line. Guys, hot ladies are waiting to talk to you. Press ‘1’ to connect, free, […]

  • Video shows officer fatally shooting man outside California 7-Eleven (GRAPHIC)

    HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Videos posted on Twitter Friday morning show a Southern California police officer struggling with and then shooting a man who collapses in front of a 7-Eleven. Police say the man was hospitalized and later died. A 17-second video of the incident was initially posted to Twitter just after 9:30 a.m. It shows a Huntington Beach officer firing multiple times at a man, who falls to the sidewalk. A Huntington Beach Police Department spokeswoman said the officer contacted […]

  • 19-year-old spends 3 days locked in cave after group forgets him

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — A 19-year-old student at Indiana University was rescued on Tuesday after spending 60 hours locked inside a cave, according to the Indiana Daily Student. Lukas Cavar was on a beginner’s trip with 12 students and two leaders when he was separated from the group, according to WXIN. Cavar was locked behind a gate to the cave’s entrance. “I was very confused and pretty scared,” Cavar told the paper. “It took me a little while to wrangle my […]

  • Man uses ax to chase away suspected drug user in Indiana

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — An Indiana man admits he took an ax to a stranger’s truck and damaged the headlight, windshield and the side mirror- but he says he had a good reason. Dante Jewell said he’s tired of drugs in his neighborhood. “I did what I did, so I’ll own up to it,” he told WXIN. Jewell noticed a suspicious truck while on his balcony Tuesday evening. “Then I saw a needle go into the driver’s arm and I was […]

  • Police help man ace job interview by helping him with his tie

    ST. LOUIS — A Facebook photo showing police officers in St. Louis helping a man with his tie before a job interview has gone viral, according to KTVI. On their sleeves it says to serve and protect — and occasionally tie a Windsor knot if needed. “We were walking and doing our detail and talking to people and this gentleman approached us me and Officer Carper,” Sgt. Howard Marshall told KTVI. Officer Carper said the man was standing near the bus […]

  • Walmart wants to send someone to stock your fridge — even when you’re not home

    NEW YORK — Getting groceries delivered to your home is not new. But what about having someone that you don’t know come into your house to put away the food? Walmart is doing just that. It announced Friday that it’s testing a so-called straight into your fridge service — and you can watch it happen on your phone thanks to cameras installed in your house. Here’s how it works. Walmart spokesperson Ravi Jariwala said the retailer partnered with smart security […]

  • ‘The Price is Right’ made history today – and everyone went nuts

    Wow! It was a memorable day on “The Price is Right.” It’s always fun to see someone land on $1 while vying for a spot in the Showcase Showdown. Two contestants in one show is rare. What about five contestants in a row?! In honor of Drew Carey celebrating 10 years of hosting the show, any contestant who lands on $1 this week gets $10,000 instead of the normal $1,000. During Friday’s episode, it happened five times in a row! […]

  • End of the world emergency alert runs on Southern California TVs

    LAKE FOREST, Calif. – Some television viewers in Southern California were shocked when an end of the world alert showed up on their screens. It happened just after 11 a.m. on Thursday on Cox Cable, according to KCBS. One woman said she was watching HGTV when the announcement interrupted the show. “It almost sounded like Hitler talking,” Stacy Laflamme of Lake Forest, California told The Orange County Register. “It sounded like a radio broadcast coming through the television.” Customers of […]

  • Copperhead snake bites woman multiple times inside LongHorn Steakhouse

    SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. – A Virginia mother is recovering after a copperhead snake bit her as she walked into a LongHorn Steakhouse in Spotsylvania County earlier this month. Rachel Myrick was with her 13-year-old son, her boyfriend, friends and family at the time of the September 12 incident, according to WTVR. Myrick was in the restaurant’s foyer when the roughly 8-inch-long snake struck, biting her three times in the foot and toes. “I freaked out,” Myrick told The Free Lance-Star. The […]