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  • Tennessee man builds 500,000-gallon pool he dreamed of as a child

    Like many other people, Micky Thornton just wanted a backyard pool for his family when he moved to Covington, a small town north of Memphis, in 1992.

  • U.S. teen loses car for days after Metallica concert in Toronto

    Gavin Strickland drove from Syracuse to see Metallica but forgets where he parked. He still can't find the car https://t.co/l8pNiJCWvL pic.twitter.com/QgWOFmlLPu — TorontoStar (@TorontoStar) July 20, 2017 TORONTO – For much of this week, Toronto residents have been on a scavenger hunt of sorts, with an odd target: a 2015 Nissan Versa, “misplaced” by a U.S. teen who’d forgotten where he’d left it after a Metallica concert. The CBC reports on 19-year-old Gavin Strickland’s parking plight, which started Sunday after […]

  • Teens may now face charges after recording, taunting drowning Florida man

    COCOA, Fla.– A Florida police chief said he will recommend criminal charges be filed against five teenagers who taunted a drowning man while recording his death from afar. Stressing that the state attorney will ultimately decide whether to file charges, Cocoa Police Chief Michael Cantaloupe told CNN on Friday afternoon that he will recommend the teens be prosecuted under a statute that requires the reporting of a death to a medical examiner. The chief’s statement was a shift. In previous […]

  • Strangers fund life-changing surgery for man who got keloids after nick at barbershop

    MILWAUKEE – A Wisconsin man suffered for years from a debilitating condition that left him disfigured. He initially lost a battle with insurance, and desperately needed funds for a transformative procedure. Keith Crowell has been on a quest to fix his face. It wouldn’t have been possible without the community and his faith. “Pray until something happens,” is Crowell’s mantra. Thanks to the generosity of strangers, Crowell was able to make two trips to New York where a surgeon removed […]

  • Strangers fund life-changing surgery for man who got keloids after nick at barbershop

    MILWAUKEE – A Wisconsin man suffered for years from a debilitating condition that left him disfigured. He initially lost a battle with insurance, and desperately needed funds for a transformative procedure. Keith Crowell has been on a quest to fix his face. It wouldn’t have been possible without the community and his faith. “Pray until something happens,” is Crowell’s mantra. Thanks to the generosity of strangers, Crowell was able to make two trips to New York where a surgeon removed […]

  • Parents accused of giving opioids to baby on day she was born

    UTAH COUNTY, Utah – Two Utah parents are in jail after allegedly giving their infant daughter opioids on the day she was born. Lacey Dawn Christenson, 26, of Elk Ridge, was heavily using heroin and prescription pain medication during her pregnancy, according to investigators. Because of that, her baby girl was born April 9 already addicted to drugs. Christenson and her boyfriend, 29-year-old Colby Glen Wilde, later admitted to police that Wilde applied some of the crushed Suboxone pills to the […]

  • Woman tweets about ‘nightmare’ feet incident on flight

    SAN FRANCISCO — At first, she thought it would be a dream flight. When Jessie Char got onto a plane heading from Long Beach to San Francisco, she tweeted out a photo Tuesday of empty seats and said, “My two favorite people to sit with on a plane.” My two favorite people to sit with on a plane pic.twitter.com/L3WqX4nfkJ — Jessie Char (@jessiechar) July 19, 2017 You guys will never guess what happened next. — Jessie Char (@jessiechar) July 19, 2017 That […]

  • ‘Crash parade!’ Man films himself mowing down beach chairs, cooler during pursuit

    DUNEDIN, Fla. – A man fleeing police recorded himself driving at high speed across the pristine sand of Clearwater Beach in Florida, plowing through chairs and drinking alcohol, according to WTSP-TV. After a wild, nine-minute chase, officers caught up with the suspect, identified as 27-year-old Ryan Stiles, of Pinellas Park. The video shows Stiles tearing across the beach screaming obscenities. At one point he yells “Crash parade, bro!” as he appears to drive over multiple folding chairs. The beach Stiles […]

  • Man saves missing dog from coyotes, tracks down her owners

    SANTA CLARITA, Calif. – A man came to the rescue of a missing dog when he spotted coyotes surrounding the animal in a brush-covered, hilly area near his California home Tuesday. “We see three coyotes sprint down, hit the dog – basically head-butt the dog – and the dog goes rolling down the hill,” Alex Siggins told KTLA. The dog wound up in a thorny bush, quickly surrounded by the coyotes. Siggins’ children were playing outside when it happened. “We […]

  • Man shoots and kills 820-pound hog after it wanders into front yard

    SAMSON, Ala. — An Alabama man shot and killed an 820-pound hog that ventured into his front yard last week. Wade Seago lives in a rural Alabama town and is accustomed to his dog barking at various wildlife, according to AL.com. But when Cruiser wouldn’t stop barking and his daughter, who was looking out a window at the front of the house, started screaming, Seago sprang into action. “I looked out the back window and saw nothing, so I ran […]