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  • Woman Delivers Baby Boy on Plane, Gets 21 Years of Free Flights

    KENNER, La. – Cristina Penton earned her family 21 years worth of free flights on Spirit Airlines – all she had to do was give birth mid-flight. The Phoenix native was on board Spirit Flight 971 from Fort Lauderdale to Dallas when she went into labor. Penton was 36 weeks pregnant when she boarded the plane, so she wasn’t expecting to deliver so soon, but her baby had other ideas. “Everything started happening very quickly,” Penton said. “I didn’t think […]

  • Hiker Snaps Photo of Massive Snake(s) in Tree

    WAKE FOREST, N.C. — A man hiking along a North Carolina greenway over the weekend spotted what appeared to be at least one massive snake slithering up a tree, WNCN reports. Nic Bayer was hiking along the Upper Neuse Greenway Trail in Wake Forest when he spotted the snake wrapped around the tree. The animal was wrapped around the tree so many times he thought there might have been up to three of them. He snapped a photo of the […]

  • Nintendo to Release $80 SNES Classic Edition with 21 Games this September

    REDMOND, Wash. — The NES Classic Edition was such a hit last fall that Nintendo has announced another mini console: The Super NES Classic Edition. The SNES will have 21 games including classics like Super Mario World, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, Super Mario Kart, Super Metroid and F-ZERO. Plus, a previously unreleased sequel to Star Fox! The re-creation of the 16-bit gaming system comes with two controllers and can be plugged into any HDTV via an […]

  • Mother of Boy with Rare Genetic Disorder Tweets Hospital Bill

    As lawmakers push to get a health care bill through the Senate, one New Jersey mom is speaking out. Alison Chandra’s son, Ethan, was born with heterotaxy syndrome, a rare genetic disorder in which organs form on the wrong side of the body. “Heterotaxy syndrome literally means different arrangement,” Chandra told CNN. “Any of the internal organs can be malformed, missing, multiplied or misplaced.” “Ethan was born with nine congenital heart defects and he has two left lungs. Five or […]

  • Video Shows Teen Falling from Six Flags Ride; Crowd Gathered Below to Catch Girl

    QUEENSBURY, N.Y. — A 14-year-old suffered minor injuries after she fell from a theme park attraction at Six Flags Great Escape on Saturday, according to WTEN. The girl fell approximately 25 feet from the “Sky Ride” gondola attraction into a crowd of people gathered to catch her, according to multiple eyewitness reports. She struck a tree branch on her way down, according to police. The teen was taken to Albany Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries, according to the Warren County Sheriff’s Office. Witnesses […]

  • Canadian Sniper Shatters Longest Confirmed Kill Record with Two-Mile Shot

    WASHINGTON – A Canadian special operations sniper successfully hit an ISIS fighter from a record-breaking distance of more than two miles away while assisting Iraqi forces in the push to retake Mosul, according to Canadian Special Operations Command. The unnamed marksman was part of Canada’s elite Joint Task Force 2 special operations unit that is currently deployed in an “advise and assist” capacity to help Iraqi security forces battle ISIS from behind the front line in Mosul. “The Canadian Special […]

  • Missing Boy Who Didn’t Want to Go to Camp Found on Roof by TV News Chopper

    HIALEAH, Fla. – The search for a missing 11-year-old Florida boy ended when a television news helicopter spotted him camped out on the roof of the family home Tuesday afternoon, according to WTVT. “My mom is embarrassed,” Angel Gort told the station. “I didn’t mean to cause any trouble, and I didn’t mean to waste any of the police officers’ time.” Angel, who says he has ADHD, told reporters he didn’t want to go to camp and got into a […]

  • ‘He didn’t really have a face when he got up’: Dog Mauls 2 Kids Sitting in Minivan

    LANCASTER, Pa. — Two children are in the hospital after a dog attacked them on a residential street in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Police said a 5-year-old pit bull terrier broke through a fence, got inside a minivan, and attacked the kids in their car seats. Neighbors told WPMT they rushed out to help after the dog started attacking the 2-year-old girl and a 5-year-old boy. Tom Grab, CEO of Ingrain Construction, tried to help the children’s mother pull the animal off. “You just snap […]

  • Convicted Oklahoma Child Molester Moves Next Door to Victim

    BRISTOW, Okla. – An Oklahoma woman says the man who was convicted of molesting her when she was a little girl now lives next door. “He’s like right there, practically in my backyard and that kind of makes me nervous and not want to go home ever,” 21-year-old Danyelle Dyer told KFOR. Danyelle and her family say her uncle, Harold English, recently got out of prison and moved in with his mother whose property is just over the fence. “When […]

  • Georgia Inmates Credited with Saving Life of Guard During Work Detail

    POLK COUNTY, Ga. – A group of Georgia inmates are being praised after helping to save the life of a correctional officer, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. On Monday morning, the officer, who was in charge of security for the sheriff’s office, collapsed during a work detail amid high temperatures and 100 percent humidity. The six inmates decided to act – one used the guard’s work phone to call 911 while others removed the correctional officer’s bulletproof vest so they […]

  • 3-Year-Old California Girl Dies During Dental Procedure

    STOCKTON, Calif. – A 3-year-old girl died while undergoing a dental procedure in Stockton, California on Monday. The coroner’s office identified the girl as Daleyza Avila Hernandez, who was at the dentist to have two teeth capped and two teeth removed, according to KTXL. The station spoke to David Thompson, the administrator of Children’s Dental Surgery Center in Stockton, who says they only do general dental procedures – such as cavities and crowns. He says the girl had a reaction […]

  • ‘You’re Too Big of a Girl:’ Salon Owner Accused of Refusing Pedicures to Overweight Women

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A North Carolina woman says she is being discriminated against after being turned away for a pedicure based on her size. Tiffany Nelson said when she walked through the doors of QC Nails for a pedicure, she was told, “No, we’re not doing that anymore for you. Our chairs will break, you’re too big of a girl to sit in our chairs.” “That’s not okay,” Nelson told WCNC-TV. “It’s not okay to body shame people. It’s not okay […]