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  • Possible ‘golf ball materials’ in frozen hash browns prompts recall

    LISLE, Ill. — An Illinois food company is recalling frozen hash browns that may have pieces of golf balls in them, according to the FDA. McCain Foods USA announced on Friday it is voluntarily recalling Harris Teeter Brand, 2 lb. Bag of Frozen Southern Style Hash Browns (UPC 007203649020) and Roundy’s Brand, 2 lb. Bag of Frozen Southern Style Hash Browns (UPC 001115055019) due to contamination issues. The company said the frozen hash brown products “may be contaminated with extraneous […]

  • Video shows flight attendant telling passenger ‘hit me’ following stroller incident; American Airlines investigating

    DALLAS — Video of an altercation on an American Airlines flight Friday shows an airline employee challenging a passenger to hit him after a flight attendant violently grabbed a woman’s stroller, according to eyewitnesses. It’s unclear what happened before passengers on flight 591 from San Francisco to Dallas/Ft. Worth started recording, but video shared on Facebook shows a sobbing mother clutching a young child toward the front of the plane, asking employees to give back her stroller. According to multiple witnesses, the […]

  • Student says she was banned from class over her hair color

    CHICAGO — A student at a Chicago charter high school says she was banned from class because of her hair color, WGN reports. Daisy Chavero has been out of class for five days. The freshman at Chicago Bulls College Prep on the city’s West Side says she colored her hair last Thursday and when she came to school she was immediately sent to detention. Daisy’s mother Angie did try to return her daughter’s hair to a more natural color by using […]

  • NFL schedule 2017: These are the must-watch games for each week

    Oh glorious day! Ring the bells! Release the doves! Pop the champagne! The 2017 NFL schedule is here! No other fan base celebrates the release of is schedule quite like NFL fans, who were glued to TVs, websites and social media Thursday night when the “who, when and where” was bestowed upon the masses by the National Football League. The season officially kicks off on Thursday, September 7 when the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots host the Kansas […]

  • ‘I was being chewed on’: Graphic video shows man attacked while saving terrier from 2 dogs

    LOS ANGELES – A caught-on-video attack by two dogs on Catalina Island in California this week left a man in the hospital and his Jack Russell terrier seriously injured. Two dogs attacked a smaller dog and the animal’s owner when he tried to intervene, a dispatcher with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Avalon station told KTLA. The dispatcher described the larger dogs as pit bulls. The incident occurred Tuesday on the Avalon Pier. The adult male victim was airlifted […]

  • Attorney in rape trial: Women are ‘especially’ good liars because ‘they’re the weaker sex’

    MEMPHIS — An attorney is under fire for comments he made about women during a rape trial in which a wealthy Tennessee businessman was found not guilty Friday, according to WREG. Steve Farese, a well-known Memphis-area litigator, made the remarks while representing 51-year-old Mark Giannini, who had been accused of raping a 25-year-old woman.  Giannini also faces separate charges for two other alleged rapes dating back to 2002, involving two different women. During closing statements Wednesday, Farese said, “There’s always a reason […]

  • ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ chef Paulie Giganti found dead at his Philadelphia home

    PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia chef who competed on the reality TV cooking show “Hell’s Kitchen” was found dead in his home on Thursday, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. Paulie Giganti died of an accidental drug overdose, according to the paper. He was 36. The Philadelphia Medical Examiner’s office did not say what type of drug was involved. Giganti competed on the Fox reality show’s 16th season last year. He had worked as a chef for five years at a South Philadelphia […]

  • Man who snapped viral ‘This is my America’ photo receiving death threats

    BROOKLYN — A viral photo captured aboard a New York City train features a Hasidic couple who scooted over to give a Muslim woman enough room to nurse her child. Brooklyn resident Jackie Summers called his photo “my America.” “With the climate that we’re living in – politically right now – there are elements that are trying to divide us,” he told PIX11 News. “This should be how every day should be – we shouldn’t have to think whether or not someone worships […]

  • Utah girl shot in the head during robbery: ‘I am tougher than a bullet’

    SALT LAKE CITY — Nine weeks after she was found in a dry canal with a gunshot wound to the head, Deserae Turner and her family spoke to media as the 14-year-old fighter was released from Primary Children’s Hospital Thursday. “What a great day,” Matt Turner, Deserae’s father, said. “Because of the love and care of so many, we are taking our beautiful and courageous daughter home today. Nine weeks ago we did not know if this was possible, words […]

  • Woman says viral video showing her overdosing saved her life

    WAUKESHA COUNTY, Wis. – Video of a Wisconsin woman sitting unresponsive, mouth agape, as she overdosed in the driver’s seat of her car later went viral – and she credits the video with giving her a second chance at life. “I’ve always been a ‘good kid,'” Katrina Henry told WITI. “I don’t drink. I like to paint. I like to draw. I work out. I was a cheerleader throughout high school. I had an internship. I did research with my professor, and always had at least […]

  • Video shows truck dragging car with driver still inside after collision on California freeway

    SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, Calif. – A dramatic and unusual video posted to Facebook this week shows a sedan being dragged for miles behind a large agricultural truck after the two vehicles collided. The video, posted Wednesday by witness Brian Steimke, shows a maroon Nissan Maxima sending up smoke as it gets pulled along the 15 Freeway, up Cajon Pass in Southern California. The California Highway Patrol’s Inland Division responded, saying the incident occurred at 3:20 p.m. Wednesday on the northbound 15 […]

  • Virginia inmates bloodied in failed, ‘amateur’ escape attempt caught on video

    HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Despite making detailed drawings of Virginia’s Henrico Jail East, two inmates failed to escape Tuesday night as cameras recorded their “amateur” attempt, according to officials. Deputies say surveillance video shows the two inmates run out of time and breath, as they tried to make a run for freedom. “He’s trying to go over the fence, but at that time he’s not able to, because there’s so much razor wire at the top of the fence,” a jail investigator told WTVR. […]