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Collapsed deck in New Jersey injures at least 21

Collapsed deck in New Jersey injures at least 21

Ahmad Austin/The Press of Atlantic City(ATLANTIC CITY, NJ) —  The deck of a New Jersey home collapsed around 6 p.m. on Saturday, injuring at least 21 people, according to ABC Philadelphia station WPVI-TV. Exactly how many people were hurt was not immediately clear. The incident occurred in the 200 block of East Baker Avenue in…

High school students gift new clothes to bullied classmate in video

High school students gift new clothes to bullied classmate in video

Twann Lovee/Facebook(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) — A Memphis high school student who was bullied for wearing the same thing day after day has a new set of clothes and sneakers thanks to the generosity of two of his classmates. A video of the students, Kristopher Graham and Antwann Garrett, presenting the gift to Michael Todd, a freshman…

Homeless man reunites with dog in heartwarming video

Homeless man reunites with dog in heartwarming video

Memphis Animal Services(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) — It had been weeks since Anthony Rogers last saw his beloved dog, Bobo.Rogers, an artist who is currently homeless in the Memphis area, had been on the streets with Bobo before waking up one morning in late August to find that his Staffordshire Terrier mix was no longer there, according…

1 dead, 2 injured in shooting at Seattle light-rail station

1 dead, 2 injured in shooting at Seattle light-rail station

ABC News(SEATTLE) — One person is dead and two others have been injured in a shooting at a light-rail station in downtown Seattle, authorities say.Seattle police say they’re looking for suspects.Responding officers found three men with gunshot wounds in the Westlake light-rail station, police said. Officers performed CPR on the victims until Seattle Fire Department…

Psychic ordered to pay $1.6 million back to victim and spend 40 months in prison

Psychic ordered to pay $1.6 million back to victim and spend 40 months in prison

iStock(NEW YORK) — A woman who allegedly claimed that she was able lift curses as a result of a God-given power is now facing a court-issued judgement.She was ordered to pay $1.6 million in restitution after being found guilty of one count of wire fraud.The suspect, whose legal name is Sherry Tina Uwanawich, was sentenced…

Ex-cheerleader Brooke Skyler Richardson avoids prison time in infanticide case

Ex-cheerleader Brooke Skyler Richardson avoids prison time in infanticide case

iStock(CARLISLE, Ohio) — A former Ohio high school cheerleader who was charged with killing her newborn daughter and burying the baby in her family’s backyard has avoided prison time.One day after Brooke Skyler Richardson, 20, of Carlisle was cleared of the most serious charges levied against her, Judge Donald E. Oda on Friday decided to…

Gun deaths of St. Louis children rise to 22 as 3-year-old shoots self in head

Gun deaths of St. Louis children rise to 22 as 3-year-old shoots self in head

iStock(ST. LOUIS) — A 3-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed himself in the St. Louis area, bringing the total number of children killed in gun-related incidents in the St. Louis metropolitan area to 22 so far this year, according to a count by the Associated Press.The St. Louis County Police Department charged the boy’s father…

Collapsed deck in New Jersey injures at least 21

Collapsed deck in New Jersey injures at least 21

Ahmad Austin/The Press of Atlantic City(ATLANTIC CITY, NJ) —  The deck of a New Jersey home collapsed around 6 p.m. on Saturday, injuring at least 21 people, according to ABC Philadelphia station WPVI-TV. Exactly how many people were hurt was not immediately clear. The incident occurred in the 200 block of East Baker Avenue in…

High school students gift new clothes to bullied classmate in video

High school students gift new clothes to bullied classmate in video

Twann Lovee/Facebook(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) — A Memphis high school student who was bullied for wearing the same thing day after day has a new set of clothes and sneakers thanks to the generosity of two of his classmates. A video of the students, Kristopher Graham and Antwann Garrett, presenting the gift to Michael Todd, a freshman…

Homeless man reunites with dog in heartwarming video

Homeless man reunites with dog in heartwarming video

Memphis Animal Services(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) — It had been weeks since Anthony Rogers last saw his beloved dog, Bobo.Rogers, an artist who is currently homeless in the Memphis area, had been on the streets with Bobo before waking up one morning in late August to find that his Staffordshire Terrier mix was no longer there, according…