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Student found dead at Stanford University fraternity

Student found dead at Stanford University fraternity

Easyturn/iStock(PALO ALTO, Calif.) —  An investigation is underway at Stanford University in Northern California to determine how a sophomore died inside an on-campus fraternity house, authorities said.A preliminary investigation into the male student’s death found no signs of foul play, the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.The student’s name was not immediately…

Stepfather shoots son in stomach during alleged domestic dispute

Stepfather shoots son in stomach during alleged domestic dispute

MattGush/iStock(HOUSTON) —  A 38-year-old man is in critical condition after his own stepfather allegedly shot him during a dispute in their home.The incident occurred on Saturday evening when police responded to a call in Harris County, Texas, that a man had been shot in his stomach, according to ABC News’ Houston station KTRK-TV.When police arrived…

Major storm moves offshore as cold air follows, new Western storm brews in Pacific

Major storm moves offshore as cold air follows, new Western storm brews in Pacific

ABC News(NEW YORK) —   Alerts remain in place this morning across several states from Wisconsin to Maine.While some of these alerts will expire early this morning, many will remain in place throughout the day due to high winds driving lake effect snow in the typical lake effect regions through Sunday evening. The Sunday morning radar as…

Michigan man finds $43,000 in couch he bought for $35

Michigan man finds $43,000 in couch he bought for $35

Pineapple Studio/iStock(NEW YORK) —  A Michigan man made a shocking discovery inside a couch he purchased from a thrift store for just $35: an extra $43,000.Howard Kirby purchased a couch from the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Owosso only to discover it came with the wad of cash inside one of the cushions, the store…

Top prosecutor receives a racist voicemail, posts it on social media

Top prosecutor receives a racist voicemail, posts it on social media

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(BALTIMORE) — Days after Baltimore City’s State Attorney Marilyn Mosby rallied around a fellow top prosecutor to speak out about the racially charged attacks they have experienced while in office, she received a 60-second voicemail flooded with “hateful rhetoric.”The anonymous voice started by chastising Mosby for traveling to St. Louis, Missouri, to support…

Major storm slams East Coast after battering the Midwest

Major storm slams East Coast after battering the Midwest

ABC News(NEW YORK) — A major storm has now slammed the Northeast Saturday afternoon after battering the western states and the Midwest.Yesterday, Alpine Meadows Ski Resort in Northern California received 25 inches of snow within 24 hours between Thursday and Friday morning, resulting in an avalanche that killed one person and seriously injured another.This morning,…

‘Developmentally disabled’ man ends up in hospital after cops mistake him for brother

‘Developmentally disabled’ man ends up in hospital after cops mistake him for brother

Courtesy Humphrey Family(PHOENIX) — A 19-year-old Phoenix man ended up in a local hospital after he was aggressively taken into custody by police who said they mistook him for his older brother.Dion Humphrey was arrested on Jan. 10 by officers in the Phoenix Police Department’s Special Assignments Unit who had seen him from unmarked cars.Humphrey’s…

Student found dead at Stanford University fraternity

Student found dead at Stanford University fraternity

Easyturn/iStock(PALO ALTO, Calif.) —  An investigation is underway at Stanford University in Northern California to determine how a sophomore died inside an on-campus fraternity house, authorities said.A preliminary investigation into the male student’s death found no signs of foul play, the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.The student’s name was not immediately…

Stepfather shoots son in stomach during alleged domestic dispute

Stepfather shoots son in stomach during alleged domestic dispute

MattGush/iStock(HOUSTON) —  A 38-year-old man is in critical condition after his own stepfather allegedly shot him during a dispute in their home.The incident occurred on Saturday evening when police responded to a call in Harris County, Texas, that a man had been shot in his stomach, according to ABC News’ Houston station KTRK-TV.When police arrived…

Major storm moves offshore as cold air follows, new Western storm brews in Pacific

Major storm moves offshore as cold air follows, new Western storm brews in Pacific

ABC News(NEW YORK) —   Alerts remain in place this morning across several states from Wisconsin to Maine.While some of these alerts will expire early this morning, many will remain in place throughout the day due to high winds driving lake effect snow in the typical lake effect regions through Sunday evening. The Sunday morning radar as…

Michigan man finds $43,000 in couch he bought for $35

Michigan man finds $43,000 in couch he bought for $35

Pineapple Studio/iStock(NEW YORK) —  A Michigan man made a shocking discovery inside a couch he purchased from a thrift store for just $35: an extra $43,000.Howard Kirby purchased a couch from the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Owosso only to discover it came with the wad of cash inside one of the cushions, the store…