Regional News

Elf arrested for DUI

December 18, 2013 7:03 am

In this case Santa’s little helper was a 34-year old named Brandon Touchet. While he’s probably upset for being caught driving under the influence, he has to really be mad about what he was wearing. When cops arrested Touchet near Lafayette, Louisiana they were surprised to find him dressed as an elf. Not just any […]

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FMX SlowMO Project-Swatch Free4Style 2013

December 18, 2013 6:30 am

Video shot at the Swatch Free4Style event in Switzerland during three days in July 2013 focusing on music, moto freestyle, jet ski and wakeboard. Riders : Mat Rebeaud (SUI), Levi Sherwood (NZL), Josh Sheehan (AUS), Jimbo Verbrugh (BEL), Nick Franklin (NZL), Gilles Dejong (BEL), Alex Porsing (DEN), Drake McElroy (USA), Thamer Engeli (SUI) A VIBESlab […]

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Man Rescued from Crane as Fire Burned

December 18, 2013 6:19 am

A crane operator was rescued by helicopter after a massive fire below prevented his escape. He suffered minor injuries and was taken to the hospital. Fire crews worked diligently to put out the blaze below, while a rescuer pulled him from the teetering edge of the crane. The fire was located on the site of […]

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Dances to Bob Marley

December 18, 2013 6:12 am

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford danced to Bob Marley's "One Love" on the floor of Toronto City Council chambers on Tuesday. Ford, in a rare moment of joy in the chambers, was joined in harmony with the city council as the jazz group Jay Douglas and the All-Stars performed Bob Marley's' iconic song. The city council […]

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Euro Zone Moves Towards Banking Union

December 18, 2013 6:12 am

One step forward, but a long road ahead – euro zone finance ministers make progress on the 'banking union'. A crucial part of the project has been agreed – how to ensure financing for closing down banks. It's hoped the progress will help restore confidence in the financial sector and boost growth. Standard Chartered's Sarah […]

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Meth dealer really named Walter White gets 12 years in prison

December 18, 2013 5:54 am

A Montana man named Walter Jack White has been sentenced to more than 12 years in federal prison for dealing methamphetamine. U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy sentenced White on Monday to nine years for possession of meth for distribution followed by three-and-a-half years on weapons charges, The Billings Gazette reported. Molloy held White responsible for […]

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´Breaking Bad´ toy found at upscale home hiding $1M meth operation

December 18, 2013 5:42 am

A home in an upscale Florida neighborhood was hiding a million-dollar methamphetamine operation, officials said Tuesday. Federal agents and deputies said they got a tip the drugs were stashed at the home near Orlando,  so they set up surveillance and made the bust last week. Investigators said they pulled over Jose Calvillo when he left […]

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ShowBiz Minute: Ziyi, O´Neal, Pitt

December 18, 2013 5:40 am

Zhang Ziyi settles libel case against US website; Warhol portrait jury wraps 1st day of deliberation; Brad Pitt turns 50, Keith Richards celebrates 70. (Dec. 18)

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Christmas ornament dispute allegedly leads man to assault own mother

December 18, 2013 5:38 am

The holidays can be a stressful time for many, especially when family gets together. For one southwestern Michigan man the traditional decorating of the Christmas tree with his loved ones apparently was enough to push him past the breaking point. According to investigators in Casco Township, the 33-year-old suspect attacked his mother after becoming upset over […]

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Video: $1M in meth found in upscale Fla. home

December 18, 2013 5:31 am

Video: $1M in meth found in upscale Lake Nona home

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