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EPA Clean Up Crew Accidentally Causes Toxic Waste Spill

August 11, 2015 12:41 pm

Durango, CO–Over three million gallons of toxic waste water have spilled into two major Colorado rivers caused by a mishandled inspection of an abandoned gold mine by an EPA crew. The pollution continues to a flow at a rate of about 500 gallons per minute as officials struggle to prevent the chemical cocktail of lead, […]

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Suspect in Maddy Murder Trial Possibly Made Mass Shooting Threat

August 11, 2015 12:17 pm

Santa Cruz–Investigators are currently looking into whether Adrian Gonzalez, the juvenile suspected of killing eight-year-old Madyson Middleton-is possibly connected to a threat that shut down a Santa Cruz high school for a day last year. According to the Santa Cruz Sentinel, on the day Gonzalez was arrested he wrote on his Instagram account of having […]

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More Civil Unrest In Ferguson

August 10, 2015 10:20 pm

FERGUSON, Mo. — A man who was shot and critically injured by police ib Ferguson, Mo after authorities said he opened fire at officers was in critical condition Monday, his father said, as questions remained about what sparked the gunfire amid protests marking the first anniversary of the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. The late-night […]

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Family of Eight Found Dead in Houston Home

August 10, 2015 1:04 pm

Houston, TX–A man accused of shooting and killing eight people, including six children in a Houston household will be making his first court appearance today. Police say 48-year-old David Conley broke into the home on Saturday where he preceded to murder a couple and their six children between the ages of six and thirteen years […]

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Bomb Threat at Giants/Cubs Game

August 10, 2015 12:53 pm

Chicago, IL–Baseball fans trying to watch the Giants play the Cubs in Chicago’s Wrigley Field yesterday were evacuated after a bomb threat was called in right before the game started. After an hour of searching the area police found no sighs of danger and fans were allowed to enter the stadium to watch the game.

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Deputies Seize 830 Plants From Massive Pot Plantation

August 7, 2015 12:14 pm

Santa Cruz–Deputies in Santa Cruz have discovered a complex cannabis growing operation in the mountains where they seized 830 plants valued at an estimated $1.6 million. Authorities say the hidden drug farm was highly sophisticated, featuring large green houses and underwater irrigation systems. Five people were arrested in the course of the raid, they are […]

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Summer Storm Lights Up The Sky

August 7, 2015 11:53 am

Bay Area–Last night’s rare lightening storm was a spectacular sight for locals not used to such weather. But the brief storm provided for more than some striking snapshots. Several trees and buildings were damaged as a result of the lighting, and power outages occurred throughout parts of the Bay Area. Fortunately, no serious injuries have […]

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Trump Stuns Debate Audience

August 6, 2015 10:06 pm

CLEVELAND — A combative Donald Trump, the billionaire businessman-turned-presidential candidate, jolted the first Republican debate of the 2016 campaign by warning he might run as an independent if denied the GOP nomination. His startling declaration left his onstage rivals scrambling to compete for attention the rest of the night. Asked in the debate’s opening minutes […]

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First Republican Presidential Debate Airs Tonight

August 6, 2015 12:19 pm

Cleveland, OH–The 17 Republican candidates of the 2016 campaign face off tonight in a Cleveland arena for the first GOP Presidential Debate, hosted by Fox News. Two debates will be held tonight. The main event, featuring the ten candidates with the highest poll ratings will be airing tonight at 8pm on Fox News. As the […]

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Self Proclaimed “Tarzan” Tries to Break Into Monkey Exhibit

August 6, 2015 11:55 am

Santa Ana–Police arrested a man calling himself “Tarzan” who was attempting to break into the monkey and bird exhibits of the Santa Ana zoo. Police identified the wannabe wild man as 37-year-old John William Rodenborn. Rodenberg was trying to break into the monkey pen Tuesday morning when a zoo keeper saw him and called authorities. […]

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