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  • Hiker snaps photo of massive snake(s) in tree

    WAKE FOREST, N.C. — A man hiking along a North Carolina greenway over the weekend spotted what appeared to be at least one massive snake slithering up a tree, WNCN reports. Nic Bayer was hiking along the Upper Neuse Greenway Trail in Wake Forest when he spotted the snake wrapped around the tree. The animal was wrapped around the tree so many times he thought there might have been up to three of them. He snapped a photo of the […]

  • Will sports betting become legal in New Jersey? Experts weigh the odds

    NEW JERSEY – Come January, will football fans in New Jersey be legally plopping down Super Bowl bets? To hear Governor Chris Christie tell it, that’s completely possible – if the Supreme Court allows it. “We’re waiting for the United States Supreme Court to make a decision,” Christie said earlier this month while on the “Boomer and Carton” show on WFAN Radio in New York. The governor was referring to an appeal New Jersey is hopeful the Supreme Court will […]

  • Video shows man swept away by California river narrowly avoid ‘certain death’

    AUBURN, Calif. – A Reno man who was swept down the upper Yuba River in California can’t believe he’s still alive — and he’s not alone. The team that rescued him says he was a few feet from certain death. This Emerald Pools on the Yuba River are a popular hiking destination near Highway 20 and Emigrant Gap. This is where self-described adventurer Kalani Tuiono and his girlfriend went swimming. “It was my first time there, it was beautiful,” Tuiono […]

  • Woman kicked out of apartment complex pool for ‘thong bathing suit,’ fiance says

    SEYMOUR, Tenn. – A Tennessee woman is making national headlines after she claims she was asked to leave a pool because of her swimsuit. Tori Jenkins says she was at her apartment complex’s pool with her fiance when she was told that her swimsuit was inappropriate. “She basically told me that if I didn’t have kids, I wouldn’t understand. If her kids were at the pool, she wouldn’t want me in that swimsuit, how inappropriate I looked, and then she […]

  • Teen missing for over a year found alive at suspected captor’s Georgia home

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A missing North Carolina teen is home safe after disappearing more than a year ago, officials say. Her suspected captor, 31-year-old Michael Ren Wysolovski, was arrested on a slew of charges that include sex offenses, false imprisonment and cruelty to children, according to WAGA-TV. Family members reported the 16-year-old girl missing in May of 2016.  She’s not being identified due to the nature of the alleged crimes. Her parents told police they woke up on May 23, 2016 to find their daughter missing and the […]

  • Toddler dies after falling asleep in hot van

    WINCHESTER HILLS, Utah – A 2-year-old child has died after being left in a hot van during a family reunion over the weekend in Utah, according to KSTU-TV. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office said authorities were called to a home in Winchester Hills, located in the southwest corner of the state, just before 7 p.m. Saturday. Officials said the child’s father found the 2-year-old unresponsive in the family van. Deputies said several families from out of state were attending a family […]

  • Nintendo to release $80 SNES Classic Edition with 21 games this September

    REDMOND, Wash. — The NES Classic Edition was such a hit last fall that Nintendo has announced another mini console: The Super NES Classic Edition. The SNES will have 21 games including classics like Super Mario World, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, Super Mario Kart, Super Metroid and F-ZERO. Plus, a previously unreleased sequel to Star Fox! The re-creation of the 16-bit gaming system comes with two controllers and can be plugged into any HDTV via an […]

  • Mother of boy with rare genetic disorder tweets hospital bill

    As lawmakers push to get a health care bill through the Senate, one New Jersey mom is speaking out. Alison Chandra’s son, Ethan, was born with heterotaxy syndrome, a rare genetic disorder in which organs form on the wrong side of the body. “Heterotaxy syndrome literally means different arrangement,” Chandra told CNN. “Any of the internal organs can be malformed, missing, multiplied or misplaced.” “Ethan was born with nine congenital heart defects and he has two left lungs. Five or […]

  • Video shows teen falling from Six Flags ride; crowd gathered below to catch her

    QUEENSBURY, N.Y. — A 14-year-old suffered minor injuries after she fell from a theme park attraction at Six Flags Great Escape on Saturday, according to WTEN. The girl fell approximately 25 feet from the “Sky Ride” gondola attraction into a crowd of people gathered to catch her, according to multiple eyewitness reports. She struck a tree branch on her way down, according to police. The teen was taken to Albany Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries, according to the Warren County Sheriff’s Office. Witnesses […]