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  • Boy saves mother by stabbing intruder

    NEW YORK CITY — An 11-year-old boy came to his mom’s rescue Tuesday evening when an intruder attacked them inside their Bronx home. Police say the boy answered the door to a man who asked to use the bathroom. That’s when the attacker forced his way in and began to beat the mother, police say. The woman grabbed a knife but was unable to fight him off. Her son sprang into action, found another knife and stabbed the intruder, forcing him to stop […]

  • 7-year-old gives mom ‘totally legit note’ signed by ‘the school’

    EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah — A handwritten note, carefully crafted by a 7-year-old Utah boy, was meant to trick his parents into letting him play video games all night – and if they didn’t he’d be kicked out of school. Nathan Anderson’s mom, Lori, found the note on her counter last week and here’s what it said: Dear parents. Nathan has been doing good in all his classes except for video game class! If he does not stay up all night […]

  • Ex-soldier laughed while killing her service dog as boyfriend recorded, police say

    CUMBERLAND COUNTY, N.C. – A former soldier and her boyfriend are facing felony charges after police say she tied her service dog to a tree and shot it several times in the head while her boyfriend videotaped the act. Marinna Rollins and Jared Heng were arrested by sheriff’s deputies in Cumberland County, North Carolina. They’re charged with animal cruelty, a felony. According to a police report obtained by CNN affiliate WTVD, the pair took the gray-and-white male pit bill named […]

  • ‘Stealthing’ trend: Men encourage other men to take off condoms during sex

    DENVER — A study is exploring evidence suggesting more men are practicing a dangerous sex trend called ‘stealthing’. The disturbing practice increases the risk of pregnancy and the spread of sexually transmitted diseases. Lawmakers and criminal justice experts across the country say more needs to be done to protect men and women from the practice of gay and straight men removing condoms during sex without consent. “Absolutely, it is assault — it is rape,” Colorado State Sen. Rhonda Fields said. […]

  • Toddler dies after being ‘viciously attacked’ by mom’s boyfriend: court documents

    BLACKFOOT, Idaho – Court documents unsealed Tuesday detailed the horrific events investigators say happened when an 18-month-old boy in Blackfoot, Idaho, was “viciously attacked,” receiving injuries that ultimately led to his untimely death. Jesus Adan Castillo, 22, is charged with first-degree murder in connection to the death of Zachary Tendoy, the son of Castillo’s girlfriend, EastIdahoNews.com reported. On March 23, around 4 a.m., the Bingham County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call that a child was not breathing at a […]

  • Captive Ohio woman rescued from pit in neighbor’s yard

    BLANCHESTER, Ohio — Police found a woman trapped in a pit behind her neighbor’s home in the Cincinnati area overnight. After a resident reported hearing someone crying early Wednesday morning, officers rescued 30-year-old Jennifer Elliott from a hole in the ground hidden inside a shed, according to WCPO.  A wooden board was covering the pit behind 113 Central Ave., and heavy objects were placed on the board to hold it down, police said. Elliott, who appeared to be suffering a seizure and […]

  • Couple married nearly 70 years pass away just minutes apart

    SKOKIE, Ill. – Issac and Teresa Vatkin were holding hands when they passed away this weekend. Their daughter Clara, who immigrated to the United States with her parents in the 1960s from Argentina, shared the story of their enduring 69-year marriage. “They were wonderful people. They were in love,” Clara says. “Never let a fight divide you, separate you. Never go to bed angry. Make sure you kiss each other when you go to bed. Those are the things that […]

  • Little League sign captures national attention

    GLENDALE, Wis. — A sign posted at a Wisconsin Little League stadium has captured national attention after a photo of it made its way to Reddit.com. According to a post on the Glendale Little League’s Facebook page, a GLL parent posted the image to Reddit, and, after that, hundreds of people weighed in on what an important message this sign communicates. GLL President John Diedrich said this in the Facebook post: “This reflects our values and the values of Little […]

  • Bodies of Virginia students, 14 and 16, found in submerged car

    CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Va. — Two Virginia teens died on their way to school Wednesday morning when their vehicle plunged off a bridge and into a river, according to WTVR. Cumberland County Public Schools officials identified the girls killed in the wreck as Michaela and Tyauna Woodson. The girls, ages 16 and 14, were found inside the vehicle when it was removed from the Willis River in Cumberland County Wednesday afternoon, hours after the wreck. “These two beautiful young ladies were a big part of the […]