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  • Newborns at Pittsburgh hospital dressed up as ‘The Wizard of Oz’ characters for 80th anniversary

    PITTSBURGH — Somewhere over the rainbow are some really adorable babies dressed up as your favorite characters from “The Wizard of Oz.” The newborns at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh were dressed as Dorothy, the Tin Man, the Scarecrow and the Cowardly Lion. The Allegheny Health Network said they do occasional dress-up days for the babies, usually for holidays; this one was in honor of the classic movie which turns 80 this Sunday.

  • Man crushed to death by elevator in New York City building

    KIPS BAY, Manhattan — A man died when he was crushed by an elevator inside a New York City building Thursday morning. The 30-year-old man was on an elevator with several other people inside the Manhattan Promenade on Third Avenue around 8:45 a.m., sources tell WPIX. When he got off, the man fell through a gap, and became lodged between the elevator door and the elevator shaft. The elevator then crushed him. The Manhattan Promenade is a mixed-use commercial and […]

  • Bear caught on camera stealing box of dog food off of family’s porch

    THORNHURST TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A family in Lackawanna County was expecting a delivery of dog food from the online pet store Chewy, but a hungry bear had other plans. Video from the Newman family’s security camera caught the thief in the act. The bear can be seen grabbing the box and dragging it off the porch and into the woods. The family, who live in Thornhurst, tell WNEP they sent the video to Chewy, and the company offered to send […]

  • Police officer arrested for allegedly exposing himself, urinating on 12-year-old girl

    CLEVELAND — He took an oath to serve and protect, but a Cleveland police officer is now charged with lewd and despicable crimes against a 12-year-old girl. Prosecutors say he tried to kidnap her from a school bus stop, but he did not stop there. A Cuyahoga County grand jury indicted Solomon Nhiwatiwa on the following eight counts: 1 count of attempted kidnapping (with sexual motivation specification) 1 count of pandering obscenity involving a minor 1 count of disseminating matter harmful to […]

  • Seven brothers served in the US Military, and all seven returned home

    COVINGTON, Tenn. — By today’s standards, the Lyons family is large. “There’s actually 13 of us,” Charles Lyons told WREG. But the Lyons family are not only large in number. They’re also large in their sense of duty. Of the seven boys in the family, all seven served in the military, as a newly-opened exhibit at the Tipton County Museum explains. “They’ve heard of the Lyons, but they didn’t realize that there was seven brothers in this one family and […]

  • Mother says fake CPS workers tried to take her son

    MARYSVILLE, Wash. – A Washington state mother says she went through a terrifying experience early Monday morning when a pair claiming to be Child Protective Services agents demanded she hand over her 4-year-old child. But the victim told police the strangers refused to provide proof they worked for the state and now detectives are investigating. “Anxiety and adrenaline just pretty much took over and I just pretty much wanted to get my son somewhere safe,” said mother Jessi McCombs. “I just […]

  • Dad arrested after 13-day-old boy savagely beaten, tested positive for meth

    SANTA ANA, Calif. – A California father was arrested on suspicion of child abuse after his 13-day-old baby suffered a horrific beating, leaving him in critical condition with a skull fracture and internal injuries. Jonathan Reyes was arrested after the boy’s mother awoke to find the child badly beaten and brought him to an emergency room, the Santa Ana Police Department said in a news release. Along with a skull fracture and internal injuries, the baby suffered multiple visible injuries […]

  • Veterinarian warns about chew toy after using saw to remove bone from dog’s mouth

    KEARNEY, Mo. — A doctor in Missouri had to remove a chew toy from a dog’s mouth with a saw after the bone was lodged in the pet’s mouth. The vet said he if he hadn’t, the dog might have died. A strong sense of panic set in quickly. Dog owner Amy Walsh was experiencing the same fear any dog owner might when her golden doodle, Bentley, began choking on a nylon chew toy. The flexible toy, which is made […]

  • Epic dance battle between police officer, third grader caught on camera

    DENVER — A wholesome moment between a Denver police officer and a third-grade boy was caught on camera over the weekend. The video shows the pair going at it in a breakdance battle on the 16th Street Mall in downtown Denver, according to KDVR. DPD Officer Thanaret Phuvapaisalkij, known to most as “PJ,” says it’s normal for kids to come up to the motorcycles and ask for a picture. What happened over the weekend is not normal, but it’s something […]

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