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Cincinnati Zoo to Breed Brother and Sister Sumatran Rhinos

Cincinnati Zoo to Breed Brother and Sister Sumatran Rhinos

Photos.com(CINCINNATI) — The Cincinnati Zoo is planning to mate sibling Sumatran Rhinoceros in an attempt to help save the species from extinction.
There are only an estimated 100 Sumatran Rhinos left in the world – only ten of which are in cap…

Kentucky Orders End to Parenting Column, Says Columnist Not State-Licensed Psychologist

Kentucky Orders End to Parenting Column, Says Columnist Not State-Licensed Psychologist

Wavebreak Media(GASTONIA, N.C.) — A parenting advice columnist is suing the Kentucky Board of Examiners of Psychology, alleging that the board is trying to censor his writing.
“I hold very heretical views when it comes to my profession,” John Kirk Ros…

Woman Dies While Riding Rollercoaster at Six Flags Over Texas

Woman Dies While Riding Rollercoaster at Six Flags Over Texas

Bloomberg News/Mike Fuentes(ARLINGTON, Texas) — A woman died on a rollercoaster at the Six Flags Over Texas amusement park in Arlington, Texas, apparently after falling out of her seat, a witness told local media.
“She goes up like this, then when it …

Man Drank $102,000 Worth of Historic Whiskey

Man Drank $102,000 Worth of Historic Whiskey

WTAE(PITTSBURGH) — The owner of an historic inn in Pittsburgh has brought charges against a former tenant she says was supposed safeguard 50 bottles of vintage whiskey valued at more than $100,000 but drank it all instead.
The owner of the South Broad…

Cop Who Released Unauthorized Photos of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Trouble

Cop Who Released Unauthorized Photos of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Trouble

Robin Young, Here & Now(BOSTON) — A Massachusetts State Police officer who released photos of Boston Marathon bomb suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s capture in Watertown on April 19 has been relieved of duty and will be called up before a hearing …

Cops Arrest, Handcuff Woman Having a Diabetic Attack

Cops Arrest, Handcuff Woman Having a Diabetic Attack

Medioimages/Photodisc/ThinkStock(SANTA FE, N.M.) — The Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Office in New Mexico is investigating the arrest of a woman who police thought was drunk, but was actually suffering a diabetic attack.
A severe diabetic attack caused Re…

Large Dinosaurs Had Hundreds of Teeth to Spare

Large Dinosaurs Had Hundreds of Teeth to Spare

iStockphoto(NEW YORK) — It seems like some of the largest dinosaurs in prehistoric times didn’t need to make dental health a priority.
A new study published in the journal PLoS One examined the teeth of Camarasaurus and Diplodocus dinosaurs and …

George Zimmerman to Get His Gun Back

George Zimmerman to Get His Gun Back

Gary W. Green-Pool/Getty Images(SANFORD, Fla.) — George Zimmerman will get his gun back now that he has been cleared of murder and his lawyer said Sunday that Zimmerman needs the weapon “even more” than before.
Zimmerman’s lawyer Mark O’Mara also prac…

George Zimmerman Prosecution Petition Overwhelms NAACP Website

George Zimmerman Prosecution Petition Overwhelms NAACP Website

NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images(SANFORD, Fla.) — An NAACP petition calling for a federal prosecution of George Zimmerman collected 225,000 signatures in the hours after he was acquitted of killing Trayvon Martin Saturday night, but the effort was tempo…

Martin Family in ‘Disbelief’ Over Verdict, Says Family Attorney

Martin Family in ‘Disbelief’ Over Verdict, Says Family Attorney

ABC’s This Week(SANFORD, Fla.) — Trayvon Martin family attorney Benjamin Crump said on ABC’s This Week that the family is “in disbelief” after the jury delivered a “not guilty” verdict on Saturday night in the George Zimm…

Jurors in Zimmerman Trial to Remain Anonymous

Jurors in Zimmerman Trial to Remain Anonymous

Gary W. Green-Pool/Getty Images(SANFORD, Fla.) — In the aftermath of the George Zimmerman verdict everyone was heard from either by news conference, television interview or by tweet – except the jurors.
The identities of the six women who decided that…

Outraged NAACP Wants Feds to Prosecute George Zimmerman

Outraged NAACP Wants Feds to Prosecute George Zimmerman

Gary W. Green-Pool/Getty Images(SANFORD, Fla.) — The NAACP was “outraged” over the not-guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman murder trial and called on the Department of Justice to prosecute Zimmerman for shooting Trayvon Martin.
“We are outraged and…

Funeral Held for American Student Killed in Egypt

Funeral Held for American Student Killed in Egypt

Hemera/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — An American college student who was teaching kids in Egypt when he was killed last month has left behind an inspiring letter he wrote to a 12-year-old boy, telling him the secret to a happy life was “good friends” and “…

Zimmerman Jury Resumes Deliberation on Saturday Morning

Zimmerman Jury Resumes Deliberation on Saturday Morning

Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images(SANFORD, Fla.) — The six female jurors resumed closed door discussions to determine George Zimmerman’s fate at a courthouse in Sanford, Fla., on Saturday morning, deciding whether the neighborhood watch volunteer…

Mother and Daughter Trapped in Brazil Custody Dispute Return Home

Mother and Daughter Trapped in Brazil Custody Dispute Return Home

ABC News(NEW YORK) — A Massachusetts mother and her 6-year-old daughter have returned home to the United States after being stranded in Brazil for nearly two months as a result of a tumultuous custody battle, according to their Facebook page.Shauna Ha…

Boy Rescued from Sand Dune Hole in Critical Condition

Boy Rescued from Sand Dune Hole in Critical Condition

ABC 7 Chicago(MICHIGAN CITY, Ind.) — Rescuers using heavy equipment pulled a young boy from a hole in a large sand dune on an off-limits area of an Indiana beach after more than three hours on Friday, officials said.The boy, 6, appeared to have vital …

Florida Police Prepare for Response to Zimmerman Verdict

Florida Police Prepare for Response to Zimmerman Verdict

Photo by Gary W. Green-Pool/Getty Images(SANFORD, Fla.) — Police in South Florida are bracing for the verdict in the racially charged George Zimmerman murder trial, creating places for people to peacefully protest, monitoring social media and urging p…

NTSB: Asiana Airline Approached Runway Below Target Speed

NTSB: Asiana Airline Approached Runway Below Target Speed

NTSB(SAN FRANCISCO) — After analyzing Asiana Flight 214’s black boxes, the National Transportation Safety Board has a better idea of what caused the Boeing 777 to crash Saturday, killing two people and injuring 182 others.
The cockpit voice reco…

Injuries from Asiana Airlines Crash Include Paralysis, Road Rash

Injuries from Asiana Airlines Crash Include Paralysis, Road Rash

Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) — Doctors treating passengers injured in the Asiana Airlines plane crash Sunday in San Francisco say at least two people are paralyzed from severe spine fractures and others have head trauma and abdominal i…

Asiana Airlines Crash Survivors Recall Harrowing Moments Before Impact

Asiana Airlines Crash Survivors Recall Harrowing Moments Before Impact

ABC News(SAN FRANCISCO) — When Eugene Rah looked out the window from his seat on Asiana Airlines Flight 214 as the flight approached the runway at San Francisco International Airport, he said he knew the plane was going to crash.
“Right before the pla…

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