[ooyala code=”5keDEwNTE67VhF5DSoCwHt63L4YjH-hs” player_id=”5d88305d0c6c47eabc12e43063a41c69″ width=”640″ height=”360″ auto=”true”] CHICAGO — You won’t hear this everyday: Thank goodness for these burglars. It may have been just an accident, but four thieves may have also saved a dog’s life in Chicago’s West Town neighborhood. The four men were walking in the 1300 block of W Erie St. on Monday. […]

via Thieves May Have Saved Dog’s Life While Stealing Laptop — WNEP.com

Michigan woman given 6-week break from jail to have baby — Fox17

[van id=”van/batchfeed/2016/07/27/wxyz_f4abee40-543f-11e6-89a2-518cbaaa9aa5″] DETROIT — A pregnant woman was granted a six-week release from a Michigan jail recently so she could have her baby. Breanna Clever was sentenced to one year in jail after causing a fatal crash that killed motorcyclist Delbert “Bert” Loomis in August 2015, WXYZ reported. Clever was driving on U.S. Route 23 near […]

via Michigan woman given 6-week break from jail to have baby — Fox17

Cockroach milk the next superfood?

A little cockroach milk with those cookies? Chock full of protein, the insect milk may someday be transformed into a food supplement worthy of human consumption, new research indicates. Scientists have found that the Pacific Beetle Cockroach feeds its bug babies a formula which is remarkably rich in protein, fat and sugar. Don’t expect to […]

via Cockroach milk the next superfood? — WHNT.com

12-year-old boy accused of smothering 4-month-old baby, gave note to police: ‘I killed my nephew’

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A 12-year-old boy accused of smothering a 4-month-old baby to death last December allegedly approached a police officer at his school and wrote on a piece of paper, “I killed my nephew.” According to CBS12, West Palm Beach police responded to a home on 44th Street to find an infant […]

via 12-year-old boy accused of smothering 4-month-old baby, gave note to police: ‘I killed my nephew’ — fox5sandiego.com

PHOENIX — An Arizona couple faces child abuse charges after they forced a 6-year-old to stand outside barefoot as a form of punishment, causing severe burns on his feet, according to police in Phoenix. According to court documents obtained by KNXV, officers responded to the burn center at Maricopa Medical Center on July 12 to check on a child who […]

via Parents Arrested After Forcing Child To Stand Outside Barefoot Causing Severe Burns — Fort Smith/Fayetteville News | 5newsonline KFSM 5NEWS

Georgia lottery winner invests millions into crystal meth trafficking ring

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via Georgia lottery winner invests millions into crystal meth trafficking ring — FOX6Now.com

CANADIAN COUNTY, Okla. — Authorities in Oklahoma arrested a 15-year-old earlier this month in what they are calling “one of the worst” cases of child pornography they have encountered. Authorities were alerted to a high volume of graphic pre-pubescent child pornography being distributed from a home in Mustang, Oklahoma, according to KFOR. When investigators with the… […]

via Child porn case ‘one of the worst we’ve encountered,’ police say — 15-year-old arrested — myfox8.com — Armor Of God Foundation

Snapchat video of men lighting hamster on fire leads police to suspects

[ooyala code=”IxdWh5NDE6U1epMaKBHsp7y8lf_yxBUe” player_id=”55ce3a06495346ddb20768902d1e991c” width=”640″ height=”360″ auto=”true”] VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Two Virginia men face animal cruelty charges after they allegedly lit a hamster on fire and recorded the animal’s death on Snapchat. Rayshawn Steverson admits to police he posted the graphic video taken by someone he doesn’t know to his snapchat account. Police say the […]

via Snapchat video of men lighting hamster on fire leads police to suspects — CW39 NewsFix

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via Fire Alarm Goes Off During Live TV Broadcast — and No One Knows What to Do — FOX40

LONDON — Investors should be wary of CEOs that take home excessive paychecks and bonuses. A new report from MSCI has found that better paid CEOs tend to run worse performing companies, while their underpaid peers achieve significantly better results. The authors, who studied 429 large U.S. companies over a 10-year period, summarized their findings […]

via Best-paid CEOs run some of the worst-performing companies — FOX6Now.com

[van id=”video/news/economy/2016/01/12/romans-numeral-unclaimed-lottery-prize-money.cnnmoney”] NEW YORK – 478 million – that’s the amount of the current Powerball Jackpot for Saturday’s drawing. Go ahead, dream about what you would do with it. Private island, maybe? Your own Dairy Queen franchise? Choose carefully, because unscrupulous spending is a common plague among the tout nouveau riche. If you do win […]

via What not to do when you win the $478M Powerball this weekend — CW39 NewsFix

List of speakers for third night of Democratic National ConventionPHILADELPHIA — A schedule has been released for the third night of the Democratic National Convention. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will both speak on Wednesday night. 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM (EDT) Call to Order: U.S. Representative Marcia Fudge (Ohio) Invocation: Rev. William […]

via List of speakers for third night of Democratic National Convention  — Just an Opinion

THROOP, N.Y. – Upstate New York residents called 911 complaining of smoke and foul odors after scorching summer heat caused horse manure to spontaneously catch fire earlier this month. According to the state Department of Environmental Conservation, authorities received “multiple calls complaining of smells and smoke emanating from a burning pile of horse manure in the town of […]

via Horse manure is bursting into flames in New York summer heat — Fox17

LAKELAND, Fla. – Three Walmart employees have been charged with manslaughter in the death of a suspected shoplifter. Police say Kenneth Wisham, 64, tried to steal nearly $400 worth of DVDs from the Lakeland, Florida, Walmart in February when store workers confronted him, according to WFLA. Wisham ran but had trouble keeping his pants up, […]

via 3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspect — Fox17

Mother asked relatives to kill witnesses in son’s murder trial

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via Mother asked relatives to kill witnesses in son’s murder trial, prosecutors say — FOX2now.com — Rifleman III Journal

[ooyala code=”9wb2cwNTE683A9ly7hHgKbZpyYDg88A6″ player_id=”5ad2430a6c834c5c8e689c5051da367e” width=”1920″ height=”1080″ auto=”true”] INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A man kept a woman chained up for days and held her prisoner in the basement of an Indianapolis home, prosecutors say. Indianapolis Metropolitan police are now searching for that man. Maurice Nelson, 28, is accused of kidnapping and raping the woman at a home in […]

via Indiana man kept woman chained in basement for sex, police say — Fox17