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  • Woman accused of abandoning blind, deaf dog in Walmart parking lot

    WADSWORTH, Ohio – A woman accused of abandoning a dog in a Walmart parking lot will soon be sentenced. The Medina County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals received a call about the dog, named Agnes, in November.  Wadsworth police called them and said a dog was found abandoned in a box near the clothing donation bin. The pug was taken back to the SPCA’s animal shelter, according to WJW. The woman accused in the crime, Rita Swartz, reportedly […]

  • Stop the robocalls: Tips to block scammers for good

    Robocalls happen day and night, ringing your cellphone, your landlines and wasting your time. Although many of us are on the national and state “Do Not Call Lists,”  tech experts say most spammers and scammers rarely pay attention to that list, according to WNEP. According to experts, billions of robocalls happen each year. Many scammers use “neighbor spoofing — a tactic that generates a number on your caller ID that is from your area code. Here are some tips for stopping […]

  • This $1.3M home is yours with a winning essay and $19

    When Canada’s Alla Wagner tried and failed to sell her home in the Rocky Mountains of Alberta, she took inspiration from the movie The Spitfire Grill and came up with a writing competition of her own. The contest has a $19 entry fee and involves participants submitting a 350-word letter explaining why they should win the $1.3 million house in Millarville. Among other things, the 5,000-square-foot home features a wine cellar and scores of windows to accommodate the mountain views. In an […]

  • Taco Bell-obsessed viral star treated to 5th birthday party at her favorite restaurant

    ROCKFORD, Mich. – A 5-year-old Michigan girl whose overjoyed reaction Christmas morning went viral, got the royal treatment from her favorite place on Earth – Taco Bell. When Natalie Grove wrote her letter to Santa Claus, she only asked for one thing: a Taco Bell gift card. “All she wrote was ‘Taco Bell gift card, love, Natalie,'” says her mom, Sarah Grove. Sarah caught Natalie’s reaction to getting her Christmas wish on video and it’s since been seen around the world […]

  • Woman outsmarts alleged kidnapper, drives him to Indiana police station

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – An Indiana woman outsmarted her captor by driving him to the police station, officials say. According to the Bloomington Police Department, a 36-year-old Mississippi man abducted the 25-year-old victim at gunpoint and told her to drive to an apartment complex early Sunday morning. However, since the man was unfamiliar with the Bloomington area, she instead drove him to the police station. He didn’t realize the ruse until it was too late. The woman stopped the car and […]

  • Missing mother was last seen leaving Kentucky bar two weeks ago

    RICHMOND, Ky. – Authorities are asking for help finding a 22-year-old woman who disappeared more than two weeks ago after she was seen on surveillance video leaving a Kentucky bar with two men. Savannah Spurlock, who has four children – including twins born in December – went missing after leaving The Other Bar in Lexington Jan. 4, according to the Lexington Herald Leader. The bar is located near the University of Kentucky campus. Video shows her walking with two men […]

  • 27-year-old arrested after threatening to kill women because he’s a virgin: police

    PROVO, Utah – A 27-year-old man was arrested in Provo, Utah, Saturday after police say he made threats of violence towards women because he did not have a girlfriend and was still a virgin. According to court documents released by the Utah County Sheriff’s Office, in the early morning hours of Saturday dispatch officials with the Provo Police Department were contacted by police in Colorado about 27-year-old Christopher Wayne Cleary. Police in Colorado said that Cleary had been posting threats […]

  • Toddler walks toward police with her hands up as her dad gets arrested

    In a video that went viral on social media, a barefoot toddler gets out of a vehicle and walks toward police officers with her hands up. It looks as though she’s standing in the street without anyone trying to help her. But more video, this time from a Florida police officer’s body camera, tells a very different story. Tallahassee officers responding to a reported theft by an armed man on Thursday pulled over a suspect’s truck, police said. Among those […]

  • Girl, 12, dies in snowbank collapse outside Arlington Heights church in Illinois

    ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. — A 12-year-old girl has died after a snowbank collapsed on top of her outside an Arlington Heights church Sunday, PIX11 sister station WGN reports. First responders were called to Rothem Church, 106 E. College Dr., about 2:40 p.m. Sunday, according to the Arlington Heights Police Department. Two girls, ages 9 and 12, were playing in a snowbank when a fort they had built collapsed on top of them, officials said. The girls’ families were attending a […]

  • Netflix to reboot ‘Unsolved Mysteries’ to ‘haunt a new generation’

    Netflix is rebooting the show “Unsolved Mysteries,” the streaming service announced Friday. According to Netflix, the original creators of the show have teamed up with the producers of “Stranger Things” for a modern take on the series. As with the original series, investigators will be looking to the viewers for help in solving cases. According to the Hollywood Reporter, unlike the original series, each episode will focus on a single case rather than multiple cases. The original series debuted in […]