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  • Pennsylvania Woman Rides Horse Through Wendy’s Drive-Thru, Orders Frosty

    Fox Chapel, PA — When Marcella Gruchalak and Shelly Tate left a fundraiser in Fox Chapel, PA on horseback, they figured, why not go to Wendy’s and order a Frosty on your horse. Wendy’s usually requires drive-thru customers to be in a car┬ábut made an exception in this case, according to WTAE. The video posted back in January is now going viral. According to Gruchalak’s Facebook page, making the news is off her bucket list.

  • Man Severely Injured by Explosion in New York’s Central Park

    A man was severely injured in an explosion in New York’s Central Park today, but it was not yet clear what caused the blast, police said. Three men were walking in an area of the park not far from the entrance to the Central Park Zoo when the explosion occurred, severing the foot of one of them, a New York Police Department spokesperson said. Police said identified the victim as an 18-year-old, and said his friends — identified only as […]

  • Holocaust Survivor, Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel Dies at 87

    Elie Wiesel, a Holocaust survivor and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, has died, Israel’s Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial said. He was 87. He was described in his Nobel prize citation as “a messenger to mankind.” “His message is one of peace, atonement and human dignity,” the statement said. “His belief that the forces fighting evil in the world can be victorious is a hard-won belief.” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu released a statement saying Wiesel “gave expression to the victory of […]

  • Eagle Cam Catches Cat Being Fed to Eaglets

    PITTSBURGH — Cat lovers may be less inclined to view an online livestream of a family of bald eagles in Pittsburgh after the webcam showed two adult eagles feeding a feline to their eaglets. Viewers on Tuesday saw the adult eagles bring a cat to the nest for the two youngsters. Some viewers were disturbed that the image was caught on camera, but Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania spokeswoman Rachel Handel tells the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that the feeding behavior was […]

  • ‘All My Children’ Actor David Canary Dies at 77

    An Emmy-winning actor and star of the ABC soap opera “All My Children” has died. David Canary died at the age of 77, ABC News reports. Canary is best known for playing twins Adam and Stuart on “All My Children” for more than two decades. He won five daytime Emmy awards for his work on the show. He was nominated 11 more times. He also portrayed the character Candy Canaday on Bonanza in the late ’60s and early ’70s. The […]

  • Liveblog: CNN Republican Presidential Debate Coverage

    The stakes are high tonight. The top 11 candidates, including Donald Trump, Ben Carson, and Carly Fiorina, will duke it out at Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in the second Republican presidential debate of the 2016 election cycle. The debate, hosted by CNN and moderated by CNN Anchor Jake Tapper, kicks off at 8 p.m. Eastern. CNN Chief Political Correspondent Dana Bash and conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt will also ask questions. Four of the low-tiered candidates will debate at 6 […]

  • ABC News: Santorum to Run for President

    JUST IN: Exclusive: Rick Santorum tells @GStephanopoulos he is running for president in 2016: — ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) May 27, 2015 In an ABC News exclusive, Rick Santorum tells George Stephanopoulos that he is running for president: Rick Santorum tells me he's officially in WH race. I'm in Pittsburgh for 1st interview today: — GeorgeStephanopoulos (@GStephanopoulos) May 27, 2015 Rick Santorum, the former Republican senator from Pennsylvania, will announce today that he will seek the […]

  • Joan Rivers Has Died

    (ABC News) — Joan Rivers has died at 81. “It is with great sadness that I announce the death of my mother, Joan Rivers,” Melissa Rivers said in a written statement today. “She passed peacefully at 1:17 p.m. surrounded by family and close friends. My son and I would like to thank the doctors, nurses, and staff of Mount Sinai Hospital for the amazing care they provided for my mother.” Melissa Rivers added that she and her son, Cooper, who […]

  • Coroner: Williams Died In Apparent Suicide By Hanging

    (ABC News) — Robin Williams died in an apparent suicide by hanging, according to Lt. Keith Boyd, chief deputy coroner for Marin County Sheriff’s Office. The 63-year-old actor also had “superficial cuts” on his wrist and a closed pocket knife was found near his body. The actor’s publicist, Mara Buxbaum, told ABC News that the actor had been battling “severe depression of late.” Lt. Boyd added that Williams had also been seeking treatment for depression. Williams had long battled demons. […]