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  • Pennsylvania Mom Accused of Killing Infant With Drug-Tainted Breast Milk

    DOYLESTOWN, Pa. – A Pennsylvania mother is accused of killing her young son by feeding him breast milk containing a deadly mix of drugs. WPVI reported that Samantha Jones, 30, of New Britain Township, was charged Friday with criminal homicide in the death of her 11-week-old son. The suspect reportedly told investigators she was taking prescription methadone because of an addiction to painkillers when her child died April 2. Jones told police that she was too tired to prepare formula for the […]

  • Target Offers 15 Percent Off Classroom Supplies for Teachers

    MINNEAPOLIS – Target is offering teachers a 15 percent discount on select classroom supplies this summer – and the savings start Sunday. The department store announced the move in a post on their blog “A Bullseye View”: “Pssst… teachers. New this year, we’re making life a little easier for you, too, with a special 15-percent discount … For the first time, Target’s offering teachers nationwide 15 percent off select classroom supplies, from pens, pencils, crayons and markers to classroom storage and […]

  • Daughter Sentenced for Killing Father After Finding Child Porn of Herself

    MANCHESTER, England – A UK woman has been sentenced to prison for murdering her father and burying him in the garden—but only after she found his stash of child pornography that included images of herself. After pleading guilty to manslaughter, fraud, and false representation, Barbara Coombes received a nine-year sentence this week. UK authorities only learned about the 2006 murder in January when 63-year-old Coombes walked into a police station and confessed, reports the Guardian. Authorities then uncovered the body of […]

  • Chuck E. Cheese’s Jumping on ‘Pay Your Age’ Bandwagon After Build-a-Bear Chaos

    Didn’t get to Build-A-Bear? Chuck E. Cheese’s is jumping on the ‘Pay Your Age’ bandwagon. Massive crowds led Build-A-Bear to cancel its ‘Pay Your Age’ event Thursday. During the event, customers were told they could pay their current age for any make-your-own furry friend. In a Facebook Post Friday, Chuck E. Cheese’s said parents can pay their child’s age to get 30 minutes of All You Can Play. The offer is available only Friday at participating locations where the Chuck […]

  • PayPal Tells Dead Woman She is ‘in Breach of Contract’ Because She Died

    “You are in breach of condition 15.4(c) of your agreement with PayPal Credit as we have received notice that you are deceased.” That’s the very real message a British man received three weeks after informing PayPal of his wife’s May 31 death from cancer at age 37. “What empathy-lacking machine sent this?” Howard Durdle, 40, first wrote on Facebook, sharing the letter threatening legal action over Lindsay Durdle’s $4,200 debt, which her widower says her estate couldn’t cover, per Inc. “As soon as […]

  • Build-A-Bear Abandons ‘Pay Your Age Day’ Due to Overwhelming Crowds

    NEW YORK — Customers hoping to “pay your age” to buy a Build-A-Bear Thursday are out of luck as lines have been closed across the U.S. and Canada due to crowds clamoring for the deal, the company said. “Per local authorities, we cannot accept additional Guests at our U.S. Build-A-Bear Workshop locations due to crowd and safety concerns,” the company said shortly after 11 a.m. “We have closed lines in our U.S. stores. We understand some of our Guests are […]

  • Preschooler Wrote Own Obituary Before Dying of Rare Cancer

    VAN METER, Iowa – For nine months a set of parents from Iowa watched their son battle a rare form of pediatric cancer. Last week, 5-year-old Garrett Matthias died. Once doctors told the family Garrett’s cancer was terminal, they knew they could not put off learning of how their son wanted to be remembered. “We never necessarily talked about his funeral, so we never had the conversation with him that he was going to die but we had a lot […]

  • Officer Jumps on Moving Crane to Stop Allegedly Drunk Operator Who Was Smashing Cars

    BROOKHAVEN, N.Y. — Its tires are as tall as a grown man, and its chassis is about the same size as six large pickup trucks put together. Now, a mobile construction crane is impounded and its driver is behind bars after he drove his 30-ton vehicle over some cars and into others while intoxicated, according to police. The driver denies the DUI charge, but four damaged cars and three people in the hospital show that the damage, at least, is undeniable. […]

  • Shark Bites Instagram Model During Bahamas Photo Shoot

    California native Katarina Zarutskie grew up doing water sports and had seen photos online of people swimming with nurse sharks, which Exuma Online deems “typically harmless to humans.” But the 19-year-old Instagram model and University of Miami student still had a frightening experience with one during a Bahamas trip last month, and she tells BuzzFeed she feels “very, very blessed and fortunate” she came out of it relatively OK. The BBC reports she’d finished lunch one day on Staniel Cay with her boyfriend and his family when they […]

  • Mom Donates Kidney to 8-Year-Old She Met at Vacation Bible School

    CONNERSVILLE, Ind. – A mother of five in Indiana made a life-saving donation to an 8-year-old after the two met at Vacation Bible School. “They asked all the kids ‘What are your goals in life?’, and she was 8 at the time,” Kari Woods told WXIN. “When they asked her, she said she wanted to live to be 10.” Woods was a volunteer at Vacation Bible School in the summer of 2017 when she learned 8-year-old Abby Steinard was suffering […]

  • LGBTQ activists sneak in Pride Flag during World Cup in Russia

    RUSSIA – A group of Russian activists found a way to protest Russia’s strict LGBTQ flag laws during the World Cup. The activists walked around Russia in jerseys supporting their teams while sneakily displaying the colors of the rainbow flag to support LGBTQ rights. The group of six made the decision to display their makeshift “flag” because they say homosexuality has been “persecuted, sometimes even by jail sentences” in Russia, according to RadioFreeEurope. The six created major buzz on social […]

  • $400,000 Lamborghini Huracan Goes Up in Flames After Minivan Rips Off Gas Pump Nozzle

    KIRKWOOD. MO – “Not one, but two,” says the person shooting video of a pair of exotic sports cars fueling up at a Missouri gas station. Moments into the video, the van on the opposite side of the blue Lamborghini pulls off with the fuel hose still attached. “I’ve seen people drive away from pumps and make mistakes, but never seen something to that extent with that much money being destroyed,” customer Thomas George said. The driver of the red […]