Latest Entries »

Another reason to home school kids

fox13now.com

[ooyala code=”RldTlybzrveUWQ9T_-gpL9Q-akiJv19X” player_id=”3ce6404476914e86994d87aac3e4391b”]

PLEASANT GROVE, Utah — A mother in Pleasant Grove is furious with staff at the city’s junior high school after she said they fed her daughter lunch out of a trash can.

Sierra Prince is a special needs student in the 8th grade at Pleasant Grove Junior High School. While Wednesday was only her second day at school, she already isn’t looking forward to her third day.

“I don’t even know if I want to go to school tomorrow at all,” Prince said.

According to Prince, when she asked for a piece of pizza for lunch on Wednesday afternoon, she was told there was none left. However, after insisting she wanted pizza, a second kitchen employee pulled out what was left from the top of a trash can.

“I didn’t really like the taste of it at all,” Prince said. “It was nasty.”

A diabetic with learning…

View original post 231 more words

WTVR.com

RICHMOND, Va. –Check out these videos from viewers from across Central Virginia of Wednesday night’s storm.

Lightening near the CBS 6 tower in the Museum District. –From Trevor

Amazing lightning storm going on right now Had to go inside to take bulk of the videos…air was so charged I could feel it! –From Suze

Lightening storm in Midlothian/ Deer Run — From Kelsie —

Some freaky lightening concentrated in one spot for the past 15-20 minutes! Located at Ridgefield Pkwy/Pump Road in Henrico. –From Aubrey

View original post

myfox8.com

BILOXI, Miss. — A heroic truck driver ran toward a flaming car, pulling an injured woman and her 1-year-old granddaughter to safety after a violent collision.

David Fredericksen had his dash cam rolling on Aug. 11 along Interstate 10 in Biloxi, Miss. when a violent collision occurred right in front of him, auto blog Jalopnik reported.

Fredericksen exited his vehicle and, with a fire extinguisher in hand, doused the burning car and pulled the woman and her granddaughter to safety.

Both the woman and the baby reportedly survived, though the grandmother suffered a broken leg and other injuries, according to a caption accompanying the video on YouTube.

No one involved in the crash was identified.

The video’s timestamp reads “1/28/2013” but the caption accompanying the video clarifies that it is wrong at that the incident happened Aug. 11.

View original post

FOX31 Denver

OCEAN CITY, Md.- In 2012, Ocean City stopped regulating street performers due to a lawsuit with the American Civil Liberties Union.

Recent controversy has leaders in the resort town believing it might be time to revisit the rules, WBOC reported.

The town has apparently fielded complaints about a street performer who was pole dancing on the boardwalk. 

The woman, identified as Chelsea Plymale, was dressed in a bikini, and seen dancing on a portable pole Saturday evening. Her performances were drawing large crowds, and also criticism. 

“I mean I knew people were going to be shocked, but I didn’t know I was going to be you know pushed into the spotlight like this,” she said.

Criticism has been coming from every inch of the boardwalk–from business owners to concerned parents.

Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan said since the town lost the lawsuit in 2012 street performers do not need a permit…

View original post 83 more words

WTVR.com

[ooyala code=”8xcnFrbzo5zbyCJWhvVJTp0m02_hHIxQ” player_id=”6c21d43b06ee4460a29e40d9542c86ae”]

MARIN COUNTY, Calif — Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams apparently took his own life at his Northern California home Monday, law enforcement officials said. Williams was 63.

“He has been battling severe depression of late,” his media representative Mara Buxbaum told CNN. “This is a tragic and sudden loss. The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”

Coroner investigators suspect “the death to be a suicide due to asphyxia,” according to a statement from the Marin County, California, Sheriff’s office.

SHARE YOUR FAVORITE MEMORIES ON THE CBS 6 FACEBOOK PAGE

Williams married graphic designer Susan Schneider in Napa Valley, California, ceremony in October 2011. Schneider sent a written statement to CNN through the representative.

“This morning, I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of its most beloved artists and beautiful human beings. I…

View original post 759 more words

myfox8.com

Video that shows a bear walking upright like a human in New Jersey has gone viral. 

In the video, the bear strolls across the street, looks into a trash can and eventually heads into the woods.

The New York Daily News reached out to the Jefferson police department. A woman said they had seen the video and there is an injured bear that has been seen around Jefferson.

Bears with injured paws often walk on their hind legs.

The video has been watched over 150,000 times on YouTube and several images have been shared on Twitter and Facebook.

View original post

WTVR.com

A man had his beer stolen by a “crabby” character.

In this video, you can see a man struggle with a crab as the crab tries to get away with his beer. Eventually, the crab wins out and gets away with the beer.

Eventually, the crab decided it didn’t want the beer anymore, and just dropped it.

Take a look at the video:

[ooyala code=”x0dG54bjpFZh0xOIpywUB6sGaZDZVuFr” player_id=”6c21d43b06ee4460a29e40d9542c86ae”]

View original post

WTVR.com

[ooyala code=”JqYmYybzo5QFx0y9ptOMCDmgaTR5OznO” player_id=”6c21d43b06ee4460a29e40d9542c86ae”]

RICHMOND, Va. – Did you see Thursday night’s meteor over Virginia?

About 10:15 p.m. Thursday, many of you reported seeing a bright fireball in the sky.

“The fireball was seen from primarily Virginia but witnesses from Washington DC, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and West Virginia  also reported seeing the phenomenon,” the American Meteor Society said.

Here is video shot by Dan Perjar in Raleigh, North Carolina.

“Sizable meteor caught on my dash cam in Raleigh tonight,” Perjar posted on YouTube.

CLICK HERE to read the spotter reports from Thursday night.

View original post 43 more words