Wednesday , 16 January 2019

National News

5 things to watch before the bell

Whether or not she now prevails in a confidence vote called for 2 p.m. ET on Wednesday, there are only a limited number of outcomes to the chaos: Brexit will either be delayed, called off altogether or completed by March 29, with or without an exit deal. Most analysts agree that Tuesday’s record defeat for May makes a delay, and …

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Attacking pair of hawks send people to hospitals

VIERA, Fla. — A pair of hawks attacking people in the parking lot of a Brevard County hotel have sent more than a dozen people to hospitals. Hawks attack people in hotel parking lot, drawing blood in some instances 14 people sought treatment at hospital — some needed multiple stitches Professional trapper has destroyed nest; no eggs were found Red-tailed …

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PD: Mom demanded her child beat woman with bat

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — A Louisville mom has been arrested weeks after police say she told her 13-year-old daughter to beat a woman with a baseball bat and smash her car windows. The alleged incident took place on Nov. 11, on South Preston Street, near East St. Catherine Street.  Police say 26-year-old Courtney Parker got into an argument with a …

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Are there foods you should avoid during the government shutdown? It depends who you ask

The answer is complicated, and it depends who you ask. “We are very concerned that the shutdown may lead to lapses in food safety, but we don’t know where or when these will happen,” said Sarah Sorscher, deputy director of regulatory affairs at the Center for Science in the Public Interest, a consumer advocacy group. On Tuesday, the US Food …

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Karen Pence painting a new second lady role

Pence will teach elementary art two days a week at Immanuel Christian School in northern Virginia, her office announced. She’ll be known as “Mrs. Pence” to her students, not as the second lady of the United States, per her office. “I am excited to be back in the classroom and doing what I love to do, which is to teach …

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Cyclist rides 1,500 miles to raise awareness for hunger

Mountain bicyclist Gabriel Whitlock hopes to bring an important conversation to the table as he rides nearly 1,500 miles to raise hunger awareness, raise money and draw attention to nonprofit giving farms. (Photo credit: WLOS staff) FAIRVIEW, N.C. (WLOS) —  A mountain bicyclist hopes to bring an important conversation to the table as he rides nearly 1,500 miles round-trip to …

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Man still claims alien abduction 45 years later

PASCAGOULA, MS (WALA-TV)- Are we alone? Is Earth really the only planet with life? Or, is something else out there? It’s been a debate for decades. Are aliens out there and have they ever made contact with us? Shelby Myers After 45 years of keeping it a secret from his own family, a Gulf Coast man’s declining health has given …

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Hundreds of trucks pay tribute to driver

by Pafoua Yang, FOX 11 News Honor run for Jesse Hettmann Monday, January 14, 2019 (WLUK/Pafoua Yang) ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (WLUK) — Emergency responders paid tribute to a Green Bay tow truck driver killed on the highway. Jesse Hettman was helping remove a vehicle from I-41 near Oneida Street when he was hit. Flashing lights from hundreds of trucks lit up …

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Man fends off doggy door intruder

Levi Thompson holds a 30 inch plant stand that was used against him as a weapon. He suffered a fractured skull after an attack by an intruder who came in through the doggy door. (WHAM photo) MACEDON, N.Y. —  (WHAM) – He says he was brutally attacked in his own home, by a suspect who came in through the door …

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Woman scammed from someone posing as a celebrity

CLEVELAND — A woman from Elyria told us she’s been taken for a wild, Hollywood ride after meeting real celebrities. She was fooled by criminals in a very elaborate way that, if you follow stars, you could be a victim, too. “This is a life dream of mine to use my talents and gifts,” said Amy Gilbert. She’s following her …

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