July 12, 2018

Mother, daughter killed when 800-pound boulder fell off truck, smashed their car; driver in custody: Police

KSTP(ROSEMOUNT, Minn.) -- A mother and daughter died when a roughly 800-pound boulder fell off a truck and smashed into their car, and now that truck driver is in custody, according to police. Karen Christiansen, 67, was driving with her daughter, Jena Christiansen, 32, in Rosemount, Minnesota, Mond..
July 12, 2018

Woman abandoned at birth discovers she has multiple siblings who were also deserted by mother

ABC News(COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho) -- One early morning in 1987, staff at a local hospital in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, noticed an odd sight: a pregnant woman in labor had checked herself in alone, without any luggage or personal items. She signed in with the name Amy Dee Beach, claiming she was single..
July 12, 2018

US service member killed in Afghanistan marks second American combat death in one week

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- A U.S. service member was killed in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday due to wounds sustained during a combat operation, according to a release from U.S. Forces Afghanistan. The service member, who has not yet been identified, marks the fourth American combat death in ..
July 12, 2018

Man who harassed woman in Puerto Rican T-shirt now facing hate crime charges

ABC News(CHICAGO) -- The man caught on video making racist comments to a woman wearing a Puerto Rican flag T-shirt is now facing additional hate crime charges. Timothy Trybus already faced a simple assault charge over the June 14 incident but a spokesperson for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Off..