May 16, 2018

Police officer confronts armed man at Illinois high school; no students injured: City

Google Maps(DIXON, Ill.) -- A police officer confronted and injured an armed man at an Illinois high school Wednesday morning, a city official said, adding that no students or staff were injured in the incident. The armed man first shot at the Dixon police officer at about 8 a.m. at Dixon High Schoo..
May 16, 2018

‘Heroic’ resource officer hailed for stopping armed teen at high school, saving lives

Google Maps(DIXON, Ill.) -- An Illinois school resource officer stopped an armed teenager at a high school Wednesday morning, according to the local police chief, who applauded the officer for saving "countless" lives. When the 19-year-old suspect fired several shots near a gym at Dixon High School,..
May 16, 2018

Florida man dies from exploding electronic cigarette: Autopsy

iStock/Thinkstock(ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. ) -- An exploding electronic cigarette caused the death of a Florida man earlier this month, an autopsy determined. Tallmadge D'Elia, 38, died on May 5 from parts of an electronic cigarette that penetrated his head, according to the autopsy report. His bod..
May 16, 2018

East Coast bracing for more heavy rain, flooding

WABC(NEW YORK) -- At least five people, including an 11-year-old girl, were killed by falling trees resulting from severe weather on Tuesday. As of 8 p.m. ET, 496,777 customers in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey and Connecticut had lost electricity. That had declined to 359,534 by 5:45 a.m. today..