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August 24, 2018

Family staged ‘escape room-style kidnapping’ hoax in Washington park: Authorities

iStock/Thinkstock(OLYMPIA, Wash.) -- When witnesses told authorities they saw several men in white plastic jumpsuits grab and restrain three children in an Olympia park and put them in the back of a red truck, they thought they were witnessing a kidnapping. But what they actually saw was an "elabora..
August 24, 2018

Extreme flooding reported as Hurricane Lane nears Hawaii

ABC News(HONOLULU) -- Parts of Hawaii's Big Island have already reported receiving more than 2 feet of rain as Hurricane Lane lurches northward at about 6 mph. The biggest threat from the Category 3 hurricane remains life-threatening flash flooding that could lead to landslides or mudslides. Th..
August 24, 2018

Man who allegedly fired gun at New York City high-rise turns himself in

Google(NEW YORK) -- A 22-year-old man accused of firing a handgun at a high-rise building on Manhattan's Upper East Side has turned himself in to police. Farris Koroma has been charged with two counts each of criminal possession of a weapon, reckless endangerment and criminal mischief following..
August 24, 2018

State attorney general contacts Chicago Archdiocese after 7 priests in Pennsylvania report connected to Illinois

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(CHICAGO) -- With "at least seven priests with connections to Illinois" identified in the recent grand jury report in Pennsylvania that revealed more than 300 priests allegedly assaulted more than 1,000 children, the Illinois attorney general said she plans to reach out to th..