September 24, 2019

3 suicides in 1 week by sailors from aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush

U.S. Navy(NORFOLK, Va.) -- The deaths by suicide of three sailors serving aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush last week have led the ship's commanding officer to urge his crew to come together and help shipmates in need. The three unrelated deaths by suicide occurred while the ship..
September 24, 2019

13 children of firefighters who died in 9/11 graduate from FDNY training academy

VEX Collective/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The newest class of New York City firefighters includes a group following tracks laid by their parents 18 years ago. Of the 301 probationary firefighters who graduated Tuesday from the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) training academy, 13 are children of firefi..
September 24, 2019

11-year-old boy steals brother’s car to drive 200 miles to live with man he met on Snapchat

iStock(SIMPSONVILLE, S.C.) -- An 11-year-old South Carolina boy stole his brother's car and drove over 200 miles to meet an adult male that he communicated with on Snapchat, police said. The child, from Simpsonville, had driven overnight Sunday to meet the unknown male when he became lost and p..
September 24, 2019

Submarine found in Pacific Ocean with $165 million in cocaine, Coast Guard says

iStock(NEW YORK) -- A submarine in the Pacific Ocean was found with over 12,000 pounds of cocaine worth over $165 million dollars, officials said. The vessel was intercepted by officials with the U.S. Coast Guard, who arrested four suspected drug smugglers, the Coast Guard said in a statement announ..