Fort Pierce police searching for hit-and-run driver involved in crash with city transit bus
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A 73-year-old New York grandmother outsmarted scammers who pretended to be her grandson and said he needed $8,000 to be bailed out of jail
"I told him I had the money in the house, and I figured, he's not going to fall for that. Well, he fell for that hook, line, and sinker," the woman said.
- Business Insider
Airplane cabins are chock-full of secret cameras, but they're not used to spy on passengers. Here's what they're for and where to find them.
Flight attendants and pilots rely on cameras to see where they cannot, especially when it comes to ensuring the security and safety of an aircraft.
- KABC – Los Angeles
Over 50 stolen catalytic converters were confiscated, and citations totaling $56,000 in possible fines were issued to several auto businesses in Riverside County as part of "Operation Undercarriage," officials say.
Why would anyone do this?
I've lived in Scotland my entire life. Here are 6 traditions I grew up with that my American friends find surprising.
Insider's Mikhaila Friel was born in Glasgow, Scotland, and has spent time in both the US and England.
- The Daily Beast
Quintana Roo Defense DepartmentA shooting at a ritzy resort near Cancun left two Canadians dead and one other injured Friday, Mexican authorities said. The gunman remains at large. The shooting is the latest in a spate of horrific violence in the vacation hotspot.A man wielding a gun was caught on CCTV at the five-star Xcaret Hotel, located at popular Playa del Carmen, in a gray sweatsuit by the pool. Lucio Hernández Gutiérrez, the Public Secretary of Defense for the state of Quintana Roo, said
- Kansas City Star
“I do definitely think that this is going to undermine the trust that folks may have in this particular officer,” a police accountability expert said.
- Associated Press
A truck carrying about 100 monkeys was involved in a crash Friday in Pennsylvania, state police said as authorities searched for at least three of the monkeys that appeared to have escaped the vehicle. The truck carrying the animals crashed with a dump truck in the afternoon in Montour County, Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Andrea Pelachick told the Daily Item. Authorities have asked residents who might see the monkeys to call state police at 570-524-2662.
- Business Insider
Boeing's most controversial plane is being used to fight climate change. See inside the new Boeing 737 Max ecoDemonstrator.
Technology being tested on the 737 Max ecoDemonstrator may be found on Boeing aircraft, both new and existing, for decades to come.
George Gascón issued a written response after Union Pacific accused the LA County DA of not processing all the cases involving thieves targeting cargo containers.
The mother refused to give the child's name to the woman. But the woman somehow already knew his name and began to call it out, police said.
- Miami Herald
“It had to be divine intervention.”
Two Canadians died of gunshot wounds after an argument turned violent at a resort near Cancun on Mexico's Caribbean coast, authorities said on Friday. Both guests at the upscale resort on the Riviera Maya of Quintana Roo state had criminal records, said Mexican officials, citing information from the Canadian police. Mexican police are searching for another person thought to have fired the shots who had a "long" criminal record in Canada, said the attorney general's office in Quintana Roo, home to a stretch of white-sand beach resorts and lush jungles.
- Bucks County Courier Times
Middletown police found 14 catalytic converters, suspected to be stolen from vehicles throughout the region, during a traffic stop.
A dark late-model Ford Mustang careened out of control into the crowd attending a Lamborghini After Hours event Friday evening in Sarasota, Florida.
- Chillicothe Gazette
Ross County food pantries have seen less clients in 2021 compared to 2020 because of increased government benefits.
- WCVB - Boston
Police say the victim is in grave condition, but noted that there is no threat to the public at this time.
Law enforcement seized 20 firearm, about 5,000 rounds of ammunition and numerous high-capacity magazines from a Ravenna Township home on Friday.
- The State
The witness also told police that David Bennett Galloway III lied to a group of teenage girls about his age on the night of the assault.
The passengers on a flight from Newark to Tel Aviv became unruly after being asked to show proof of their assigned seats, according to Israeli news outlet N12