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Cars Swallowed in iHOP Parking Lot Cave-In

November 10, 2015 12:02 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1555
Mississippi diners got an unexpected surprise with their pancakes at a local iHOP on Sunday night when the parking lot of the facility was swallowed by a 50 foot sinkhole. The incident took place around 7:15 pm on Sunday when the ground gave way and swallowed over 15 cars that were parked in the lot…. View Article

Dams Burst at Brazilian Iron Mine

November 7, 2015 7:51 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1433
Search and rescue efforts have continued in Brazil through the weekend after two dams at a Brazilian iron mine collapsed and flooded a nearby village. Residents of the village are still missing with some believed to be buried beneath the mud that has encased the surrounding areas. The disaster occurred on Thursday when the two… View Article

US Cargo Ship Wreckage Found Off Bahamas

November 3, 2015 1:51 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1789
The lost cargo freighter that sank during a hurricane last month taking the lives of 33 crew members was found in the deep waters of the coast of the Bahamas on Monday. For the past month, search teams have been trying to look for the wreckage in an attempt to bring closure for the families… View Article

No Survivors after Russian Plane Crashes in Egypt

October 31, 2015 9:51 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1697
Early Saturday, a Russian airliner crashed into Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula killing all 224 people on board. The Airbus A321 crashed shortly after take off from a popular resort town near the Red Sea. While not much is known around the circumstances surrounding the crash this morning, there are a few basic facts thanks to the… View Article

Flooding and Tornadoes Sweep Through Central Texas

October 31, 2015 9:07 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1740
A deadly storm pelted central Texas on Friday, claiming the lives of two and bombarding the state with torrential rains, flooding and even tornadoes. The severe weather called for evacuations of the areas outside of San Antonio as the tornadoes ripped through homes and structures outside of the city and the highways began to flood… View Article

Canadian Whale Watching Boat Sinks

October 26, 2015 8:20 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1630
Canadian officials are trying to put the pieces together today after a commercial whale-watching vessel mysteriously sank off the coast of Vancouver Island in the tourist area of Tofino. The boat sank around 5:00 pm and had 27 passengers on board but sadly five were deceased by the time the coast guard arrived and one… View Article

China Continues Cyber-Attacks on U.S. Companies

October 22, 2015 4:03 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1606
Over the past week, American companies have been under cyber-attacks from the Chinese despite there being a cyber-agreement in place between the United States and China. A company known as CrowdStrike in Irvine, California has revealed its documented over seven hacking attempts from China all attempting to obtain trade secrets and ¬†intellectual property. The attacks… View Article

Second Shark Attack This Week in Oahu

October 18, 2015 2:52 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1827
The ocean this week seems to be having a serious case of the “weird and bizarre” and we don’t like it. Earlier this week it was reported that one of the most venomous snakes on the planet (the yellow-bellied sea snake) washed up on the beach of Oxnard, California after a 30 year absence. Now,… View Article

Dentist Will Not Be Charged in Cecil the Lion Death

October 14, 2015 5:50 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1515
Walter Palmer, the dentist accused of killing beloved Cecil the Lion, can breathe a sigh of relief as Zimbabwe officials have stated they have no plans to press charges. The death of the infamous lion received a wealth of publicity over the past few months which resulted in Palmer having to shut down his business… View Article

Trio of Drifters Charged in the Death of Hikers

October 14, 2015 5:42 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 4645
Three drifters have been charged with the murders of two hikers this week in a brutal double-slaying that is leaving the San Francisco area in shock this week. The three suspects: Sean Angold (24), Morrison Lampley (23), and Lila Scott (18) were arrested in Oregon and arrived at the Marin County Jail in California yesterday… View Article

Oregon Campus Shooting Could Have Been Much Worse

October 3, 2015 6:48 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1505
Authorities have revealed that the shooting at the community college campus in Oregon could have been much worse if it wasn’t for the actions of one heroic student in an adjoining classroom. On the day that the shooter stepped on to campus, he was armed with six guns, body armor as well as five magazines… View Article

Stampede Near Mecca Leaves 700 Dead

September 24, 2015 6:29 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1419
Just weeks after a crane fell through the Grand Mosque in Mecca, killing over 100 hundred pilgrims there for their holiest time of the year, a stampede has now claimed the lives of over 717 people who were on their pilgrimage to the holy city. Reports indicate the stampede happened around 9 am about six… View Article