A pregnant woman went into labor on a bus bench directly across the street from Cedars Sinai hospital in Los Angeles today, LA affiliate NBC4 reports. The woman was prevented from crossing the street because it was closed to make way for President Obama’s motorcade.
Algerian officials confirmed the crash of a passenger airliner earlier today in the desert near the border of Mali.
Algeria Air Flight 5017 carrying 110 passengers and six crew was en route from Burkina Faso to Algeria’s capital when it disappeared from radar over northern Mali.
Two Algeria fighter jets spotted the wreckage in the desert.
Netflix’s “Orange is the New Black” is immensely popular in Michigan. So popular that a warden at a Michigan prison has replaced the orange prison issue clothing for black-and-white stripes, USA Today reports.
A woman was shot by carjackers who stole her Chevy Camaro sports car outside her gated Sandy Springs community on Wednesday night, Channel 2 Action News reports. Police recovered the stolen car on Roswell Road and impounded the vehicle.
Israr Shah said an armed gunman approached him and his wife, Monique Lassiter, outside of their apartment at the Lodge Apartments on Roswell Road.
“All of the sudden this guy came with a bandana on his face holding a gun,” Shah told Channel 2’s Mike Petchenik. “He asked us to get on the floor.”
Be glad you don’t live in China. Remember these gruesome looking beasts? In addition to battling giant hornets that killed over 40 people in China last year, they now have a new giant bug to contend with. This flying insect with fangs is about the size of a man’s head.
A Virginia man was arrested after he left his 1-year-old twins alone in a car while he had sex with a woman in a nearby building.
Juan Munfort, 27, was charged with two counts of felony child endangerment and indecent exposure after police, responding to a complaint, discovered the twins in a parked car with the windows rolled down.
The New York Police Department has a baffling mystery on its hands. Someone scaled the Brooklyn bridge last night or early this morning and raised 2 gigantic white flags where American flags usually fly. Police are trying to figure out if the white flags were put there by terrorists or pranksters — and how they managed to bypass the bridge’s tight security.