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  • Boy, 11, Leads Church As Ordained Minister

    Boy, 11, Leads Church As Ordained Minister

    (TEMPLE HILLS, Md.) — Just last month, Ezekiel Stoddard, 11, of Temple Hills, Md., was ordained as a minister in his family’s independent Pentecostal church, where his parents are also pastors. Stoddard said he was motivated to become a minister after God spoke to him in a dream and told him to read Psalm 23. “God gave me that particular scripture because a lot of people, they try to draw you away from the lord, trying to get you on the wrong path,” he said. “People come to you, they ask you questions about why you should act like a […]

  • George Zimmerman’s Reenactment of Trayvon Martin Shooting Released

    George Zimmerman’s Reenactment of Trayvon Martin Shooting Released

    (MIAMI) — “He took my head and slammed it against the concrete several times, and each time I thought my head was going to explode and I thought I was going to lose consciousness,” George Zimmerman told police the day after he shot and killed Trayvon Martin. “I started screaming for help,” but Martin pressed his hands over Zimmerman’s mouth and nose, he said.  “He told me to shut the f*** up, and I was suffocating.” Zimmerman told police he was lying on the ground, but his head was on the concrete. “I didn’t want him to keep slamming my […]

  • George Zimmerman’s Reenactment of Trayvon Martin Shooting

    George Zimmerman’s Reenactment of Trayvon Martin Shooting

    (MIAMI) — “He took my head and slammed it against the concrete several times, and each time I thought my head was going to explode and I thought I was going to lose consciousness,” George Zimmerman told police the day after he shot and killed Trayvon Martin. “I started screaming for help,” but Martin pressed his hands over Zimmerman’s mouth and nose, he said.  “He told me to shut the f*** up, and I was suffocating.” Zimmerman told police he was lying on the ground, but his head was on the concrete. “I didn’t want him to keep slamming my […]

  • Caught on Tape: NY School Bus Monitor Bullied to Tears by Kids

    Caught on Tape: NY School Bus Monitor Bullied to Tears by Kids

    (NEW YORK) — In a case of bullying gone too far, a bus monitor from Greece, N.Y., was verbally abused to tears by a group of middle-school aged kids, who recorded the incident and later posted the profanity-filled video on the Internet. Karen Klein, 68, can be seen taking insults and being ridiculed by the students in a 10-minute video posted on YouTube called “Making the Bus Monitor Cry.”  The video has since gone viral, with well over one million views. Viewers have left comments, mostly condemning the children’s actions, and one, Max Sidorov of Toronto, Canada, started a campaign […]

  • Why Didn’t Jerry Sandusky Take the Stand?

    Why Didn’t Jerry Sandusky Take the Stand?

    (BELLEFONTE, Pa.) — The defense attorneys for Jerry Sandusky had been intent on putting the former Penn State coach accused of child sex abuse on the stand to defend himself, but changed their minds on Wednesday because they felt they had already raised significant doubts about the prosecution’s case, ABC News learned exclusively on Wednesday. Earlier this week, sources said the defense team was convinced they would have to put Sandusky, 68, on the stand to prevent him from being convicted of the 51 counts against him and possibly spending the rest of his life in jail. Sources said that […]

  • Road Rage Ends in a Brutal Beating

    Road Rage Ends in a Brutal Beating

    (LOS ANGELES) — The California Highway Patrol is in the early stages of investigating what appears to be a brutal road-rage beating that was caught on tape June 12, 2012. “As I remember it, I’m trying to get away, they followed me, it got to a point where they blocked me on the freeway,” said Jerry Patterson, the victim in the altercation, in an exclusive interview with ABC’s Eyewitness News reporter John Gregory. Patterson said he defended himself to the best of his ability against his attackers but suffered a concussion. The two-minute video shot by a witness driving by […]

  • Olympics Sports Artist LeRoy Neiman Dead at 91

    Olympics Sports Artist LeRoy Neiman Dead at 91

    (NEW YORK) – LeRoy Neiman, an American artist famous for his vibrant and kaleidoscope-colored portraits of athletes during the Olympics and Super Bowl games, died on Wednesday in New York City at the age of 91, according to The New York Times. The report doesn’t mention a cause of death. He also painted for Playboy, but he is especially remembered for his paintings of Muhammad Ali and Joe Namath. Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio