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  • Semi Narrowly Misses Ohio State Trooper, Driver in Dash Cam Video

    Semi Narrowly Misses Ohio State Trooper, Driver in Dash Cam Video

    (TOLEDO, Ohio) — An Ohio state trooper has been hailed as a hero after dash cam video captured him saving a driver from being hit by an oncoming semi truck. The Ohio State Highway Patrol released video Friday showing Trooper Stephen Zientek after he pulled over on I-475 to help a driver with a dead car battery, according to ABC affiliate WTVG in Toledo, Ohio. The video shows Zientek invite the driver, Mike Celusta, to his squad car to warm up before suddenly he yells at Celusta and they jump over the guardrail. Seconds later, the video shows the semi… Read more

  • Federal Court Denies Change of Venue Request from Suspected Boston Marathon Bomber

    Federal Court Denies Change of Venue Request from Suspected Boston Marathon Bomber

    (BOSTON) — A federal appeals court in Massachusetts on Friday ruled against suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his attorneys, who had been calling for a change of venue in Tsarnaev’s trial. A three-judge panel heard arguments from both Tsarnaev’s legal team, as well as that of the prosecution, determining by a two-to-one majority to deny the request. Noting that “any high-profile case will receive significant media attention” and thus “it is no surprise that people in general, and especially the well-informed, will be aware of it,” the jurors determined that “a jury anywhere in the country will have… Read more

  • American Airlines Flight Delayed Nine Hours by Heavy Snow, Mechanical Problem

    American Airlines Flight Delayed Nine Hours by Heavy Snow, Mechanical Problem

    (DALLAS) — What was supposed to be a nearly one-hour flight turned into a nine-hour ordeal for passengers on board an American Airlines plane delayed for hours because of icy conditions and a mechanical problem. American Airlines flight 382 was scheduled to leave for Oklahoma City from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport at 1:45 p.m. CT Friday, but the plane was grounded until 10:48 p.m. CT. “We get on the plane and it’s just one thing after another,” said passenger Brandon Sullivan. Sullivan told ABC News that the plane sat at the gate for hours waiting for de-icing, which was delayed… Read more

  • Florida Georgia Line Leads Country Stars Heading to Sin City This Fall

    Florida Georgia Line Leads Country Stars Heading to Sin City This Fall

    Florida Georgia Line, Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Lady Antebellum, and Jake Owen lead the pack of stars who’ll storm the Vegas strip for this fall’s Route 91 Harvest Festival. The three-day, two-stage event takes place outdoors at the MGM Resorts Village October 2-4. A Thousand Horses, Frankie Ballard, Mark Chesnutt, Easton Corbin, Brett Eldredge, Gloriana, Joe Nichols, Jon Pardi, Chase Rice, The Cadillac Three, and Thomas Rhett round out the bill for the event’s second year. More than 20,000 fans turned out in 2014. Tickets go on sale online March 13.  Follow –ABCNewsRadio Copyright 2015 ABC News Radio

  • The Band Perry Trades Arenas for High School Gymnasium

    The Band Perry Trades Arenas for High School Gymnasium

    On Thursday afternoon, The Band Perry traded arenas in favor of a high school gymnasium, giving hundreds of students the memory of a lifetime. The trio treated students at Wayne County High School in Jesup, Georgia to a private concert, their prize for registering the most pledges not to text and drive in State Farm’s nationwide Celebrate My Drive campaign. The Band Perry’s road musicians spent the morning meeting with guitar students and members of the marching band, while Kimberly, Reid and Neil visited with the Student Council members who organized the drive, according to The Press Sentinel.  Russell Thomas,… Read more

  • Brad Paisley Sends His Condolences to William Shatner

    Brad Paisley Sends His Condolences to William Shatner

    Brad Paisley is one of the many celebrities reaching out to his friend William Shatner after the death of his Star Trek co-star Leonard Nimoy.  “Thoughts &prayers with @WilliamShatner today. Sorry for your loss buddy. What a friendship you & Leonard had,” Brad tweeted, including a photo of the two during their Star Trek heyday. Nimoy, best known for playing Mr. Spock, passed away Friday morning.  Brad and Shatner first combined their comedic talents in 2003, when the man who played Captain Kirk appeared in the video for “Celebrity.” Four years later, he also guested in the clip for “Online.”… Read more

  • 'Hot Convict' Jeremy Meeks Plans His Modeling Future from Prison

    'Hot Convict' Jeremy Meeks Plans His Modeling Future from Prison

    (NEW YORK) — “Hot Convict” Jeremy Meeks says he’s eager to serve out his sentence and is looking ahead to starting a career in modeling and acting. “I’m in a place where I will be able to provide for my family and really change my life,” Meeks told ABC News from a Nevada prison. “I never thought that everyone in the world would recognize me for my looks, so I feel extremely blessed and very thankful.” The chisel-jawed, blue-eyed Californian became an Internet sensation last year when his mug shot went viral after the Stockton Police Department posted it on… Read more

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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