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  • Officer stabbed at Flint airport 'never stopped fighting' until suspect was in handcuffs

    Officer stabbed at Flint airport 'never stopped fighting' until suspect was in handcuffs

    (FLINT, Mich.) — The airport police officer who was stabbed in the neck at Bishop International Airport in Flint, Michigan, on Wednesday morning, was able to stop the assault within a minute and “never stopped fighting” until the attacker was in handcuffs, officials said. The suspect, Amor Ftouhi of Canada, is in custody and the police officer, Lt. Jeff Neville, was listed in stable condition Wednesday and is expected to fully recover. Officials said Ftouhi was outside the TSA screening area at the time of the attack. Ftouhi allegedly went into a public restroom, dropped his bags and “came out, […]

  • Chris Stapleton healed up; resumes All-American Road Show tonight

    Chris Stapleton healed up; resumes All-American Road Show tonight

    Less than a month after postponing eight concert dates on his All-American Road Show tour, Chris Stapleton has gathered the guys in the band and returns to the stage tonight in Tulsa, OK. After the suggested period of rest and rehab for a broken bone and detached tendon in his right index finger, Chris is apparently well enough to perform and play guitar.  At least,that’s according to his recent Instagram post showing himself holding up the finger with a splint on it with the caption “On my way to Tulsa, where this will come OFF & it will be ON!” […]

  • Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

    Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

    (NEW YORK) — Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall in southwestern Louisiana near the Texas border early Thursday morning, bringing the threat of strong winds, rain and potentially-dangerous floods to several Southern states. The National Weather Service has warned that the storm could cause “life-threatening flash flooding.” A tropical storm warning is in effect from High Island, Texas, to Morgan City, Louisiana. But ABC News meteorologists said this warning is likely to end soon as Cindy weakens throughout the day. Cindy is expected to slowly sweep across western and northern Louisiana and into southeastern Arkansas between Thursday night and Friday morning. […]

  • Dog in distress rescued from hot car where temperature reached 120 degrees

    Dog in distress rescued from hot car where temperature reached 120 degrees

    (AUBURN, Mass.) — A dog in distress was rescued from a hot car in Auburn, Massachusetts on Wednesday. The Auburn Police Department responded to a call about a dog in a vehicle at the Auburn Plaza shopping center. Police and Animal Control Officer Aimee Contois arrived on the scene and successfully removed the heavily-panting dog from the car in which temperatures had reached 120 degrees, officials said. “Thankfully it all worked out and the dog is doing OK,” APD said in a Facebook post. The owner was given a $150 citation for leaving the dog in the car. The police […]

  • Police chief pleads with author who hid treasure to 'call off the hunt' after two die

    Police chief pleads with author who hid treasure to 'call off the hunt' after two die

    (NEW YORK) — The New Mexico State Police chief is pleading with author Forrest Fenn to call off a treasure hunt he created that authorities say has resulted in the death of two people. “I want Mr. Fenn to retrieve the treasure or call off the hunt,” Pete Kassetas, the chief of the New Mexico State Police, told ABC News. “It’s solely based in the interest of public safety.” Kassetas said he “felt compelled to take a stance” on the treasure hunt after a body was recovered earlier this week in the New Mexico wilderness that police believe is Paris […]

  • Stabbing of officer at Michigan airport being investigated as act of terrorism

    Stabbing of officer at Michigan airport being investigated as act of terrorism

    (FLINT, Mich.) — Authorities are investigating the stabbing of an airport police officer at Bishop International Airport in Flint, Michigan, on Wednesday morning, as an act of terrorism, David Gelios of the FBI said Wednesday. The police officer, Lt. Jeff Neville, was stabbed in the neck, and is in stable condition and expected to fully recover, officials said. The suspect, who was taken into custody after the incident, was identified as Amor Ftouhi, 49, a Canadian man who legally entered the U.S. in Lake Champlain, New York, on June 16, and later traveled to Flint, Gelios said. Officials said the […]

  • Eric Garner's family 'frustrated' by slow pace of federal investigation

    Eric Garner's family 'frustrated' by slow pace of federal investigation

    (NEW YORK) — The family of Eric Garner — the New York man who died after he was placed in a chokehold by an NYPD officer — said they were “frustrated” by the lack of resolution in the federal investigation into Garner’s death, which remains ongoing nearly three years later. “Once again, we’re gonna be playing the waiting game,” Garner’s mother, Gwen Carr, said in a press conference Wednesday afternoon after the family met with officials from the Department of Justice in Brooklyn. “We came here today for answers, but evidently, we are still without knowing whether we are going […]