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  • Las Vegas' Bellagio put on 30-minute lockdown following armed burglary at watch store

    Las Vegas' Bellagio put on 30-minute lockdown following armed burglary at watch store

    (LAS VEGAS) — Police descended upon Las Vegas’ Bellagio Resort & Casino Saturday night — and guests fled in panic from the property, flooding surrounding streets — amidst false reports of an “active shooter.” “Currently investigating burglary at @bellagio,” the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department tweeted at 2:13 a.m. “Initial reports indicated there was an ‘active shooter’ which was false. NO injuries.” Currently investigating burglary at @bellagio. Initial reports indicated there was an “active shooter” which was false. NO injuries. — LVMPD (@LVMPD) March 25, 2017 While there was no active shooter, a high-end watch store at the property was […]

  • Small plane crashes into home in Cobb County, Georgia

    Small plane crashes into home in Cobb County, Georgia

    (COBB COUNTY, Ga.) — A small plane crashed into a home in Cobb County, Georgia Friday evening, local fire officials told ABC affiliate WSB. It was unclear if anyone was killed or injured on the plane or on the ground. It was also not clear how many people were on board, officials said. According to the FAA, the Cessna Citation I aircraft was en route to Fulton County Airport and crashed east of Cobb County International Airport around 7:20 p.m. Eastern. Further information was not immediately available. Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

  • Double-amputee military veteran graduates from police academy

    Double-amputee military veteran graduates from police academy

    (YAPHANK, N.Y.) — Officer Matias Ferreira is celebrating a dream come true. After 29 weeks of training, the 28-year-old resident of Wantagh, New York, graduated Friday from the Suffolk County Police Academy as its first fully active-duty double-amputee police officer. The academy said it believed that Ferreira was also the first in the U.S. as well. “It’s pretty incredible,” Ferreira told ABC News after the graduation ceremony. “I’m truly honored to be part of the department. When I first got on, I didn’t know how good I would do — maybe having some self-doubts in the beginning — but I […]

  • Up with "People": New Little Big Town single reveals the secret to happiness

    Up with "People": New Little Big Town single reveals the secret to happiness

    Little Big Town has released a second single for their album The Breaker. “Happy People” is the follow-up to their smash hit “Better Man,” which was penned by Taylor Swift. The rhythmic track was written by Hailey Winters and Lori McKenna.  McKenna co-wrote Tim McGraw‘s award-winning “Humble & Kind.” All the lyrics contain wise words, but the song’s biggest piece of advice comes in the chorus, where the group explains the path to true happiness. “If you wanna know the secret: Can’t buy it, gotta make it/ You ain’t ever gonna be it by taking someone else’s away,” they sing. […]

  • Smooth Moves: Florida Georgia Line selling out stadiums

    Smooth Moves: Florida Georgia Line selling out stadiums

    Today Florida Georgia Line joined an elite list of country music superstars who sell out stadiums across the country.  The duo pulled off the feat with their first-ever stadium headlining tour, The Smooth Tour 2017. The in-demand dates include shows at Boston’s Fenway Park, Minneapolis’ Target Field and Chicago’s Wrigley Field. “It’s an unreal feeling knowing that our dreams of being in stadiums are coming true and that our fans sold these shows out so quickly,” said FGL’s Tyler Hubbard. “Not to mention we get to share a stage with our boys Backstreet Boys, Nelly and Chris Lane. These shows […]

  • North Carolina wife searches for wedding dress husband accidentally donated

    North Carolina wife searches for wedding dress husband accidentally donated

    (BAHAMA, N.C.) — Natalie Gelbert was devastated to learn that her husband, Chad Gelbert, accidentally donated her wedding dress when he dropped off his daughter’s old baby clothes. “I have a 7-year-old stepdaughter, and we were packing up all her baby stuff,” Natalie, 25, of Bahama, North Carolina, told ABC News. “My dress was in the storage room. He put it in a bag for me to take to the cleaners to preserve it. But then he packed the car with the Goodwill stuff and went to drop it off, and everything was in the same-looking bag, and [he] didn’t […]

  • Cops scale back manpower in unsolved Indiana double murder

    Cops scale back manpower in unsolved Indiana double murder

    (DELPHI, Ind.) — Authorities searching for the killer of two Indiana teen girls are “scaling back” manpower in the over month-long investigation, but stress that they aren’t giving up and the case isn’t going cold. Each day there have been as many as 40 to 50 officers, and sometimes up to 100 officers, working to solve the double murder of Abby Williams, 13, and Libby German, 14, in the more than five weeks since the teens were found dead, said Sgt. Kim Riley of Indiana State Police. But now, the number of officers working each day will drop to about […]