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  • 4-year-old boy dies, 2-year-old brother hospitalized in Connecticut hot car incident

    4-year-old boy dies, 2-year-old brother hospitalized in Connecticut hot car incident

    (WEST HAVEN, Conn.) — A 4-year-old died and his 2-year-old brother was hospitalized after they were found in a hot car at a Connecticut apartment complex Thursday afternoon, officials said. Many details in the deadly tragedy remain unknown, including how long they were inside the car, the West Haven Police Department said Friday. Police obtained surveillance from the complex and hoped to determine that from the footage. It also doesn’t appear the children were left in the car, according to the police. The boys’ father had called police, authorities said, adding that he is cooperating. The 2-year-old remains in the […]

  • Your chance to see Dierks Bentley’s Saturday stop on the Mountain High Tour for free

    Your chance to see Dierks Bentley’s Saturday stop on the Mountain High Tour for free

    Even if you can’t make it to Indianapolis, Indiana for Dierks Bentley‘s Saturday night set at Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center, you can still check out his show.  Live Nation will stream Dierks’ latest stop on the Mountain High Tour as part of their Concert Series on Twitter. The Arizona native is set to take the stage at 9:20 p.m. ET. You can tune in to watch at Live.Twitter.com/DierksBentley. In addition to his hits, you can expect Dierks to showcase his latest album, The Mountain, which features his most recent #1, “Woman, Amen.” Tour mates Brothers Osborne will also likely join him to showcase their […]

  • From a kid watching the Cardinals to headlining the stadium, Kenny Chesney is amped up to play St. Louis

    From a kid watching the Cardinals to headlining the stadium, Kenny Chesney is amped up to play St. Louis

    When Kenny Chesney takes the stage Saturday night at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, it’ll be a career first. “You know what, we’ve never played, I don’t believe… a stadium venue in St. Louis,” he explains. “We’ve always played the amphitheater or we’ve played the arena several times, just kinda flip-flopped back and forth. This is the first time, I believe… So we’re looking really forward to it. Man, we really are,” he adds. For the superstar from East Tennessee, it’ll be a sentimental moment. “It’s so ironic,” he reflects. “I mean, years ago when I was a kid, I went to […]

  • SOUTHERN PINES–Mum’s the word on what a new development will bring.   More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 & Classic Hits.

  • At least 13 dead, including children, in Missouri duck boat accident

    At least 13 dead, including children, in Missouri duck boat accident

    (BRANSON, Mo.) — A tourist duck boat capsized in a lake near Branson, Missouri, amid powerful storms, killing at least 13 people, including children, the Missouri Highway Patrol said. The Thursday-night accident also injured seven people, and four others are still missing, officials said. A total of 29 passengers and two crew members were on board the amphibious craft at the time, Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader said. Severe evening thunderstorms, including winds in excess of 60 mph, struck the area at the time of the sinking. Eyewitness video showed the craft, which travels on land and water, taking on […]

  • Officials confirm shark attacked boy at Long Island beach

    Officials confirm shark attacked boy at Long Island beach

    (NEW YORK) — The bites that a 13-year-old boy sustained in the waters around the barrier island off Long Island’s South Shore resulted from a shark attack, New York state officials confirmed on Friday. But experts have been unable to determine the species based on the size and condition of a tooth fragment recovered from the boy, authorities said, adding that the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will return it to the teen at his request. The beaches on Fire Island had reopened Thursday morning, a day after the boy and a 12-year-old girl suffered large fish bites in […]

  • Three-year-old dies after spending more than three hours in scorching bus

    Three-year-old dies after spending more than three hours in scorching bus

    (HOUSTON) — A 3-year-old boy left unattended in a blistering-hot daycare bus for more than three hours has died. The child was unresponsive when discovered inside the vehicle by police, who said the temperature inside the vehicle at the time was 113 degrees. The bus was parked outside a daycare facility following a field trip, according to a statement from the Harris County Constable’s Office. Twenty-eight students from the Discovering Me Academy went to a local park earlier in the day and returned between 2:30 p.m. and 3 p.m., according to the statement. The boy who was left in the […]