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  • Body Believed to Be Missing Florida Firefighter

    Body Believed to Be Missing Florida Firefighter

    (NEW YORK) — A body believed to be missing Florida firefighter Jerry Perdomo was recovered from a wooded area in Maine on Wednesday, one day after a suspect in his death was arrested. “The State Medical Examiner’s Office has just arrived at the scene and additional information will be released this afternoon,” a statement released by the Maine Department of Public Safety said. A news conference is expected to be held by police. Daniel Porter, 24, and his girlfriend, Cheyanne Nowak, are believed to be the last people who saw Perdomo, a husband and father of two who went missing […]

  • Rutgers Trial to Hear Secret Witness, Tyler Clementi’s Gay Date

    Rutgers Trial to Hear Secret Witness, Tyler Clementi’s Gay Date

    (NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J.) — Prosecutors and court officials in the Rutgers invasion of privacy trial have gone to extraordinary lengths to keep the identity of a key witness anonymous, even during his upcoming testimony. A gay man identified only by his initial “M.B.” is expected to testify as early as Wednesday in the trial of Dharun Ravi, a former Rutgers student who is on trial for allegedly using his webcam to peek at freshman roommate Tyler Clementi as he kissed M.B., and allegedly urging other friends and students to watch. Clementi, who was 18, committed suicide a few days later […]

  • Martina McBride Has Fingers Crossed for Another Season of NBC’s "Parenthood"

    Martina McBride Has Fingers Crossed for Another Season of NBC’s "Parenthood"

    Martina McBride is obviously an expert when it comes to music, but she also has a few opinions on television to share as well. It turns out Martina is a big fan on the NBC sitcom Parenthood.  She tweeted, “I think it’s just the best show.” Martina’s also got her fingers crossed hoping Parenthood continues for another season.  She’s tuned in to the show’s season finale Tuesday night. Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

  • Tornado-Like Storms Slam Midwest

    Tornado-Like Storms Slam Midwest

    (BRANSON, Mo.) — The Midwest is recovering from tornado-like storms that blew through Nebraska and Missouri Tuesday before touching down in Kansas, killing at least one person and causing extensive damage. The town of Branson, Mo., was hit hard by the storms. A possible tornado that blew through a mobile home park outside of Buffalo, Mo., killed one person and injured 13 others, Dallas County Sheriff’s Office officials confirmed. The final casualty count in the tourist destination of Branson still remains to be seen as sheriff officers there move from house to house to search for victims. In Kansas, the […]

  • Ohio High School Shooting: Student Suspect to Be Tried as Adult

    Ohio High School Shooting: Student Suspect to Be Tried as Adult

    (CHARDON, Ohio) — Hundreds of people gathered at a church in Chardon, Ohio, Tuesday night to mourn and pray for the victims of the shooting at Chardon High School, where three students have died and two remain hospitalized. Prosecutors told ABC News that they plan to charge the alleged shooter, T.J. Lane, as an adult.  The 17-year-old now stands accused of murdering three students that he “chose randomly,” according to a prosecutor. Ohio Gov. John Kasich attended the church gathering on Tuesday, where he spoke to the mourners about standing together after a horrible tragedy. “It’s all about love.  It’s […]

  • Iraq War Vets to Be Honored with White House Dinner

    Iraq War Vets to Be Honored with White House Dinner

    (WASHINGTON) — President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will formally express the nation’s gratitude for the thousands of Iraq War veterans with a state dinner in their honor at the White House Wednesday night. The event, themed “A Nation’s Gratitude,” is the first of its kind to mark the end of a major war and comes just two-and-a-half months after the last U.S. troops withdrew from Iraq. “A state dinner is the greatest honor a president can convey upon a head of state, and it was felt that the men and women who served in Iraq merited the same […]

  • Missing Florida Firefighter: Suspect Charged with Murder

    Missing Florida Firefighter: Suspect Charged with Murder

    (JACKSON, Maine) — The man identified as a person interest in the disappearance of Florida firefighter Jerry Perdomo was arrested and charged with murder on Tuesday, Maine State Police said. Daniel Porter, 24, and his girlfriend, Cheyanne Nowak, are believed to be the last people who saw Perdomo, a husband and father of two who went missing 13 days ago shortly after he traveled in a rental car up the East Coast to visit a friend. Maine State Police, assisted by Bangor Police, arrested Porter on Tuesday at a home in Jackson, Maine, that was rented by Porter’s father, according […]