Author Archive for: ‘Jasmine Allen’

Chile Earthquake Triggers Tsunami Waves

An 8.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Chile Tuesday around 6:46 p.m. and triggered tsunami waves. “Sea level readings indicate a tsunami was generated. It may have been destructive along coasts near the epicenter and could also be a threat to more distant coasts,” said the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. Warnings were immediately sent out to other South American regions like …

Read More

Electric Heater Recall: Dyson Labels 393K Portable Heaters Hazardous

Nearly 400,000 portable electrical heaters have been recalled by manufacturing company Dyson Inc. The company has recalled roughly 55,000 in Canada and 338,000 in the United States. However, the recall has also reached worldwide in places like the UK. The heaters have been listed as a fire hazard because they tend to overheat from a short circuit. Eighty-two incidents involving the heater …

Read More

Glenn Beck Faces Defamation Lawsuit by Boston Marathon Victim

Political commentator Glenn Beck is being sued for defaming a Saudi Arabian man injured during the Boston Marathon bombings last April 2013. The bombing, which took the lives of three people and injured more than 200 event-goers, was said to be the doing of two brothers from Russia. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, was detained, charged with 30 federal charges, and currently awaits …

Read More

Kate O’Mara: British Actress of ‘Dynasty’ Dies at 74

British actress Kate O’Mara passed away Sunday at a nursing home in Sussex, England. Her agent, Phil Belfield, confirmed in a written statement that O’Mara died from an unspecified illness. “Kate O’Mara passed away peacefully today at a nursing home in Sussex after a short Illness,” he wrote. “She was a delight to know and an extraordinary woman and actress …

Read More

Benzino Shooting: Nephew Pleads Not Guilty

Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta reality star Benzino-whose real name is Raymond Scott-is still recovering following gun shot wounds he sustained at his mother’s funeral procession Saturday. As previously reported, Benzino’s nephew, 36-year-old Gia Scott, shot the former rapper while on Route 3 South in Duxbury, Mass. Benzino said that he was on his way to Plymouth to pick up fellow reality co-star …

Read More

California Earthquake Strikes Near L.A. Once Again

A 5.1-magnitude earthquake Friday night caused minor damages and injuries to residents living near Los Angeles. The epicenter of the quake occurred a little after 9 p.m., one mile from Brea in Orange County and at a depth of five miles. According to the Christian Science Monitor, U.S Geologist Survey seismologist Lucy Jones reported: “Preliminary data suggest Friday night’s 5.1 magnitude earthquake occurred …

Read More

Acid Tank Explosion at Rolls-Royce Plant Injures Nine People

An acid spill Friday afternoon near Indianapolis led to an explosion that injured workers at a Rolls-Royce plant. Authorities with the Indianapolis Fire Department confirmed that the transferring of nitric acid at the West Township-based facility caused the incident. The department’s spokesman Patrick Pruitt says that the highly explosive chemical was being removed from a 250-gallon tank. Workers on the manufacturing …

Read More

Lego Resume: Northwestern College Student Builds Her Way to the Top

One college student’s resume has gone viral. Northwestern University student Leah Bowman constructed her resume based off of Legos, which has now been seen by a number of prospective employers. Bowman-who majors in Communication Studies: Integrated Marketing and Anthropology-started working on her creation via the Lego Digital Designer during her spring break in hometown Johnston, Iowa. The 20-year-old says that since Legos were …

Read More

Kim Zolciak Reveals Post-Baby Belly on Instagram

Who could forget how massive 35-year-old Kim Zolciak looked while pregnant with twins Kaia and Kane? Taking a quick trip back down memory lane reminds us when Zolciak posted a snapshot of her 9-month pregnant belly on Instagram in November: “Sooooo with all the request I finally decided to post My baby bump today. The twins will here this month and we are soooo excited and I’m soooo over being …

Read More

Cruise Ship Migrants: Carnival Rescues 41 Cubans in Florida Straits

The Carnival Ecstasy cruise ship saved 41 Cuban migrants Tuesday traveling in a cramped raft in the waters of the Florida Straits. The overloaded vessel was spotted by the captain and was immediately pulled into safety. One Carnival crew member told CBS 4 News: “There were women and children onboard. There were a lot of them on there for a very small raft.” The witness …

Read More

Mickey the Pit Bull Gets Life Behind Bars

A New York-based animal rights group has 30 days to find a rehabilitation facility for an Arizona dog. According to ABC 15 Arizona, Mickey the pit bull was sentenced to life in a shelter Tuesday following an outcry to save the dog from euthanasia. A Phoenix judge declared Mickey guilty in the Feb. 20 attack of 4-year-old Kevin Vicente-who was …

Read More

Train Operator Asleep Prior to Crash at Chicago Airport

A Blue Line train operator fell asleep early Monday morning causing injury to 32 people at the Chicago O’Hare Airport. The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) employee told investigators that she had drifted off prior to entering into the station and woke up at the time of the crash. The eight-car train, which was accelerating over 20 mph, went over a bumper at the …

Read More

Page 3 of 18«12345»10...Last »