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Flesh-Eating Bacteria in Florida and Brain-Eating Amoeba in Kansas

Flesh-Eating Bacteria in Florida and Brain-Eating Amoeba in Kansas

Flesh-eating bacteria has been discovered on the beaches of Florida. It was activated by the rise in water temperature. At least seven people have been infected with the flesh-eating bacteria and two people have died so far this year, according to ABC News. Heat breeds bacteria, as noted by the Centers for Disease Control and […]

Florida Walmart Shut Down Due to Bomb Scare

Florida Walmart Shut Down Due to Bomb Scare

A Walmart in Jacksonville, Florida was shut down today (June 13) due to a bomb scare, via a suitcase left in a shopping cart in the store’s parking lot. Although nothing came of the suspicion, the area in question was subject to a mandatory evacuation for several hours upon the item in question being discovered. […]

Toddler Scorched Inside Car After Being Left All Day

Toddler Scorched Inside Car After Being Left All Day

According to a spokesman from the Bay County Sheriff’s Office in Panama City Beach, Florida, an 18-month-old toddler died today from being locked inside a hot car for over eight hours. The toddler’s mother, who has yet to be named, apparently forgot about her child after walking away from the car after she arrived at […]

Miami Police Seek Help in Armed Carjacking and Shooting

Miami Police Seek Help in Armed Carjacking and Shooting

The Robbery Bureau of the Miami-Dade Police Department is seeking the public’s help as part of an investigation into an armed carjacking and shooting. The incident occurred at a convenience store at 16800 NW 47th Avenue. According to investigators, the victim of the crime was driving a light blue BMW convertible with a model year […]

Shooting Accident Injures 5 in Florida Hotel

Shooting Accident Injures 5 in Florida Hotel

An accidental shooting at the Clearwater Beach Marriott Suites on Sand Key hotel in Florida injured five people yesterday afternoon. The owner of the gun was injured along with four bystanders. The gun owner, Stan Lee, 47, was a resident of Ormond Beach and had been checking in at the hotel front-desk at around 2:24 […]

Jacksonville Police-Involved Shooting Kills One

Jacksonville Police-Involved Shooting Kills One

Jacksonville police officers shot and killed a man earlier this morning, May 12. Details about the shooting have still not been released, but a witness said the suspect was African-American. The shooting happened in the 6100 block of Du Clay Road, at the Westside apartment complex, which is located at Planter’s Walk, west of Blanding Boulevard. […]

Florida Mom Uses Pizza App to Save Herself

Florida Mom Uses Pizza App to Save Herself

A Florida mom used a Pizza Hut app to save her and her children during a hostage crisis. Monday afternoon a Pizza Hut in Avon Park, Florida, received an online order with an unusual request in the comment section, asking for them to send help, call 9-1-1 that the customer was being held hostage, according […]

Pizza Hut Saves Hostage Woman and Children

Pizza Hut Saves Hostage Woman and Children

Pizza Hut saves the day for a woman and her three children proving the quote “there is an app for that” to be true. Cheryl Treadway placed an online order for a hand-tossed pizza with Pizza Hut’s app and included a secret cry for help. Pizza Hut employees quickly recognized the woman as a frequent […]

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