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Police investigate suspicious death in St. Vital

Police investigate suspicious death in St. Vital

Winnipeg police are investigating the death of a 69-year-old man found in an apartment in St. Vital. On Friday afternoon, police were called to check on the well-being of a resident of a residential block on Fernwood Avenue, in St. Vital’s Alpine Place neighbourhood. The man was found dead and police consider the death suspicious. Police are now awaiting results ... Read More »

Officials: Small plane lands on Major Deegan Expressway

Small plane lands on Major Deegan Expressway

A small single engine airplane made an emergency landing on the Major Deegan Expressway this afternoon, shortly after 3 p.m. north of the Mosholu Parkway intersection. It appears that its three passengers were not seriously injured. The plane, a Piper Cherokee, reportedly left from Danbury, Connecticut for a sightseeing tour around the Statue of Liberty. When it experienced difficulty it ... Read More »

Aaron’s final Wish : $500 Tips for Waiters and Waitresses

Aaron's final Wish : $500 Tips for Waiters and Waitresses

A Vermont waitress got the tip of a lifetime after serving hamburgers and ice cream to a customer. Julie Bombria is a waitress at Friendly’s Restaurant. Wednesday night she received her biggest tip to date. After finishing his ice cream sundae, customer Seth Collins gave the 18-year-old waitress $500. It was a first for her, but not for him. When ... Read More »

John boc gives struggling waitress $11,000 tips

John boc gives struggling waitress $11,000 tips

Colleen Gallagher, a Chicago cocktail waitress, received an $11,000 tip from a Massachusetts businessman after she had bared her soul to him about life’s travails. “This is a miracle, it’s really a blessing,” said the 26-year-old single mother of two. “I’m so thankful for him … [he] changed my life.” Read More »

Star Ellen DeGeneres gives waitress a huge tips

Star Ellen DeGeneres gives waitress a huge tips

A New Hampshire waitress who picked up the lunch tab of two National Guard soldiers affected by the federal government’s shutdown has been repaid — more than 300 times over — by television star Ellen DeGeneres. Sarah Hoidahl, a waitress in Concord, N.H., just wanted to do a nice thing for the soldiers, so she recently picked up their lunch ... Read More »

“Shelling” by Paula deen

"Shelling" by Paula deen

What does Paula do when she’s not cooking? She shells! Paula’s taken up a new hobby inspired by a local Savannah woman known as The Shell Lady. After trying her hand at the art, Paula calls shelling “the best therapy ever.” She starts with a basic stone bust, and then creates her own designs by hot-gluing seashells and starfish. The ... Read More »

Bill Clinton Playing Saxophone

Bill Clinton Playing Saxophone

Yeah that’s Bill Clinton Playing the Saxophone. Clinton had years of musical experience under his belt. He was actively involved in chorus and band throughout his school years, becoming particularly adept at the tenor saxophone. Clinton practiced every day and attended band camp in the Ozark Mountains every summer. He eventually won first chair in the saxophone section at the ... Read More »

Canadian Man fell off Cruise Ship Near Puerto Rico

Canadian Man fell off Cruise Ship Near Puerto Rico

A 26-year-old Canadian man is missing after he jumped overboard from a cruise ship on its way to Puerto Rico Saturday night. The U.S. Coast Guard said Tien Phuoc Nguyen, a Canadian citizen, was travelling with his family on the Royal Caribbean cruise when other passengers saw him jump overboard. The ship was 15 nautical miles east of Mona Island, ... Read More »

DENVER : Legal marijuana shops open in Colorado

DENVER : Legal marijuana shops open in Colorado

The nation’s first recreational pot industry opened in Colorado Wednesday, kicking off an experiment that will be followed closely around the world and one that activists hope will prove that legalization is a better alternative than the costly American-led drug war. Business owners who threw their doors open for shoppers at 8 a.m. are looking for the fledgling industry to ... Read More »

Explosion reported at Minneapolis apartments (PHOTO)

Explosion reported at Minneapolis apartments

Firefighters and police in Minneapolis are looking a report of an explosion at a building in the city, which injured several people. NBC affiliate KARE-TV says that there are few details at this time, but emergency official Robert Ball from Hennepin EMS told the station that as many as a dozen people have been injured, with injuries ranging from burns ... Read More »