A school district serving Brighton, Colorado, and nearby communities has opened a new school year with a Tuesday-Friday schedule, making District 27J the largest in the state with a four-day school week.
A 4-year-old boy left in a hot day care van in Atlanta had to keep honking the horn until a woman finally came to his rescue. Atlanta authorities arrested multiple women with the Evelyn Redmond Christian Academy.
The ASPCA and the humane society in Columbus, Ohio, say they rescued more than 600 birds from a 1,000-square-foot home. They found parakeets, cockatiels and large exotic parrots, according to the ASPCA.
Denis Furtado, celebrity plastic surgeon from Brazil known as Dr. Bumbum, charged with murder after police say he gave Lilian Calixto a fatal butt implant in his home, rushed her to a hospital, where she died.
Colorado Springs officers were working to capture a wanted felon who was “possibly armed with a weapon” when they got into a chase with Lilton Maestas, they say. Police used a stun gun, video shows, and he “face flopped.”
A 13-year-old girl chased an intruder out of her Peabody, Massachusetts, home Wednesday after she saw him holding her mom’s jewelry. She yelled at him and chased him out of the house and to the end of the driveway.
A 61-year-old man suffered a “very serious” injury after he was attacked by a shark, according to the Cape Cod National Seashore chief ranger. It was the first shark attack of a person on the Cape since 2012.