(WGNO) – Our cameras were rolling when strong winds knocked over some train cars in Jefferson Parish.
More than three decades after her first trip to Diamonds State Park in Arkansas, Susie Clark finally got lucky. “Are you going to bless me and let me find a diamond today?” Clark recalled asking God prior to her and her husband’s visit Thursday, the State Parks of Arkansas website reported. It wasn’t long after […]
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Nepal police official says at least 3,218 people have been confirmed killed in the immense weekend earthquake centered outside of the capital of the Himalayan nation. People gather on an open space for security reasons at Basantapur Durbar Square, damaged in Saturday’s earthquake, in Kathmandu, Nepal, Sunday, April 26, 2015. (Image […]
At first the climber stationed at the Mt. Everest Basecamp seemed enthralled by the excitement: “The ground is shaking,” he said with a slight chuckle as the camera took a wide shot of the scattered tents on the rocky terrain. Image source: YouTube But whatever thrill he got from the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit […]
Story by the Associated Press; curated by Zach Noble — MOSCOW (AP) — A court in southern Russia has sentenced three young women to brief jail terms for making a video showing them twerking next to a World War II memorial. Image via YouTube Russia celebrates the 70th anniversary of the Allies’ victory in the […]
Police, photographers, protesters and baseball fans — all were exposed to the violence. Protests ripped through Baltimore on Saturday as a furious crowd railed against the death of Freddie Gray. Gray, a black man, died after his spine was apparently broken during his April 12 arrest. The circumstances surrounding his death are not entirely clear, […]
President Barack Obama took to the microphone Saturday evening for the annual White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner and wasted no time with one-liners. He jabbed all around the political spectrum, but Obama saved most of his quips for Republicans. President Barack Obama gestures as he delivers remarks during the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner at the […]