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  • Cow herd kills German woman hiker in Austria

    Cow herd kills German woman hiker in Austria

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:24 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:24:40 GMT
    VIENNA (AP) -- Police say a herd of cows attacked and killed a German woman hiking through their fenced-in pasture after apparently being riled by the sight of her leashed dog. They said Tuesday the 45-year old victim was rushed by about 20 cows and their calves. Attempts by an emergency crew to revive her were unsuccessful. The attack occurred Monday on a mountain pasture in Austria's Tyrol province. The woman's name was not released, in accordance with Austrian confidentiality rules. © 201...
    VIENNA (AP) -- Police say a herd of cows attacked and killed a German woman hiking through their fenced-in pasture after apparently being riled by the sight of her leashed dog. They said Tuesday the 45-year old victim was rushed by about 20 cows and their calves. Attempts by an emergency crew to revive her were unsuccessful. The attack occurred Monday on a mountain pasture in Austria's Tyrol province. The woman's name was not released, in accordance with Austrian confidentiality rules. © 201...
  • Who is the "Woman in Black?" Mysterious woman spotted walking in West Virginia

    Who is the "Woman in Black?" Mysterious woman spotted walking in West Virginia

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:27 PM EDT2014-07-29 20:27:35 GMT
    Who is the mysterious "woman in black?" One thing is for sure: She's got a lot of people talking, steadily trekking across several U.S. states and creating a buzz in local towns and on social media as she goes.
    Who is the mysterious "woman in black?" One thing is for sure: She's got a lot of people talking, steadily trekking across several U.S. states and creating a buzz in local towns and on social media as she goes.
  • Flesh-eating bacteria found in Chesapeake Bay nearly kills Md. man

    Flesh-eating bacteria found in Chesapeake Bay nearly kills Md. man

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:41:27 GMT
    A Maryland man nearly lost his leg and his life due to a flesh-eating bacteria called Vibrio vulnificus, which is typically found in brackish waters like the Chesapeake Bay.
    A Maryland man nearly lost his leg and his life due to a flesh-eating bacteria called Vibrio vulnificus, which is typically found in brackish waters like the Chesapeake Bay.
  • Online key duplication services putting security at risk

    Online key duplication services putting security at risk

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:49 AM EDT2014-07-30 11:49:28 GMT
    Online key duplication services may be convenient but they may also be putting your security at risk.
    Online key duplication services may be convenient but they may also be putting your security at risk.
  • Face transplant recipient graces cover of GQ Magazine

    Face transplant recipient graces cover of GQ Magazine

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:34:52 GMT
    When you think of GQ Magazine, photos of attractive, well-dressed men may come to mind. A Virginia man gracing the pages of the latest edition used to be so ashamed of his appearance that he became a recluse and even covered the mirrors in his house so he wouldn't have to look at his face. Now, he is being celebrated as a medical miracle.
    When you think of GQ Magazine, photos of attractive, well-dressed men may come to mind. A Virginia man gracing the pages of the latest edition used to be so ashamed of his appearance that he became a recluse and even covered the mirrors in his house so he wouldn't have to look at his face. Now, he is being celebrated as a medical miracle.
  • Man Mistakenly Posts Naked Photo To Advertise Home Sale

    Man Mistakenly Posts Naked Photo To Advertise Home Sale

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:55:10 GMT
    A Texas man hoping to sell his home made a big mistake while posting an image of his home online. The  home in Austin Texas has five bedrooms, and costs $389,500.
    A Texas man hoping to sell his home made a big mistake while posting an image of his home online. The  home in Austin Texas has five bedrooms, and costs $389,500.
  • Police: Man makes fake 911 calls to get out of speeding ticket

    Police: Man makes fake 911 calls to get out of speeding ticket

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:56 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:56:09 GMT
    A Florida man faces charges after police say he made fake 911 calls from his cell phone in an attempt to get out of a traffic citation. Investigators say 53-year-old Julius Lupowitz was being pulled over for speeding along a street in West Melbourne.
    A Florida man faces charges after police say he made fake 911 calls from his cell phone in an attempt to get out of a traffic citation. Investigators say 53-year-old Julius Lupowitz was being pulled over for speeding along a street in West Melbourne.
  • Surgeons find 10-year-old sex toy inside woman's body

    Surgeons find 10-year-old sex toy inside woman's body

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:49 AM EDT2014-07-25 14:49:35 GMT
    After complaining of various health problems, a Scottish woman was found to have a sex toy inside her vagina – and that it had been left there for 10 years. According to a report by STV News, the 38-year-old visited Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after contracting sepsis and experiencing severe weight loss and urinary incontinence. At the hospital, doctors conducted an X-ray of her abdomen, which showed the five-inch toy protruding into her bladder from her vagina. According to the Dail...
    After complaining of various health problems, a Scottish woman was found to have a sex toy inside her vagina – and that it had been left there for 10 years. According to a report by STV News, the 38-year-old visited Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after contracting sepsis and experiencing severe weight loss and urinary incontinence. At the hospital, doctors conducted an X-ray of her abdomen, which showed the five-inch toy protruding into her bladder from her vagina. According to the Dail...
  • 2 bull sharks caught in Potomac River

    2 bull sharks caught in Potomac River

    Thursday, August 22 2013 3:11 PM EDT2013-08-22 19:11:47 GMT

    For the second time in three years, fishermen in southern Maryland have pulled in a shark from the most unlikely place -- the Potomac River. Actually they caught two sharks.

    For the second time in three years, fishermen in southern Maryland have pulled in a shark from the most unlikely place -- the Potomac River. Actually they caught two sharks.

  • Former contractor says she was attacked by rats at DC's Providence Hospital

    Former contractor says she was attacked by rats at DC's Providence Hospital

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:03 AM EDT2014-07-25 15:03:00 GMT
    It is an odd and very disturbing story. A hospital contractor in Northeast D.C. was attacked by rats on the job and they are the same rats she says are eating bodies in the morgue.
    It is an odd and very disturbing story. A hospital contractor in Northeast D.C. was attacked by rats on the job and they are the same rats she says are eating bodies in the morgue.
  • Young woman shot in Silver Spring; police search for teen gunman

    Young woman shot in Silver Spring; police search for teen gunman

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:33 AM EDT2014-07-30 11:33:12 GMT
    Police are investigating after they say a woman was shot in Silver Spring. The shooting happened around 5:30 a.m. near Saint Margarets Way and Plyers Mill Road. Montgomery County Police are searching for a suspect at this time.
    An 18-year-old woman was shot Wednesday morning in Silver Spring and police say the suspect could be as young as 14-years-old.
  • Pregnant woman says officer put her in choke hold

    Pregnant woman says officer put her in choke hold

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 1:52 PM EDT2014-07-29 17:52:29 GMT
    A Brooklyn woman who is seven months pregnant released photos that she said show an NYPD officer putting her in a choke hold as she was being arrested for grilling on the sidewalk outside her home.  It's the latest in a string of reported choke holds by police officers. The move is not allowed under NYPD policy.  Miller was expected to meet with Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson on Tuesday to seek charges against police.
    A Brooklyn woman who is seven months pregnant released photos that she said show an NYPD officer putting her in a choke hold as she was being arrested for grilling on the sidewalk outside her home.  It's the latest in a string of reported choke holds by police officers. The move is not allowed under NYPD policy.  Miller was expected to meet with Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson on Tuesday to seek charges against police.
  • New app helps teens calm anxiety

    New app helps teens calm anxiety

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:46 AM EDT2014-07-28 15:46:49 GMT
    Anxiety disorders affect one in eight teens. There are medications and therapies that can help alleviate symptoms, and now there’s even an app that can help. The MindShift app aims to teach young adults how to combat everyday anxiety, panic, conflict and worry. Teens can input their symptoms and the app will create a plan to help reduce stress. Created by two non-profit organizations, Anxiety BC and BC Mental Health and Addiction Services, the Mindshift app gives users the ability to ...
    Anxiety disorders affect one in eight teens. There are medications and therapies that can help alleviate symptoms, and now there’s even an app that can help. The MindShift app aims to teach young adults how to combat everyday anxiety, panic, conflict and worry. Teens can input their symptoms and the app will create a plan to help reduce stress. Created by two non-profit organizations, Anxiety BC and BC Mental Health and Addiction Services, the Mindshift app gives users the ability to ...
  • Westwood Broken Water Main Shut Off; Sunset Blvd Remains Closed

    Westwood Broken Water Main Shut Off; Sunset Blvd Remains Closed

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 2:01 AM EDT2014-07-30 06:01:01 GMT
    [PHOTO GALLERY]Officials say a broken water pipe that flooded parts of the UCLA campus has been shut off after releasing millions of gallons of water.
    [PHOTO GALLERY] Officials say a broken water pipe that flooded parts of the UCLA campus has been shut off after releasing millions of gallons of water.
  • Redskins fan turns autographs into tattoos

    Redskins fan turns autographs into tattoos

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:25 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:25:30 GMT
    A fan at Washington Redskins training camp is getting players' autographs tattooed onto his arm.
    A fan at Washington Redskins training camp is getting players' autographs tattooed onto his arm.
  • DC mayor signs bill banning Styrofoam

    DC mayor signs bill banning Styrofoam

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-07-29 21:43:38 GMT
    That Styrofoam food container you may get your lunch in will soon be illegal in the District. Mayor Vincent Gray signed legislation on Tuesday that will prohibit the distribution of the containers starting in 2016.
    That Styrofoam food container you may get your lunch in will soon be illegal in the District. Mayor Vincent Gray signed legislation on Tuesday that will prohibit the distribution of the containers starting in 2016.
  • Australian Model Posts Untouched Bikini Photo

    Australian Model Posts Untouched Bikini Photo

    Thursday, July 24 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-07-24 19:11:46 GMT
    25-year-old Robyn Lawley is embracing health and her curves. She posted this untouched and make-up free picture of herself in a bikini on Instagram.
    25-year-old Robyn Lawley is embracing health and her curves. She posted this untouched and make-up free picture of herself in a bikini on Instagram.
  • Shortlist of potential new FBI headquarters sites released

    Shortlist of potential new FBI headquarters sites released

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:14:37 GMT
    Three possible locations for the new FBI Headquarters in the D.C. area have been identified, a joint panel of the General Services Administration and the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced Tuesday.
    Three possible locations for the new FBI Headquarters in the D.C. area have been identified, a joint panel of the General Services Administration and the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced Tuesday.
  • Vehicle slams into McDonald's drive-thru window after carjacking

    Vehicle slams into McDonald's drive-thru window after carjacking

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:52 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:52:15 GMT
    Police are investigating after a truck has slammed into the drive-thru window at a McDonald's. The incident happened around 5:30 a.m. at the restaurant in the 6200 block of Annapolis Road in Landover Hills.
    Police say a vehicle slammed into the drive-thru of a McDonald’s in Landover Hills after a carjacking.
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