Author: WNKY Staff

Hit & run vigilante faces murder charge

(WXIA) A Georgia woman who pursued a man after a hit-and-run accident earlier this month allegedly told him, “Get out of the f*** car, I’m going to shoot you” before she shot and killed him, a detective testified at a preliminary hearing Tuesday. Clayton County Magistrate Court Judge William H. West ruled there was probable cause for the prosecution to…

Free sunscreen: Rhode Island battles the burn

(WJAR) Rhode Island is doing its part to wipe out skin cancer that’s caused by overexposure to the sun. The state is teaming up with sunscreen company Raw Elements USA to offer free sunscreen dispenser stations at all state-run beaches and several parks for the 2019 summer season. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the U.S.,…

The Keto diet: the pros & cons

(WPTV) Danielle Malone worked hard to get to where she is today, shedding weight and feeling better. She’s on a modified ketogenic diet. “For me, lowering the carb intake, I was able to move around better. My joints felt better,” Malone says. “After that it was a no brainer. I didn’t want to stop. My clothes fit better. My focus…

Caught on cam: trooper saves toddler

(NBC News) Dashcam footage shows a Michigan State Police sergeant save a 2-year-old girl’s life by snatching her from the path of an oncoming dump truck. Sergeant Joe Richards was on patrol Friday in Alcona County when he saw the girl wandering in the roadway. He exited his car and grabbed the girl, moments before a dump trump passed the…

Baby pulled from hot car

(WPMI/NBC News) A 4-month-old boy is recovering after spending 12 hours in a hot car over the weekend. Jermius Scott spotted the baby as he was walking to his car outside of his Mobile, Alabama home Sunday morning. “When I saw him cry it almost made me cry so I hit one time and it bust,” Scott said as he…

Trump lashes out at Mueller, claims victory over “witch hunt”

(NBC News) President Trump on Thursday lashed out at special counsel Robert Mueller, calling him “totally conflicted” and a “true never-Trumper.” The president’s comments came one day after Mueller made his first public statement on his investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and possible cooperation with the Trump campaign. Mr. Trump also once again blasted the investigation as…

Driver killed when storm blew roof off building

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Prestonsburg Mayor confirms one person was killed after a storm blew the roof off a building downtown Wednesday afternoon. It happened at a business on Arnold Avenue and Court Street. The roof was blown off the Hock Shop during a severe thunderstorm and four cars were trapped under the rubble. “It happened so quick I never…