A giant carcass found washed up on Huamual beach in Indonesia’s Maluku province puzzled locals and authorities. According to local reports, fishermen believed it to be a giant squid, but a coordinator of Indonesia’s Marine and Coastal Resources Management said it was likely a whale. Lab tests are underway to confirm the species.
Nick Stafford paid a sales tax at the Department of Motor Vehicles in Lebanon, Va. with nearly 300,000 pennies as a form of protest. Eventually, the DMV's coin counting machine started to jam, and employees had to count the unrolled pennies by hand.
The Eagle River fire department was dispatched along with deputies from the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office, at 4:45 Saturday morning, to the scene where the the suspect was described as a fluffy baby bear, about 2-feet in height. The apartment, in the city of Avon, about 100 miles west of Denver, was located on the second floor, authorities said. The human occupying the space woke to the sounds of the suspect rummaging through his refrigerator. Bruin burglars run rampant in the western United States.
After searching campus for more than an hour, authorities said they found no victims or evidence of an active shooter. Kent police said there was a “large police presence” around the campus and asked people to avoid the area.
Three of the seven charged with three misdemeanor charges each in the No DAPL protest that shut down I5 and allegedly caused an accident in Feb. 2017, appear in Whatcom County Superior Court Friday morning, Feb.16, 2018.
Though there is no single profile for school shooters, people at risk for hurting themselves or others often exhibit warning signs before committing acts of violence. Knowing the signs can help prevent crimes and get people the help they need.
President Donald Trump said he would make a trip to Parkland, Florida after the deadly school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14, 2018. About four minutes into his address to the nation, he spoke directly to "America's children" telling them that those who felt scared and alone are "never alone" and that there are people who care about them. Trump encouraged those kids to ask for help.
Snow geese flock to rural areas of the western Skagit County lowlands every fall and winter, where they feed on the leavings of crops in harvested fields. Flooded fields around Farm To Market Road offer the best viewing opportunities, as well as Fir Island, a state wildlife area.
Kane and Claudia Hall, who lead a group called Canoe Street, LLC, have purchased the Dutch Village Mall in Lynden for $2.6 million. The mall in downtown Lynden is home to several stores and an iconic 72-foot windmill.