Archive: 08/03/18: Friday
Remains Of WWII Sailor Killed At Pearl Harbor Returned To Oklahoma
The body of a USS Oklahoma sailor who died during the attack on Pearl Harbor is back in Green country. Seaman first class Eugene Wicker's body arrived at Tulsa International Airport. DNA identified the remains of the Coweta native. A military funeral will be held for Wicker tomorrow in Fort Gibson.
Missing 12-Year-Old Found In Custody Of Her Parents, Airport Authority Says
A 12-year-old Chinese national who police had said was abducted at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport was found Friday in New York City in the custody of her parents, the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority said in a statement.
Man Arrested After Boy Thrown Off 31-foot Waterslide In MinnesotaAn 18-year-old is in custody after allegedly picking up and throwing an 8-year-old boy off a 31-foot waterslide platform in Minnesota on Tuesday, CBS Minnesota reports. The suspect, identified as Roman Adams, allegedly threw the boy because he was upset that the line was taking too long, police say. The Apple Valley Aquatic Center has been and "we've never had an incident of this magnitude," Apple Valley Police Capt. Nick Francis told CBS Minnesota. "Everybody i...
Lynchburg, Virginia, Could Be Under 17 Feet Of Water In 7 Minutes If Dam Fails
Lynchburg, Virginia officials ordered evacuations Thursday in the area of Black Creek Trail over fears of the College Lake Dam will fail in the heavy flooding. Heavy rains have caused rising water and crews are using caution, CBS Roanoke affiliate WDBJ reports.
HIV-Positive Shelter Worker Sexually Abused 8 Immigrant Boys, Authorities Say
Federal authorities allege that a former youth care worker at a Phoenix-area facility for immigrant youths sexually abused eight teenage boys, one of several cases brought to light in recent weeks as thousands of immigrant children remain detained around the country.