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  • Man found suffocated to death near pet python

    Man found suffocated to death near pet python

    Monday, September 25 2017 6:27 PM EDT2017-09-25 22:27:40 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/25/17) A snake lover in the U.K. has been found suffocated to death near his pet python, according to news reports. The Sun reports that Dan Brandon, 31, was found at his home in Church Crookham, Southern England, in the room in which he kept his snakes. His pet python was out of its pen. Authorities confirmed Monday that Brandon died of asphyxiation, according to The Sun. 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/25/17) A snake lover in the U.K. has been found suffocated to death near his pet python, according to news reports. The Sun reports that Dan Brandon, 31, was found at his home in Church Crookham, Southern England, in the room in which he kept his snakes. His pet python was out of its pen. Authorities confirmed Monday that Brandon died of asphyxiation, according to The Sun. 

  • Oxford student gets suspended sentence for stabbing ex-boyfriend

    Oxford student gets suspended sentence for stabbing ex-boyfriend

    Monday, September 25 2017 6:20 PM EDT2017-09-25 22:20:57 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/25/17) An aspiring Oxford University heart surgeon student -- whose career a judge said he didn't want to ruin -- received a 10-month suspended prison sentence Monday for stabbing her ex-boyfriend. Lavinia Woodward, 24, previously pleaded guilty to attacking her partner during a drug and booze-filled binge at Christ Church College last December. 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/25/17) An aspiring Oxford University heart surgeon student -- whose career a judge said he didn't want to ruin -- received a 10-month suspended prison sentence Monday for stabbing her ex-boyfriend. Lavinia Woodward, 24, previously pleaded guilty to attacking her partner during a drug and booze-filled binge at Christ Church College last December. 

  • Bali residents flee in wake of possible volcano

    Bali residents flee in wake of possible volcano

    Monday, September 25 2017 6:13 PM EDT2017-09-25 22:13:29 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/25/17) Authorities said nearly 50,000 people have fled the Indonesian tourist Island of Bali Sunday, fearing a looming volcano. The authorities said Mount Agung has seen signs of magma rising in the recent days, forcing to create a 7.5 mile buffer zone around the mountain where the volcano is located. The highest level alert was issued on Friday. 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/25/17) Authorities said nearly 50,000 people have fled the Indonesian tourist Island of Bali Sunday, fearing a looming volcano. The authorities said Mount Agung has seen signs of magma rising in the recent days, forcing to create a 7.5 mile buffer zone around the mountain where the volcano is located. The highest level alert was issued on Friday. 

  • Canadian chicken crosses road for doughnuts

    Canadian chicken crosses road for doughnuts

    Monday, September 25 2017 4:44 PM EDT2017-09-25 20:44:28 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/25/17) People in the Canadian town of Shediac, New Brunswick, might have the real answer to why the chicken crossed the road. The bird, who’s become somewhat of a local celebrity, crosses Main Street every day around 1 p.m. like clockwork to go to the Tim Hortons, CBC News reports. “I think he’s got a Tim Hortons addiction,” said Tim Hortons employee Marcelle Leger to CBC News. 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/25/17) People in the Canadian town of Shediac, New Brunswick, might have the real answer to why the chicken crossed the road. The bird, who’s become somewhat of a local celebrity, crosses Main Street every day around 1 p.m. like clockwork to go to the Tim Hortons, CBC News reports. “I think he’s got a Tim Hortons addiction,” said Tim Hortons employee Marcelle Leger to CBC News. 

  • Meth-laced 7Up found in Mexico

    Meth-laced 7Up found in Mexico

    Monday, September 25 2017 4:39 PM EDT2017-09-25 20:39:09 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/25/17) Mexican officials are reportedly investigating how 7Up soft drinks laced with methamphetamines made their way onto shelves in Baja California, sickening several and killing one. The health department of Baja California has issued a statement confirming that 7Up products in the Mexicali region — where the contaminated soft drinks had originally been reported — have been pulled from stores as a precaution. 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/25/17) Mexican officials are reportedly investigating how 7Up soft drinks laced with methamphetamines made their way onto shelves in Baja California, sickening several and killing one. The health department of Baja California has issued a statement confirming that 7Up products in the Mexicali region — where the contaminated soft drinks had originally been reported — have been pulled from stores as a precaution. 

  • Activists want ocean garbage cluster to be new country

    Activists want ocean garbage cluster to be new country

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:12 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:12:11 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/22/17) Campaigners want a vast area of floating garbage in the ocean to be the world's newest country—and they've already got more would-be citizens than some real countries. Al Gore is on board as the first honorary citizen of the "Trash Isles," which is what activists are calling the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a huge part of the Pacific Ocean inundated with floating plastic trash... 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/22/17) Campaigners want a vast area of floating garbage in the ocean to be the world's newest country—and they've already got more would-be citizens than some real countries. Al Gore is on board as the first honorary citizen of the "Trash Isles," which is what activists are calling the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a huge part of the Pacific Ocean inundated with floating plastic trash... 

  • 51-year-old grandmother has 5th child

    51-year-old grandmother has 5th child

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:00:15 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/22/17) An Australian grandmother who had her first child 30 years ago and has 10 grandchildren defied odds when she gave birth to her fifth child at the age of 51.  Lynn Cooper, of Gold Coast, Australia, and her husband Brad, 34, welcomed their son, Harrison, nearly four years after having their first daughter, Mia, 9News Australia reported. Cooper said it only took one round of IVF for her to become pregnant. 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/22/17) An Australian grandmother who had her first child 30 years ago and has 10 grandchildren defied odds when she gave birth to her fifth child at the age of 51.  Lynn Cooper, of Gold Coast, Australia, and her husband Brad, 34, welcomed their son, Harrison, nearly four years after having their first daughter, Mia, 9News Australia reported. Cooper said it only took one round of IVF for her to become pregnant. 

  • Venomous snake slithers into Australian couple's bed

    Venomous snake slithers into Australian couple's bed

    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:57:18 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/21/17) Snakes make for strange bedfellows. An Australian couple learned that lesson the hard way when a venomous visitor slithered into their home Wednesday and cozily coiled up in their bed. The couple, reportedly in their 30s, found the eastern brown snake at about 10 a.m. in their home in Murarrie, which is south of Brisbane. The pair quickly dialed a local snake catcher to come and seize the serpent, Daily Mail Australia reported.

    Foxnews.com -- (09/21/17) Snakes make for strange bedfellows. An Australian couple learned that lesson the hard way when a venomous visitor slithered into their home Wednesday and cozily coiled up in their bed. The couple, reportedly in their 30s, found the eastern brown snake at about 10 a.m. in their home in Murarrie, which is south of Brisbane. The pair quickly dialed a local snake catcher to come and seize the serpent, Daily Mail Australia reported.

  • Hurricane Maria destroys homes, cuts power across Puerto Rico

    Hurricane Maria destroys homes, cuts power across Puerto Rico

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:23 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:23:22 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/20/17) Hurricane Maria, considered to be the strongest storm to slam Puerto Rico in more than 80 years, has destroyed hundreds of homes and knocked out power to nearly the entire island of 3.4 million people. When the storm made landfall in the U.S. territory early Wednesday as a Category 4 storm with 145-mph winds, it brought down cell towers and power lines, and ripped roofs straight off of homes. 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/20/17) Hurricane Maria, considered to be the strongest storm to slam Puerto Rico in more than 80 years, has destroyed hundreds of homes and knocked out power to nearly the entire island of 3.4 million people. When the storm made landfall in the U.S. territory early Wednesday as a Category 4 storm with 145-mph winds, it brought down cell towers and power lines, and ripped roofs straight off of homes. 

  • Israel takes down drone with Patriot missile

    Israel takes down drone with Patriot missile

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:09 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:09:26 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/20/17) The Israel Defense Forces shot down an Iranian-made drone operated by Hezbollah early Tuesday afternoon after the drone entered the demilitarized zone along the border between Israel and Syria on the Golan Heights. The Israel Air Force’s aerial defense command fired a Patriot missile and destroyed the drone. The remotely piloted vehicle, intended for intelligence gathering missions, was identified as it took off from Damascus International.

    Foxnews.com -- (09/20/17) The Israel Defense Forces shot down an Iranian-made drone operated by Hezbollah early Tuesday afternoon after the drone entered the demilitarized zone along the border between Israel and Syria on the Golan Heights. The Israel Air Force’s aerial defense command fired a Patriot missile and destroyed the drone. The remotely piloted vehicle, intended for intelligence gathering missions, was identified as it took off from Damascus International.

  • Speculation arises over glowing slinky-like 'sea monster'

    Speculation arises over glowing slinky-like 'sea monster'

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:24 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:24:46 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/20/17) A massive, glowing, Slinky-like "creature" photographed by a scuba diver off the coast of Australia has spurred intense speculation about what the mystery beast could be. Is it a sea monster of the deep? A giant sea squirt? An enormous, fire-bodied sea worm? As it turns out, it's none of the above.

    Foxnews.com -- (09/20/17) A massive, glowing, Slinky-like "creature" photographed by a scuba diver off the coast of Australia has spurred intense speculation about what the mystery beast could be. Is it a sea monster of the deep? A giant sea squirt? An enormous, fire-bodied sea worm? As it turns out, it's none of the above.

  • Gold may be found in sunken WWII ship

    Gold may be found in sunken WWII ship

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:00:22 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/20/17) The SS Minden, a German cargo ship scuttled in waters near Iceland during the early days of World War II, may contain a huge trove of Nazi gold. The merchant vessel, which is 120 nautical miles south of Iceland, is in the international spotlight following the reported discovery of  a chest containing up to four tons of Nazi gold on the wreck. The horde is valued at...

    Foxnews.com -- (09/20/17) The SS Minden, a German cargo ship scuttled in waters near Iceland during the early days of World War II, may contain a huge trove of Nazi gold. The merchant vessel, which is 120 nautical miles south of Iceland, is in the international spotlight following the reported discovery of  a chest containing up to four tons of Nazi gold on the wreck. The horde is valued at...

  • Devastating Earthquake Hits Mexico City

    Devastating Earthquake Hits Mexico City

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:54 PM EDT2017-09-20 03:54:09 GMT

    foxnews.com - (9/19/17) A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck near Mexico City Tuesday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, killing at least 139 people and leaving multiple people reportedly trapped in collapsed buildings. The death toll from the earthquake has risen to 139 nationwide, with Mexico City Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera reporting 30 people were killed in the capital.

    foxnews.com - (9/19/17) A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck near Mexico City Tuesday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, killing at least 139 people and leaving multiple people reportedly trapped in collapsed buildings. The death toll from the earthquake has risen to 139 nationwide, with Mexico City Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera reporting 30 people were killed in the capital.

  • Koala hitches a ride underneath truck

    Koala hitches a ride underneath truck

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-09-19 20:40:15 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/19/17) Maybe next time he’ll stick to the trees. The world’s luckiest Koala probably didn’t know he was about to go on the ride of his life when he climbed up into the wheel well of a 4x4 truck in Australia. Unaware that there was a stowaway onboard, the owner of the truck took it for a 10-mile drive and didn’t realize anything was out of the ordinary until he reached his destination outside the city of Adelaide. 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/19/17) Maybe next time he’ll stick to the trees. The world’s luckiest Koala probably didn’t know he was about to go on the ride of his life when he climbed up into the wheel well of a 4x4 truck in Australia. Unaware that there was a stowaway onboard, the owner of the truck took it for a 10-mile drive and didn’t realize anything was out of the ordinary until he reached his destination outside the city of Adelaide. 

  • Flight held over at Paris airport over security threat

    Flight held over at Paris airport over security threat

    Monday, September 18 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:25:44 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/18/17) A British Airways plane was held at Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris Sunday morning after a “direct security threat” sparked an evacuation -- ultimately leading to a false alarm.  Dozens of armed officers and firefighters surrounded the plane headed to London’s Heathrow Airport Sunday after they received a “security alert,” a spokesman for France’s national gendarme service said. 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/18/17) A British Airways plane was held at Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris Sunday morning after a “direct security threat” sparked an evacuation -- ultimately leading to a false alarm.  Dozens of armed officers and firefighters surrounded the plane headed to London’s Heathrow Airport Sunday after they received a “security alert,” a spokesman for France’s national gendarme service said. 

  • Refugees suspected in British subway terror attack

    Refugees suspected in British subway terror attack

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:38 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:38:56 GMT

    Foxnews.com -- (09/18/17) Authorities named one of two Middle Eastern refugees believed to be responsible for last week's London subway bombing, as new details emerged about their troubled time being fostered by a British couple previously honored by Queen Elizabeth II. Yahyah Farroukh, 21, was identified as one of the suspects being held by London police, Sky News reported. 

    Foxnews.com -- (09/18/17) Authorities named one of two Middle Eastern refugees believed to be responsible for last week's London subway bombing, as new details emerged about their troubled time being fostered by a British couple previously honored by Queen Elizabeth II. Yahyah Farroukh, 21, was identified as one of the suspects being held by London police, Sky News reported. 

  • London attack manhunt underway

    London attack manhunt underway

    Friday, September 15 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-09-15 16:02:56 GMT

    FoxNews.com - (9/15/17)  A manhunt was underway for suspect(s) linked to the bucket bomb that detonated on a packed subway train during Friday morning rush hour, injuring at least 22 people.  Police quickly called the incident on the District Line train at Parsons Green station a "terrorist incident." It was the fifth terrorist attack in Britain this year.

    FoxNews.com - (9/15/17)  A manhunt was underway for suspect(s) linked to the bucket bomb that detonated on a packed subway train during Friday morning rush hour, injuring at least 22 people.  Police quickly called the incident on the District Line train at Parsons Green station a "terrorist incident." It was the fifth terrorist attack in Britain this year.

  • Lincoln Hough to seek Missouri State Senate District 30

    Lincoln Hough to seek Missouri State Senate District 30

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 4:47 PM EDT2017-09-12 20:47:53 GMT

    Springfield, MO - (9/12/17) Greene County Commissioner Lincoln Hough announced today his intention to seek election in the Missouri Senate’s 30th District which is comprised primarily of the City of Springfield. “After talking with my family and supporters, I plan to announce for the 30th Senate District, currently held by term-limited Republican Senator Bob Dixon.

    Springfield, MO - (9/12/17) Greene County Commissioner Lincoln Hough announced today his intention to seek election in the Missouri Senate’s 30th District which is comprised primarily of the City of Springfield. “After talking with my family and supporters, I plan to announce for the 30th Senate District, currently held by term-limited Republican Senator Bob Dixon.

  • Deadly Hurricane Irma Threatens Florida

    Deadly Hurricane Irma Threatens Florida

    Monday, September 11 2017 5:28 PM EDT2017-09-11 21:28:48 GMT

    FOX5KRBK.com - (9/8/2017) Hurricane Irma continues to churn closer to Florida tonight, and is now blamed for at least 23 deaths in Florida. Most of Florida will see impacts of some kind from Irma beginning on Saturday, with landfall of a major hurricane on the southern Florida coast looking more and more likely. Governor Rick Scott echoed those sentiments this evening, "...the majority of Florida will have major Hurricane impacts with deadly storm surge and life threatening wind...

    FOX5KRBK.com - (9/8/2017) Hurricane Irma continues to churn closer to Florida tonight, and is now blamed for at least 23 deaths in Florida. Most of Florida will see impacts of some kind from Irma beginning on Saturday, with landfall of a major hurricane on the southern Florida coast looking more and more likely. Governor Rick Scott echoed those sentiments this evening, "...the majority of Florida will have major Hurricane impacts with deadly storm surge and life threatening wind...

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