Teen filmed beating Asian security guard in San Francisco mall brawl
A video showing a teenager shoving and beating an Asian security guard in San Francisco’s Stonestown Galleria has gone viral on Twitter. Asian Crime Report, a Twitter account that documents crimes in San Francisco, has been posting about the mall brawls. In San Francisco, you cannot punish these perps.news.yahoo.com
New surveillance video in case of Irvo Otieno, who died in police custody
The Washington Post has obtained video showing what led to the death of 28-year-old Irvo Otieno. He died in the admissions office of a Virginia state psychiatric hospital. Seven sheriff's deputies and three hospital workers have been charged with second-degree murder.news.yahoo.com
Mother of student who posted TikTok video with racial slurs issues warning to parents
SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. — The mother of a Jackson Heights Middle School student who posted a video filled with racial slurs on TikTok is apologizing on her behalf and offering a warning to other parents. The video shows several students pointing at the camera, with audio that repeatedly features a racial slur. The video, which was posted for about three hours before it was taken down, has caused concern for parents and students on campus. She said the middle schooler wanted more followers on social media. Read: Florida’s failing insurance market contributing to rent crisis“I was hurt that my daughter had even posted something like that.wftv.com
TikTok video from Blogilates' Cassey Ho depicting 'perfect' body types of different eras goes viral
Blogilates' Cassey Ho had her own body edited to match the beauty standards for women throughout history in a video that has gone viral since being uploaded on Tuesday. Using a series of edited visual representations of herself, the CEO and head designer of the fitness brand Popflex and Blogilates covers the purportedly ideal body types of different time periods, including the 2020s, 2010s, 2000s, 1990s, 1950s and from 1400 through the 1700s.news.yahoo.com
Alligator captured near Georgia church in viral video: ‘Get the duct tape’
Alligator captured near Georgia church in viral video: 'Get the duct tape' Crews in southwest Georgia captured and relocated a gutsy gator Friday after the reptile was spotted near First Baptist Church in Donalsonville. (Donalsonville Police Department)DONALSONVILLE, Ga. — See ya later, alligator. >> Read more trending newsAccording to WSB-TV, crews in southwest Georgia captured and relocated a gutsy gator Friday after the reptile was spotted near First Baptist Church in Donalsonville. “Get the duct tape,” a voice can be heard saying in the now-viral video, which had been viewed more than 17,000 times by Tuesday morning. Police said Seminole County Code Enforcement and “a concerned citizen” helped capture the animal, which was relocated by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.wftv.com
Plight of Chinese mother of eight chained outside in winter causes public outrage despite official explanations
Across Chinese social media, people are wondering whether the woman in Jiangsu province was a victim of human trafficking and forced to be a mother as the proportion of women drops in society.washingtonpost.com
Bride who uses wheelchair walks down aisle
Chelsie Hill, who has used a wheelchair for 11 years, told her fiancé she would go down the aisle in a wheelchair – but for six months before the wedding, she was secretly practicing for something else. On the big day, Hill was determined to walk down the aisle.news.yahoo.com
Two men in India go viral for casually eating while an unplanned fire blazes in the background
Two men went viral in India for remaining calm and enjoying their food at a Bhiwandi wedding while a fire broke out behind them. The dilemma: The Indian Fire Service shared a now-viral Facebook video of two wedding guests caught between worrying about the approaching fire or continuing to enjoy the wedding feast. In the video, the men can be seen glancing back at the raging fire while choosing to remain in their seats to pick at their food and eat.news.yahoo.com
Antwain Fowler, viral video star, dies at age 6
MIAMI, Fla. — A little boy who became known for a viral video where he asked, “where we about to eat at?” has died. >> Read more trending newsAntwain Fowler’s mother made the announcement on his Instagram account. According to a GoFundMe account set up in his name, Antwain was diagnosed with autoimmune enteropathy in 2015. Autoimmune enteropathy is a rare disease where the body’s immune system attacks the lining of the intestines, according to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. His mother, China, posted several times on Instagram, saying, “The pain in my heart is like no other Why God !!!!!!!!!!!wftv.com
A Marine officer posted a video calling out senior leaders in Afghanistan. He was relieved of command.
Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller said, “People are upset because their senior leaders let them down and none of them are raising their hands and accepting accountability or saying: We messed this up.”washingtonpost.com
Launch America: Get a 360-view as SpaceX prepares to launch NASA astronauts
News 6 is giving you a view of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon launch from just about every angle. Saturday is SpaceX’s second try as the private company and NASA work to usher in a new age of space travel with the Demo-2 launch. NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are set to take off at 3:22 p.m., weather willing. [READ MORE | Live launch updates: SpaceX set to launch NASA astronauts on Crew Dragon | Timeline: Here’s what NASA astronauts are doing on launch day]If Behnken and Hurley take off, it will mark the first time in nine years NASA astronauts will lift off from the Space Coast. SpaceX and weather officers are also closely watching the launch forecast and conditions in the Atlantic Ocean for recovery conditions in case of a launch abort.
Experience SpaceX’s historic launch in 360 degrees
Wednesday will usher in a new age of space travel as SpaceX’s Demo-2 launch with NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley takes off. MORE: Live launch day updates: SpaceX prepares to launch NASA astronauts from Kennedy Space CenterThe launch is scheduled for 4:33 p.m. and there are many ways to watch. Take a look around, listen in to the spectators joining you and experience the thrill of the space coast as it does what it does best -- launch rockets. Weather officers with the 45th Weather Squadron have reduced the chances of good launch conditions to 50% and that is only the launch forecast. SpaceX and weather officers are also closely watching conditions in the Atlantic Ocean for recovery conditions in case of a launch abort.
Judge rejects Florida unemployment claims lawsuit
Judge rejects Florida unemployment claims lawsuitPublished: May 7, 2020, 9:46 amA judge granted a motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed against Florida and its unemployment benefit system operators Wednesday. The lawsuit was filed by attorneys representing Floridians who are waiting for unemployment payments due to the coronavirus fallout.
Gyms remain closed during Florida’s first phase of reopening
Gyms remain closed during Florida’s first phase of reopeningPublished: April 30, 2020, 1:41 pmA Central Florida gym owner was prepared to reopen before the governor announced gyms would remain closed during the first phase of reopening the state during the coronavirus pandemic.
Orange County mayor says governor’s plan to reopen Florida creates ‘uncertainty’ for some businesses
Orange County mayor says governor’s plan to reopen Florida creates ‘uncertainty’ for some businessesPublished: April 30, 2020, 1:38 pmhough the governor announced Wednesday that many businesses throughout Florida can begin to reopen as early as next week, Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings said it could be a while longer before businesses begin reopening in his county because they will need more time to prepare for the new guidelines.
Military planes salute workers on front lines of coronavirus pandemic with NYC flyover
Military planes salute workers on front lines of coronavirus pandemic with NYC flyoverPublished: April 29, 2020, 8:07 amJets from Navy’s Blue Angels and the Air Force’s Thunderbirds flew over New York City on Tuesday in a tribute to the medical personnel, first responders and other essential workers involved in fighting the coronavirus pandemic.
These are the precautions airlines are taking to prevent the spread of the coronavirus
These are the precautions airlines are taking to prevent the spread of the coronavirusPublished: April 28, 2020, 1:04 pmHere's what airlines are doing to protect passengers and employees during the coronavirus pandemic.
Some beach restrictions relaxed in parts of Brevard, Flagler counties
Some beach restrictions relaxed in parts of Brevard, Flagler countiesPublished: April 22, 2020, 10:38 amSatellite Beach and Cocoa Beach officials have reopened beaches for sunbathing, sitting in chairs and all other activities within city limits during the coronavirus pandemic — but groups must be five people or fewer.
Peloton offering at-home workouts during coronavirus pandemic
Peloton offering at-home workouts during coronavirus pandemicPublished: April 20, 2020, 10:10 amJulie Broughton caught up with a Peloton fitness instructor Cody Rigsby to talk about the importance of at-home workouts during the coronavirus pandemic.
Researchers say visiting ‘just one friend’ could undo social distancing
Researchers say visiting ‘just one friend’ could undo social distancingPublished: April 15, 2020, 3:16 pmResearchers at the University of Washington say visiting just one friend during the coronavirus pandemic could undo the goal of social distancing.
Here’s how you can get your stimulus check faster and electronically if you didn't file taxes
Here’s how you can get your stimulus check faster and electronically if you didn't file taxesPublished: April 15, 2020, 11:03 amMany Americans do not file taxes or haven’t updated their banking information since the last time they filed. The IRS is now allowing people to add new electronic banking information.
Orange County mayor issues stay-at-home order in response to coronavirus pandemic
Orange County mayor issues stay-at-home order in response to coronavirus pandemicPublished: March 24, 2020, 11:20 pmOrange County Mayor Jerry Demings joined other leaders around Florida Tuesday announcing plans to sign a stay-at-home executive order that will go into affect later this week.
INTERACTIVE MAP: Here’s where to get your drive-thru coronavirus test
INTERACTIVE MAP: Here’s where to get your drive-thru coronavirus testPublished: March 18, 2020, 11:15 pmAs coronavirus continues to spread throughout the Sunshine State, local medical groups are setting up shop to offer drive-thru COIVD-19 testing.