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
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
Mayor Lori Lightfoot, aldermen look for answers after release of video showing Anthony Alvarez’s fatal shooting by a Chicago police officer
Yet another video showing a Chicago police officer fatally shooting a man during a foot chase has prompted Mayor Lori Lightfoot and aldermen to try to look for answers on how to stop it from happening again.chicagotribune.com
Viral video: Hundreds of blacktip sharks migrate off Florida shore
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Another News4Jax video has gone viral after showing a shark frenzy in Florida. Paul Dabill, 45, who runs Paul Dabill Photography, spotted hundreds of migrating blacktip sharks with his drone camera on Wednesday. From January to March, tens of thousands of blacktips and spinner sharks arrive to reside in the shallow warm waters off Palm Beach County, TC Palm reports. The video, posted on our News4Jax Facebook page, has been viewed 1.2 million times and shared 6,600 times since Friday. SHARK FRENZY!🦈😱 Check out this wild video of hundreds of sharks swimming close to the shore near West Palm Beach!
Black Lives Matter activist from Zion charged with felony for alleged actions during protests in Kenosha over police shooting of Jacob Blake
Someone told a detective that McLemore posted images of himself on Facebook that showed him kicking the front door of the Public Safety Building and bragging that he was trying to break the fingers of an officer who was pulling the door shut, the complaint said. A detective found the images on McLemore’s Facebook page that were posted on Aug. 25.chicagotribune.com
Newly released video purportedly shows kidnapped Nigerian schoolboys
Newly released video purportedly shows kidnapped Nigerian schoolboys Newly released video footage purportedly shows some of the over 300 schoolboys who were kidnapped in Nigeria last week. CBS News believes the video to be genuine but cannot independently confirm its authenticity. The terror group Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for the mass kidnapping. BBC News' Mayeni Jones reports on the reaction in Nigeria's northwestern Katsina State.cbsnews.com
Local Democrats call for action after Duval County judge resigns from vote-counting board
Local Democrats call for action after Duval County judge resigns from vote-counting boardPublished: October 29, 2020, 11:14 pmJacksonville Democrats are calling for rejected votes to be recounted after a local judge who was the head of a vote-counting board in Duval County resigned from his position.
Getting reactions from pediatricians regarding governor's criticism of pandemic related school closures
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Joliet police sergeant is charged with misconduct for allegedly illegally accessing video of drug arrest
The in-squad video that Escueda allegedly accessed shows Lurry chewing on something as he is being transported to the police station. The video also depicts an officer slapping Lurry, who at the time appears to be passed out, on the face, and another officer using a collapsible baton to retrieve drugs from Lurry’s mouth. It also shows an officer holding Lurry’s nostils.chicagotribune.com
Ex-Gitmo commander sentenced to 2 years for death investigation cover-up
Ex-Gitmo commander sentenced to 2 years for death investigation cover-upPublished: October 8, 2020, 7:10 pmNearly six years after the case began, a retired Navy captain convicted of lying and obstructing justice in the investigation into a 2015 death at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay has learned his fate.
Suspect in Mandarin double stabbing found dead after crash, police say
Suspect in Mandarin double stabbing found dead after crash, police sayPublished: October 5, 2020, 11:15 pmA person suspected in a double stabbing Monday in Mandarin was found dead at the scene of a crash, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.
Families file lawsuit after semi-truck crash kills young couple on I-95
Families file lawsuit after semi-truck crash kills young couple on I-95Published: September 23, 2020, 7:13 pmThe father of a young woman killed in a semi-truck crash on Interstate 95 earlier this month has a message for all truck drivers — slow down and be careful.
Calls about poisonings from fake marijuana edibles, candy triple
Calls about poisonings from fake marijuana edibles, candy triplePublished: September 22, 2020, 7:07 pmThe Florida Poison Information Center in Jacksonville has a warning for parents: The number of people poisoned by fake marijuana edibles and candies has tripled and experts say there is little you can do to identify the real thing from the imitation.
18-year-old woman killed, young man injured in double shooting
18-year-old woman killed, young man injured in double shootingPublished: September 15, 2020, 7:24 pmAn 18-year-old woman was killed and a 21-year-old man hospitalized after someone fired shots into the vehicle they were sitting in at the Wickshire Apartment Homes on Lane Avenue.
Melissa Nelson wants longer sentences for people convicted in gun crimes
Melissa Nelson wants longer sentences for people convicted in gun crimesPublished: September 14, 2020, 7:03 pmMelissa Nelson, the state attorney for Florida’s Fourth Judicial Circuit, says she is fighting back against gun violence by seeking longer sentences for people convicted in gun crimes.
Department of Transportation to take action to clean Buckman Bridge as complaints come in
Department of Transportation to take action to clean Buckman Bridge as complaints come inPublished: August 25, 2020, 6:55 pmDrivers say they want a cleaner bridge, not only because it looks nicer, but because it’s safer
Making sense of the charges against Clay County Sheriff Darryl Daniels
Making sense of the charges against Clay County Sheriff Darryl DanielsPublished: August 14, 2020, 6:50 pmA day after Clay County Sheriff Darryl Daniels surrendered to law enforcement to face criminal charges stemming from a sex scandal investigation, newly released court documents are shedding light on the allegations against him.
Camden County schools begins with COVID-19 safety measures in place
Camden County schools begins with COVID-19 safety measures in placePublished: August 4, 2020, 5:16 pmVIDEO: Camden County students returned to the classroom beginning their new school year with no mask requirement, although face coverings are strongly encouraged.
Flagler Beach Pier, rebuilt A1A weather Tropical Storm Isaias with little damage
Flagler Beach Pier, rebuilt A1A weather Tropical Storm Isaias with little damagePublished: August 3, 2020, 4:15 pmVIDEO: The Flagler Beach Pier and State Road A1A survived their first tests of what’s expected to be a busy hurricane season.
SpaceX capsule and NASA crew make 1st splashdown in 45 years
SpaceX capsule and NASA crew make 1st splashdown in 45 yearsPublished: August 2, 2020, 11:33 pmTwo NASA astronauts returned to Earth on Sunday in a dramatic, retro-style splashdown, their capsule parachuting into the Gulf of Mexico to close out an unprecedented test flight by Elon Musk's SpaceX company.
Video shows Orlando shooting victims huddled in bathroom
A newly-revealed and chilling video shows some of the horrors inside the Pulse nightclub during the Orlando terror attack. It shows several hostages huddled inside a restroom stall, among the dead and dying. They waited about four hours to be freed, but some of those seen in the video did not survive. Jamie Yuccas reports from Orlando.cbsnews.com
Full Video: Bernie Sanders New Hampshire victory speech
It was a nailbiter in Iowa, but not in New Hampshire. Bernie Sanders took the Granite State's Democratic primary with a commanding victory over Hillary Clinton. He celebrated the victory with his supporters at his New Hampshire campaign headquarters.cbsnews.com
Time Lapse: Amsterdam Light Festival
Visually stunning hyperlapse video shows off the bursts of color dotting the landscape of Amsterdam during the third installment of its Light Festival. Video courtesy of film maker Jack Fisher . Follow him on Twitter and Vimeo , and like him on Facebookcbsnews.com