Teen accused of murdering mom, little brother, nabbed at Las Vegas food court

Adrian Navarro-Canales, 16, who has been charged with two counts of murder, was arrested at an outdoor food court near the Las Vegas Strip, authorities said Wednesday.

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Adrian Navarro-Canales, top right, with his mother and brother. (Facebook)

SOURCE    Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 5:24 PM

Adrian Navarro-Canales, 16, was apprehended at a Las Vegas food court on Wednesday.

A Las Vegas-area teenager accused of stabbing his mother and 9-year-old brother to death has been arrested, authorities said Wednesday.

Authorities released a statement saying Adrian Navarro-Canales, 16, was arrested late Wednesday morning after authorities found him sitting alone in an open-air food court close to the Las Vegas Strip.

The Las Vegas Sun reports that authorities had received a tip about the teen’s whereabouts Tuesday night.

Another Canadian Train Derailment!

Train wheels sit on the ruined tracks at Landis, Sask. In the background, an oil tanker car has been left badly damaged by the derailment.

CN train derailment in Saskatchewan causes grass fire, oil leak


A CN Rail train has derailed just west of Landis, Sask., resulting in a grass fire and an oil leak.

There are no injuries.

RCMP said crews were on the scene Wednesday morning fighting the blaze and dealing with the derailment.

None of the 16 derailed cars had caught fire, the RCMP said. The fire, which was in a ditch, was extinguished.

Canada train derailment 25 September 2013

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Chemical Warehouse Ablaze in Santa Ana

Chemical Warehouse Ablaze in Santa Ana

Firefighters battle a blaze inside of a business that houses hazardous chemicals on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013.               Southern Counties News Service


A chemical warehouse with hazardous materials inside went up in flames Wednesday morning, lighting a power pole on fire and prompting four alarms, fire officials said.

The fire broke out about 1:15 a.m. at 2117 South Anne St. in a building that houses metal containers with a corrosive material, said Orange County Fire Authority spokesman Steve Concialdi.

An address search showed the name of the business as Abrasive Warehouse & Equipment.

The blaze reached a utility pole, prompting a call to Southern California Edison over power outage concerns, Concialdi said.

Firefighters have taken a “defensive stance” to allow the fire to burn, he said.

No evacuations were ordered as of 5 a.m., officials said.


Brazilian bus plunges from bridge near Rio de Janeiro, killing at least 6 people

 Brazilian authorities say a passengerbus has plunged 40 metres (130 feet) off a bridge in Itaguai, a city near Riode Janeiro.

Brazilian authorities say a passengerbus has plunged 40 metres (130 feet) off a bridge in Itaguai, a city near Riode Janeiro.


RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Brazilian authorities say a passenger bus has plunged 40 metres (130 feet) off a bridge in a city near Rio de Janeiro.

Firefighters say at least six people died in Wednesday’s accident. There was no word on the number of people injured, how many were aboard or how the wreck happened.

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Police: Children stabbed by their mother have died

Both children died about an hour after receiving medical attention for their wounds.

Both children died about an hour after receiving medical attention for their wounds.


(WMC-TV) – The two children who were stabbed by their mother Wednesday night died at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, according to Memphis police.

The 6-year-old and 23-month-old were both sent to the hospital once law enforcement arrived on the scene at 230 Tillman Street near Tillman Cove.

Neighbor Veronica Skinner has seen the suspect numerous times before. However, she never saw any signs that would indicate what happened.

“I think it’s terrible and I think time is drawing near. I think that’s real terrible,” stated Skinner.

One of the children received CPR on the scene before being sent to the hospital. Both children died about an hour after receiving medical attention for their wounds.

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Derecho Leaves Trail of Damage in Ohio Valley

July 10, 2013 Derecho

Radar loop and damaging/high wind reports (blue arrows) from a derecho on July 10, 2013 in the Ohio Valley. (Note: Some of these initial wind reports may have ended up being classified as tornado reports, following National Weather Service damage surveys)

Published: Jul 11, 2013, 7:22 AM EDT weather.com

A line of severe thunderstorms raced through the Ohio River Valley Wednesday, causing numerous power outages due to downed trees and powerlines. Severe Weather Expert Dr. Greg Forbes says the area of wind damage is concentrated enough and long enough to be classified as a derecho.

According to NOAA’s Storm Prediction Center, roughly 300 reports of either wind damage or high winds (greater than 58 mph) were received in the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys on July 10, the majority of which were in a swath from eastern Illinois and Indiana into Ohio, western Pennsylvania, southwest New York, and northern West Virginia.

The National Weather Service will conduct damage surveys from Indiana to Pennsylvania Thursday to investigate whether some damage was caused by tornadoes.  Several photos from North Beaver Township, Pa. and also near Storrs, Conn. circulated via social media Wednesday.

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Burglar Hogtied by Tulsa, Okla., Homeowner and Left on Front Lawn For Police

The Houstons saw their daughter’s window had been broken, and then heard sounds from their garage. Denay Houston’s husband then pounced on the burglar and tied his arms behind his back with a rope — a skill developed from his years of working with horses.

 	Police found Robert Cole in front yard, hogtied by the homeowner.

KWTV/KOTV   Police were called to a Tulsa, Okla. home on Wednesday morning and found 31-year-old burglary suspect Robert Cole hogtied on the lawn.


All he needed was a bow.

A Tulsa, Okla., homeowner practically gift-wrapped a present for local police Wednesday when he hogtied a burglary suspect and put him on his front lawn.

Denay Houston said that she and her husband, noticed that their daughter’s window had been broken early Wednesday morning, and then heard sounds coming from the couple’s garage.

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4 Shot, 3 Dead in Kentucky Condominium Complex Shooting

Condo Shooting

Residents Kora Thompson, left, and Joey Hopper watch activity at the scene of the Lakeview Condominiums shooting in Louisville, Ky., on Wednesday, June 19, 2013. Three people were shot to death and a fourth was seriously injured at a condominium building Wednesday. (AP Photo/The Courier-Journal, Matt Herp)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A domestic situation apparently prompted the midweek shooting at a condominium complex in an upscale Louisville neighborhood that claimed three lives and left a fourth person badly wounded, police said.


Louisville Metro Police spokesman Dwight Mitchell identified the dead from the shooting Wednesday afternoon as a girl, a 38-year-old woman and a 40-year-old man. He didn’t release their names nor disclose a possible motive in the hours after the shooting.

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