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She Was Hunting With Her
Dad When the Lightning Hit
Sep 29, 2023 8:31 AM CDT
She Was Hunting With Her Dad When the Lightning Hit
Baylee Holbrook, 16, dies after Tuesday lightning strike in Putnam County, Florida
- A sad update out of Florida on a teen struck by lightning earlier this week while hunting deer with her dad: Baylee Holbrook has succumbed to her injuries. Officials tell CBS News that the 16-year-old died Thursday morning, just two days after she and her father were both hit after...
Cops: He Hit 2 Cyclists, Then
Made the Next Hit a Fatal One
Sep 14, 2023 11:05 AM CDT
Cops: He Hit 2 Cyclists, Then Made the Next Hit a Fatal One
Juvenile in Huntington Beach, California, charged with homicide after 70-year-old cyclist died
- A juvenile driver in Huntington Beach, California, is accused of running down three cyclists within 45 minutes on Sunday, killing one. The cyclists were struck in separate incidents less than a mile apart, KTLA reports. The first incident occurred around 10pm when a cyclist was struck in a crosswalk by...
Philly DA: Teen Bomb-Maker
Was 'Grave Danger to Everyone'
Aug 15, 2023 2:41 PM CDT
Philly DA: Teen Bomb-Maker Was 'Grave Danger to Everyone'
17-year-old nabbed in Philadelphia was allegedly testing devices, communicating with terrorists
- A 17-year-old "aspiring terrorist" is facing multiple state felony charges in Pennsylvania after he was found to be communicating with a foreign terrorist group while building a weapon of mass destruction, officials said Monday. At a press conference, Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner said the unnamed teen "was...
Extradited Nigerian Allegedly
Pushed US Teen to Suicide
Aug 15, 2023 2:14 PM CDT
Extradited Nigerian Allegedly Pushed US Teen to Suicide
Samuel Ogoshi and his brother Samson accused in international 'sextortion' scheme
- In March 2022, 17-year-old Jordan DeMay received a message over Instagram from someone threatening to make his nude photo go viral unless the teen coughed up $1,000. DeMay, a high school senior in Michigan, could afford only $300. "I'm kms rn [killing myself right now]. Bc [because]...
Into Car Trapped
Then, a Drone
Jun 28, 2023 2:20 PM CDT
Water Poured Into Car Trapped in Sinkhole. Then, a Drone
'Maybe 30 minutes later, they could have been dead,' Colorado teen says of his well-timed rescue
- When Josh Logue started flying drones as a hobby, he had no idea it would result in him saving lives. That's what happened Saturday morning as the 18-year-old Colorado man sent up a drone to explore the Denver suburb of Brighton after heavy rainfall transformed a dry canal into...
Restaurant's $480K Suit Goes
After Teen for 'Sushi Terrorism'
Jun 12, 2023 10:20 AM CDT
Restaurant's $480K Suit Goes After Teen for 'Sushi Terrorism'
Japan's Sushiro chain says high schooler licked sushi, claims customers fled after viral video
- A high schooler in Japan has been hit with a nearly half-million-dollar lawsuit, after a sushi eatery says viral footage of his antics caused a huge customer dip. Broadcaster NHK reports that Akindo Sushiro Co., parent company of the Sushiro chain, is suing the teen for $480,000, accusing him...
Teen Shot After Ringing Wrong
Doorbell Joins 'Team Ralph'
May 30, 2023 8:00 AM CDT
Teen Shot After Ringing Wrong Doorbell Joins 'Team Ralph'
Black teen took part in annual fundraiser
- Ralph Yarl , the Missouri teen shot last month by a white homeowner in Kansas City after he rang the wrong doorbell, has since been recuperating in private from his traumatic brain injury. Over Memorial Day weekend, however, the 17-year-old made what the AP says was his first big public...
Good Samaritan Who Helped
Teen: 'I Thought He Was Dead'
Apr 18, 2023 7:46 AM CDT
Good Samaritan Who Helped Teen: 'I Thought He Was Dead'
More on the case of Ralph Yarl, Kansas City 16-year-old shot when he went to the wrong home
- Charges have been filed in the case of Ralph Yarl, the Black teen shot Thursday night in Kansas City, Missouri, when police say he showed up at the wrong house to pick up his younger siblings. Andrew Lester, the 84-year-old white homeowner accused of shooting the 16-year-old and charged...
2 Men Arrested in 1975
Murder of Indiana Teen
Feb 9, 2023 9:45 AM CST
2 Men Arrested in 1975 Murder of Indiana Teen
Laurel Jean Mitchell's body was found nearly 50 years ago, and the case had gone cold
- Almost half a century ago, 17-year-old Laurel Jean Mitchell was killed in Indiana. Her case had gone cold since, but now, thanks partially to a DNA match, two arrests have finally been made. At a Tuesday news conference, Indiana State Police announced that Fred Bandy Jr., 67, and John Wayne...
MLB Teams Sign a Bunch
of Players' Family Members
Jan 16, 2023 8:41 AM CST
MLB Teams Sign a Bunch of Players' Family Members
Among them: Padres sign Ethan Salas, younger bro of top Marlins prospect Jose Salas, for $5.6M
- The San Diego Padres signed 16-year-old catcher Ethan Salas of Caracas, Venezuela, to a $5.6 million bonus on Sunday, the first day of the international signing period. Salas is the consensus top overall prospect in this year's class. The left-handed hitter is the younger brother of Jose Salas,...
Dec 17, 2022 12:47 PM CST
Teacher Who Gave Teen Vaccine Shot Avoids Prison
Laura Russo pleads guilty to lesser charge
- A high school teacher fired after being accused of injecting a teenager with a coronavirus vaccine without his parents knowing has avoided a prison sentence. Laura Russo pleaded guilty Friday to a misdemeanor count of attempting the unauthorized practice of medicine in court in Mineola, New York. She also entered...
Teen Who Vanished While
Working on Project Found Dead
Dec 10, 2022 10:45 AM CST
Teen Who Vanished While Working on Project Found Dead
Body of Dante de la Torre, 16, discovered in wooded area in Placer County, California
- Dante de la Torre set off early Wednesday afternoon to the Gold Run rest stop area off of California's Interstate 80, ready to gather soil samples for a high school science project he was working on. Just over a day later, the California 16-year-old was found dead in a...
Teen Who Killed Her Rapist
in Custody After Her Escape
Nov 9, 2022 1:15 PM CST
Teen Who Killed Her Rapist in Custody After Her Escape
Pieper Lewis, who fled from a Des Moines women's center, didn't go far
- Pieper Lewis is back in custody. The 18-year-old Iowa sex trafficking victim who on Friday fled a Des Moines women's center where she was serving five years of probation for the killing of her alleged rapist was found in Des Moines and booked into Polk County Jail on Tuesday....
Muslim Student in NJ
Sues Over Teacher's Remark
Oct 25, 2022 6:53 PM CDT
Muslim Student in NJ Sues Over Teacher's Remark
He says he asked for more time to finish assignment and was told, 'We don't negotiate with terrorists'
: A Muslim student in New Jersey is suing a district and a teacher, saying he was "devastated and humiliated" last year at Ridgefield High School when he asked the teacher for more time to complete an assignment and was loudly told, "We don't negotiate with terrorists....
Teen's Final Act: Pushing
Sister Out of Harm's Way
Oct 21, 2022 10:40 AM CDT
Teen's Final Act: Pushing Sister Out of Harm's Way
'He's my hero,' mom says of 13-year-old Tyler Phillips of Long Island, NY
- The family of a Long Island teen who was killed during a hit-and-run earlier this month is lauding his final act: saving his sister. NBC New York reports that on Oct. 12, the day after he turned 13, Tyler Phillips of Medford, NY, and his sister Krystal Randolph, also 13,...
Just One Teen
on the Planet
Aced This Test
Sep 26, 2022 10:40 AM CDT
Just One Teen on the Planet Aced This Test
Felix Zhang of Indiana apparently knows his calculus
- On planet Earth, some 270,000 students took the AP Calculus AB exam in May 2022. About 20% of them scored a 5, which is the highest score possible. But Felix Zhang did something no one else did: The Indiana high schooler got a perfect score. Then a sophomore at...
Moments After Teen's Death,
the Alleged Cover-Up Began
Aug 11, 2022 10:50 AM CDT
Moments After Teen's Death, the Alleged Cover-Up Began
5 other teens charged following 2019 death of Jack Elliott in Texas
- For months, even his parents didn't know how Jack Elliott had died. Before and after his body was found 100 feet deep in Texas' Lake Travis near Austin, they heard multiple stories from the 11 teenagers who'd been boating with the 19-year-old Texas Christian University student after sunset:...
This Teen Saw a Car Go Into
the River. He Didn't Hesitate
Jul 9, 2022 11:30 AM CDT
This Teen Saw a Car Go Into the River. He Didn't Hesitate
Corion Evans, 16, saves 3 young women, police officer from drowning in Mississippi
- When Corion Evans saw three people at a party, the 16-year-old never imagined he would save their lives a few hours later. But that's what happened early Sunday when a car drove off a boat launch into a river in southern Mississippi. The high school student jumped into the...
Jury Awards $21M in Killing
of Pregnant Teen by Police
Jun 27, 2022 4:39 PM CDT
Jury Awards $21M in Killing of Pregnant Teen by Police
Elena Mondragon was in car with robbery suspect when cops tried to pull them over
: The family of a pregnant teenager who was shot and killed by undercover police officers in 2017 has been awarded $21 million by a federal jury. The verdict was reached Friday, the AP reports. John Burris, the family's lawyer, said the jury split culpability between the man driving...
Arrested at 13, He Faced
Execution. Now He's Free
Jun 25, 2022 6:30 AM CDT
Arrested at 13, He Faced Execution. Now He's Free
Murtaja Qureiris, said to be youngest Saudi prisoner for political protest, reportedly out of prison
Murtaja Qureiris is now a free man. Human rights activists say the 21-year-old, who was arrested in Saudi Arabia at age 13 after being accused of participating in Arab Spring protests three years earlier, has been released from prison, reports CNN . Qureiris, who once faced the death penalty for...
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