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Hazmat crew called for chemical leak on University of Dayton campus

Updated: 1:10 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

The University of Dayton School of Engineering building is reportedly being evacuated because of a chemical leak. >> Read more trending stories A hazardous materials team was called to the scene on UD's campus around 12:37 p.m. The emergency was reported to be a sulfur dioxide leak inside the Kettering ...
BASE jumper Alexander Polli dies in accident in French Alps
Thrill seeker Alexander Polli, a skydiver and pioneering BASE jumper, died Monday in a wingsuit accident in the French Alps. He was 31. (Photo: Alexander Polli/Facebook)

12:17 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

Thrill seeker Alexander Polli, a skydiver and pioneering BASE jumper, died Monday in a wingsuit accident in the French Alps. He was 31. Polli crashed into a tree while jumping in the Couloir Ensa, according to NBC News. >> Read more trending stories “It’s a location where there are a ...
1,500 Americans accidentally end up in Canada during float trip
Port Huron Float Down 2016 (Facebook/Kathy Docherty-Denny)

Updated: 11:19 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

About 1,500 Americans learned the effects of high winds the hard way during an annual event in Michigan. >> Read more trending stories   Hundreds of people got on their favorite floats with their favorite drinks on Sunday to float down the St. Clair River. The rafters planned to float from Port ...
Warrant: Woman put newborn son in refrigerator for 3 hours

Updated: 11:17 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

A South Carolina woman is accused of putting her newborn son in the refrigerator at her Chester home for three hours, authorities said. Chester County deputies and South Carolina Law Enforcement Division officials charged Angela Blackwell, 27, with homicide by child abuse on Monday.   >> Read more trending stories ...
What they are saying about Hillary Clinton's health

Updated: 11:05 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

The health of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has emerged lately as a talking point in the 2016 election,  albeit, not in the usual way a topic becomes high-profile in American politics. While her Republican opponent, Donald Trump, has made references to her stamina, Trump surrogate former New York Mayor ...
Batter hits grand slam into windshield of own truck
Brandon Thomas, of the Gateway Grizzlies, hit a grand slam into the windshield of his own truck. (Photo: Sam Levitt/Twitter)

11:05 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

With the bases loaded, two outs and the Gateway Grizzlies down 3-0 in the second inning Sunday, Brandon Thomas stepped to the plate. >> Read more trending stories The outfielder for the Frontier League baseball club took a ball, then fouled off two more pitches working the count in favor ...
Suspect in stabbing, face biting case may have ingested chemical from garage, sheriff says

Updated: 10:57 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

Investigators are trying to determine whether a 19-year-old Florida man could have ingested a chemical from the garage of a couple he's accused of fatally stabbing, according to Martin County's sheriff. >> Read more trending stories William Snyder said investigators are continuing to wait for toxicology results for Austin Harrouff, ...
Child found tangled in cord, fence; man takes photo as 'evidence'
Fence (Flickr/Anthony Albright)

Updated: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

A man from Spokane, Washington, who heard screams as he mowed his lawn last week, followed his ears and discovered a child outside tangled in a fence and a bungee cord. Matt Knight told KHQ-TV that his first thought was: "I need to take a picture of this." Knight said he did so ...
Mystery man spends hundreds on strangers at Dollar Tree

10:20 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

A mystery man spent hundreds of dollars Monday at a Dollar Tree store in Oklahoma, footing the bill for 10 strangers. >> Read more trending stories People at the Dollar Tree in east Tulsa said a man came into the store around 5:30 p.m. and told the cashier he wanted ...
Deaf driver shot and killed by N.C. state trooper

Updated: 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

A North Carolina state trooper shot and killed a deaf man Thursday night after following the man's car on the highway and into a residential area. Officials said that around 6:15 p.m., the trooper tried to pull over a Volvo that was speeding on the interstate, but Daniel Harris, 29, ...
Police: Lifeguards found drowned man by accident in amusement park pool

9:55 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

A police report says lifeguards found a man's body at the bottom of an amusement park pool over the weekend by accident. Vijayarengan Srinivasan, 32, drowned at Wild Waves on Saturday. He was pulled out of an activity pool around 5:30 p.m. >> Read more trending stories According to the police report, ...
Couple pins fake robbery on friends who left them at beach, deputies say
Authorities in Volusia County, Florida, arrested Latosha Henderson, 31, and William Richardson, 30, on one count each of making a false report of a crime on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016. Richardson also faces a pair of drug charges.

9:21 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

A day at the beach with friends turned ugly when one couple left another without a ride after an argument at New Smyrna Beach in Florida, deputies said. >> Read more trending stories In retribution, the stranded man and woman called 9-1-1 to say they had been robbed and described ...
Man rescued after trying to jump rooftops, falling between buildings

8:45 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

Emergency crews rescued a man who was stuck between two buildings for about four hours early Tuesday morning in Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood. >> Read more trending stories The man fell about 2 a.m. when he tried jumping from the roof of the Bruegger's Bagels up to the roof of the Qdoba ...
Target issuing refunds for fake Egyptian cotton sheets
This Wednesday, June 29, 2016, photo shows a Target store in Hialeah, Fla. Target reports financial results Wednesday, Aug. 17. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Updated: 8:31 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

Have you bought Egyptian cotton sheets from Target in the past two years? If so, you may be eligible for a refund. According to Bloomberg, Target said Friday that 750,000 pillowcases and sheets from Welspun India Ltd. were labeled as Egyptian cotton but actually made from another material. The bedding, ...
'Anne of Green Gables' reboot headed to Netflix
Christiane Krüger and Megan Follows in "Anne of Green Gables" (1985).

Updated: 7:41 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

"Anne of Green Gables" fans, get ready for some serious nostalgia. According to The New York Times, a new TV series based on the iconic children's series by Lucy Maud Montgomery is headed to Netflix and the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. >> Read more trending stories The Times reports that the ...
WATCH: 'Stranger Things' star Millie Bobby Brown gets head shaved in viral video
Actress Millie Bobby Brown from Netflix's "Stranger Things" poses for a portrait during the 2016 Television Critics Association Summer Tour at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 27, 2016, in Beverly Hills, California. 

Updated: 6:51 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

Talk about a dramatic transformation. Millie Bobby Brown, who plays Eleven in the popular Netflix series "Stranger Things," shared a video Sunday of her head being shaved for the show. >> Read more trending stories "Here it is!! The video of me getting my hair shaved for #StrangerThings. Enjoy! #buzzed," the 12-year-old ...
7 things to know now: Clinton emails; Disney alligator report; 'Madden 17' drop

Updated: 6:35 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

Here's a roundup of news trending across the nation and world today. What to know now: 1. More emails from Clinton: Emails released Monday from when Hillary Clinton was secretary of state, show a myriad of requests were made of the department by Clinton Foundation donors, and that those requests ...
Homeless woman proves Social Security owes her $100,000 after more than a decade
Via @washingtonpost / Twitter

Updated: 6:24 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

The story of 80-year-old Wanda Witter is unlike anything you’ve seen before. Witter has been living homeless with documents stuffed in suitcases trying to convince people she isn’t crazy for more than a decade and that the government owes her $100,000 in Social Security money. Witter, divorced and a mother of ...
Good Samaritan rescues teen attacked by 5 boys on way home from school

Updated: 5:57 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

A good Samaritan is being praised for rescuing a Louisville, Kentucky, teen who was attacked by five boys as he was walking home from school. WDRB 41 Louisville News >> Watch the news report from WDRB Dylan Pierce, 14, was headed home from school Aug. 16 when he missed his bus and ...
Man, 91, with concealed-carry permit shoots suspected would-be robber
Via @tvnewzguy / Twitter

Updated: 5:21 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

A 91-year-old Michigan man who thought he was being robbed Monday reportedly told a suspect in his 20s that he had a concealed-carry license, and when that didn’t work, he pulled the trigger. >> Click here to watch the news report According to WDIV, the elderly man began feeling uneasy when a man ...
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