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El Paso shooting victim says his story is ‘genuine’ after police dispute his heroism

iStock(EL PASO, Texas) — The El Paso shooting victim whose story of heroism was disputed by police said he’s standing by his recounting of the attack at the Walmart.Chris Grant was supposed to be one of 11 people honored by the White House for bravery in early September before he was detained by Secret Service…read more »

New Jersey man arrested for allegedly spying for Hezbollah: Feds

iStock(MORRISTOWN, N.J.) — A New Jersey man was indicted Thursday on charges he supported Hezbollah by scouting possible targets for an attack.Alexei Saab began training with Hezbollah operatives overseas and surveilled multiple locations in the U.S., the FBI said.According to the indictment, Saab joined Hezbollah in 1996 in Lebanon where he observed and reported on…read more »

Colorado mother puts injured bobcat in car with her child

iStock(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) — A Colorado mother is facing criticism from wildlife officials who said she put an injured bobcat into her car next to her child.Parks and Wildlife officials in the southeast region of the state issued a warning to the public on Twitter after describing a “lucky” Colorado Springs woman who put the…read more »

Murder charges dropped against 5 teens after 14-year-old killed during burglary attempt in Illinois

iStock(CHICAGO) — Felony murder charges have been dropped against five Chicago teenagers after a 14-year-old who was with them during a burglary attempt was shot and killed by a homeowner, prosecutors announced.The teens were initially charged with murder after the youngest member of their group died after they allegedly tried to break into a car…read more »

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