UNC protesters knock down Silent Sam Confederate statue

(CNN) – A crowd of about 250 protesters on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s campus knocked over the controversial Silent Sam Confederate statue, according to the university. A vid

FBI asks for help finding Chinese man kidnapped in California

(CNN) – US authorities are pleading for the public’s help in finding Tony Liao Ruochen, who is believed to have been kidnapped in San Gabriel, California last month. FBI agent Gene Kowel said Liao

Colorado suspect says he killed wife after he saw her strangling daughter, affidavit says

(CNN) – A murder suspect told police in Colorado he strangled his pregnant wife in a rage after he saw her on a baby monitor strangling the couple’s 3-year-old daughter, Celeste, according to court d

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Group hopes to battle litter through bottle bill proposal

Group hopes to battle litter through bottle bill proposal

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) – It’s not an unusual occurrence to see bottles and cans on the side of the road. It’s trash, and though you can get fined, littering to some is still a problem. “I think it’s getting worse. I’ve seen it in a number of places.,” Jim Watson said. Watson is a…

Howard Summer Graduation

Howard Summer Graduation

Some students who graduated from high school during the summer got recognized at the Howard School. The post Howard Summer Graduation appeared first on WDEF.

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Site/Vid du Jour 6/12

website of the day – The local LGBTQ community’s Candlelight Vigil will be held tonight at City Hall at 7:30pm.  This is their organization’s main site. https://www.cityofequality.org/ video of the day – Tn. woman caught on video, releasing her kids from a car dog crate.  She’s facing charges.  https://twitter.com/FOXNashville/status/1005971200059887619

Site/Vid du Jour 6/6

Site/Vid du Jour 6/6

video – phone camera footage of massive flooding at Nantahala Outdoor Center.  This is video of death in fast water.   twin sites – riverbendfestival.com riverfrontnights.com   2nd video – My son’s epic adventure in China/Mongolia produced 18 Go Pro videos.  This one concentrates solely on the mind-blowing light show he attended.