Police say suspected Maoist rebels attacked a convoy of cars carrying local leaders and supporters of India's ruling Congress party in eastern India, killing at least 16 people and wounding 25 others.Full Story >
About 200 suspected Maoist rebels set off a land mine and opened fire on a convoy of cars carrying local leaders and supporters of India's ruling Congress party in the country's east, killing at least 28 people and...Full Story >
Saturday, May 25 2013 11:12 PM EDT2013-05-26 03:12:30 GMT
(RNN/KENS/CNN) - At least one person in San Antonio has died Saturday during heavy flooding caused by rain that dumped more than a foot of water on some parts of the area. Police confirmed a woman's bodyFull Story >
Firefighters in San Antonio are still looking for two missing people after heavy rain and flooding swamped the area and left thousands without power.Full Story >
Saturday, May 25 2013 10:21 PM EDT2013-05-26 02:21:50 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The first Bardstown police officer killed in the line of duty in the department's 150-year history was ambushed, possibly from a hilltop, according to the Jefferson County Coroner'sFull Story >
The coroner said a 12-gauge shotgun was used to shoot K-9 Officer Jason Ellis multiple times -- possibly from a hilltop -- early Saturday morning on an off-ramp leading from the Bluegrass Parkway to Highway 55 in Nelson County.Full Story >
Caryl Daniels has been married for 10 years now. She met her husband online when she was living in South Africa and he was living in New York. After chatting for 18 months, they finally met in person.
"They say love has no boundaries and I believe in that, but you need to be careful," said Daniels.
According to Caryl, her son is proof not every online connection ends well. "He fell head over heels in love. Thinking - Mom did it. She succeeded, it's good," said Daniels.
Caryl says she started having suspicions about her son Robin's "internet girlfriend" after they'd been together two years and all he'd ever seen were photos. When Caryl starting asking questions and even offered to buy the woman a web cam, that's when she says the girlfriend's story started to unravel.
"I got an email from Robin saying she's got an incurable disease, and I started to think - incurable? And she's only telling you now, two years later?" Caryl described.
Caryl started digging, and what she uncovered horrified her and broke her son's heart. She says the photos of the woman her son had fallen in love were actually pictures of a married woman's daughter's friend—likely taken from an unsuspecting girl's Facebook page.
"I have no clue why she would want to ruin someone's life," said Daniels. "But for four years I wondered why this pretty girl would sit waiting at a computer - when you're older you're wiser. And you put things together, you hear things and they just don't add up."
Caryl says the biggest warning signal was the woman's refusal to use a web cam. Cyber security and safety specialist Chris Duque agrees.
"It's harder to manipulate a live video feed than one that's already pre-recorded," said Duque, a retired Honolulu Police detective.
Duque says stories like Caryl's are quite common. It's one of the reasons why dating service Matchmaking Introductions Hawaii conducts background checks on all of their clients.
"Nobody wants to go into a relationship and six months down the line they realize that the person that they've been dating has a criminal history or was actually still married," said Ami Allan, Matchmaking Introductions Hawaii's General Manager.
Caryl says she hopes her son's nightmare will help others learn a valuable lesson about finding love online.
"If you don't see them, possibly they're never going to be there," said Daniels.
A study last year found as many as 25 million people per month are using dating services to look for love online. Internet safety experts say you can never be too careful. They recommend taking any new relationship or friendship slowly and say you should always be cautious about the personal details you provide.
Saturday, May 25 2013 7:23 PM EDT2013-05-25 23:23:27 GMT
BARDSTOWN, KY (WAVE) - K-9 Officer Jason Ellis, 33, was shot and killed on the ramp of Exit 34 from the Bluegrass Parkway to Highway 55 in Nelson County early Saturday morning. A 911 call from a womanFull Story >
K-9 officer Jason Ellis, 33, was the first Bardstown police officer killed in the line of duty.Full Story >
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:31 PM EDT2013-05-22 02:31:55 GMT
The claim that the ongoing IRS scandal is limited to low level employees is falling apart. The six Cincinnati workers we have identified, who sent scrutinizing letters to conservative groups with wordsFull Story >
The claim that the ongoing IRS scandal is limited to low level employees is falling apart. Full Story >
Thursday, May 23 2013 10:17 PM EDT2013-05-24 02:17:47 GMT
Heads are starting to roll at the IRS. A day after pleading the 5th and refusing to testify before Congress, Lois Lerner, the IRS Director of Tax Exempt Organizations was placed on administrative leaveFull Story >
A day after pleading the 5th and refusing to testify before Congress, Lois Lerner, the IRS Director of Tax Exempt Organizations was placed on administrative leave Thursday. We have learned more about Lois Lerner's connections to Cindy Thomas, the highest ranking Cincinnati employee in this IRS division.Full Story >
The Village of Morrow: 2013 Memorial Day Parade Monday, May 27, 2013 Participants must line up at 10 a.m. at the former Morrow Elementary School located on Pike St., the parade is to start at 11 a.m. ContactFull Story >
Friday, May 24 2013 10:11 PM EDT2013-05-25 02:11:14 GMT
A pedestrian was hit and killed Friday evening in College Hill. Authorities say it happened at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue and North Bend Road, a larger intersection in the area, around 9 p.m. TheFull Story >
A pedestrian was hit and killed Friday evening in College Hill. Authorities say it happened at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue and North Bend Road, a larger intersection in the area, around 9 p.m.Full Story >
Monday, May 6 2013 1:29 PM EDT2013-05-06 17:29:07 GMT
A man charged with public indecency is expected to appear in court. Police say 36-year-old Jason Fletcher and Laura Oditt engaged in sexual conduct in a public place. The location is not named in courtFull Story >
A man charged with public indecency is expected to appear in court.Full Story >