Dozens of travelers are being evacuated from air trains running at Newark Liberty Airport on Wednesday night.
Reports say that at least five trains are currently stuck. The cause of the outage has not yet been released.
The trains run in between the various terminals at the airport. Police ordered to have power turned off before removing passengers from the trains. Continue reading
Four-time All-Star Joaquin Andujar has died. He was 62.
ESPN Deportes reports Andujar died in the Dominican Republic after a long battle with diabetes. The Cardinals released the following statement following Andujar’s death:
“We are deeply saddened by the loss of one of the best pitchers in Cardinals history,” Cardinals Chairman Bill DeWitt Jr. said. Continue reading
Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez has been indicted by a federal grand jury on Wednesday on charges including conspiracy to commit bribery and wire fraud.
Menendez was charged with using his office to improperly benefit a Florida eye doctor and political donor.
Prosecutors had been investigating whether Menendez improperly advocated for the business interests of Dr. Salomon Melgen Continue reading
Shannon De Lima is a 26-year-old Venezuelan model who just married Marc Anthony, who was formerly married to Jennifer Lopez.
The couple exchanged vows at a private home at the Casa de Campo resort in front of close friends and family in a ceremony in the Dominican Republic.
During an appearance at her book signing in NYC, Lopez responded to the news that her ex-husband had popped the question to De Lima. Continue reading
St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras one of the star prospects of the past several seasons, was killed today in a car accident the Dominican Republic.
Tragically, Taveras’ girlfriend also died in the crash, according to police in Puerto Plata.
Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak expressed his condolences to the family, but said the team was awaiting more details before making a formal announcement. Continue reading
Are you getting calls where the caller rings once and then hangs up? If you are, whatever you do, don’t dial the number back! The entire reason for the one ring hang up is to prompt you to call the number back.
Police are warning folks about the “one-ring phone scam,” which uses robo-dialers to ring random numbers only to hang up, in an effort to get the recipient to call back and when they do, they can incur huge charges.
These pictures show Beyonce in the shadow of some palm trees, concentrating as she prepares to putt. But it’s not the singer’s golf stance that fans are balking over.. It’s those stick skinny legs!
A NY woman who was caught wearing a diaper made out of $85,000 dollars worth of cocaine – was sentenced to two years in prison.
Michelle Blassingale was arrested at JFK Airport after U.S. Customs officials discovered that she was wearing “cocaine diapers” fashioned out of tape and filled with 6.5 kilos of blow. Continue reading
22-year-old Latin American Idol Winner Martha “La Baby” Heredia, is being held on drug charges after being arrested while allegedly smuggling heroin in the heels of her platform shoes. PerezHilton.
Police found 2.9 pounds of the drug stuffed in her shoes. A Dominican prosecutor handling the case issued a statement:
“It’s very sad that young people who have so much promise, who were bestowed by life with all the grace in the world and an unquestionable talent, because of ambition, bad advice or simply to obtain money see themselves in situations like this.”
In 2010 she killed a Haitian boy with her car and was forced to pay the family over a quarter mil in damages.
Just last month she had her husband arrested for domestic violence and he’s currently in jail.
If convicted the singer could spend up to 10 years in prison.
Gold-to-go founder Thomas Geissler demonstrates using one of Germany’s first gold-plated ATM (automated teller machine) in a bank in Munich September 30, 2010. The machine, which features cutting-edge technology, dispenses 1g, 5g, 10g, 100g and 250g gold bars and also dispenses gold coins bearing designs such as Krugerrand, Maple Leaf and Kangaroo, which are sold in gift boxes at real-time prices.