Plane catches fire on runway in Florida

A plane’s engine caught on fire on the runway of an airport in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The engine of the Boeing 767 carrying 101 people caught fire as the plane taxied for departure on Thursday at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida, officials said. It was bound for Caracas, Venezuela. Fifteen people were injured, one… Read More Plane catches fire on runway in Florida

Deadly shooting causes chaos at ZombiCon festival in Florida

Chaos broke out at a zombie-themed street festival in downtown Fort Myers, Florida, after shooting left one man dead and five other people wounded. Crowds of festival goers fled screaming through the streets after the shots rang out late Saturday at ZombiCon. “It cleared out fast and cop cars and ambulances came,” said Savannah Holden,… Read More Deadly shooting causes chaos at ZombiCon festival in Florida

Woman arrested for ‘riding’ sea turtle in Florida

A 20-year-old Florida woman was arrested on Saturday months after photos in which she appeared to be “sitting or riding” on the back of a sea turtle went viral on social media, authorities said. Stephanie Marie Moore had been wanted on a felony warrant since July for the “possession, disturbance, mutilation, destruction, selling, transference, molestation,… Read More Woman arrested for ‘riding’ sea turtle in Florida