Squirrel tests positive for bubonic plague in Colorado, health officials warn

Squirrel tests positive for bubonic plague in Colorado, health officials warn

A squirrel in Colorado has tested positive for the bubonic plague. The squirrel tested positive on July 11 in the town of Morrison, marking the first case of plague in the county this year, according to a news release from the Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) department. The disease has been around for centuries and…

Atlanta Wendy’s where Rayshard Brooks was killed has been demolished

Atlanta Wendy’s where Rayshard Brooks was killed has been demolished

The Atlanta Wendy’s where Rayshard Brooks was fatally shot by a police officer last month was demolished Tuesday. The charred remains of the restaurant, which became a focal point of protests in the weeks after the 27-year-old Brooks was killed, started being torn down Tuesday morning, according to CNN affiliate WSB-TV. By evening, the building…

Toronto Blue Jays might have to play home games in New York or Florida

Toronto Blue Jays might have to play home games in New York or Florida

The Major League Baseball season is set to begin July 23, but the Toronto Blue Jays still aren’t sure what city they’ll be calling home. The Blue Jays are seeking an exemption from travel restrictions imposed by the Canadian government to allow the team to play home games at the Rogers Centre in Toronto. A…

Dashboard camera captures the moment an officer saves the life of a 3-week-old baby

Dashboard camera captures the moment an officer saves the life of a 3-week-old baby

An officer is being hailed a hero after he quickly saved a 3-week-old baby who was struggling to breath. The Sterling Heights Police Department in Michigan posted the dashcam video of the heroic act on its Facebook page Monday. Officer Cameron Maciejewski is seen rushing to a call concerning a 3-week-old baby who isn’t breathing…