Update: Police release names of young girl, father who die after they're found unresponsive in wading pool at Alice Keith Park UPDATE: Detectives have identified a man and a young girl who died at a hospital after being found unresponsive in the wading pool at Alice Keith Park in Beaumont. Traveth Quinn, a 31-year-old man, and his 3-year-old daughter Legend Quinn, were both ... 11/19/2013 - 5:40 am | View Link
Update: Police release names of young girl, father who die after they're found unresponsive in wading pool at Alice Keith Park UPDATE: Detectives have identified a man and a young girl who died at a hospital after being found unresponsive in the wading pool at Alice Keith Park in Beaumont. Traveth Quinn, a 31-year-old man, and his 3-year-old daughter Legend Quinn, were both ... 10/10/2013 - 12:58 pm | View Link
Father of teens accused of vandalizing 93-year-old veteran's home offers apology A 93-year-old war hero whose home was burglarized and trashed earlier this week got another surprise Wednesday. "The father of the two children who broke into my house was here and he apologized," said Wood. Jose Gonzalez stopped by as Marines, contractors ... 01/30/2013 - 3:39 am | View Link
Father carves pentagram on sons back RICHLAND HILLS, Texas (AP) - A 6-year-old Texas boy whose father has been accused of carving a pentagram on the child's back has been released from a hospital. Richland Hills police Sgt. Nathan Stringer says officers planned to speak with the boy Thursday ... 12/14/2012 - 3:06 am | View Link
UPDATE: Father dies saving children, one of three accidents Sunday on Joe Pool Lake 9 p.m. == The second incident also sounds grim, as described by police in this statement: Grand Prairie—On June 10, at 2:43 pm the Grand Prairie Police and Fire Department responded to a possible drowning at Joe Pool Lake’s Lynn Creek Park. This would ... 06/9/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Amazon got a lot of ink for its sci-fi drone delivery idea this week, but a more real and immediate robot effort underway in the Seattle retailer’s warehouses could save it as much as $916 million a year, according to one analyst.
Amazon’s rollout of robots from a company it bought called Kiva Systems — which can shuttle shelves full of merchandise to warehouse workers rather than the other way around — may help pare 20 percent to 40 percent off the typical $3.50 to $3.75 cost of fulfilling a typical order, says Shawn Milne, a Janney Capital Markets analyst in a research note.
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A statue of famed scientists Nicola Tesla is being unveiled today in Palo Alto after the successful completion of a six-figure Kickstarter campaign. Here’s a first look at the seven-foot-tall monument, which is equipped with free Wi-Fi and a time capsule to be opened in 2043: “This unique project pays respect to a great inventor who never had the historical recognition he deserved,” says project organizer Dorrian Porter in a statement on the news.
Business Detroit was granted unprecedented powers by a federal bankruptcy judge to shed billions of dollars in debt, including the ability to slash city employee pensions despite a state constitutional provision protecting them. The approval of the nation’s largest-ever municipal filing clears the way for Detroit’s emergency manager to reorganize the city’s estimated $18 billion in debt.