Children Shoot Semiautomatic Weapons at NM Firing Range
iStock/Thinkstock(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) -- A New Mexico shooting range encourages children to practice shooting semiautomatic weapons, despite a fatal accident this week involving a 9-year-old girl in Arizona.
Calibers, a shooting range in Albuquerque, New Mexico, lets children as young as 8 pull the trigger on handguns, rifles and even semiautomatic weapons, according to ABC affiliate KOAT-TV in Albuquerque.
The children can shoot "Uzis, MAC-11s, AR-15s, and AK-47s," Calibers Training Director Jordan Nighbert told KOAT.
It's common for children to shoot the weapons at the range, he said.
One Calibers customer, John...
Woman Ran Multi-Million Dollar Prostitution Ring Out of Bikini Barista Stands, Cops Say
iStock/Thinkstock(SEATTLE) -- A Washington woman has been charged with running a multi-million dollar prostitution ring from the "bikini barista" stands she owned and operated.
Carmela Panico, of Snohomish County, Wash., was charged with promoting prostitution and money laundering, police told ABC affiliate KOMO-TV in Seattle.
Police say they caught baristas at six bikini barista coffee stands owned by Panico across Snohomish County engaged in acts with customers that went beyond merely serving coffee.
According to court records obtained by KOMO-TV, Panico allegedly set a sales goal for the women working...
Texas Firefighters Comfort Grieving Widow With Act of Kindness
iStock/Thinkstock(BAYTON, Texas) -- Texas firefighters finished mowing the lawn of a man who suffered a heart attack mid-mow and comforted his wife in an act of kindness that has brought together an entire community.
Firefighters from Bayton, Texas, responded to a 911 call on Tuesday for a man who suffered a heart attack while mowing his lawn, according to a statement released by the City of Bayton on its Facebook page.
After taking the man to a hospital, members of Bayton Fire Department's Station 4, A-Shift returned to the man's home to finish...