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Three Shot at Maryland Mall, Suspect Remains at Large, Say Police

Three Shot at Maryland Mall, Suspect Remains at Large, Say Police

iStock/Thinkstock(BETHESDA, Md.) At least three people were shot at the Westfield Montgomery Mall in Bethesda, Maryland, this morning, the Montgomery County Police Department said.

The suspect remains at large, according to police.

Police said one person was initially shot and then two people who came to the victim's aid were also shot.

The victims are two men and one woman. Their conditions we...

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Afghan Commandos Rescue 60 Hostages Held By Taliban

Afghan Commandos Rescue 60 Hostages Held By Taliban

Stocktrek Images/Thinkstock(KABUL, Afghanistan) Sixty Afghan hostages held prisoner by the Taliban in a southern province in Afghanistan have been rescued by Afghan military commandos and an elite counterterrorism unit.

"Afghan special security forces liberated over 60 prisoners from an illegally-run Taliban prison in Bar Now Zad Village in Now Zad District of Helmand province last night," acc...

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Reince Priebus on Donald Trump's Taco Tweet: 'He's Trying'

Reince Priebus on Donald Trump's Taco Tweet: 'He's Trying'

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) A tweet showing Donald Trump eating a taco bowl on Cinco de Mayo while declaring, "I love Hispanics!" signals that the GOP front-runner is "trying."

That's according to Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus, who told reporters on Friday that the GOP's presumptive nominee understands the importance of attracting Hispanic voters to the party, des...

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What April's Jobs Report Means for College Grads

What April's Jobs Report Means for College Grads

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) Hiring in the U.S. slowed last month as employers added significantly fewer jobs than expected in April, but college grads are still about to enter the best job market in a decade.

While the report, showing only 160,000 added jobs in April may worry some economists, college grads entering the labor force can still remain optimistic. The unemployment rate for college...

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Report: Nathan Fillion Inks Deal for Ninth "Castle" Season

Report: Nathan Fillion Inks Deal for Ninth "Castle" Season

Nathan Fillion in "Castle"; ABC/Mitch Haaseth(NEW YORK) -- Nathan Fillion reportedly will return for another season of ABC's Castle, even though co-star Stana Katic will not.

Variety reports Fillion, who plays crime-solving crime novelist Richard Castle on the show, has inked a deal for a potential ninth season -- potential, because ABC has yet to renew the series.

Katic's departure, along ...

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Study Finds Mom’s (Over)eating for Two Can Increase Childhood Obesity Chances

Study Finds Mom’s (Over)eating for Two Can Increase Childhood Obesity Chances

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) A mother-to-bes blood sugar levels and weight gain during pregnancy may have more of an impact on childhood obesity than we previously thought, according to a new report.

Past research tells us that large babies born to mothers who either had diabetic pregnancies or gained too much weight were at higher risk of being overweight or obese in childhood. But what ab...

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WADK Local News
  • RI Group Finds Historical Sunken Ship

    A group in Rhode Island is saying that they may have found a centuries-old shipwreck.  The British ship named, "Endeavour," was led by Captain James Cook and sunk in Newport Harbor i...Read More

  • White-Nose Syndrome Reported 1st Time In RI

    The first case of White-Nose Syndrome is being reported in Rhode Island.  The fungal disease is carried by hibernating bats on their muzzles and wings throughout the eastern U.S. and Canada.&n...Read More

  • Wrong-Way Driver Detection A Proven Success

    Technology put in place to protect wrong-way drivers is getting praises from the Rhode Island Department of Transportation.  Since the system was installed last year, the technology has preven...Read More

  • $150K Grant Suspended For Nonprofit With Raymond Gallison Ties

    Rhode Island officials are suspending two workforce training grants to a nonprofit just days after Representative Raymond E. Gallison resigned as chairman of the House Finance Committee.  Man ...Read More

  • RI Trooper OK After Accident

    A Rhode Island trooper is expected to be okay after a three-car accident.  A police spokesperson says the trooper was stopped along Route 99 yesterday morning when a car rear-ended him.  ...Read More

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