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‘OVER NOTHING’: Parking dispute may have touched off Texas biker brawl—AUTHORITIES BELIEVE a fight over a parking space outside a Waco restaurant Sunday escalated into a shootout between motorcycle gangs that killed 9 people, injured 18, and resulted in 170 bikers being charged with organized crime.
A Louisville, KY girl who was dragged more than 100 hundred feet by a Jefferson County Public Schools bus on Friday when her backpack got caught in the door. The driver had stopped to let the girl off at her babysitter’s house and closed the door on her backpack. The driver didn’t notice the girl was being dragged until a car behind the bus sped up with its horn blaring. The girl is okay and is out of the hospital.
Inappropriate videos found on a Google’s YouTube Kids app aimed at preschoolers have caused a coalition of consumer and child advocacy groups to take a stand. Some of the videos available through the supposedly filtered search function on the app included a lot of inappropriate material. In a group statement: “What we found is alarming, disturbing and shocking. Children can access very harmful content. Google has been reckless, unfair to children and has deceived the public with its claims of a kid-safe YouTube,.’
If you got a new appraisal of your home and it seems a little high, you’re not alone. Travis County sent more than 400,000 appraisals and they expect about a fourth of them to protest that they are too high. The deadline to file a protest June 1.