By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Several people have been injured and killed, and multiple others were trapped after a car crashed into the Biomat USA Plasma Center on the 1300 block of Western Avenue. READ MORE: 10th Annual Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival Continues In Butler County A public information officer told KDKA crews that they received the 911 call around 11:35 a.m. today. The car slammed 200 feet into the building, and witnesses reported seeing the car traveling at high speeds before crashing, according to Public Safety Director Wendell Hissrich. One person was transported in critical condition, there are three fatalities and one person sustained minor injuries. READ MORE: In-Person Graduation Ceremonies For Pittsburgh Public Schools Taking Place At Petersen Events Center A paramedic was treated for smoke inhalation. The fire was reported as a two-alarm, and major damage was sustained to the building with a partial collapse when the car crashed … [Read more...] about Car Crashes Into, Ignites Biomat USA Plasma Center On Western Avenue; Three Dead, Multiple Injured
A commercial lobster diver who got caught in the mouth of a humpback whale off the coast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, on Friday morning said he thought he was going to die. Michael Packard, 56, of Wellfleet, told WBZ-TV after he was released from Cape Cod Hospital that he was about 14 meters deep in the waters off Provincetown when “all of a sudden I felt this huge bump, and everything went dark.” He thought he had been attacked by a shark, common in area waters, but then realized he could not feel any teeth and he wasn’t in any pain. “Then I realized, ‘Oh my God, I’m in a whale’s mouth ... and he’s trying to swallow me,’” he said. “And I thought to myself, ‘OK, this is it — I’m finally — I’m gonna die.’” His thoughts went to his wife and children. He estimates he was in the whale’s mouth for about 30 seconds but continued to breathe because he still had his breathing apparatus in. Then the whale surfaced, shook its head, and spit him out. He was rescued by his crewmate in the … [Read more...] about Lobster Diver Survives Getting Caught in Whale’s Mouth
Look, we have been cooped up for some serious time. Many of us yearn to be outdoors, to take to the road, to travel, to bask on a beach. Also, some of us desperately want new stuff. For a select few of us, that stuff could include a $995 volleyball. Prada Outdoor, the freshly launched collection from the Milanese fashion empire, is happy to provide. What, precisely, is Prada Outdoor? "Nature in its myriad forms takes centre stage in the latest Prada experience, encompassing various landscapes and the changing of the seasons," the website reads. With this changing comes "Coast," which is one of Prada Outdoor's "landscapes" - the others being Garden, Mountain and Snow - and classified as a "capsule collection," fashionese for small and for a limited time only. Billed as "an ode to the carefree atmosphere of the beach," Coast is delightful and witty, retro beach toggery enveloped in terry cloth and sherbet colors. The prices are many things, but "carefree" is not among them, … [Read more...] about What’s up with Prada’s $995 volleyball?
Hollywood, CA | News | 17h Movie Reviews: 'In The Heights' And 'Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway' Anthony Ramos and Melissa Barrera star in "In The Heights," while James Corden returns for the sequel, "Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway." Beau Behan Thank Share Across California | Neighbor News | Jun 3 Save The Planet Have A Green Party. Why not make the change, and do something positive for our planet and your health. Barbara Gilleece Thank Share Hollywood, CA | News | May 28 7 Best War Movies To Watch This Memorial Day Weekend This weekend, check out this list of war films including "The Hurt Locker," "Lone Survivor" and "Patton" that will leave you breathless. Beau Behan Thank Share Hollywood, CA | News | May 14 Movie Reviews: … [Read more...] about Across California Arts & Entertainment
By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Public Schools are celebrating the Class of 2021 with in-person graduation ceremonies. READ MORE: Car Crashes Into, Ignites Biomat USA Plasma Center On Western Avenue; Three Dead, Multiple Injured They will be at Petersen Events Center today and tomorrow. READ MORE: 10th Annual Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival Continues In Butler County Each graduate gets two tickets for guests. Some COVID-19 safety protocols, including mask wearing, will be in place. MORE NEWS: Market Square Transforms Into World Square This Weekend The district will live-stream the events for anyone who can’t attend. … [Read more...] about In-Person Graduation Ceremonies For Pittsburgh Public Schools Taking Place At Petersen Events Center