Will Power wins Indianapolis 500 after Danica Patrick crashes out in last race of her career

Australian driver Will Power won Sunday’s Indianapolis 500.  (AP) Australian driver Will Power won Sunday’s Indianapolis 500 race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  “He was so determined for this one, and he did it,” his wife, Liz Power, said. She was later seen embracing her husband before he drank from a celebratory glass bottle of milk — and poured some on his head.  Earlier, Danica Patrick ended the last race of her professional career by crashing out on lap 68 of the race, in Turn 2 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. 📹…

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Danica Patrick crashes out of Indianapolis 500 in last race of her career

Danica Patrick hits the wall in the second turn during the running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 27, 2018.  (AP Photo/Greg Huey) Danica Patrick ended the last race of her professional career by crashing out on lap 68 of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. The crash took place in Turn 2 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Patrick lost control of the car and hit hard in the outside wall, sliding back down across the track and into the inside barrier. The crash…

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Mom claims Albertsons cashier shamed woman using WIC benefits, not having enough money

A woman has claimed a cashier named Debbie shamed a woman using WIC benefits to buy fruits and vegetables.  (Facebook) An Albertsons grocery store cashier allegedly shamed a woman using WIC benefits to buy fruits and vegetables earlier this month. The incident took place at a store in Gresham, Ore., and was reported on social media by a woman who has since requested to stay anonymous. FAMILY ‘HORRIFIED’ BY ‘POLITE NOTICE’ RESTAURANT STAFF HANDS OUT In the now-viral Facebook post, the woman alleges her mother was standing behind an African…

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Airplane makes emergency landing onto freeway after experiencing ‘mechanical issues’

A single engine airplane experienced mechanical issues and reportedly lost power before landing on the I-15 in Utah.  (Fox 13) A single engine airplane made an emergency landing on the southbound lanes of I-15 in Riverdale, Utah, Saturday morning. According to Utah Highway Patrol, a student was conducting touch and go exercises with an instructor when they experienced mechanical issues and the aircraft lost power, Fox 13 reported. No injuries were reported in the airplane or on the ground.  (Fox 13) “They experienced some mechanical problems with the airplane,” said…

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Armed customer thwarts restaurant robbery

A robbery suspect was shot twice by another customer early Saturday morning.  (Cozy Corner Drive-In surveillance) A 60-year-old man was shot twice during a robbery attempt at a fast food restaurant in California. The shooting happened about 12:45 Saturday morning in Santa Ana, Calif., when the unnamed masked robber threw a bag at the cashier at the Cozy Corner Drive-In and demanded she fill it with money. After the man grabbed the bag, a customer at the drive-thru window reportedly took out a gun and started shooting at the robbery…

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7 tips for grilling vegetables like a pro

Throw some veggies on the BBQ and grill them up like a pro with these helpful tips.  (iStock) Warmer weather is coming and with it: grilling season! There’s nothing I love more than hanging out on the patio and enjoying a warm evening by the grill (most likely with a cool cocktail in my hand). Grilling is the ultimate flavor enhancer, but if you think of it as a burger-cooking machine then you’re missing out. While the grill does turn out some pretty amazing cuts of meat, I say meat’s time is up.…

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Fast food customer finds fingernail inside burger

A Culver’s restaurant patron discovered a fingernail inside his burger.  (FOX8Live) One Culver’s restaurant patron bit off a little more than he wanted to chew last week. Najib Anek was visiting the Peoria, Ariz., location of the fast food chain when he says he bit into his hamburger and found a fingernail lodged inside, about halfway through the sandwich, FOX8 reported. “It was crunchy man,” Anek said to FOX 8. WOMAN FAKED FINDING RAZOR BLADE IN SANDWICH FROM FAST FOOD RESTAURANT, POLICE SAY Anek said he complained to the management…

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5 rookie mistakes to avoid when grilling steak

Do you know your way around a choice cut of beef?  (iStock) There’s nothing quite like a juicy cut of beef to celebrate a birthday, holiday or the end of a long week, and a pepper-crusted ribeye or tender flank steak does just the trick. But if you’re among the home cooks who are hesitant to make steak, have no fear. Many folks who feel quite comfortable in the kitchen otherwise are guilty of cooking dry, tough meat. Read on to avoid the most common mistakes, and get ready to cook the perfect steak…

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Vintage pair of Levis, 125 years old, go for close to $100,000

This undated photo provided by Daniel Buck Auctions, of Lisbon Falls, Maine, shows a portion of a pair of 125-year-old Levi Strauss & Co., denim blue jeans that sold for nearly $100,000 this month. The buyer was from Asia.  (AP) The vintage look just got a whole lot more expensive. A buyer in Southeast Asia has purchased a pair of 125-year-old Levis for almost $100,000. And you thought your jeans cost a pretty penny. The jeans, originally bought in 1893 by Solomon Warner, a storekeeper in the Arizona Territory, have…

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