High School Football Player Dies from Tackle in Scrimmage Game

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_6bb71a7aa1.jpgRob Tringali/Sportschrome/Getty Images (ATLANTA) -- A high school football player has died from injuries he sustained in a scrimmage game. Deantre Turman, 16, died Friday, CNN reports. Turman was a popular and athletic football player at a high school in College Park, Georgia. Turman broke his neck while making a tackle during a scrimmage game, according to investigators.

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Idaho Wildfire Growing, More Homes Evacuated

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_671470bc9f.jpgMatthew Staver/Bloomberg News (SUN VALLEY, Idaho) -- Sheriff's deputies expanded evacuation orders to 1,600 homes as a wildfire continues to threaten the Sun Valley, Idaho area. The fire is only 6 percent contained. According to the Idaho Statesman, the blaze has burned 64,236 acres.

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Ohio Man Orders Empty Gun Safe, Finds 300 Pounds of Pot Inside

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_08c5d96d2e.jpgNOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images (SHELBY COUNTY, Ohio) --An Ohio man expected the gun safe he ordered online to be empty, police said. But instead, he found $425,000-worth of tightly wrapped marijuana bricks inside. “I’ve been in law enforcement for 47 years and I’ve never seen anything like this,” Shelby County, Ohio, Sheriff John L. Lenhart said.

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NTSB Investigators Describe Final Moments Before UPS Plane Crash

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_28c9449107.jpgNTSB via Getty Images(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- The National Transportation Safety Board says it's making progress in its investigation of this week's deadly crash of a UPS plane in Birmingham, Ala. NTSB board member Robert Sumwalt says the black boxes pulled from the charred fuselage have yielded helpful information. 

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Jasper Johns’ Assistant Charged with Stealing, Selling His Art

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_dac37dfb2e.jpgChris Felver/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Jasper Johns’ longtime assistant was charged on Thursday with theft and fraud for allegedly stealing and selling unfinished works of art from the famed painter. James Meyer, Johns’ assistant for 25 years, stole 22 works since 2006, according to an indictment filed in United States District Court last week.

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