Firefighters Found 2 Bodies After Belt Parkway Fire

Brush fire in Lockport, NY by Flickr user alex ranaldi, licensed by Creative Commons

          Firefighters found the bodies

Jonathan Cavallari spotted something unusual this morning at 4:25 a.m. on his security cameras.  A fire was ablaze in Spring Creek Park across from the Belt Parkway.  The fire grew bigger and firefighters were called to the scene.

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NY Man Shoots Two and Kills Sister

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What is a 62 year old man’s motives for killing two fire fighters and trying to burn down the whole neighborhood?  No one knows for sure, but he did leave a note explaining that, “I still have to get ready to see how much of the neighborhood I can burn down and do what I like doing best — killing people.”  Is this just a coincidence after the Newton Shooting, or do should we really be focused on gun control?  William Spengler, shot two fire fighters and injured two with a semi automatic rifle, the same gun used in the Sandy Hook Shooting.

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Apple Unveils iPad Mini

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If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it; but you can always make it smaller.  Apple has officially unveiled the iPad Mini, the latest version of their revolutionary tablet.  Prices are starting with a $329 (the 64 GB will retail for $659).  The iPad Mini’s 7.9 inch display gives it a leg up over its competition such as the Google Nexus and Amazon’s Kindle.  The screen size puts it right between the iPad and the iPhone, catering quite nicely to loyal Apple owners who were looking for the middle ground.  iPad Mini pre-orders are already being taken through major outlets and the device will be officially released in the United States on November 2.  How excellent, just in time for the holiday shopping season.  Although, Apple shares took a 2% hit immediately following the announcement due to investor letdown. Read more