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California twins split up to attend different US military academies

Jacob and Joshua Lowe have been known as the “Lowebros” for most of their lives.The 18-year-old identical twins from California recently parted ways as “womb-mates,” as their family calls them, in order to attend two different U.S. military academies.Jacob is a freshman, or Plebe, at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., and Joshua is a cadet at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in New York.Dave and Jen Lowe adopted the boys as infants, and it was clear early on that their sons had a special bond.They
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Alabama grandmother charged in overdose death of her toddler grandson, investigators say

An Alabama grandmother has been charged over the overdose death of her 19-month-old grandson, who allegedly ingested drugs while in her care and died, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said Monday.Investigators said the toddler with his grandmother, Michelle Lee Light, 44, in the Sylvan Springs neighborhood in western Jefferson County on July 2018; the boy ingested the opioid methadone, according to local reports.“Light allowed the child to have access to and ingest a controlled
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New York City building collapse leaves at least 1 dead, others injured

At least one person was dead and five others were injured Tuesday when a New York City building that was under construction partially collapsed just before noon.Authorities said the second floor of a construction site in the Bronx, north of Manhattan, collapsed onto the first floor in the Norwood neighborhood, WABC-TV reported.At least one person who was trapped in the building succumbed to their injuries, the Fire Department of New York tweeted. Two other people
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NASA astronaut spouse’s family claims they were ‘frightened’ by demands during bitter custody battle

The estranged wife of Anne McClain said she went public with the NASA astronaut's alleged financial and identity theft crimes — which may be the first criminal offenses to occur in space — after her family became "frightened" by McClain's demands during a bitter custody battle.Summer Worden, a former Air Force intelligence officer from Kansas, claims McClain stole her identity and accessed her bank account without permission -- while she was orbiting the Earth during a
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Cautious optimism in US-China trade war; 2020 Dems endure ‘Hunger Games’; Epstein accusers to speak out

U.S President Donald Trump listens to French President Emmanuel Macron during the final press conference during the G7 summit Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 in Biarritz, southwestern France. (AP Photo/Francois Mori) Good morning and welcome to Fox News First. Here's what you need to know as you start the day...New optimism in US-China trade war felt on Wall Street, Asian marketsAsian shares traded mostly higher on Tuesday, following a rally on
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Dog owner made up story of slit throat and duct-taped mouth to get free vet care, investigators say

An Ohio man who supposedly found an injured dog earlier this month with its throat slit and nose and mouth duct-taped was actually the pet's owner -- who made up a story to try getting the dog free veterinary care, investigators said.The Butler County Sheriff's Office said the dog, named Dani, suffered a throat injury on a barbed-wire fence. The injuries to the dog's snout stemmed from its owners keeping it muzzled for several
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Vermont man who killed 5 teens while driving wrong way get 30 years to life in prison

A man who killed five teenagers while driving the wrong way on a Vermont freeway nearly three years ago was sentenced Monday to 30 years to life in prison.The man, Steven Bourgoin, 38, apologized to the families of the teens during his sentencing hearing in a Burlington courtroom. He was convicted in May of five counts of second-degree murder, in addition to grossly negligent driving and driving a car without the owner's consent.During the
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New York jewelry store heist suspects seen robbing store in surveillance tape released by cops

New York City police released new footage Monday as they hunt a trio of men wanted for robbing a jewelry store in broad daylight – just steps away from some of the Big Apple’s most popular tourist attractions.The footage, taken Sunday from inside Avianne & Co. in Midtown Manhattan’s Diamond District, shows one of the suspects sitting at a table and looking directly at a camera before pulling out a pistol. Another
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Connecticut man allegedly tested out guns by shooting into park where kids were playing

A Connecticut man was arrested after police say he tested out his new gun in a public park where children were playing a softball game.James Denardo, 68, allegedly fired two shots near Scalzi Park in Stamford around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to investigators. When police arrived, they reportedly found Denardo sitting inside his Cadillac with two guns he had just bought.WOMEN STEAL STROLLER FROM NEW JERSEY STORE — BUT LEFT CHILD BEHIND, POLICE