Police Encourage Children To Learn To Swim After Drownings; Audio ExcerptWillmar police are encouraging parents to teach their children to swim after two young boys who had been missing were found dead hours later in a Minnesota lake.
Minneapolis Police Respond To Shooting On City’s South Side; Audio ExcerptMinneapolis police are investigating a shooting on the city’s south side. According to police, the shooting happened near Oakland Avenue and East 24th Street.
Delegates Unbound Cites Trump In New TV Ad; Audio ExcerptA group of Republicans pushing for delegates to be able to vote for and nominate someone other than Donald Trump at the convention this July is putting out a television ad nationally this weekend.
All clear At Joint Base Andrews After Active Shooter Report; Audio ExcerptJoint Base Andrews was placed on lockdown Thursday morning after a report of an active shooter. There was a planned active shooter drill, but the base said on Twitter that reports of a real-world active shooter came in during the drill, prompting the alert. An all clear was reportedly given to base personnel around 10:30 a.m. ET.
Summer Learning Program Encourages Students To Explore Wonders Of Science; Audio ExcerptOne of the longest running summer learning programs in Philadelphia is celebrating its 30th anniversary. Science in the Summer is a free, enrichment program for elementary students. It has more than 150,000 alumni to date.
Wawa Celebrates 4th Of July Holiday In Big Way — A Hoagie Weighing 6 Tons; Audio ExcerptWelcome America festivities continue today and a big part of that – weighing in at six tons – is centered around a sandwich. A few hundred Wawa employees built the massive hoagie, which actually consists of 23,000 Italian shorties.