Saturday, August 23 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-08-23 19:35:39 GMT
Organizers expect up to 5,000 people to attend a march protesting the death of an unarmed black man who died after being placed in a chokehold by a white New York police officer.More >>
Thousands of people expressing grief, anger and hope for a better future marched peacefully through Staten Island on Saturday to protest the chokehold death of an unarmed black man by a white police officer.More >>
Saturday, August 23 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-08-23 19:28:26 GMT
After starting in Kentucky earlier in the month of August, post about "Purge" events have quickly spread across the country. It all started in Louisville, when a picture popped up on social media statingMore >>
The Montgomery Police Department say they have been made aware of the picture that is circulating social media, and are taking the matter very seriously.More >>
Saturday, August 23 2014 2:48 PM EDT2014-08-23 18:48:18 GMT
Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed...More >>
Ferguson's streets remained peaceful as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest that erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.More >>
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – It wasn't a competition for the weak of stomach - Croissants held its Second Annual Fourth of July Cupcake Eating Contest Thursday afternoon.
David Hester ate a whopping 34 cupcakes in five minutes, but the problem was, he tied with another eater. He had to down 15 more cupcakes in a sudden death to win the competition. He won a $2,000 prize pack from various local vendors.
The contest was open to participants over 18 years old, and is part of a day-long 4th of July Celebration at the Myrtle Beach bistro and bakery.
Guests at the event included Sharkee from Ripley's Aquarium, performers from The Palace Theater, and more.
Last year's winner, Carolina Forest Elementary School Principal Dennis Devorick, ate an whopping 19 cupcakes in five minutes. Organizer's said this year's competition doubled in size.
WMBF News held a mini-contest Wednesday, with news producer Matt Moore besting reporter Will Whitson and chief operations manager Drew Hanson by eating four cupcakes in just 90 seconds.
For more information on the contest, and Croissants Bistro and Bakery, head to: