Friday, May 17 2013 11:37 AM EDT2013-05-17 15:37:38 GMT
MANOR, TX (KEYE/CBS) – A weapons company began this week rolling out a groundbreaking "smart" rifle that can target and track a moving object from long distance. Trackingpoint began shipping the guns toMore >>
The rifle is precision guided with "lock and launch" technology similar to a fighter jet.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:00 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:00:54 GMT
The reality TV bug bites Louisiana residents again. This time it's a show that will feature a group of hunters from the Baton Rouge area. "Trained Assassins" follows a group of cross bow hunters from Louisiana ...More >>
The reality TV bug bites Louisiana residents again. This time it's a show that will feature a group of hunters from the Baton Rouge area. More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 12:25 AM EDT2013-05-18 04:25:06 GMT
From LSU SportsBATON ROUGE, La. -- A two-run eighth-inning homer by senior leftfielder Raph Rhymes lifted No. 2 LSU (48-7, 23-6 SEC) to a thrilling 5-4 victory over No. 14 Ole Miss (35-20, 14-15 SEC) FridayMore >>
A two-run eighth-inning homer by senior leftfielder Raph Rhymes lifted No. 2 LSU to a thrilling 5-4 victory over No. 14 Ole Miss Friday night at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.
At the corner of Plank Rd. and Scenic Highway sits a Chevron gas station. It's off I-110 near Memorial Stadium. Around 10 p.m.Sunday, a family stopped here to get gas. "Upon our arrival, we located threeMore >>
A man said he, his wife and his daughter were all punched because they were in the "wrong neighborhood" when they stopped to get gas at night. More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.More >>
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.More >>
NEWTOWN, CT (WFSB) -
A man who took in six children after they escaped from Sandy Hook Elementary School is being harassed.
Gene Rosen told Eyewitness News he's getting attacked by conspiracy theorists who say the mass shooting never happened.
On Dec. 14, Adam Lanza, 20, shot and killed his mother as she slept in her bed. He then traveled the few miles to Sandy Hook Elementary School, where he proceeded to shoot out a security window, make his way into the building and kill 20 children and six adults.
On the day of the mass shooting, six of the kids had made it to Rosen's house. Rosen said he took care of the kids until their parents picked them up.
He spoke to Eyewitness News and several news outlets following the shooting and described a student's reaction.
He was crying uncontrollably and he started saying, 'We can't go back to the school,'" Rosen said. "'We don't have a teacher.'"
Some people have taken to the internet and are going so far as to say Rosen was a hired, paid crisis actor.
Conspiracy theorists have put up blogs and YouTube videos making outrageous claims that Rosen is a Satanist. Rosen said he is overwhelmed by the anonymous phone calls from people calling him a liar and other horrible names.
"I want a moral pushback in some way and shame them," Rosen told Eyewitness News. "Because they should be shamed."
However, Rosen said he can deal with the harassment. However, he told Eyewitness News that families of the victims and survivors are also being harassed and that's what's really upsetting him.
"I can deal with this but I'm thinking about the families of the perished and the families of the survivors," he told Eyewitness News. "Their grief is so unimaginable, and to put a layer on top of that is just immoral."
Rosen, who has been in contact with authorities about the harassment, told Eyewitness News while he understands free speech, these people are crossing the line.
"It's one thing for people to do this in their living room," he said. "It's another thing to start interfering with people's lives."
Copyright 2013 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.