One in custody after standoff with gunman and house fire in Princeton, Illinois

One in custody after standoff with gunman and house fire in Princeton, Illinois

Princeton Police say a male has been charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon after a nine hour standoff with police. The gunman barricaded himself in his own home and refused to come out for several hours. A fire broke out in the residence but it is unclear how the fire began and whether is was accidental or intentional. KWQC's Sarah Jones was on the scene and spoke with a witness who allowed snipers to set up in her home as Friday's events unfolded.

Cool cat saves hot dog stuck in car engine

You've heard of cats crawling under the hood of a car to get warm. Apparently they aren't the only ones. A stray pup somehow got himself wedged tight in the engine block and when the owner lifted the hood, it could only offer a pathetic look. Rescue teams finally freed the pup, but it might cost a few hundred dollars to put the car back together.

How fast you walk can indicate how long you live

In this race the tortoise does not beat the hare! A new study suggests the faster you walk at your normal pace, the more likely you are to live a longer life. The study of data on more than 475,000 people indicates people who walk at a fast clip are likely to live longer than those who walk slower. The study shows that's even true if you are overweight.

 

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