Natalie Neysa Alund, Florida Times-Union

Natalie Neysa Alund

Florida Times-Union

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Recent articles by Natalie:

The newest planet to the galaxy? Astronomers say they may have found it.

Astronomers discovered the possible planet as they studied AS 209, a young star 395 light-years from Earth in the constellation Ophiuchus. → Read More

Iced coffee and lemonade? Starbucks customers ‘horrified’ by menu option: ‘This cannot be real’

A Starbucks barista with more than 72.8K followers posted a Tiktok video trying cold brew lemonade. “New featured drink…… immediately no,” she wrote. → Read More

11-year-old boy scammed after man uses counterfeit $100 bill at lemonade stand, police say

Police in Washington say the man scammed an 11-year-old boy's lemonade stand using a counterfeit $100 bill. → Read More

Meet Freya, the 1,300 pound walrus capturing hearts, sinking boats and irking mariners

Most recently, the walrus swam to Norway, where officials said she sunk a boat in Oslofjord, an inlet in the south-eastern part of the country. → Read More

'One date ... and now I'm being sued': Woman sues man for $10K for standing her up on a date

QaShontae Short claimed the no-show-date in Michigan caused her emotional distress because the date fell on her late mother's birthday. → Read More

Dr. Anthony Fauci likely to retire by end of Biden's current term

The government's top infectious disease expert who is Biden's chief medial advisor, became a household name during the COVID-19 pandemic. → Read More

Are you under 40? Even small amounts of alcohol may not be good for you, study suggests

The analysis suggests that for young adults ages 15–39, there are no health benefits to drinking alcohol, only health risks. → Read More

‘One Tree Hill’ star Bevin Prince's husband fatally struck by lightning

William Friend, 33, died Sunday near Masonboro Island in North Carolina. His death is the third lightning fatality in the U.S. this year. → Read More

Eid al-Adha 2022: When is the Muslim holiday observed in the US and how is it celebrated?

Celebrations to mark Eid al-Adha will take place at different times around the world. Here's what to know about this year's holiday in the U.S. → Read More

Georgia Guidestones: Rural monument that some call satanic damaged in bombing, police say

The bombing comes weeks after a Georgia Republican candidate for governor claimed the monument is satanic and called for their demolition. → Read More

Hours after husband's death, Minnesota mother drowns 3 children, kills self, police say

Authorities identified the victims as Molly Cheng and her three children, ages 3, 4 and 5. Her husband, Yee Lee, had died by suicide hours earlier. → Read More

‘We did it again’: Maryland mom wins $100K jackpot for third time in five years

The 30-year-old woman won her latest prize playing a $100,000 Lucky scratch-off ticket, the Maryland Lottery reported. → Read More

Tennessee firefighters rescue kitten stuck in ... a Pepsi vending machine?

Fire crews in Morristown, Tennessee rescued the kitty after a Walmart employee found it lodged inside a Pepsi vending machine at a Walmart. → Read More

Delta Air Lines reportedly offers passengers $10,000 each to get off 'oversold' flight

A passenger on a flight from Michigan to Minnesota reported the amount was increased from $5,000 to $10,000 to get people to volunteer. → Read More

NASA baffled by 'mystery rocket body' that crashed into the moon

No space exploring nations have claimed responsibility for the rocket, which left behind a "double crater" on the moon's surface. → Read More

Man fatally shot Atlanta Subway restaurant worker after sub had 'too much mayo,' police say

Atlanta police said a 26-year-old employee was fatally shot and a second employee was also shot and in critical condition. → Read More

Elon Musk's 18-year-old daughter granted name, gender change in California

Judge Rafael Ongkeko approved the 18-year-old's petition Wednesday in the Santa Monica courthouse after no one objected to the change. → Read More

Hong Kong's iconic giant floating restaurant capsizes in South China Sea

Aberdeen Restaurant Enterprises Ltd, reported the Jumbo Floating Restaurant encountered "adverse conditions" as it was passing the Xisha Islands. → Read More

At 661 pounds, this giant stingray may be the largest freshwater fish ever caught

A giant stingray measuring 13 feet long and 661 pounds may be the largest freshwater fish ever caught. → Read More

Lost episode of 'Sesame Street' resurrected on social media: 'This episode scared me beyond belief'

The 'Wizard of Oz' episode that aired in the 1970s was posted online over the weekend, stirring up childhood memories for many. → Read More