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Kat West was 'cherished wife, loving mom'; family starts Facebook fundraiser for Calera woman's funeral

The mother of a Shelby County wife and mother who was found partially-nude and dead outside of her home one week ago today has launched an online fundraising campaign to help with a funeral for Kathleen Dawn "Kat"West. The body of the 42-year-old Calera woman, who had subscription-only website where

AL.COM - 2018-01-20 21:42:59

Bus driver on administrative leave after kindergartner left on the bus in Irondale

A Jefferson County bus driver is on administrative leave after school officials say the driver failed to follow proper procedures, resulting in a kindergartner left on the bus unattended Thursday. The student, a male kindergartner at Grantswood Community School, was marked absent from school, but wa

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 21:55:01

Man wanted for questioning in Hoover vehicle burglary

Hoover police seek help identifying a person of interest in a burglary and breaking and entering of a motor vehicle case that happened on Dec. 10. A vehicle was broken into at a residence in the 5200 block of Greystone Way and a wallet was taken, authorities said. A person was seen on video surveill

WVTM13.COM - 2018-01-20 15:35:00

More details emerge on Calera homicide

CALERA - A few more details have surfaced regarding the recent homicide of 42-year-old Calera resident Kathleen Dawn West, whose body was found near her residence in the 100 block of Greenwood Circle in Calera on the morning of Saturday, Jan. 13. On her personal Facebook page, West identified hersel

SHELBY REPORTER - 2018-01-19 22:06:00

Shooting deaths of Birmingham couple deemed murder-suicide

The deaths of a couple found shot to death in a Birmingham apartment last week have now been deemed a murder-suicide. Birmingham police on Friday said 28-year-old Lee Otis Farrow Hamilton killed Felicia "Fee" Fletcher, 31, and then killed himself. "It's just a very unfortunate situation," said Birmi

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 19:12:50

Fight over burglaries leads to deadly shooting at east Birmingham home

A man killed in an early-morning shooting at an eastern Birmingham home was the first to pull a gun during an argument with another man, police said Thursday. The shooting happened about 1 a.m. at a house in the 200 block of Tucker Avenue. East Precinct officers were dispatched there on a report of

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Coroner says Alexandria dentist likely died from flu

Etowah County Coroner London Pearce said by phone Saturday that 44-year-old Dr. Chris Bittner's death was likely due to flu related illness. Pearce said his office has asked for a toxicology analysis of Bittner's blood to confirm the cause of death, but that won't be available for 60 to 90 days. A n

ANNISTON STAR - 2018-01-20 21:42:00

Crews working house fire near Birmingham Southern College

BIRMINGHAM, Ala (WIAT): Birmingham Fire crews responded to the scene of a large house fire near Birmingham Southern College on Saturday. The two story structure was completely engulfed by the time crews arrived, per a Battalion Chief on scene. Fire crews say the structure appeared to have been occ

WIAT TV - 2018-01-21 01:49:52

Leslie Wyche, community activist known as ‘Harlem’s mayor,’ dead at 73

Leslie Wyche, a life-long Harlem resident known for years as the uptown neighborhood's honorary mayor, passed away Thursday evening at a Bronx hospital. He was 73. Wyche worked in the office of current state Assembly member Inez Dickens during her time on the City Council, and belonged to both the

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 22:55:47

Bronx high school teacher accused of performing oral sex on student walks without bail after pleading not guilty

A booze-loving Bronx high school teacher accused of performing oral sex on a 14-year-old student denied the charges Saturday. Dori Myers, 29, was released without bail after pleading not guilty to a single count each of criminal sexual act and endangering the welfare of a child. Myers, a teacher

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-21 00:01:35

NYPD: Men rob delis in Brooklyn, Queens within 20 minutes

City police are searching for the men they say are responsible for deli robberies in Brooklyn and Queens that occurred within 20 minutes of each other. The first robbery happened Jan. 11 around 9:40 p.m. at Avenue L near East 98th St. in Canarsie, according to authorities. Officials said the two men

NY1 - 2018-01-21 00:25:00

Fake 9-1-1 by N.Y. woman possibly angry over Bayonne court fine lands her in jail: cops

Frustration over a motor vehicle fine prompted a New York woman to call in a false report of a wounded officer on Halloween night, police said. Abigail Contreras, 24, of Maspeth, was arrested and charged with false reports to law enforcement authorities after a police investigation traced the phony

NJ.COM - 2018-01-20 08:00:00

Queens No. 7 train runs over man lying on tracks, leaving him critically injured

An unhinged man lying on the subway tracks was run over by a Queens train early Friday, leaving him clinging to life, police said. The motorman operating the No. 7 train coming into the 82nd St./Jackson Heights station saw the victim lying on the tracks about 2:45 a.m. but couldn't stop in time.

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 19:14:11

Honors student flunked exam after 'hellhole' principal bullied him: parents

A Bronx principal accused of being a bully yanked an 8th-grader from an advanced class and confined him to a room without a desk for the rest of the school year - because he wasn't wearing the school uniform shirt, the teen's family says. JHS/MS 80 Principal Emmanuel Polanco isolated 13-year-old Wil

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-20 21:27:11

Ozone Park man gets locked up for sexually assaulting and taking x-rated pictures of teen girl

An Ozone Park man will be spending up to the next eight years behind bars for sexually abusing and taking x-rated pictures of a 14-year-old girl nearly two years ago. According to Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown, Robert Pou, 54, of 101st Avenue pleaded guilty back in November of 2017 to us

QNS.COM - 2018-01-19 20:30:02

How Garden City became home to tiny lizards

A ruins lizard, or wall lizard, at the Garden City Nursery School in West Hempstead. Photo Credit: Newsday Photo / Bill Davis If you travel around the village of Garden City, you might come across a lizard sneaking around. They are not a very common animal for this area, so I decided to investigat

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-19 19:43:37

Woman allegedly busted with heroin during booking

Press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: On Jan. 16, 2018 the Arcata Police Department arrested Michele Kay Banda, 32, on charges of felony child endangerment and violation of probation. Banda was also booked on two bench warrants for possession of methamphetamine and possession of a

EUREKA TIMES-STANDARD - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

Eureka cleared to board up Squires-owned property, all tenants relocated

EUREKA - A Humboldt Superior Court judge will not prevent the City of Eureka from boarding up and vacating a property owned by Floyd and Betty Squires this Monday. The Squires were not in court Friday as their attorney Brad Floyd argued for a temporary restraining order against the City of Eureka.

KIEM-TV.COM - 2018-01-20 01:01:05

Felon arrested by deputy in Eureka

According to the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office (HCSO), on Jan. 19 at around 2:30 p.m. a deputy on routine patrol observed a wanted felon walking down the road. The deputy stoipped Steven Mathew Corbera, 31, who was walking near the intersection of H St. and Harris St. in Eureka. Corbera was taken

KRCRTV.COM - 2018-01-19 21:00:54

Suspect in Eureka assault, attempted kidnapping identified

EUREKA, CA. - Eureka police confirm the suspect in an attempted kidnapping and assault, and the police chief shows support for the victim. 47-year-old Rebecca Ware is suspected of trying to steal a truck and baby before attacking the mother on Sunday morning. The victim shared an extensive recollect

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