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Tucson fugitive taken into custody on first-degree murder warrant

A fugitive wanted in the slaying of his ex-girlfriend was captured Wednesday on Tucson's north side by federal marshals and police. Mario Jesus Dorame, 43, was found shortly before 7 p.m. near East Grant and North Swan roads, and was arrested on a first-degree murder warrant, said Sgt. Pete Dugan, a

TUCSON.COM - 2017-11-17 03:15:00

Tucson police make arrest in two 13-year-old homicide cases

Tucson police have announced that an arrest has been made in two cold cases from 2004. According to a news release, 38-year-old Damion Andre Smith was arrested on Thursday, Nov. 16, in Atlanta and is awaiting extradition to Pima County. Police in 2004 had named Smith as the suspect two homicides: th

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-17 21:40:41

Trader Joe's tahini sauce, cilantro & chive yogurt dip part of m - Tucson News Now

Yorgo's Foods Inc. is recalling all of its Greek-style food products, which includes the Trader Joe's tahini sauce and cilantro & chive yogurt dip. The FDA said the items may be contaminated with listeria though no illnesses have been reported. "The products were distributed to retail stores nationw

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-17 18:11:06

Flu case up in Arizona but numbers can be misleading

The number of flu cases in Arizona this season is alarming. According to the Department of Health Services Department, there have been 378 cases already. During the same time last year, there were only 60, an increase of 448 percent. The numbers in Pima County are equally alarming. Thirty-four cases

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-18 00:35:11

Freezing temperatures coming to southern Arizona

The KOLD News 13 First Alert weather team is forecasting freezing temperatures for areas east of Tucson on the mornings of Sunday, Nov. 19, and Monday, Nov. 20. A trough will drop temperatures this weekend in southern Arizona. No rain is in the forecast but many will notice it feeling more like Nove

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-17 22:00:13

Knitters needed for Little Hats, Big Hearts

Knitters are needed! There's a big push right now to help babies in Tucson. It's called "Little Hats, Big Hearts." Nine out of every 1,000 babies born each year will have a heart defect. For one Tucson family, making a difference in the lives of these babies is a personal mission. Addison Levine was

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-17 17:33:05

SILVER ALERT: Phoenix police searching for vulnerable adult

Phoenix police are asking for the public's help in locating a woman who went missing on Tuesday, Nov. 14. Carmelita Barreras Solis was last seen near North 32nd Street and East McDowell Road in Phoenix. Solis is 68 years old, 5-foot-3, 130 pounds, with gray hair and brown eyes. She was last seen we

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-17 19:48:19

UA Regents approve $8 Million bond for veterinary program in Oro Valley

The $8 million goes to refurbishing and renovating a building UA already owns in Oro Valley, a 30-year-old building previously used as headquarters and labs for a pharmaceutical company. The $8 million goes to refurbishing and renovating a building UA already owns in Oro Valley, a 30-year-old buildi

TUCSONLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-17 22:31:00

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld announces second show at F.M. Kirby Center in WB

It was announced today that celebrated stand-up comedian and star of "Seinfeld" Jerry Seinfeld has added a second show to his upcoming visit to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre. Seinfeld will perform at 7 and 9:30 p.m. April 6 at the downtown theater, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. According t

THEWEEKENDER.COM - 2017-11-17 17:58:51

Making It in Hollywood: A First Look

This week, Ryan Leckey is shining the spotlight on people from our area who are making it the entertainment industry. Our first installment is about a Hollywood stuntwoman who grew up in Kingston. Her name is Heidi Schnappauf, a graduate of Wyoming Valley West. In her world, taking punches and being

WNEP-TV 16 - 2017-11-17 11:27:33

Making It in Hollywood: Meet Heidi Schnappauf

KINGSTON - If you watch certain action films or TV shows, one of the actors taking all the hits, literally, is a woman who grew up in Kingston. In this segment of "Making It," Newswatch 16 profiles an amazing stuntwoman from Luzerne County. She's taken hits from Ronda Rousey. "Yeah, I got to fight h

WNEP-TV 16 - 2017-11-17 21:57:38

Dream Come True telethon to be held Sunday

The Blue Ridge Chapter of Dream Come True will hold its annual telethon Sunday night at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe. Running from 5-9 p.m., the telethon will be televised by Blue Ridge Communications TV-13, and Service Electric Cablevision in Schuylkill and Luzerne counties. The event will also be str

TIMES NEWS - 2017-11-17 20:07:00

Police: Child porn convict says oh well, downloads more

Michael Portanova WEST HAZLETON - A man on probation after previously pleading guilty to child pornography charges has been charged with downloading images of children as young as 5 years old engaging in sex acts. Michael Anthony Portanova, 26, of 325 Ridge Ave., is facing felony counts of possessin

CITIZEN'S VOICE - 2017-11-17 17:42:38

Warrant issued for woman who shoved girl in viral video

THE CITIZENS' VOICE FILE Marlenea Uravage, 30, pleaded guilty to simple assault for shoving a 12-year-old girl in an attack that was caught on viral video. WILKES-BARRE - A woman who pleaded guilty to assault for shoving a 12-year-old girl in a dispute caught on viral video is now a fugitive. Marlen

CITIZEN'S VOICE - 2017-11-17 16:13:52

State Rep. Mullery: Property tax reform closer to a reality

DRUMS - Despite a general lack of action in Harrisburg, state Rep. Gerald Mullery, D-119, Newport Twp., expects property tax reform to finally be approved by the Legislature. Mullery, who represents part of Hazle Twp. and West Hazleton, told a Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce Red Carpet Breakf

STANDARD SPEAKER - 2017-11-17 09:12:40

CEO seeks help for Thanksgiving, food distribution

The Commission on Economic Opportunity's Weinberg Northeast Regional Food Bank is seeking volunteers to help with food distribution to needy families for the Thanksgiving holiday. CEO's goal this Thanksgiving holiday, their 38th year of providing holiday meals, is to feed 9,000 area families in need

CITIZEN'S VOICE - 2017-11-17 09:13:36

Westminster resident Jim Arnett receives prestigious Geri Award

Westminster resident Jim Arnett recently earned the prestigious Geri Award, an award given to a maximum of five newly inducted members of the Maryland Senior Citizens Hall of Fame for "extraordinary humanitarian community service." According to the senior Hall website, the Geri Award is the "Nobel P

CARROLL COUNTY ONLINE - 2017-11-17 19:00:00

No. 6 - Westminster American Insurance Company

Westminster American Insurance Company provides comprehensive property and liability insurance coverage for commercial landlords across the Mid-Atlantic region through a vast network of independent agents and brokers. While most insurers boast about their ability to minimize human involvement in the

THEDAILYRECORD.COM - 2017-11-16 20:29:00

Bus route changes for parade

Freedom Transit will detour service on Saturday, Nov.18, due to the Remembrance Day Parade. Baltimore Street south of Lincoln Square will be closed from 12 to 3 p.m. Bus alternate routes will be as follows: Lincoln (Red) Line - During this closure, the outbound Lincoln (Red) Line will leave the tran

GETTYSBURG TIMES - 2017-11-16 05:04:41

A blue shoulder to lean on: 11 graduate Crisis Intervention Team training

They were from all different sectors of Carroll County law enforcement, the 11 officers gathered at the Carroll County Public Safety Training Center Friday afternoon. Some were from municipal police departments, others from the Carroll Community College police force and some were correctional office

CARROLL COUNTY ONLINE - 2017-11-18 03:00:00