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Congressman Conaway reacts to government shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans awoke Saturday to learn that bickering politicians in Washington had failed to keep their government in business, halting all but the most essential operations and marring the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration. It was a striking display of Wash

MINERAL WELLS INDEX - 2018-01-20 15:22:00

Closing of Belle Arti marks end of an era

It was the end of an era in downtown Hot Springs when Belle Arti Italian Ristorante said its final goodbyes to the city on Jan. 14 after over 20 years in business. The restaurant, located at 719 Central Ave., was owned and operated by Chef Joe Gargano and his wife, Penny, for 17 and a half years, an

SENTINEL-RECORD - 2018-01-20 12:00:00

On brink of government shutdown, blame game begins. But will it matter?

WASHINGTON -- With Congress on the brink of a partial government shutdown, the political blame game is in full swing. "We don't need a #Schumershutdown," Texas Sen. John Cornyn tweeted on Thursday, signaling a GOP campaign to blame Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer for the brewing chaos. We don't

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-19 22:36:47

Readers have strong feelings about Trump's use of vulgar language

Trump should have known better Re: "Trump's vulgarity stuns lawmakers - Some see racism as he talks up Norway, pans Latino, African nations," Jan. 12 news story. President Donald Trump's very limited vocabulary has amazed me. We grew up in the same 1950s era when students learned 20 new spelling wor

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-20 17:00:00

Police, FTC offer tips on avoiding credit skimmers

The Hot Springs Police Department released a video PSA on social media Friday showing the public how to use a phone's Bluetooth settings to possibly detect skimming devices on gasoline pumps. Skimmers were discovered Thursday hidden inside two gas pumps at the Valero station at 1201 Central Ave. by

SENTINEL-RECORD - 2018-01-20 12:00:00

For the disabled, rent-a-bikes are more than an annoyance, but do they violate the ADA?

An accident destroyed most of Melody Townsel's ability to balance on her left leg. She tried to get around on crutches, a scooter, and eventually chose to use a motorized wheelchair because it can run over just about any obstacle. Anything, she said, except the colorful rent-a-bikes that have been c

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-20 11:30:00

Five seek one of three board seats

Candidates for the Hot Springs Village Property Owners' Association board of directors election were announced at January's board meeting last Wednesday. Board candidates are Buddy Dixon, Cindi Erickson, Nancy Luehring, Marcy Mermel and George Parker. Candidates must be POA members in good standing

HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE VOICE - 2018-01-19 20:44:44

Father's treasure full of surprises

Ben Goff A bobblehead of the late Orville Henry is shown on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette office in Springdale. Kirby Shofner sent me a message through Facebook in October asking that I drop by his Little Rock home ahead of the induction of my father and his

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-01-20 09:00:00

BREAKING: Two killed in overnight shootings in central and east Fort Myers

Two people were killed overnight in separate shootings in Lee County. The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting death at the Palm Beach Motel. According to a Lee County Sheriff's Office news release: Officers responded to a call from the motel at 4719 Palm Beach Boulevard at about

NEWS-PRESS - 2018-01-20 13:20:33

2 killed, 1 injured in Fort Myers shootings

A man was killed and a woman injured in a shooting late Friday in Fort Myers. Police responded to 959 Polk St., shortly before midnight and found the two victims. Kevin Lamont James, 40, died at the scene. The woman, who has not been identified, was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital. A separate shootin

WZVN-TV - 2018-01-20 18:15:00

1 killed in early morning shooting at motel

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A man was was killed in an early morning shooting at a Fort Myers motel, the Lee County Sheriff's Office said. It happened on Saturday at 5:20 a.m. at the Palm Beach Motel on Palm Beach Blvd. The victim was shot at by an unidentified suspect at the motel, LCSO said. He later died

FOX4NOW.COM - 2018-01-20 16:36:32

1 dead in shooting at Fort Myers motel

A man was shot and killed at a Fort Myers hotel Saturday morning. Lee County deputies said the suspect has not been identified. It happened just before 5:30 a.m. Saturday at the Palm Beach Motel at 4719 Palm Beach Blvd. A description of the suspect was not released. A man was shot and killed at a Fo

NBC 2 - 2018-01-20 17:12:00

Police manhunt leaves neighborhood on edge

Families were pulled from their homes and questioned by police after a massive manhunt. It happened near Ortiz Avenue and Sherry Street in Fort Myers. The scene got chaotic Saturday and had neighbors running inside their homes for safety while Lee County Sheriff's deputies scoured the area searching

WINKNEWS.COM - 2018-01-20 23:37:07

LaBelle proposes migrant worker housing

A migrant worker housing development could go up right in the middle of a residential neighborhood. The complex would be almost entirely single male workers who work for Pacific Tomato Growers. People on Cowboy Way in Labelle have homes that butt up right against the proposed compound. They fear con

NBC 2 - 2018-01-20 05:50:00

Woman breaks into home, climbs through window

NAPLES, Fla. - A Naples woman was arrested for breaking into an unoccupied home and stealing $200. It happened earlier this month at a home located on Cypress Lane in Naples. Residents of the home told deputies that when they returned from work, they found the front door open and a window ajar, the

FOX4NOW.COM - 2018-01-20 22:56:33

22-year-old Fort Myers woman arrested after allegedly found with Fentanyl

An investigation into Fentanyl trafficking in Fort Myers led to the arrest of a 22-year-old Fort Myers woman. The investigation into the opioid stemmed from the arrest of Mark Francis Walker on Wednesday by the Fort Myers Police Department, according to a news release by the Lee County Sheriff's Of


Over family's objections, deputy's wife who killed child in DUI crash takes deal with 2021 release date

MARTINEZ - Family members of child killed by an Alameda County deputy's wife who was driving intoxicated while out on bail for another DUI, questioned whether she was getting preferential treatment, as the woman accepted a plea deal that will require her to spend about two years in state prison.Yare

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2018-01-19 23:30:54

Antioch: 4 in Critical Condition After Vehicle Pursuit Leads to Head on Crash

Photo by Bobbi Hodgerney At 12:52 pm Wednesday, Somersville Road near Delta Fair Blvd. was shut down after a police pursuit led to a head-on crash injuring four patients, including two children.Photo by Belinda Sedano It is unclear which agency was in pursuit of a vehicle, however, Battalion Chief 8


4-YO dies in Antioch crash involving stolen truck

ANTIOCH, Calif. (KTVU) - A 4-year-old girl involved in a crash Wednesday afternoon in Antioch has died, according to Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office. Police did not identify the girl. A two-year-old child is in critical condition after the pickup truck she and her mother were in was hit by a s


Father of young girl killed in Antioch crash blames Contra Costa County Sheriffs

The father of a young girl killed in a crash in Antioch by a man who was allegedly driving a stolen truck is blaming the Contra Costa County Sheriffs for the accident. Jesus Cardoza was surrounded by family as he walked in the rain toward the front doors of UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland.