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Porterville woman charged with infant's murder

A Porterville woman is being charged with murder in the death of her nearly 6-month-old infant. Angelica Castro, 20, had charges filed against her Thursday by Tulare County District Attorney Tim Ward, in connection with the infant's death Monday. She is facing one count of murder and one count of a

FRESNO BEE - 2018-01-19 06:14:00

New 99 Cents Only store coming to Bakersfield

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - You can get yourself a new TV for 99 cents, but there's a catch. A new 99 Cents Only store is opening in Bakersfield on Jan. 31 and the company is selling a 32-inch LED TV to the first nine customers in line for -- you guessed it -- 99 cents. But if you're not one of the first

KERNGOLDENEMPIRE - 2018-01-19 08:57:39

CHP recommends Grapevine drivers prepare for snow Friday

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Winter weather is on the way and crews on the roads are getting ready. California Highway Patrol (CHP) said it will be conducting chain checks right along Frazier Park Road for people looking to access the snow play area. However, whether you're looking for snow or just travel

BAKERSFIELD CHANNEL - 2018-01-19 02:39:33

Bakersfield Police looking for man considered armed and dangerous

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Bakersfield Police is asking for the public's help in finding a man with a warrant out for his arrest. Adolfo Rivera is wanted by police for attempted murder, robbery, assault with a deadly weapon, conspiracy and gang participation. Rivera, 26, is considered armed and dangerous

BAKERSFIELD CHANNEL - 2018-01-19 16:33:16

Southwest Bakersfield gas station sells winning SuperLotto ticket

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A southwest Bakersfield gas station sold a winning SuperLotto ticket on Wednesday. On January 17, a winning ticket was sold at the Mobil gas station at 3620 Wilson Road, according to the California Lottery website. There was no jackpot winner reported for the drawing so the jac

BAKERSFIELD CHANNEL - 2018-01-18 18:06:41

Big rig accident on southbound I-5 snarls traffic for miles

LEBEC, CA (Friday, January 19, 2018 at 8:02 a.m.)-Two big rigs involved in a collision, with major injuries, just south of Grapevine in the southbound Interstate 5 lanes have backed traffic up to the Laval Road area. CHP Fort Tejon Office gave a rough estimate of possibly 9:30 a.m. before the scene

MOUNTAINENTERPRISE.COM - 2018-01-19 16:02:00

2 arrested after body found during California traffic stop

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say two men pulled over in a routine traffic stop were arrested on suspicion of murder after a dead body was found in the stolen SUV they were driving. A California Highway Patrol officer stopped the vehicle for speeding near Bakersfield Tuesday. The officer di

BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN - 2018-01-18 13:17:57

Free food in Downtown Bakersfield today

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - If you're in need of some food, it's being distributed today in Downtown Bakersfield. The folks at CAPK tell 17 News that Golden Empire Transit (GET) and several partners including Self Help Federal Credit Union, are holding a distribution at 22nd and Eye streets from 9 a.m. to

KERNGOLDENEMPIRE - 2018-01-19 13:42:56

Man Killed In East Birmingham Shooting

BIRMINGHAM, AL - A 19-year-old male was shot and killed in a home in east Birmingham Thursday morning after he pulled a gun on another person with whom he was in an argument. The incident occurred just after 1 a.m. on Tucker Avenue. According to a report by Alabama Media Group, the victim, James Cha

PATCH - 2018-01-18 22:03:20

Truck driver dead after crash between two 18-wheelers on I-459

One man is dead following a rush-hour crash between two 18-wheelers on Interstate 459 in Bessemer. The wreck happened about 7:15 a.m. on I-459 north at the Eastern Valley Road exit. Bessemer police Lt. Christian Clemons it appears traffic was slowing down from an earlier vehicle fire when one 18-whe

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 14:52:38

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

AL.COM - 2018-01-18 18:24:36

Birmingham teen indicted on 7 felony assault charges in Center Point church carnival shooting

Updated: 1:04 PM CST Jan 18, 2018 A Jefferson County grand jury has indicted a Birmingham teen in connection with a church carnival shooting in Center Point that left seven people injured, including a baby girl. Laeric Bailey, 17, is facing seven counts of second-degree assault. Bailey, a former H

WVTM13.COM - 2018-01-18 19:04:00

Hoover Police asking for help identifying man in connection with multiple thefts

Anyone with information regarding the individual seen in the photo above is asked to contact Hoover Detective Henningsen at (205) 444-7534. (Hoover Police) Hoover Police are asking for the public's help identifying a man wanted for questioning in several thefts. The person of interest in driving a m

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-01-18 13:32:59

Harley Barber's mom says daughter is degrading herself, OK with punishment

The estranged mother of a former University of Alabama student who left school after she posted videos to social media in which she repeatedly used the n-word and other profanities called her daughter's behavior degrading. Jill Barbera told NJ.com she didn't raise her 19-year-old daughter, who is fr

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 17:12:00

Alabama looks to end child visitation for convicted rapists, but many exceptions would remain

Most states have a law preventing rapists from pursuing custody or visitation of children conceived through rape. Alabama isn't one of them. At a court hearing in December, a DeKalb County judge granted Christmas visitation of a woman's children to their father, the man she says raped her when she w

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 16:44:00

Murder charge filed in shooting death of Birmingham father of 3

A 24-year-old convicted felon is now back in jail and charged in the shooting death of one of his friends. Birmingham police on Wednesday confirmed the murder warrant against Luther Gray in the Monday-morning shooting death of 28-year-old Eric Cotton, a father of three children under the age of 10.

AL.COM - 2018-01-17 22:32:55

Child pornography investigation likely sparked Fort Myers teen's fatal crash into school

Parents of teen who killed himself by crashing into school talk about child pornography investigation that may have sparked the death Video by Michael Braun Wesley Prophet Sauver, who's father confirmed Wednesday he was the driver killed when he smashed a car into the side of ECS in Fort Myers. Th

NEWS-PRESS - 2018-01-18 21:43:49

Woman ejected from car in Sarasota crash

SARASOTA COUNTY -- A young woman who was not wearing a seat belt was seriously injured when she was ejected from her car in a crash early Thursday, the Florida Highway Patrol reports. According to the FHP, Rebecca M. Brito, 21, of Sarasota was driving a Lexus SC 400 west on State Road 72 about 500 f

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2018-01-18 14:11:20

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

NEWS-PRESS - 2018-01-18 22:23:07

Medical cannabis dispensary opens in North Port

NORTH PORT, FL (WWSB) - A new cannabis center has officially opened in North Port. Surterra Wellness provides cannabis products to qualified patients throughout the entire state of Florida. The Tampa based company says its aim is to bring together industry leaders from medicine research to discove

MYSUNCOAST.COM - 2018-01-18 20:02:00