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Armed couple rob Whittier gas station market, then get away

A woman with tattoos on her face and a man wearing a bandanna over his face robbed a Whittier am/pm at gunpoint Monday night. Officers later found the now-empty cash register on Turnbull Canyon Road. Police don't know yet the amount taken during the robbery. Whittier police Sgt. Jose Escobedo said a

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-17 01:04:52

Vowing to put financial troubles behind, Maywood officials celebrate revenue potential of recreational pot shops

Outside of Maywood's first recreational marijuana dispensary, people stood in a long line that snaked along the building and into a parking lot, where it found the perfect prescription for a raging case of the munchies. Free tacos. The taco truck was just part of the fanfare to celebrate the opening

LA TIMES - 2018-01-16 23:55:00

Court to determine if Rosemead murder suspect competent to be tried

The case of a Rosemead man accused of fatally shooting another man on Thanksgiving is now on hold while the courts decide whether he is competent to stand trial. During a Tuesday arraignment at Pomona Superior Court, the defense raised the question of Zhongqiang Meng's mental competency, according t

SAN GABRIEL VALLEY TRIBUNE - 2018-01-17 02:13:58

Nostalgia alert: Pasadena's Neon Retro Arcade expands with new location in Northridge

Nostalgia is a powerful force in the world of gaming. And that's what prompted Pasadena-based Neon Retro Arcade to open a second location in Northridge. The new arcade at 8943 Reseda Blvd. will officially open its doors Jan. 26. Owners Mark Guenther and Mia Mazadiego figure their mix of classic vide

SAN GABRIEL VALLEY TRIBUNE - 2018-01-17 00:40:42

Teen critically wounded in South Whittier shooting

A car filled with apparent gang members shot and critically wounded a teenage boy and fired upon, but missed, a second victim in a South Whittier neighborhood on Sunday night, authorities said. The gunfire was first reported just after 9 p.m. in the area of Carmenita Road and Beaty Avenue in the uni

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-15 07:34:05

LA Car Stolen With Toddler Inside

SOUTH GATE, CA -- A 2-year-old South Gate boy who was taken in a carjacking is safe and with his parents after being found in the abandoned vehicle in a Target parking lot, police said Tuesday. Officers responded to a report of a vehicle that had just been stolen in the 10000 block of Rosewood Stree

PATCH - 2018-01-16 17:12:44

Del Taco opens new location in West Covina

Del Taco Restaurants Inc. has opened three new Southland locations, including one at 440 S. Vincent Ave. in West Covina. The others are in Lawndale and Lake Forest, and additional locations will soon be open at 1155 W. La Cadena Drive in Riverside, 2425 Wilshire Blvd. in Santa Monica and at 2260 Fro

SAN GABRIEL VALLEY TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 20:13:26

How much Whittier businesses, residents might save with its new electricity provider

A year from now, Whittier businesses and residents will not be getting their electricity from Southern California Edison but a new agency. Although a joint powers authority - comprised of about two dozen cities in Los Angeles County - would provide the power, Edison will continue to bill the Whittie

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-16 00:01:54

Armory Square pizza shop closes temporarily after wall dropped several inches

Syracuse, N.Y. - Nick's Tomato Pie closed last Wednesday after its western wall - the one adjacent to construction for the Citronelle project - dropped a few inches, according to a city hall official. It's not clear that the construction of Citronelle - a restaurant, bar and banquet facility under c

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 22:42:12

SU to make decision on Carrier Dome roof by this summer

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse University will soon figure out what to do with the aging roof on the Carrier Dome. SU Chancellor Kent Syverud said today the school will make a "definitive decision on the future of the Dome roof by this summer." He mentioned the Dome during his "Winter Message," a state

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 23:16:47

You can help count Syracuse's homeless population this winter

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Every winter, often on one of the coldest days of the year, homeless advocates in Central New York fan out to the count the people who sleep tucked away under bridges and other out-of-the-way spots. And you can help. This year's count is Jan. 24. It begins at 8 p.m. There is a trai

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 19:24:08

He tried to hold in a sneeze and ended up in the hospital on a feeding tube

Sneezing is an astoundingly powerful human action, blasting mucus and air from the nose and mouth at up to 100 miles per hour, according to the Cleveland Clinic. That power exists whether a sneeze is held in or not. "Occasionally, people will cause some damage to their eardrums or their sinuses if t

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-01-16 21:00:00

Firefighters battle blaze in Western Oneida Co.

FLORENCE -- Firefighters are battling a structure in the town of Florence. Shortly after 6 p.m., firefighters were called to the area of 10620 Taberg Florence Road, where arriving units reported smoke and flames visible. Initial reports indicated it was a vacant house. Florence and Camden fire depar

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 23:16:51

Norma "June" Bice, 88, of Worth

Norma "June" Bice, 88, longtime resident of Worth, died Sunday evening at the Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown. Her funeral service will be 4:00 pm Friday at the Piddock Funeral Home, Adams. Calling hours will precede the funeral beginning at 1:00 pm. Burial in the spring will be in the Rural Ce

WWNYTV.COM - 2018-01-17 01:52:00

Richard N. Ames, 97

Richard (Dick) N. Ames passed away quietly at his home in Fayetteville on Thursday, Dec. 28, two days before his 98th birthday. He was the husband of the late Isabel Wagner Ames. Richard was born in Cortland on Dec. 30, 1919. His parents were Hon. Morse E. Ames and Lula Buckingham Ames. He graduated

EAGLENEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-16 20:27:14

Route 3 Reopens After Flooding

A portion of Route 3 in the town of Ellisburg is reopened to traffic. The highway had been closed between Hessel Road and County Route 120 due to flooding. Rain and melting snow began causing problems in that area last Friday. Flooding forced large chucks of ice onto Route 3, which prompted official

WWNYTV.COM - 2018-01-16 23:39:00

Knoxville woman suffers shotgun blast to face, arm; boyfriend charged

The Knox County Sheriff's Office allows people to anonymously submit tips on crimes they may have witnessed. Here are several ways you can submit a tip to Crime Stoppers. Wochit A Knoxville woman remained hospitalized in serious condition Tuesday after suffering a shotgun blast to her face and fore

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2018-01-16 17:56:24

Video: Raccoon breaks into cell phone store

KNOXVILLE, TN (WATE/CNN) - Police posted pictures of a sneaky burglar caught inside a Boost Mobile store, and the masked suspect is getting a lot of attention. Monday morning, Boost Mobile was breached. "There are four police officers out here watching this animal tear up the store inside, and he's

WLOX - 2018-01-16 20:49:27

East Tennessee children enjoy Tuesday snow

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Many East Tennessee children spent the day outside enjoying the winter weather. Children in one West Knoxville neighborhood were so excited they went outside before the snow even started falling. "I got so excited because at first there was no snow. I came outside and I ju

WATE - 2018-01-16 23:23:11

Knoxville woman dies after hit by SUV on Friday

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A pedestrian has died after she was hit by an SUV in Knoxville on Friday. On Friday, Jan. 12, at around 6:53 p.m., police said 50-year-old Melissa D. Everette of Knoxville was hit by a vehicle driven by 51-year-old Angelia M. Jones of Knoxville. Police said Jones was trav

LOCAL8NOW.COM - 2018-01-15 22:22:00