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Silver Alert issued for missing Hartford teen

Police describe Looney as a white/Hispanic female with black hair and brown eyes. Officials say she stands approximately 5'03" and weighs around 146 pounds. There was no clothing description available. Officials did not say where she was last seen. If you have any information on Looney's whereabouts

WTNH.COM - 2017-11-24 02:42:19

Police: 3 suspects steal man's wallet, use his credit cards

Crystal Frazier and Jennifer Frazier were two of three people arrested after police said they say stole an elderly man's wallet in a supermarket and then used his credit cards to make hundreds of dollars in purchases. (Hamden Police Department) HAMDEN, CT (AP) - Connecticut police have arrested thr

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-11-24 17:32:00

PD: CT man tried to buy date rape drug for drugging a pre-teen prostitute

A Willimantic man was arrested on Friday after state police said he was in "an alleged under-aged prostitution/trafficking business." Police charged 38-year-old Devin Quirk, who is also known as Devon, with risk of injury to a child, first-degree criminal attempt at sexual assault, patronizing a pr

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-11-24 19:51:00

Texas authorities catch suspect in fatal shooting of state trooper

(CNN) -- Officials have apprehended a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper, who was killed Thursday south of Dallas. "Suspect in today's fatal TXDPS trooper shooting in Freestone County has been captured in Waller County near Prairie View," the Navarro County

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-11-24 03:35:00

Crowds delighted by Parade of the Big Balloons

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Springfield's annual Parade of the Big Balloons stepped-off at 11 Friday morning. The Cat in the Hat, Peppa Pig, Strawberry Shortcake, and other giant inflatables paraded down Main Street from Lyman Street down to Locust Street in the South End. Santa Claus gave a wave ab

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-11-24 17:17:34

Big Balloons prepared for annual parade

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - A lot of work goes into putting the annual Parade of the Big Balloons together, and part of that is preparing the balloons themselves. Friday morning, workers were busy inflating the Cat in the Hat and the other giant balloons along Lyman Street, near the start of the par

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-11-24 13:24:48

CT prison population falls below 14,000 inmates

Connecticut's prison population has fallen below 14,000 inmates to its lowest level since 1994. The state Department of Correction reported that it had 13,917 inmates as of Thursday. That is down from a high of about 19,900 in 2008. The department says the population at the York Correctional Institu

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-11-24 20:02:00

Commission orders WL officials to comply with open-meetings law

WINDSOR LOCKS - The Freedom of Information Commission has issued two final decisions admonishing town officials for violating open-meeting and disclosure laws. The decisions affirm recommendations made by a hearing officer who heard arguments from complainant Michael S. Bracken last month. Bracken c

JOURNAL INQUIRER - 2017-11-24 17:12:00

Ex-Rep. Hinchey, who pushed to protect the environment, dies

FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2009 file photo, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., left, stands with Rep. Maurice Hinchey, D-N.Y., on Capitol Hill in Washington. Former U.S. Rep. Hinchey, a veteran lawmaker known for pressing to protect the environment during a career that spanned from the era of the Lov

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-24 01:31:51

Columbia County woman dies in crash

KINDERHOOK - A woman died Wednesday night following a two-car crash on Route 9 near Birch Drive in the town of Kinderhook, according to State Police. Alicia M. Fernandez, 41, of Hudson, was airlifted to Albany Medical Center where she succumbed to injuries she sustained in the accident that occurred

TIMES UNION - 2017-11-23 11:08:32

Thanksgiving 2017: 5 great things to do this weekend; Black Friday shopping, Mark Viera

With shopping, cooking and family in town, the holiday season is a hectic time for most of us. On Thanksgiving weekend, take a break from all the hustle and bustle and head to Levity Live for some laughs courtesy of Mark Viera from the hit tour The NY Kings of Comedy. See performances at 7:30 and 9:


Maurice Hinchey, former Democratic congressman, dies at 79

ALBANY - Former U.S. Rep. Maurice Hinchey, a Democrat who represented parts of the Hudson Valley, Catskills and Southern Tier, died Wednesday. He was 79. His death was confirmed in a statement from Rep. John Faso, the Kinderhook Republican who represents much of Hinchey's former district. Faso calle


7 great things to do: Tom Petty hits, holiday shows, tours and more

The renowned Tom Petty Tribute Band, Damn the Torpedoes, will keep the rock icon's spirit alive with a performance at Empire City Casino, Dec. 14. The show will feature Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers all-time hits including Runnin' Down a Dream, Free Fallin', I Won't Back Down and more. As part of


Plenty of thanks to go around

Glenmont Job Corps Center students volunteered for Catholic Charities at The Sister Maureen Joyce Food Pantry in Albany. For three days 24 students filled bags which enabled 300 families to receive a Thanksgiving dinner. Representatives from The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Guilderland partne


70 years in, Jawonio continues to create brighter futures: Editorial

Jawonio, an organization borne of parents' pledge to create a bright future for their children, turns 70 this year. Because of the nonprofit's commitment to expanding its mission, demanding inclusion for all, and creating opportunity, so many residents in the Lower Hudson Valley have a brighter futu


For 'When We Grow Up,' female filmmakers call the shots

Far from a Hollywood reeling from sexual misconduct allegations, a few female filmmakers have taken matters into their own hands by making their film with an all-women crew. Motivated by the lack of opportunities for women in the historically male-dominated movie industry, they are determined to ch


Peace Light to arrive in Warren

Tribune Chronicle WARREN - The 2017 International Bethlehem Peace Light will arrive in Warren Monday. Mike Kupec of Boy Scouts Whispering Pines District Great Trail Council said the light is due to arrive at JFK International Airport in New York Saturday, be in Youngstown Sunday and within the follo

WARREN TRIBUNE CHRONICLE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Staying safe on Cyber Monday - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

It's expected that sales this Cyber Monday to reach over 6 billion dollars. But before the credit cards come out, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro says to be aware of scams and fraud hiding on the web. "Thanksgiving reminds us how much we have to be thankful for, but the holiday season a

WFMJ.COM - 2017-11-25 04:39:00

Fri. 2:22 p.m.: Update: Missing man search in Weathersfield ends after body found

WEATHERSFIELD - A man was found dead in a wooded area early this morning after a search that started Thursday night. Weathersfield Police Chief Mike Naples and Detective Dan Lowrey said the man appeared to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, although the matter remains under investigation

WARREN TRIBUNE CHRONICLE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Shops prepare for Small Business Saturday

Tribune Chronicle / R. Michael Semple Thom Duma, right, slips a watch onto the wrist of Andrea Keener of Youngstown as she and Nathan Reichenback of Austintown, center, shop at Thom Duma Fine Jewelers in Warren. Duma is among a growing number of area business owners who support Small Business Saturd

WARREN TRIBUNE CHRONICLE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00