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Woman killed after exiting MARTA bus

ALPHARETTA, Ga. - A woman was struck by two vehicles after leaving a MARTA bus in the minutes before dawn Jan. 11, police said. Police said the woman attempted to cross North Point Parkway, south of Kimball Bridge Road shortly before 7 a.m. when she was struck by both a pickup truck and an SUV. It

FORSYTHHERALD.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Cumming Council proposes disbanding Fair Authority

CUMMING, Ga. - During its inaugural 2018 work session, the Cumming City Council discussed a multitude of topics, but spent much of its time on the Cumming Fair Authority. At the Jan. 9 meeting, the mayor and City Council directed the city attorney to draft an ordinance to dissolve the Cumming Fair A

FORSYTHHERALD.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Gainesville Police warning of jury duty scams

With a new year comes a new crop of scammers trying to get personal information over the telephone. Gainesville Police are warning of a scam involving someone claiming to be a law enforcement officer, sometimes called "Deputy Shoemaker," about an outstanding warrant for missing jury duty. The scamme

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-18 02:30:00

Man helps those stranded on icy South Hall roads

David Talpes' Wednesday morning joyride on his RZR 1000 UTV turned into a daylong mission to get people home and get cars off the road. Having moved to the Flowery Branch area six months ago,Talpes said he loved the friendly neighborhood feeling and wanted to get involved. "(My wife Alina) goes,'Wel

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-18 03:43:00

Across the South, it's snow, ice and record-breaking cold

A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed highways, schools and government offices and sent cars sliding off the road Wednesday, while a blast of cold air broke records as far south as the Gulf Coast. Icicles hung from a statue of jazz musicians in normally balmy New Orleans, and drivers

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-17 20:33:00

What are the top 10 education issues in Georgia for 2018?

The nonpartisan Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education has released its "Top Ten Issues to Watch in 2018" concerning K-12 public schools. Here is a summary:Issue 1 -- EdQuest Georgia: Charting Education Reform EdQuest Georgia is what the GPEE calls a framework comprising seven core educatio

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-18 05:28:00

List of roads, intersections closed in Gwinnett

The snow and ice have created trouble spots on several spots around Gwinnett county, forcing some closures of intersections and stretches of roadways. Gwinnett County police the road closures are in flux as conditions change, but they are keeping track of trouble spots where ice has created hazardou

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-01-17 17:27:00

Mother praised for making 5-year-old 'pay rent'

ATLANTA, GA - A mother's method of teaching her young daughter the importance of money is earning high praise on social media. "I make my 5-year-old pay rent," the post on Essence Evans' Facebook page reads. Evans says she gives her daughter $7 as allowance, but, just like in the real world, only a

CLEVELAND NEWS - FOX 8 - 2018-01-18 03:48:11

Woman with dead baby in bag gets prison time in plea deal

The young woman who was toting her dead baby around in a plastic bag when a guard mistook her for a shoplifter admitted Wednesday to killing the newborn in exchange for 16 years in prison. Tiona Rodriguez, now 21, copped to charges of first-degree manslaughter under extreme emotional disturbance bef

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-17 22:13:58

Woman fatally shot during quarrel in Bronx bodega remembered for her kindness

A woman fatally shot in the face during a Bronx bodega beef was remembered Tuesday by devastated family and friends for her kindness and generosity to all. Shaquana Button, 33, was blasted from close range after arguing with an unidentified man inside the Garden Express Deli on E. 149th St. and Co

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-16 17:50:27

Terrifying video shows masked gunman chase down and open fire on victim on Bronx street

A masked gunman on a murderous mission nearly killed a 27-year-old man after blasting him three times in a Bronx shooting captured on terrifying video. The shocking footage from police shows the shooter firing at the victim from the crosswalk of Stratford Ave. near Westchester Ave. in Soundview ar

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-17 10:28:34

Man, 76, dies after jumping in front of subway in the Bronx 

A 76-year-old man died after he jumped in front of an incoming Bronx subway train early Wednesday. The victim, who was not immediately identified, was struck by a 5 train at Burke Ave. and White Plains Road in Olinville around 3 a.m., police said. The man died at the scene. His death is an appar

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-17 12:27:15

More than 1,000 in Jersey City lose power after 2 manhole explosions: officials

More than 1,000 PSE&G customers in Downtown Jersey City are without power this afternoon, a company spokeswoman said, after two underground explosions this morning. Jersey City firefighters responded to two manhole explosions, at 475 and 547 Washington Blvd., Jersey City police and fire spokeswoman

NJ.COM - 2018-01-17 18:32:50

Man wanted for fatally shooting woman outside Bronx bodega: police

MOTT HAVEN, the Bronx - Police on Wednesday identified a man they say shot a woman in the face, killing her, in front of a Bronx bodega earlier this week. Amere Bryant, 24, is sought for the Monday evening slaying, NYPD's 40th Precinct stated in a tweet Wednesday. Shaquana Button, 36, was shot in th

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-17 13:06:01

Suspects in Times Square cop hit-and-run arrested

Cops have nabbed the two suspects wanted for questioning in the hit-and-run of an NYPD officer in Times Square this past weekend, police sources say. Arfhy Santos, 20, and William Lopez, 24, were arrested Wednesday and taken to Midtown South Precinct, according to the sources. It was not immediately

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-17 23:16:09

Woman shot in head suffered same tragic fate as her mom

The woman gunned down outside a Bronx bodega died in a similar manner to her mother - who was shot dead in Brooklyn 14 years ago, her family said. Shaquana Button, 36, died late Monday night when a man she was arguing with pulled a gun and opened fire. "She went tragically like her mother," said But

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-16 17:41:11

Sheriff: Genoa Township bank robbery suspect arrested in Howell

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A man believed responsible for the Jan. 11 robbery of a Genoa Township bank was arrested in Howell on Tuesday, police said. The 35-year-old Howell man has not been identified pending arraignment, said Livingston County Sheriff Mike Murphy, but was taken into custo

LIVINGSTON DAILY.COM - 2018-01-17 21:07:25

Man charged after crash that left Brighton MSP vehicle 'mangled'

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A Bloomfield Township man is facing charges in connection to a crash that left a Michigan State Police patrol vehicle "mangled" last month, police said. Kareem Marcus Eckert, 18, was arraigned Jan. 12 on a felony charge of causing injury while failing to use due

LIVINGSTON DAILY.COM - 2018-01-17 22:19:27

Man, 23, charged with six counts of criminal sexual conduct against three minors

A 23-year-old man has been charged with allegedly sexually assaulting three minors. Josue Osmin Cortez-Mendoza was arraigned Jan. 15 before Magistrate Judge Michael Golematis in 34th District Court in Romulus. He has been charged with six felony counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct. Corte

NEWS-HERALD - 2018-01-17 22:10:57

Pair of fires last weekend in Livonia leave at least one cat dead

Livonia firefighters kept busy last weekend as two houses in the city caught fire, killing at least one pet. The first fire took place at about 11 p.m. Jan. 13 at a home in the 11000 block of Deering. That fire began in the kitchen area and was relatively contained to that part of the house. Keith B

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2018-01-17 18:26:49