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BREAKING: 2 arrested after 1-month-old, little girl dumped along freezing roads

Authorities have arrested two people they say stole an SUV with two children inside before abandoning them in below freezing temperatures. Khyree Swift and an unidentified 16-year-old have both been charged with kidnapping, the Clayton County Sheriff's Office said Friday. Swift was arrested Friday b


Medical Student Inadvertently Contaminates Entire OR by Mere Brief Existence

Atlanta, GA - "Don't touch that!" snapped the surgical tech, referring to anything and everything in the OR at once. Although he was standing in the center of the room, in what he believed to be a veritable desert of things to contaminate, the MS3 had failed to realize the simple truth of his situat

GOMERBLOG - 2018-01-20 14:42:21

Good News: Best Pizza, Help For Veteran, Pickers Coming To GA

From Georgia's favorite grocery store, the best pizza in Atlanta and the "American Pickers" coming to Georgia to look for hidden treasures, plus help for an ailing veteran's cats, a winter Olympian, and a local family plays "Family Feud," we've rounded up some good news stories from Georgia Patch si

PATCH - 2018-01-21 13:00:00

Two arrested for kidnapping after children taken along with car from Riverdale Road gas station

COLLEGE PARK - Police have made two arrests in the Wednesday night incident that led authorities on a two-hour hunt for a pair of young sisters taken along with a car from a Riverdale Road gas station. The Clayton County Sheriff's Office announced Friday that Khyree Smith, 17, of Atlanta and a 16-ye

CLAYTON NEWS DAILY - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

Georgia feels impact of government shutdown

ATLANTA - The government shutdown has many federal employees facing furloughs and services to taxpayers are in limbo. Senate Republicans and Democrats were unable to agree on funding measures to continue government services, which led to the shutdown. "Democrats are going to have to put policy over

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-21 04:24:49

Train-truck crashes too familiar in this Gwinnett city

The sights and sounds of a train crashing into a tractor-trailer Friday night in Gwinnett County were not new to people in that area. Just over a year ago, a train hit a truck on the tracks a short distance away, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. Friday's incident was at Holcomb Bridge Road


Police seek 53-year-old missing more than two weeks

ATLANTA -- Police in Atlanta are seeking a 53-year-old woman missing more than two weeks. Jeri Meadows Wynn was last seen on Jan. 4 at 3332 Peachtree Road NE, according to Atlanta Police. She was reported missing by her daughters. Wynn was last seen driving a white 2013 Mercedes Benz sedan, GA tag P

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-21 08:24:00

Atlanta's 2018 Women's March small, compared to others nationally

Atlanta's 2018 women's march only drew about 200 people Saturday morning, while other similarly planned events nationwide drew hundreds of thousands. The march began around 11:30 am and took protestors on an almost two-mile march from Woodruff Park around the Government Mile loop. Participants were

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-21 02:27:00

Construction fatality identified as Gloucester man

A Gloucester man has been identified as the victim of a construction accident in Annisquam that claimed his life Thursday . Justin Harrington, 27, of 5 Mansfield St., died Thursday morning on the site of a home renovation project at 23 Nashua Ave., according to confirmations Friday morning from Stev

GLOUCESTER DAILY TIMES - 2018-01-19 16:30:00

DA: 27-year-old man killed in construction accident in Gloucester

GLOUCESTER, Mass. - A 27-year-old man was killed in a construction accident Thursday morning, according to the Essex County District Attorney's Office. The man was at a site on Nashua Street in Gloucester when he was killed. According to the DA's office, no foul play is suspected. However, the Occ


Gloucester girls too much for Salem

SALEM - When you are a younger team with first year coaches, your best effort is required in order to steal victories away from more seasoned opponents. Unfortunately, this was not the final result for Salem's girls' basketball squad on Friday night. The Witches fell to Gloucester 52-25 at the Salem

SALEM NEWS - 2018-01-20 02:54:23

Full text of Salem State President John D. Keenan's inaugural address

The following is the full text of Salem State University President John D. Keenan's inaugural address delivered on Friday, Jan. 19. Governor Baker and members of his esteemed cabinet; Speaker Robert DeLeo and former colleagues of the Great and General Court; Senator Joan Lovely and Representative Pa

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-20 22:44:11

Rowley police investigate after vehicle strikes house

ROWLEY -- Police Chief Scott A. Dumas said Friday that his department was investigating after a vehicle struck a home just after 2 p.m., when the driver apparently had a medical emergency. The Rowley Police and Fire Departments responded to 981 Haverhill St. at 2:07 p.m. for a reported crash. When t

NEWBURYPORT DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 21:28:23

Police seize $100k of fentanyl in Lynn bust

WOBURN - A Lynn man was arrested and charged with selling 800 grams of fentanyl to an undercover Massachusetts State Trooper at a Woburn hotel Thursday, according to Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan. Manuel Perez, 42, faces charges of trafficking more than 10 grams of the drug and accepting $

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-19 20:59:39

Construction Worker Crushed To Death In Gloucester

GLOUCESTER, MA (WBZ-AM) -- State Police and OSHA are investigating an apparent tragic accident at a home construction site after a worker was found dead Thursday morning. Essex District Attorney spokesperson Carrie Monahan says the 27-year-old-victim worked for MD MacEachern Landscape and Constructi


Mother charged after toddler ODs on opiates and is given cocaine

LYNN - When her 17-month-old son ingested opiates one morning last May, police and prosecutors say Amber Williams did not want to call 911. Instead, prosecutors say Williams, 24, of Lynn, gave the toddler cocaine and put him into a bathtub of cold water. On Thursday, Williams pleaded not guilty in

SALEM NEWS - 2018-01-19 23:08:58

UPDATE: Coast Guard responding to oil sheen in Astoria, Oregon Jan. 20

ASTORIA, Oregon - Coast Guard and local salvage personnel discovered the potential source of the oil sheen and are working to minimize environmental impacts on the Columbia River near Astoria, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Columbia River's Incident Management Division (IMD) team from Astoria are wor


One-word text sends advocacy group to the rescue of Clatskanie mother, infant

Clatskanie, OR -- A woman and her infant are now safe and a 34-year-old Clatskanie man is in jail thanks in part of a domestic violence advocacy group. Jeremiah Crothers is facing charges of attempted murder and domestic violence following an incident with his girlfriend and the couple's son Tuesday

ERIENEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-21 01:39:00

Deputies: Clatskanie man forced wife's hands into hot oil, tried to strangle infant son

Jeremiah D. Crothers booking photo (Columbia Co. Sheriff's Office) Deputies say a Clatskanie man fled his home after he forced his wife's hands into hot frying oil and attempted to strangle his 7-month-old son. Jeremiah D. Crothers, 34, was arrested early Wednesday morning in St. Helens. According t


Oil sheen spans 5 miles on Columbia River

ASTORIA, Ore. - Authorities say an oil spill has created a sheen spanning five miles of the Columbia River near Astoria. The Daily Astorian reported Friday the Coast Guard believes the source of the leak is near the Cannery Pier Hotel. The pier in that area houses the Union Fisherman Cooperativee. T

COLUMBIAN - 2018-01-21 06:02:00