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Motorist arrested for pointing gun on interstate

COVINGTON, Ga. - Road rage is believed to have played a role in a Sunday morning incident that led to the arrest of a Forest Park man for pointing a gun at another driver, authorities said. According to a Newton County Sheriff's Office incident report, the victim called 911 and said a male motorist

COVINGTON NEWS - 2017-11-20 23:10:00

Suspect charged after hitting officer escorting funeral procession

ATLANTA -- A MARTA police officer was transported to the hospital after being struck on Friday. According to Atlanta police, the officer was helping to lead a funeral procession when he was hit on Fairburn Road near Thompson Drive. The officer appeared to have sustained serious injuries. Atlanta p

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Woman takes plea deal in crash that killed 8-year-old boy after police chase

A woman who hit and killed an 8-year-old boy last year while going up to 120 mph during a police chase in southwest Atlanta has pleaded guilty to murder and a slew of other charges. Ana Bolton, 22, entered a non-negotiated plea deal in the June 27, 2016, crash that killed Jamaris Davis, according t

ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION - 2017-11-20 23:06:11

Police release dramatic video, photos of gunmen who killed restaurant manager

ATLANTA - Investigators have released photos and surveillance video in hopes of identifying the gunmen who killed a restaurant manager during a robbery this weekend. According to police, three men entered Barcelona Wine Bar on Howell Mill Road in the West Midtown neighborhood as it was closing aroun

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2017-11-21 04:58:54

Mother of 5 shot and killed in front of her own family, police say

MARIETTA, Ga. - Police are searching for the gunman who shot and killed a mother of five in front of her own family. "He stood right there and he looked me dead in my face and unloaded the gun again on her," said the victim's mother, Gloria Blaylock. Marietta police told Channel 2's Carl Willis Just

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2017-11-20 05:03:16

Shooter At Large After Killing Mother Of 5: Police

MARIETTA, GA - Police are searching for a man who shot a 34-year-old mother of five to death Sunday in the driveway of her home, according to media reports. Justin Cox, a convicted felon, is accused of shooting Felicia Miller as she sat in a vehicle in the 300 block of Pin Oak Court, say Marietta po

PATCH - 2017-11-20 15:26:54

Georgia Dome Falls In Cloud Of Dust

ATLANTA, GA - The Georgia Dome disappeared Monday morning as explosives brought down the 29-story building in a cloud of dust, an event broadcast on live TV. Everything went largely as planned during the 7:31 a.m. demolition, according to media reports. (Watch the video below.) The streets around th

PATCH - 2017-11-20 16:27:03

DA: Gunman told victims, 'It's not personal, it's business' before pulling trigger

A man and woman accused of kidnapping and shooting two people have been sentenced to life in prison. According to the Cobb County D.A., Desire Nichole Collins, 22, and Jermaine Dawayne Henderson, 36, were in the Atlanta area to sell dozens of pounds of marijuana. A childhood friend of Henderson's pu

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-20 20:47:00

Man fatally shot in Queen Anne's County

A man was fatally shot early Sunday in Queen Anne's County, the Sheriff's Office said. Authorities were called around 4:39 a.m. to a house on Fisher Manor in Grasonville, where a man was shot inside his home. The victim, Maiky Jerrally Ferreras, 19, was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities said

WBALTV.COM - 2017-11-19 21:26:00

Elks host 14th annual senior Thanksgiving dinner

Samuel T. Hemsley Elks Lodge 924 on Glenwood Avenue hosted is 14th annual Thanksgiving dinner for senior citizens on Sunday, Nov. 19. The event kicked off at 2 p.m., and featured a complete Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixings. Samuel T. Hemsley Elks Lodge 924 on Glenwood Avenue hosted is 14th a

STARDEM.COM - 2017-11-20 10:00:00

Fire Department prepares for annual Christmas train garden

Members of the Easton Volunteer Fire Department will be kicking off the holiday season with their annual Christmas Train Garden. The train display is free and open to the public for viewing, although donations are appreciated. Hours are weekdays from 6 to 8 p.m. and weekends from 2 to 8 p.m. The dis

STARDEM.COM - 2017-11-20 09:45:00

MD 404 expansion done in time for Thanksgiving travelers

ANNAPOLIS, MD - Governor Larry Hogan was joined by area residents, local business leaders, and officials to celebrate the long-awaited improvement of one of the Eastern Shore's primary corridors - MD 404. The event included a ribbon cutting followed by the first cars driving on the much-anticipated

ABC2 NEWS - 2017-11-20 19:07:00

United Communities, NRP rescue man on rough seas of Eastern Bay

KENT POINT - United Communities Volunteer Fire Department in Stevensville and Natural Resources Police spearheaded the rescue of a man having a diabetic emergency aboard a sailboat in Eastern Bay on Thursday, Nov. 16. At about bout 6:30 p.m., units from the UCVFD were alerted for an unknown marine r

MYEASTERNSHOREMD.COM - 2017-11-20 17:30:00

Cutting the ribbon on Route 404 dualization

QUEEN ANNE - Gov. Larry Hogan visited the Mid-Shore on Monday, Nov. 20, to officially cut the ribbon on the now-fully dualized stretch of state Route 404 between U.S. Route 50 and the Denton bypass. The $168 million dualization of the final 11.3 miles of road was finished in less than a year and a h

STARDEM.COM - 2017-11-20 23:30:00

Lines drawn over student transgender rules

Rep. Rich Collins, R-Millsboro New anti-discrimination regulations for transgender students proposed by the state Department of Education have prompted one Sussex County legislator to threaten legal action. In July, Gov. John Carney directed Secretary of Education Susan Bunting to create regulations

CAPE GAZETTE - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Holiday Happenings at Dorchester Center of the Arts

CAMBRIDGE - Dorchester Center of the Arts is offering a number of special holiday programs this year. Wednesday Night Gallery and Gift Shop Shopping Wednesdays, Dec. 6 and 13, 5 to 9 p.m. Bring your list and discover hand-crafted treasures for all those special someones in the "Gallery of Gifts" Ex

MYEASTERNSHOREMD.COM - 2017-11-20 09:00:00

Paterson man killed in early-morning crash, prosecutor says

PATERSON - A 38-year-old city man died Saturday morning after his car hit a guard rail near the intersection of Broadway and Route 20, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. Rontay Price was thrown from the 2002 Chrysler 300 he was driving, according to Chief Assistant Prosecutor Jason

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-19 18:36:48

Paterson: Solar proposal partner is an ex-cop convicted in drug conspiracy

PATERSON - One of the partners proposing a $64 million solar energy project in Paterson was convicted eight years ago of being in a conspiracy in which more than 40 kilos of cocaine and heroin were stolen from a police evidence vault and provided to Passaic County drug dealers. Henry Cortes is the o

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-20 20:41:06

Court hearing on Paterson's troubled needle exchange operator delayed again

A judge at the Paterson Municipal Court gave Jerome King, head of the troubled needle exchange operator the Well of Hope, four more weeks to prepare his case. King was issued 12 summonses for health violations at his nonprofit's building on Broadway. King appeared in court with his attorney on Frida

PATERSONTIMES.COM - 2017-11-20 06:00:29

38-year-old man killed in Paterson car crash

A 38-year old man was killed after his car struck a guardrail Saturday morning in Paterson, the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office said. Rontay Price, of Paterson, was identified as the driver of a vehicle that struck a guardrail near the intersection of Broadway and Route 20, Passaic County Chief A

NJ.COM - 2017-11-19 15:20:08