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Civil rights hero to speak at MLK banquet

FILE - In this March 7, 1965, file photo tear gas fills the air as state troopers, ordered by Alabama Gov. George Wallace, break up a march at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., on what became known as Bloody Sunday. President Barack Obama is marking the 45th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday" by

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-19 04:00:00

'Armed and dangerous' couple in custody after police shooting

Gainesville police told Channel 2 Action News the incident happened along Athens Street at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Friday evening. Investigators asked people nearby to lock their doors and report any suspicious activity to police. Police told Channel 2's Steve Gehlbach they were looking for

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2017-11-19 11:45:21

Dobbins' new flight plan

Dobbins Air Reserve Base and Lockheed Martin's Marietta facility are more than just neighbors, but rather two entities that go hand-in-hand. "It really is a partnership right now between the Georgia National Guard, Dobbins Air Reserve Base and the other tenants out there, and Lockheed," says David C

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-19 03:00:00

EDITORIAL: Runway plan could write next chapter for Dobbins

Marietta and Cobb County would not be the envy of many a community were it not for the presence of Dobbins Air Reserve Base and Lockheed Martin. Historians date the story for these economic engines to 1940, when President Franklin Roosevelt raised concerns over the nation's lack of preparation for W

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-19 03:00:00

Woman says Facebook comments led to threats from KKK

BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. - A woman says members of the KKK are threatening her family after an argument on Facebook. The Bartow County Sheriff's office is investigating it as a case of terroristic threats. The woman, who did not want to be identified, said someone questioned in a Facebook post if a Martin

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2017-11-18 04:18:52

Bonds for Georgia Tech expansion into Cobb given final approval

CUMBERLAND - Members of the Development Authority of Cobb County gave their final approval Thursday to the issuance of nearly $56.9 million in bonds to allow Georgia Tech to expand operations on part of Marietta's Lockheed Martin campus. The Atlanta-based university had sought the bonds to buy 32 ac


Woman airlifted after throat cut in Oconee County

The Oconee County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a woman's throat was cut. Deputies responded to an address on Padgett Street in Seneca, according to Public Information Officer Jimmy Watt. Watt said a female was transported to the hospital and is being airlifted. Her throat was reportedly c

WYFF4.COM - 2017-11-19 15:43:00

Former Fuji CEO honored by home country

A longtime Fujifilm executive was honored by his home nation in October for more than a decade of service to the company. On Oct. 22 at the 40th annual SEUS-Japan Conference in Greenville, Hirokuni "Harry" Watanabe was awarded the Consul General's Certificate of Commendation in front of dignitaries,

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2017-11-19 08:00:00

Services set for Rockland corrections officer Frank Farina

Bill Monahan, a retired NYPD lieutenant, lives next door to the family of Frank Farina, the Rockland County corrections officer who died in a shooting yesterday. He shared his memories of his neighbor. Seth Harrison/Lohud The wake and funeral have been set for Frank Farina, the Rockland County corr

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-18 19:42:09

The Dish: Belle Haven Club hosts Jordin Sparks

Scene... Multiplatinum recording artist Jordin Sparks performed for a sold out audience at the Belle Haven Club on Nov. 11 for Smile Greenwich to benefit international children's charity Operation Smile. Co-chairs for the evening were Lisa Lori, Alisyn Camerota, Trisha Dalton and Dr. Stacy Zarakioti

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-18 19:28:17

Astorino drops Indian Point lawsuits

Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino will no longer pursue two lawsuits that challenge the closing of Indian Point Energy Center. The county executive's office filed paperwork on Thursday to discontinue both lawsuits. The Republican Astorino lost last week to George Latimer, a Democrat wh


7 great things to do: Holiday house tour, country music star Jessica Lynn and more

Country music star Jessica Lynn takes you through a journey of hits and holiday classics with a few surprises along the way. Featuring special guest Nick Bukuvalas. The concert benefits Westchester County Marine Corps Reserve's Toys for Tots. Concert-goers should bring a toy donation. 8 p.m. Dec. 9.


Gordon Ramsay shoots at Rockland restaurant

Television's angriest restaurant is becoming a Caesar's Palace attraction. Gordon Ramsay is turning his Fox reality series Hell's Kitchen into his latest eatery. "Fans of the show have been asking us to bring a 'Hell's Kitchen' restaurant to life since day one, so I'm thrilled to finally be doing i


New City: Wife remembers husband who died of 9/11-related cancer

Edward "Eddie" McDonagh Jr., a 20-year FDNY veteran and former Marine from New City, died on Sunday. The Friday before, he received an award from an Irish newspaper and gave a speech. Kimberly McDonagh New City man Edward "Eddie" McDonagh Jr. lied on his bed unresponsive - but breathing - for hours


Ossining contends with a cat-roversy

Subscribed, but don't have a login? An advocacy group wants shelter boxes for neutered, vaccinated cats to be returned to public property, particularly a location behind the Central Avenue fire house, but Ossining officials say law does not allow them to be put on public property. Wochit OSSINING -


Thousands in Montefiore Health System impacted by Medicare Advantage health plan changes

Montefiore Health System sites across the Lower Hudson Valley will soon be considered out-of-network for thousands of patients with the UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage health plan. The change takes effect January 1. These sites include White Plains Hospital and White Plains Hospital Physician As

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-17 21:56:53

Police: Shooting ends in fiery crash at Cincinnati gas pump

A shooting led to a fiery crash at a Cincinnati gas pump, Cincinnati police said Saturday. Officials said a driver was shot around 12:30 a.m. in the 2900 block of Colerain Avenue. The victim was shot in the legs and chest, police said, causing the victim to crash at a nearby gas station. The vict

WLWT 5 - 2017-11-18 16:08:00

Man accused of Lincoln Heights murder to be arraigned

A man is due in court Saturday morning, accused of shooting and killing another man in Lincoln Heights. (WKRC) LINCOLN HEIGHTS, Ohio (WKRC) - A man is due in court Saturday morning, accused of shooting and killing another man in Lincoln Heights. Twenty-seven-year-old Jason Rutherford is facing murde

WKRC - 2017-11-18 08:42:04

Teen dead in accidental shooting

(Raycom Media) West Chester Police are investigating the death of a 19-year-old. Police were called to the 8600 block of Meadowview Drive around 9:30 p.m. Saturday on a report of a man deceased. Officials said preliminary investigation indicates an accidental discharge of a firearm. No other informa

FOX 19 - 2017-11-19 13:32:49

Two dead, one hurt in Westwood crash

Investigators were working to determine the cause of a deadly crash Sunday. It happened around 1 a.m. in the 2000 block of Harrison Avenue in Westwood. Firefighters arrived to find a crash involving a pickup truck and mid-sized sedan with two people trapped inside. Cincinnati Police said it appears

FOX 19 - 2017-11-19 11:49:43