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Report: Three out of four people convicted of terror charges in US were foreign born

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) -Approximately three out of four individuals convicted of terrorism over the last 16 years were foreign-born, according to a new joint report by the Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security. That's 402 of the 549 convicted. The report also concl

22 WSBT - 2018-01-16 14:27:37

Suburban man carjacked at gunpoint while cleaning snow off car

OAK PARK, Ill. -- A suburban man was carjacked Tuesday morning while he was cleaning snow off his girlfriend's car. According to police, the man was cleaning snow off the 2017 Hyundai Tuscon while it was warming up on Pleasant Street in Oak Park, Ill., around 8 a.m. on Tuesday. He was getting ready

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-16 23:57:51

Panhandler beats up man in Dunkin' Donuts parking lot

A man was beaten outside a Dunkin' Donuts on Jan. 10, after declining to give a panhandler money. The Forest Park man walked up to 7200 Circle Ave. about 7:46 a.m. when a panhandler asked him for money, according to a police report. The man said no, and walked into the Dunkin' Donuts. The panhandler

FOREST PARK REVIEW - 2018-01-17 00:09:00

Cologne Stolen By Man Who Tried To Use Credit Card At Walgreens

WESTERN SPRINGS, IL - A suspect ran off with a number of cologne items from the Walgreens near Lyons Township High School in Western Springs Friday afternoon after the credit car he tried to use to pay for the items was declined. Police were told by store personnel that the man, only described in a

PATCH - 2018-01-16 21:27:43

At OPRF, but tested by the streets

They are close friends - both 17-year-old girls, both juniors at Oak Park and River Forest High School, both of their lives nearly wrecked by homelessness, sexual abuse, drugs and broken homes in downstate Illinois that they both fled last year before finding a refuge called Anne's House in Chicago.

OAKPARK.COM - 2018-01-16 23:12:00

It's time for a change in the 7th District

Anthony Clark | Alexa Rogals/Staff Photographer I want to draw your readers' attention to two very different candidates and their campaigns for the Illinois 7th District. Danny K. Davis, incumbent establishment Democrat, has served the 7th for 20 years. In my time as a resident of the 7th, I have he

OAKPARK.COM - 2018-01-16 21:00:00

Emanuel's mental health clinic closures curiously absent from Kennedy Forum

Mayor Rahm Emanuel was quick on Tuesday morning to tout his role in smuggling mental health equality legislation into the federal government's $700 billion bank bailout of 2008. Soaking up the applause in the ballroom at the Hilton Chicago at the Kennedy Forum's Summit for Mental Health Equity, the

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 23:36:52

Mother of Captive Siblings Was 'Perplexed' By Police Visit: Sheriff

At the home, deputies found children shackled to beds in "dark and foul-smelling surroundings" After deputies discover 13 malnourished children held captive in a Riverside County home, authorities provide provide updates in the torture and child endangerment case on Jan. 16, 2018. (Published 3 hours

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-01-16 19:55:52

Georgia man accused of running meth 'superlab' sentenced to 30 years in jail

A Palmetto, Ga., man was sentenced to 30 years in prison after authorities discovered a methamphetamine "superlab" containing about 400 pounds of crystal and liquid methamphetamine and several loaded firearms, federal officials announced Tuesday in a press release. Ramiro Hermosillo-Salazar, 30, was

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-16 23:09:00

Georgia Weather: Up To 2 Inches Of Snow, Dangerous Cold Tuesday

ATLANTA, GA - Temperatures in metro Atlanta were beginning to drop Tuesday afternoon, with increasingly dire forecasts calling for the bottom to drop out, bringing snow and dangerous wind chills to the area. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory starting at 5 p.m. in most

PATCH - 2018-01-16 14:23:30

Newnan-Coweta Humane Society gets a 'forever home'

NEWNAN, Ga. - It's an organization dedicated to rescuing and finding homes for pets, but for more than 40 years, the Newnan-Coweta Humane Society has been homeless itself. Now, dedicated volunteers are celebrating the start of a new year in their very own facility. Dawn is my little fuzzball!!!! Lov

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-16 13:55:00

Woman says suspected robbers followed her home from grocery store

FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga. - A Fayette County woman says at least two men followed her from a grocery store to her house in an attempt to rob her. The unidentified victim shared dash cam video with Channel 2 Action News from the incident January 5 off Ginger Cake Road at around 7:00 p.m. She told Channel

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-16 00:33:22

Carrollton police warning residents about scam calls

Residents are receiving scam robocalls claiming to be from Carrollton police. "We have gotten several calls from people who are getting robocalls," said Carrollton police Capt. Shannon Cantrell. "The calls are showing as coming from our number here at the police department." Cantrell said the automa

TIMES-GEORGIAN.COM - 2018-01-16 04:55:00

Coweta County School System cancels after-school activities

The Newnan Times-Herald The Coweta County School System has canceled all after-school activities scheduled for Tuesday, January 16. School operations and dismissal are expected to continue as normal otherwise on Tuesday, January 16. Elementary-based After-School Programs are expected to go on as

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-16 19:56:00

Rodney Baxter Cage, age 73

Rodney Cage Rodney Baxter Cage was born to Jere and Elizabeth Cage in Berkhamsted, England, on September 25, 1944. While stationed in Berkhamsted during WWII, Jere, who served in the U.S. Army Air Corps, met and married Betty Baxter. After marrying in England, Jere and Betty welcomed their first of

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-16 17:21:58

Katherine O'Brien Allgood, 69, of Fayetteville

Katherine Allgood Katherine "Kathy" O'Brien Allgood, 69, of Fayetteville passed away January 7, 2018. Kathy loved her family and was lovingly called "Nonnie" by all who knew her. Kathy is survived by her husband of 47 years, Steve Allgood; daughters, Jeannie Allgood and Amy Allgood; son, Jeff (Megan

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-16 17:00:36

Police investigate a shooting in Southeast Fresno

The Fresno Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened near Woodrow Avenue and Fillmore Avenue at around 8:30 p.m. Sunday. Authorities say the suspects were inside a vehicle and shot at two houses. Police say the shooting may be gang-related. No one was injured. Stay with Action News

ABC30 FRESNO - 2018-01-15 05:50:33

Fake 'homeless' councilman left in parking lot of Fresno City Hall

An unusual sight at Fresno City Hall in Downtown where someone left a mattress, complete with a fake councilmember, laying in a parking stall. The councilmember featured in this was District 2 Councilman Steve Brandau. Written on the mattress was "Retweet this" with an obscene gesture drawn below it

ABC30 FRESNO - 2018-01-16 17:34:49

Fresno police search for man who pointed handgun at security guard in Rite Aid

FRESNO, California - Police are searching for a man who they say pointed a handgun at a security guard at a Fresno Rite Aid. The incident happened around 6:30pm Monday at the Rite Aid on Fresno and B street. Police say a loss prevention officer confronted the man about items he allegedly stole from

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2018-01-16 06:33:33

Hundreds come for an Amazon job. Dozens learn they aren't what Fresno warehouse needs now

A three-day job fair in downtown Fresno began early Tuesday, marking the kickoff for people hoping to find work at Amazon's huge order-processing center under construction at the city's south edge. Hundreds of hopeful job-seekers showed up at the DoubleTree hotel. Some waited outside for hours on a

FRESNO BEE - 2018-01-16 18:19:00