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Huntley School on Soft Lockdown After Bullets Found: Police

The bullets were found around 11 a.m. near the school's college and careers office, police said ASSOCIATED PRESS Huntley High School was placed on a soft lockdown Friday after two live bullets were found in a hallway, police said. The bullets were found around 11 a.m. near the school's college and c

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-01-19 17:37:16

Man Charged With Armed Robbery In Elgin

CHICAGO (CBS) - A 26-year-old man was charged with robbing another person at gunpoint Sunday morning in northwest suburban Elgin. Officers responded at 11:43 a.m. to a call of an armed robbery in the 700 block of Terrace Court, police said. Cecil R. Palmer, of Elgin, had struck the other person with

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 06:27:43

2 Fatal Crashes In 3 Hours In McHenry Co.

MCHENRY COUNTY, IL - The McHenry County Sheriff's Office responded to two fatal crashes within a three-hour period Wednesday night. The first, a two-vehicle crash, happened at 9:39 p.m. Wednesday in the 17000 block of Route 176 in unincorporated Union. The collision fatally injured a 27-year-old Roc

PATCH - 2018-01-19 11:58:50

Woman, 30, shot during argument in West Garfield Park

A 30-year-old woman was shot Thursday night in the West Garfield Park neighborhood. At 9:14 p.m., she was with a male in an apartment in the 4300 block of West Gladys when they got in an argument, according to Chicago Police. The male then took out a handgun and fired shots, striking her in the left

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-19 04:21:00

'Dems have become Progressive Party'

Democrats and Republicans alike gave a standing ovation to Bill Clinton's 1995 State of the Union address: "All Americans, not only in the states most heavily affected but in every place in this country, are rightly disturbed by the large numbers of illegal aliens entering our country," Mr. Clinton

BELOIT DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 00:00:00

Elgin Resident Named to Leadership Team

Elgin Academy Senior, Caitlin Sharma, has been named to the 2017-18 Fox Valley Daily Herald Leadership Team. Caitlin, the daughter of Diane and Shashi Sharma of Elgin, is a member of the National Honor Society, a PADS volunteer, head of the Elgin Academy Student Ambassador's program, soup kitchen vo

PATCH - 2018-01-19 16:53:17

Man charged with robbing Aurora gas station at gunpoint

A 33-year-old man was charged with robbing a gas station at gunpoint last month in west suburban Aurora. Juan Morales, of Aurora, walked into the gas station about 9 a.m. Dec. 12 in the 600 block of North Broadway and demanded money at gunpoint, according to Aurora police. A 32-year-old woman who wa

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-18 12:33:00

Judge to rule on transgender locker room police in suburban district

PALATINE, Ill. -- A transgendered student in the Palatine School District who was banned from the girls locker room appeared in court Friday but will have to wait another week for a decision on whether she can change with the other girls. Judge Thomas Allen said he will issue his opinion next week.

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-19 23:15:11

Man arrested after stealing car left running with toddler inside

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A man is behind bars, accused of stealing a woman's car Thursday night with her 2-year-old son inside. D'Jerry Cassamajor faces several charges, including larceny of a motor vehicle, child abuse and kidnapping. Police said Cassamajor stole the woman's Hyundai Santa Fe after she lef

WSOC-TV - 2018-01-19 11:54:21

CMPD radio traffic released in police ambush, officer-involved shooting in uptown

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department has released audio radio traffic related to a fatal officer-involved shooting that happened outside police headquarters in uptown Charlotte. The shooting happened on January 11 outside police headquarters on the 600 block of E. Trade Street. Jonathan Benne

WBTV - 2018-01-19 20:00:57

Crash shuts down multiple lanes on I-77 in south Charlotte

Multiple lanes on Interstate 77 in south Charlotte are shut down due to a wreck Friday morning. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the wreck happened on I-77 northbound at Exit 4 near Nations Ford Road. NCDOT officials say two lanes are shut down due to a wreck. The lane

WBTV - 2018-01-19 13:26:10

Traffic stop leads to drug arrests

A routine traffic stop for a burned-out headlight led to the arrest of two people on felony drug charges on Monday. Andre McDowell, 45, of Woodstone Drive in Charlotte, was charged with two felony counts of trafficking cocaine and possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver cocaine. He w

LINCOLNTIMESNEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 21:03:00

What caused two CMS buses to burst into flames? Here's what investigation found.

After weeks of investigation, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has concluded that wiring in the engine compartment probably caused two buses to catch fire while making runs this fall. The report was quietly posted this week, amid news of snow closings. "CMS and (North Carolina Department of Public Inst

CHARLOTTEOBSERVER.COM - 2018-01-19 22:39:00

CMPD search for gunman after shooting in shopping center parking lot

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Police are searching for the person who they said shot a man in southwest Charlotte Friday morning. First responders were called around 11:20 a.m. to the 9100 block of South Tryon Street, in front of the Food Lion near Interstate 485, and found the victim in the parking lot of the

WSOC-TV - 2018-01-19 17:55:31

Pedestrian struck, injured near I-85 SB

WBTV graphic A pedestrian was injured after being struck in Charlotte Friday afternoon. According to Medic, the incident happened near Interstate 85 southbound and West Sugar Creek Road. The person was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with serious injuries. There is no word on arrests, suspects or

WBTV - 2018-01-19 23:09:23

Garbage Collection is Delayed Due to the Holiday & Inclement Weather

CHARLOTTE, NC - Due to the MLK Holiday collection delay and the inclement weather, garbage and recycling collection service for this week may continue over the weekend and into next week. The City of Charlotte Solid Waste Service is asking residents for their patience and to set out garbage and recy

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-01-18 23:53:43

Police: Mother charged in 'near-fatal' infant drug exposure

LEMONT FURNACE, Pa. (AP) -- A mother has been charged following what state police say was her infant's exposure to "a near-fatal dose" of fentanyl last fall. Emergency responders were called Nov. 13 to a North Union Township home in Fayette County and found a 3-month-old girl having difficulty breat

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-19 16:44:00

Uniontown woman charged with statutory sexual assault

A Uniontown woman is behind bars after she allegedly forced a young boy to touch her inappropriately. Elizabeth Marie Childs, 33, of 317 Evans St. is charged with statutory sexual assault, corruption of minors, endangering the welfare of children, indecent assault and indecent assault of a person le


Officials: Warmer Weekend Temperatures, Rain May Cause Flooding As Ice Jams Break Up

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Flooding caused some major damage in the Pittsburgh area last weekend, and Allegheny County Emergency Services says there may be even more this weekend. The new year got off to an extremely cold start, and those freezing temperatures turned parts of the three rivers into sheets o

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 14:02:19

Uniontown PennDOT driver's license center burglarized

Buy Now State police are investigating a burglary at the Uniontown Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Driver's License Center early Thursday. No information was compromised, according to a PennDOT spokeswoman.Alyssa Choiniere | Herald-Standard State police are investigating a burglary at the

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2018-01-18 19:39:00