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Body found after Kansas City firefighters put out fire at Holiday Apartments

Updated: 12:03 PM CST Jan 20, 2018 A body was found early Saturday after Kansas City firefighters were called to put out a fire at the Holiday Apartments. Fire crews were called just after 5 a.m. to the 100 block of Northwest Harlem Road. That is just east of the Wheeler Downtown Airport. Police s

KMBC.COM - 2018-01-20 18:03:00

One dead after officer-involved shooting in Overland Park

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- One person is dead after an officer-involved shooting Saturday night. According to police, officers were called to an area near W. 149th Terrace and England St. for a person in danger of harming themselves. Little information is available at this time, but officials at the s

KSHB.COM - 2018-01-21 02:47:46

KC police make arrest in double shooting that killed woman

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Kansas City police have made an arrest in a double shooting that left a 46-year-old woman dead and her boyfriend critically injured. The Kansas City Star reports that the body of Rhonda Evans was found in a north Kansas City home by police investigating a report of a shooting

SEATTLE TIMES - 2018-01-20 18:39:09

Woman killed; child, man injured in collision with train

Authorities said a woman died and her 6-year-old daughter and boyfriend were injured when their pickup truck collided with a train in a rural area east of Kansas City. Jennifer Norris, 41, died Friday night when the truck she was driving was hit by an Amtrak train at a crossing in the unincorporated

KMBC.COM - 2018-01-20 22:33:00

Kansas City man convicted for killing the man who was dating his ex-girlfriend

A 22-year-old man has been convicted of first-degree murder by a Jackson County jury in the shooting death of another man who was dating his former girlfriend. A Jackson County jury found Dairian E. Stanley guilty of first-degree murder for killing Torrence Evans on Sept. 25, 2016, in the 5600 block

KMBC.COM - 2018-01-19 22:04:00

KC brothers charged in killing of man found dumped in park

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Two Kansas City brothers have been charged with killing a man and then dumping his body near a park. Prosecutors announced Thursday that 25 -year-old Antonio Love and 26-year-old Miguel Love are charged with first-degree murder and other charges in the death of Michael Anthony Hig

TOPEKA CAPITAL-JOURNAL - 2018-01-20 00:25:52

Independence man charged with killing 46-year-old woman, injuring man in Northland

Kansas City police have identified a 46-year-old woman who was found dead Wednesday night in the Northland, and one person has been charged with murder following her death. The victim, Rhonda C. Evans, was pronounced dead at the scene after police officers arrived in the 3900 block of North Kensingt

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-01-20 00:57:00

KC man convicted in 2016 fatal shooting at convenience store - KCTV5

On Friday, a Jackson County jury convicted Terrance Blanks of murder in the fatal shooting that happened in 2016 at a convenience store. Blanks, 31, was convicted of second-degree murder and armed criminal action. The jury recommended a sentence of 20 years for the murder conviction and 10 years for

KCTV 5 - 2018-01-20 19:35:00

Woman, 72, put in headlock, punched and robbed in Queens: police

OZONE PARK, Queens - A man is being sought for putting a 72-year-old woman in a headlock, punching her in the face and robbing her of a Medicare benefits card, police said Friday. A man sought by police in the assault and robbery of a woman in Queens on Jan. 11, 2017, is seen in surveillance footage

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-19 12:13:30

A forgotten name for a Ridgewood community: Our Neighborhood, The Way it Was

Ask someone about the location of St. James Park and the answer could be somewhere in the Bronx or in London, England. But we wonder how many of our readers are aware that the name once referred to a section of Ridgewood. Today, much of what once was known as St. James Park is commonly referred to a

QNS.COM - 2018-01-20 20:00:23

Police investigate death of Queens man

QUEENS VILLAGE, Queens - Police are investigating the death of a Queens man after he was found lying on the ground earlier this month. On Jan. 3, police found 68-year-old Dhanraj Mangra unconscious and unresponsive in the vicinity of Jamaica Avenue and 207 Street around 8:37 p.m. He was taken to the

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-19 12:44:01

Ozone Park Man Sentenced Up To Eight Years For Sex Crimes

An Ozone Park man was sentenced to four to eight years in prison after he pleaded guilty to numerous sex crimes committed against a minor in November 2016. Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said that 54-year-old Robert Pou, of 101st Avenue, was sentenced on Thursday. According to reports, the i

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2018-01-19 18:35:37

Mercedes-Benz found half-submerged in Queens creek

A Mercedes-Benz was discovered partially submerged on Jan. 19, 2017. A Mercedes-Benz was found submerged in a Queens creek early Friday. Cops found the unoccupied black Mercedes, with an air freshener still hanging from the review mirror, near where Maspeth Ave. ends at Maspeth Creek near the Kosc

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 15:37:45

Video shows bandit patting down Briarwood bodega employee, then helping himself to store's cash

Police released on Wednesday night vivid footage of a crook robbing a Briarwood bodega earlier this week. At 4 p.m. on Jan. 14, an unknown man entered a store located at 97-01 Sutphin Blvd. Once inside, the man approached the 62-year-old employee and demanded cash. The video shows the bandit searchi


Burglar who tried to escape from Rikers is busted for breaking into Queens homes

A blockhead burglar with a failed jailbreak on his resume has admitted to breaking into Queens homes. Naquan Hill pleaded guilty Wednesday to burglarizing two homes in 2016. Hill, 25, wasn't slick with his sticky fingers - authorities found his DNA at five burglaries and traced some of the stolen


Man sought in theft of package from Westbury porch, cops say

Nassau County police released this photo of a man wanted in the September 2017 theft of a package from a porch on May Avenue in Westbury. Photo Credit: NCPD Nassau County police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who stole a package from the front porch of a house in Westbury on

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-19 14:11:45

Gainesville woman accused of trafficking teenage girl

A Gainesville woman is accused of human trafficking in a case involving a 16- or 17-year-old girl. Authorities believe Laronda Jamese Moore, 38, recruited, harbored and transported a teenage girl "for the purposes of sexual servitude," Hall County Sheriff's Office Lt. Scott Ware wrote in a news rel

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-19 23:17:00

Georgia Tech students turn Barbie Jeep into extreme speed machine

ATHENS, Ga. - What happens when you combine a Power Wheels pink Barbie Jeep, a six-horsepower engine, and two imaginative Georgia Tech students? One tiny, yet powerful, speed machine. Georgia Tech Dustin Sloan and Trenton Charlson have taken the toy every 90s kid wanted and amped it up with an engin

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-20 18:53:00

Georgia man, 80, killed in house fire deemed accidental

JEFFERSON, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say a fire that claimed the life of an 80-year-old Georgia man was accidental. The Athens Banner-Herald quotes Office of Insurance and Safety Commissioner Jay Florence as saying Wednesday's house fire in which Leroy Johnson died was caused by the improper use of smo

WRCBTV.COM - 2018-01-19 18:12:00

PHOTOS: Women's March Anniversary

Ella Cook holds a protest sign and her mother's hand at the anniversary Women's March in downtown Athens, Georgia, on Saturday, January 20, 2018. (Photo/Kayla Renie, kayla.renie96@gmail.com) Protestors gather around the Athena statue for the Women's March Protest in Athens, Georgia on January 20, 20

RED AND BLACK - 2018-01-20 23:08:00