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Sicilian town had long, bloody past before "Godfather" fame - KOAM TV 7

(Michele Naccari/ANSA via AP). A view of the side street where the home of the Riina family is, in the Sicilian town of Corleone, southern Italy, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. Mafia boss Salvatore 'Toto' Riina died early Friday in a hospital while serving 26 ... (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, files). FILE - In

KOAMTV - 2017-11-17 20:19:00

Protesters march to US Embassy on uprising anniversary - KOAM TV 7

(AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis). University students hold a blood-stained Greek flag from the deadly 1973 student uprising, in Athens on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. Several thousand people march to the U.S. Embassy in Athens under tight police security to co... (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis). University s

KOAMTV - 2017-11-17 17:59:00

Saudi-led forces "extract" 2 French journalists from Yemen - KOAM TV 7

PARIS (AP) - France's Foreign Ministry said a Saudi-led coalition has "extracted" two French female journalists from war-torn Yemen. Ministry spokeswoman Agnes Romatet-Espagne said Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian discussed how to bring them back safely to Riyadh during his visit to Saudi Arabia

KOAMTV - 2017-11-17 18:19:00

Ex Caracas mayor flees house arrest, arrives in Colombia - KOAM TV 7

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Former Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma has escaped house arrest and fled to Colombia. That's an apparent embarrassment for security forces who had been keeping close watch over one of the nation's most prominent opposition leaders. Colombian immigration authorities say in a s

KOAMTV - 2017-11-17 18:18:00

Germany to press Kuwait after Israeli barred from flight - KOAM TV 7

BERLIN (AP) - Germany's foreign ministry says it will press Kuwait about a law that prevented its national airline from transporting an Israeli citizen on a flight originating in Frankfurt. Deputy foreign minister Michael Roth told Die Welt newspaper Friday that Germany's ambassador has been asked t

KOAMTV - 2017-11-17 17:09:00

20 injured in fire at Pennsylvania senior living community - KOAM TV 7

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) - At least 20 people were injured in a massive fire at a senior living community in Pennsylvania. The blaze was reported around 11 p.m. Thursday at Barclay Friends Senior Living Community in West Chester, about 35 miles (56 kilometers) west of Philadelphia. The fire quickly sp

KOAMTV - 2017-11-17 07:38:00

Entries sought for Christmas parade in Pittsburg

PITTSBURG, Kan. - The Pittsburg Parks and Recreation Department is seeking entries for the city's 38th annual Christmas parade planned for 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 27. The parade will take place between Second and 10th streets on Broadway in downtown Pittsburg. There is no entry fee for organizations

JOPLIN GLOBE - 2017-11-17 15:07:35

Lawyers for Meek Mill trying to get him released from prison - KOAM TV 7

(Pennsylvania Department of Corrections via AP). This November 2017 photo provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections shows rapper Meek Mill, whose real name is Robert Williams, sentenced to serve two to four years in prison for violating pr... (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). A bus with a message

KOAMTV - 2017-11-16 20:08:00

Suicide numbers on the rise, resources available

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to a study by Mental Health America, 43 million Americans, including children, have a mental health condition. Many of those lead to depression or even suicide, an unfortunately growing trend. "I know from experience that losing a loved one to suicide is the

WJHG-TV - 2017-11-17 12:40:00

Three inmates escape Wakulla County Jail

WAKULLA CO., Fla. (WCTV) - Authorities say they are searching for three inmates who escaped from the Wakulla County Jail early Friday. According to the Wakulla County Sheriff's Office, the inmates escaped around 12:09 a.m. and have not yet been found. WCSO says the investigation is in the early stag

WJHG-TV - 2017-11-17 17:19:00

Shalimar woman arrested in connection to suspicious death

OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Facebook page, a Shalimar woman at the center of a suspicious death investigation has been charged with tampering with evidence. Wednesday night around 11:30 p.m., OCSO deputies were called to the home of 65-year-old Bar

WJHG-TV - 2017-11-17 21:00:00

Man sent to hospital after motorcycle and car collide

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A crash landed a man in the hospital Thursday night after police say the motorcycle he was riding collided with a car. Panama City Police tell us the accident happened around 6:30 p.m. near the corner of Beck Avenue and U.S. 98. Police believe the car turned into t

WJHG-TV - 2017-11-17 07:04:00

Is vaping a better alternative to smoking cigarettes?

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The third Thursday in November is known as the Great American Smokeout. It's where smokers put their cigarettes down for a day. Vaping is seemingly a growing trend among people who want an alternative to cigarette smoking. "It's a combustion-free way of taking in nic

WJHG-TV - 2017-11-17 07:13:00

Suspicious death investigation in Shalimar

SHALIMAR, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Officials are investigating after a body was found at a Shalimar home early Thursday morning. According to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office, deputies were called to a home on 10th Avenue around midnight. They said a body was found inside the house, and the death i

WJHG-TV - 2017-11-16 16:34:00

Bay County Animal Control Adoptions

Will Rose from Bay County Animal Control stopped by the NewsChannel 7 studio to show us a sweet puppy in need of a new home. She was brought into the shelter as a stray and was treated for mange. For more information, watch Paris' interview.

WJHG-TV - 2017-11-17 02:28:00

Newschannel7's Riliegh McHugh honored at United States Air Force awards lunch

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Members of the 331st Recruiting Squadron of the United States Air Force gathered Thursday in Fort Walton Beach for their annual training conference. NewsChannel7's Riliegh McHugh was honored at their awards lunch with the Air Force Salute to Service plaque for h

WJHG-TV - 2017-11-17 02:27:00

Latest oil and gas updates

Beeville Publishing Co. publishes oil and gas permits and completions for the following counties on a weekly basis: Bee, Goliad, Karnes, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio. For the days ofNov. 1-7, a total of20permits were requested and/or approved and22well completions were reported for these countie


2 teens arrested in 88-year-old Bee County woman's death

Two people have been arrested in the death of an 88-year-old woman whose body was found Wednesday in her Skidmore home. Christopher Diaz, 17, and Ruben Echavarria, 18, both of Skidmore, surrendered to deputies and were arrested Wednesday, according to a post on the Bee County Sheriff's Office Facebo

CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER - 2017-11-16 20:25:22

Deputies find marijuana in stopped car

Sheriff's deputies discovered four packages of marijuana behind the back seat of a vehicle they stopped in Berclair over the weekend. Sheriff's deputies discovered four packages of marijuana behind the back seat of a vehicle they stopped in Berclair over the weekend.Contributed photo GOLIAD - Goliad

MYSOUTEX.COM - 2017-11-16 16:00:00

Fatigued driver leads to three-vehicle wreck

A fatigued driver triggered a three-vehicle wreck Wednesday morning near Goliad, but no injuries were reported. State troopers responded about 7:40 a.m. on S.H. 239, 14 miles west of Goliad, where an eastbound 1995 GMC pickup drifted off the roadway, said Sgt. Ruben San Miguel, of the Department of

VICTORIA ADVOCATE - 2017-11-16 05:36:00