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Firefighter lowered into 40-foot sinkhole for Thanksgiving dog rescue

Just hours before the annual Thanksgiving airing of the National Dog Show, a Rockcastle County hunting dog was given a second chance by a group of firefighters. The dog was out with its owner at about 7:45 a.m. Thursday when it fell in a 40-foot sinkhole, Brodhead firefighter Addison Atkin said. Ei

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-11-24 21:22:00

College Football Picks: Week 13

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Good morning, college football fans. Week 13 is upon us. Let's get right to the picks: Kent Taylor, Sports DirectorWestern Kentucky at Florida International Ohio State at Michigan Indiana at PurdueLouisville at Kentucky Florida State at Florida Alabama at Auburn Notre Dame at

WAVE 3 - 2017-11-23 17:32:36

Where can you cut your own Christmas tree? Check this list first

It takes seven to eight years for an evergreen to grow from a sapling to a full-size Christmas tree. But Dale Barker, who looks after 10 acres of Douglas and Canaan firs, white pine and Norway spruce on the Fayette County farm where his mother's family has lived for 80 years, is a patient man. "It's


NTSB releases preliminary report on fatal Barren County plane crash

The 1965 Piper PA-32 that crashed Nov. 12 in Barren County, killing all four occupants, descended from about 7,000 feet to 2,800 feet in 30 seconds before losing radar contact in the area of the crash site. A National Transportation Safety Board preliminary accident report released Wednesday showed

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 23:15:00

Man charged with murder in 2-year-old's death

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man has been charged with murder in the death of a 2-year-old girl. The mother's boyfriend, Erin Smith-Spencer, 21, was taken into custody after Ilena Harris was found unresponsive at a home in the 3200 block of Springfield Drive on Nov. 22, according to Louisville Metro po

WAVE 3 - 2017-11-24 19:14:03

Three female inmates caught shortly after escape

Three female inmates from the Casey County Detention Center didn't get far after an escape Nov. 18. According to Casey County Jailer Tommy Miller, at around 8 p.m. that night, the three decided to run out of unlocked doors in the detention center. He said it was a spur of the moment decision and th


Fuel leak closes Ky. 80

A fuel leak shut down part of West Ky. 80 in Nancy on Tuesday evening, diverting traffic and forcing a major cleanup operation with several agencies involved. No injuries were reported in the incident. Special Response Team (SRT) Chief Doug Baker said it took the coordinated effort of local and stat

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2017-11-23 12:45:00

Spending the holidays on campus

For many local college students, the holidays are a time to head home to reconnect with family and friends, eat a homecooked meal, and sleep in their own beds again. But for international students, this time of year can be isolating and often lonely, facing a near-empty campus in an unfamiliar count

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-11-24 04:04:00

Renovations coming to Bronx veterans memorial

A memorial that honors veterans from the Bronx will be receiving a total renovation. The Van Nest Memorial honors those in the community who fought in WWI, WWII, the Korean War and the Vietnam war. Resident Bernadette Ferrara says that for years the memorial has been overlooked and that it is the on

NEWS 12 - 2017-11-25 01:48:00

Pressure cooker explodes in Bronx home, woman rushed to the hospital with burns

FOXHURST, the Bronx - A 30-year-old woman was rushed to the hospital after a pressure cooker exploded inside her Foxhurst home on Thanksgiving, officials said. The woman suffered a burn to the chest from the Kelly Street explosion and was rushed to Lincoln Hospital in serious but stable condition, F

PIX11.COM - 2017-11-23 23:08:19

Female ex-guard who allegedly had sex with minor in Bronx detention center says assault claims are 'false'

An ex-correction officer at a Bronx juvenile detention center who's accused of having sex with a 15-year-old inmate has turned the tables - saying her accuser's claims are "false" and demanding he cough up cash, court papers reveal. Natalie Medford, 46, was accused in a lawsuit of telling a former

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 20:44:07

Cops: Bronx man driving stolen van in Putnam

A Bronx man, who was wanted by the NYPD, is accused of driving a van in Putnam that was reported stolen in another state. Earl Allen, 26, was stopped by New York State Police on Interstate 84 in Southeast for vehicle and traffic violations just before 1 a.m. on Wednesday. The investigation during

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-23 21:26:03

Attacker bites woman’s lip when she wakes up underneath him after being knocked out in Bronx park 

A vicious assailant knocked a woman out in a Bronx park then punched her in the face and bit her lip when she awoke and fought off the man lying on top of her, police said Thursday. The 26-year-old victim was walking into Concrete Plant Park off Bruckner Blvd. in Foxhurst when the stranger clobber

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 13:46:35

Man sought in violent sexual assault in the Bronx

CONCRETE PLANT PARK, the Bronx - Police are asking for help in identifying a man they say sexually assaulted a woman in the Bronx. The incident occurred on Nov. 9 around 9:10 p.m. when a 26-year-old woman was walking on Bruckner Boulevard, entering Concrete Plant Park when she lost consciousness aft

PIX11.COM - 2017-11-23 15:47:13

Police hunt for suspect in violent sexual assault in the Bronx

Police are hunting for a suspect in a violent sexual assault in the Bronx. A 26-year-old woman said she was walking into Concrete Plant Park in Foxhurst Nov. 9 when the man ambushed her, hitting her in the head and knocking her out. When she woke up, police say the man was laying on top of her, and

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-23 15:21:49

At the Bronx Zoo, animals will amaze you and your family

One of my most favorite places to visit is the Bronx Zoo. There are indoor and outdoor exhibits, and just wonderful animals to see. One reason to visit the Bronx Zoo is that it has some very cool exhibits. Some of the exhibits are big and some small, but you will like them all. The staff members ar


Past grand marshals of the City of Lights Parade

Lowell Spinners owner Dave Heller follows in the long tradition of grand marshals at the City of Lights parade. 2016: Deb Belanger, Greater Merrimack Valley Convention and Visitor Bureaus 2015: Mill City Grows 2014: CMAA and the Cambodian Community of Lowell 2013: Merrimack Valley-area survivors

LOWELL SUN - 2017-11-23 11:35:35

Ring in the holidays with the Santa parade

ANDOVER - One of their own gets the top honor at Sunday's annual Santa Parade, hosted by the Andover firefighters. Lifelong resident and recently retired Deputy Fire Chief Kevin Connors is the grand marshal of the 2017 Santa Parade. "I'm honored about this as I know how much the parade means to the

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 22:59:05

Charles H. Alward Post 133 participates in Veterans Day activities

WAYLAND - The Charles H. Alward Post 133, of American Legion, was involved in several activities on and before Veterans Day. On Nov. 3, members of the post joined members of the Wayland police and fire departments and emergency medical technicians in a salute to veterans and first responders at hal

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-24 17:06:09

Terrorism hysteria often hollow panic

Police officers and members of the public walk near the entrance of Oxford Circus subway station in the west of London after it was reopened Friday Nov. 24, 2017. British police flooded London's busy Oxford Circus area Friday after receiving multiple reports of "shots fired." They have not located a

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-11-25 05:08:18