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Victim ID'd in fatal Avon crash

The Plymouth County District Attorney's Office has identified the woman killed in a serious crash on Memorial Drive Thursday as 57-year-old Kathleen Pomeroy of Avon. AVON - The Plymouth County District Attorney's Office has identified the woman killed in a serious crash on Memorial Drive Thursday as

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 20:33:25

Route 24 north crash closes parts of Route 24 in Brockton, Avon

Commuters are warned to avoid the area this morning after the crash occurred near exit 19 with one of the vehicles involved landing in woods. One victim was flown to a hospital. Enterprise staff AVON - Route 24 north is now open after a serious two-car crash early Friday. Commuters are warned to av

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 10:33:57

Five things to do this week around Bridgewater and Raynham

1) Open mic, Saturday, Jan. 27, 1-3 p.m., First Parish Church, 76 Church Green, Taunton. Three featured presenters as well as a limited number of seven-minute performance slots. Register for a spot or just enjoy the work of area artists. To register for a slot call 508-822-1622 or email info@oldcolo

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 16:54:43

Avon woman killed in crash on accident-prone Brockton-Avon road

The crash occurred on North Montello Street (Route 28), a few feet from the Avon town line. The driver was fatally injured after crashing into a utility pole. BROCKTON - Sulamita Figueiredo heard a big boom outside her Brazilian restaurant Thursday morning - so big she wondered if a tractor trailer

ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-19 05:01:00

Minorities in Brockton react to city report on Lopes case

"It's another case of being told to politely take out your knife and fork and eat whatever crap is being served to you," said the leader of the Brockton Area Branch NAACP. Marc Larocque Enterprise Staff Writer @Enterprise_Marc BROCKTON - Minorities in Brockton reacted to a report released on Thursd

ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-19 17:50:17

Woman Reportedly Killed in Crash in Brockton, Massachusetts

Marc Vasconcellos/The Enterprise A woman was reportedly killed in a single-car crash Thursday morning in Brockton, Massachusetts. Police confirm they were on the scene of a crash around 9:45 a.m. near the intersection of North Main and Wilder streets. The Brockton Enterprise reports that a driver ha

NECN - 2018-01-18 18:29:04

Brockton Crash: One Dead At Avon Town Line

BROCKTON, MA - A serious car crash at the Brockton-Avon line has resulted in at least one dead, according to multiple scanner reports. The Avon Fire Department confirmed the Memorial Drive crash at about 10 a.m. Video from the scene show a vehicle that appeared to have crashed into a pole.Officials

PATCH - 2018-01-18 15:49:20

City-funded report on Brockton discrimination case finds no retaliation

A report was commissioned by the city of Brockton to look into a claim of retaliation as part of the Russell Lopes employment discrimination case. Lopes was awarded $4 million by a jury at Brockton Superior Court last year. But a new report by the Boston-based law firm Prince Lobel concludes that th

ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-18 19:08:44

Coroner says Tom Petty died of accidental overdose

LOS ANGELES, California (KETK) - A coroner with the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner has ruled that Tom Petty died of an accidental drug overdose. The singer/musician's family released a statement on Facebook saying the medical examiner's office informed them that Petty died "due to

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-01-20 00:48:44

LAPD cop gets two years in jail for assault weapons: He's also charged with 15-year-old girl cadet sex

A former Los Angeles Police Department officer charged locally with sex-related counts involving a 15-year-old girl from the department's cadet program pleaded no contest Friday to two weapons-related charges stemming from a search of his home in San Bernardino County. Robert Cain was immediately se

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-01-19 23:47:19

With 101 Fwy Already Closed Because of Montecito Mudslides, Snow Threatens to Shut Down I-5 Through Grapevine

The 101 Freeway has been closed for more than a week due to the Montecito mudslides. Crews work to clean up a closed stretch of the 101 Freeway near Santa Barbara. (Credit: KTLA) Now, California's other main north-south route is threatened by disruption due to snow. A cold wave moving into Southern

KTLA.COM - 2018-01-20 01:51:28

Women's March L.A.: Thousands expected to hit the streets

The event starts at 8:30 a.m. Saturday in Pershing Square. Attendees will begin to march at 10 a.m. to reach Grand Park and City Hall by 11 a.m., where a very long list of politicians and activists are scheduled to talk until 3 p.m. These are the streets that will be closed for the march Organizer

LA TIMES - 2018-01-20 01:24:00

Cold Storm California Brings Rain to Southern California and Snow to Local Mountains

LOS ANGELES, CA - Water-wary Southern California is going to get another big influx of rain and snow from a new storm system. Forecasters predict most of Southern California will see some showers throughout Friday and into Saturday, with a strong chance of snow in the region's mountain ranges. NBC L

ANDNOWUKNOW.COM - 2018-01-19 17:15:00

Mayhem in Palm Desert: Bomb squad, trapped employee, arrest!

A Los Angeles man who allegedly locked himself inside the backroom of a Palm Desert business with an employee in an incident that also triggered a bomb squad response after a "suspicious device" was located in the suspect's bag Friday was charged with false imprisonment. Andrew Campbell, 28, is accu

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-01-20 01:28:04

L.A. Times publisher Ross Levinsohn to take unpaid leave of absence

Los Angeles Times publisher and chief executive Ross Levinsohn was placed on an unpaid leave of absence Friday while the paper's parent company, Tronc, investigates allegations of inappropriate conduct while an executive at other companies. Times President Mickie Rosen will lead the newspaper in Lev

LA TIMES - 2018-01-19 21:40:00

Couple Seen Embracing After Montebello U-Haul Pursuit Sentenced to Prison

A man and woman who were seen embracing and kissing after a lengthy police pursuit through southeast Los Angeles earlier this month were sentenced to prison Friday, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced. The passenger kisses the driver at the end of a pursuit in Montebello on J

KTLA.COM - 2018-01-20 01:24:27

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

City of Chicago's first Culver's opening January 23 at Lake Meadows Market in Bronzeville

The first Culver's restaurant within the city limits of Chicago will open its doors on Tuesday, January 23, at 10 am., in the city's Bronzeville neighborhood, according to franchise owner Baron Waller and Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, the developer of the Lake Meadows Market retail center at 35th

CHICAGOCRUSADER.COM - 2018-01-19 16:38:50

Man Wanted For Sex Offense Arrested In Lake Co.

WARREN TOWNSHIP, IL - An Idaho man wanted for a sexual offense gave local police a different fictitious name name during a separate investigation last month in Warren Township. But when detectives with the Lake County Sheriff's Office learned his true identity, and discovered he had an active arrest

PATCH - 2018-01-19 17:57:08

Teen shooter pleads guilty to murder charge in Endia Martin killing

A teenage girl who shot 14-year-old Endia Martin to death pleaded guilty to murder charges less than a week ahead of a scheduled trial date in the 2014 shooting case. The girl, who herself was 14 at the time of the shooting, entered a plea agreement in Cook County Juvenile Court on Tuesday. She face

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-19 19:58:00