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Police investigate armed robbery at Springfield convenience store

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield police are looking for a man who robbed a Springfield gas station. It happened just after 7 p.m. at the Rapid Roberts at Campbell and Walnut Lawn, near the Walmart. Police say the man entered the gas station and stole an undisclosed item. When the cashier confronted t

KYTV - 2017-11-19 05:15:00

Mel Tillis, Country Music Legend, Dies at 85

OCALA, Fla. - Country music legend Mel Tillis died early Sunday morning in Ocala, Florida, Absolute Publicity said in a news release. Tillis was 85. "Tillis battled intestinal issues since early 2016 and never fully recovered," the public relations firm said. "The suspected cause of death is respira

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-11-19 17:17:05

Technology Helps Missouri Farmers Keep Track of Their Herd

For decades one thing's remained the same. "Through my grandpa and great grandpa. You always care for the cows," Heins said. "That's the name of the game. It still is today." But much has changed on the family farm, particularly in the technology Heins uses. "When I first got out of college I didn't

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-11-20 00:12:46

MDC Announces New Rules For Duck Hunters At Fellows Lake

Courtesy of the Springfield News-Leader SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (News-Leader) -- Just five miles north of Springfield, 820-acre Fellows Lake is a popular spot for duck hunting when fall weather turns cool. The Missouri Department of Conservation has made several changes in duck-hunting procedures and seaso

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-11-19 20:40:33

Kitten Yoga Class Held in Wisconsin

OSHKOSH, Wisc. - We are used to seeing a lot of down dogs in yoga but today there are a few more cats! "Cats are my favorite. I mean, it was a no-brainer. Once I heard that they were going to do this, I'm like, 'I am signing up immediately,'" Kayla Jenkins says That's why the first ever "kitten yoga

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-11-19 15:21:56

Lego League Comes to Nixa

NIXA, Mo. - If school is considered a building block of life, Nixa Junior High has taken it to the next level. It hosted its First Lego League on Saturday. This is the largest robotics and research competition in the world. It introduces grades fourth through eighth to the world of science and tec

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-11-19 13:51:07

Springfield Firefighter Hit by Vehicle

Courtesy of Pixabay, MGN Online SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A Springfield firefighter was struck by a vehicle Saturday morning, according to the Springfield Police Department. Sgt. Jason Bisby said the firefighter was working another accident near James River Freeway and South Campbell Avenue around 9 a.m.

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2017-11-18 22:05:00

Firefighters investigate fire inside French's plant in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Firefighters are investigating a fire inside the French's plant in east Springfield. It happened Saturday evening. The plant evacuated several workers. Investigators say a dryer caught fire. That filled the facility with smoke. Firefighters say nobody was hurt.

KYTV - 2017-11-19 05:12:00

East Orange Man Found Dead After Shooting in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - An East Orange man died Friday night after a shooting in New Brunswick, authorities announced November 18. Tawan J. Moses, age 25 of East Orange, was found dead by authorities at 8:30 p.m. on Throop Avenue near Fester Park according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey.

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-11-19 01:26:00

Man dies 2 weeks after being stabbed; charges upgraded to murder

A man who was stabbed in the face and chest last month has died and his accused attacker is now facing murder charges, authorities said. Carl Salisbury was taken to RWJBarnabas Health's Jersey City Medical Center in critical condition with stab wounds to his back, chest and face on Oct. 20. Lateefah

NJ.COM - 2017-11-18 13:00:21

38-year-old man killed in Paterson car crash

A 38-year old man was killed after his car struck a guardrail Saturday morning in Paterson, the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office said. Rontay Price, of Paterson, was identified as the driver of a vehicle that struck a guardrail near the intersection of Broadway and Route 20, Passaic County Chief A

NJ.COM - 2017-11-19 15:20:08

Write-in candidates win seats on school boards across New Jersey

Janice Worner, who won a seat on the Dumont School Board of Education as a write in candidate, answers some questions. This is for a story about the rising number of school board races that lack candidates. Mitsu Yasukawa/Northjersey.com Across New Jersey, voters went to the polls on Nov. 7 to find

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-19 11:17:05

Earle Hyman, Russell Huxtable on ‘Cosby Show,’ dead at 91

Earle Hyman, best known as Russell Huxtable on "The Cosby Show," died Friday. He was 91. Hyman died at the Lillian Booth Actors Home in Englewood, N.J., according to the Hollywood Reporter. In memoriam: Remembering the famous figures we lost in 2017 The longtime actor played Cliff Huxtable's (B

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-19 21:14:24

High winds down power lines, cause accident in North Jersey

TEANECK - A driver had to be removed from a vehicle Sunday afternoon, after high winds caused a tree and power lines to fall onto the car, police said. Police confirmed the unidentified driver was trapped in a car at the intersection of Teaneck Road and Voorhees Street. The driver was extricated and

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-19 21:03:27

Man rushed to hospital after massive tree lands on truck in New Jersey

The wind proved powerful and frightening in New Jersey on Sunday. A man was rushed to the hospital after a huge tree landed on top of a pickup truck on Voorhees St. in Teaneck. Firefighters responded to flames triggered by the downed wires. The tree fell around 1:30 Sunday afternoon. Workers are now

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-19 21:51:28

Bomb scares on the rise in New Jersey's schools

The phone call came in on a Monday morning from a man who identified himself as Mohammed. His message was chilling: Four bombs had been planted around Tenafly High School. Tenafly Schools Superintendent Geoffrey Gordon sprang into action. "The secretary who answered the phone engaged the caller an

DAILY RECORD - 2017-11-19 10:58:01

Pinehurst Steam Plant's Conversion to Brew Pub Begins Soon

Pinehurst Resort is close to clearing all of the regulatory hurdles to begin work on a major renovation to covert the old steam plant into a pub and microbrewery. The village of Pinehurst is expected to issue the building permit early next week once everyone signs off on approval of the site plan, a


Highway Patrol Investigating Single-Car Wreck Near Vass

The state Highway Patrol is investigating a wreck that occurred Saturday on N.C. 690 near Vass. No injuries were reported in connection with the single-vehicle accident, which occurred shortly before 8 p.m. The driver of the badly damaged car reportedly fled the scene before investigators arrived, a

PILOT.COM - 2017-11-19 05:28:00

Business Buzz: Tuttle, custom baker of 'Cake Wars' fame, expands her reach

Tammy Tuttle, the incredible creator of elaborate custom cakes, may have left the Cape Fear region with her husband's military move. But she's still helping bakers here and, really, around the world. All they have to do is find her online, or in publications. And she is in many places. Tuttle, to jo

FAYETTEVILLE OBSERVER - 2017-11-19 07:01:00

Good Books for Bad Weather

Call it a cliche or a chestnut, but now is the time to "snuggle up with a good book." Thanksgiving is almost here, frosty mornings are the norm, and the afternoon sun leaves too soon. Here is a collection from my shelves. Some have been read many times; others are remains from visiting golfer friend

PILOT.COM - 2017-11-18 20:16:00