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U.S. Attorney identifies man who fired on police officers, killing deputy marshal

Investigators identified the person they say shot multiple police officers Thursday morning as a Philadelphia man who was wanted on two warrants in that city. Kevin Sturgis, 31, was killed after he opened fire on law enforcement officers, killing a U.S. deputy marshal and wounding a York City police

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-18 22:49:46

New Jersey College Student Expelled After Racist Rant

"I don't care if it's Martin Luther King Day," yelled a 19-year-old New Jersey woman into her camera phone. "I'm in the South now." Harley Barber finished the rant by repeatingly chanting a particularly harsh racial slur as another girl laughed off-screen. Barber posted the video to her fake Instagr

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2018-01-18 22:47:21

Man Shot Dead In North Philadelphia Market Wednesday: Police

PHILADELPHIA - A Lancaster man is dead after a Wednesday night shooting in a North Philadelphia mini market, according to Philadelphia Police. Police said the shooting occurred at about 7:05 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17 in a market on the 3300 block of North 6th Street. When officers showed up to the sce

PATCH - 2018-01-18 14:31:24

Woman Dies After Man Slit Her Throat Following Dispute, Police Say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Police say a 26-year-old woman is dead after a 28-year-old man slit her throat following a dispute inside a home in the Oxford Circle section of Philadelphia on Thursday afternoon. Officers responded to the incident around 1:10 p.m. in the 5900 block of Belden Street. According

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 16:08:12

'The Nation Lost a Hero': Officials ID Shooter Who Killed US Marshal, Shot Two Officers in Harrisburg

Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher Hill killed, 2 police officers wounded serving warrant in Pennsylvania's capital city. Shooter dies in gunfight. A U.S. Marshal was killed on Thursday while serving an arrest warrant in Harrisburg. One other officer was hospitalized in the incident, but is expected to

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2018-01-18 13:19:18

Witness: Man raised his hands and was shot five times

WILLIAMSPORT -- No words were exchanged before a Philadelphia man whose hands were raised was shot five times at close range and left dying along a road near Williamsport last November. That was the testimony Thursday of Joshua Aquille Cooley who said he witnessed Zachary James Williams, 22, of Will

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-18 20:16:44

Inmate's appeal overturns life sentence

Subscribed, but don't have a login? TRENTON - A former Beverly man, representing himself before an appeals court, has won a ruling that overturns his life sentence. Forrest M. Baker Sr., who would not have been eligible for parole until August 2043, argued successfully that he was sentenced improper

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-18 22:56:18

These car thieves are preying on a small South Jersey town

A trio of car thieves is preying on a small South Jersey town of 6,000, with more than a dozen idling vehicles plucked from driveways or forcibly taken from residents at gun point in the past two months. Paulsboro Police Chief Vernon Marino said four of the thefts involved weapons and three were car

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 21:55:40

Documents: Asbury man participated in 'extrajudicial killings' during Balkan conflict

ASBURY, Iowa - Federal authorities seek to revoke the citizenship of a Bosnian native living in Asbury who is accused of concealing his participation in paramilitary activities and three "extrajudicial killings" during the Balkan conflict of the 1990s. Eso Razic, 51, is a native of the former Yugosl

TELEGRAPHHERALD.COM - 2018-01-18 20:42:00

Dubuque PD asking for help identifying Walmart thief

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- The Dubuque Police Department is asking for help identifying a person who allegedly stole electronics at Walmart on Dodge Street. The theft happened on January 8 and the electronics were valued at about $119. The subject has been described as a white man with dark hair

KWQC - 2018-01-18 22:08:00

Family dog dies in Dubuque County house fire

DUBUQUE COUNTY, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- A Dubuque County house sustained about $200,000 damage in a fire Wednesday night. According to a news release, about 4:20 p.m. fire departments from Sherrill, Holy Cross, North Buena Vista, and Farley responded to the fire at 20490 Ridge Road, about 1 mile west of

KCRG.COM - 2018-01-18 06:04:00

To residents of tiny Dubuque County community, loss of sole gas station a call to action

WORTHINGTON, Iowa -- The loss of a tiny Dubuque County town's lone gas station has residents scrambling in search of a replacement. On Jan. 12, the Phillips 66 station in Worthington closed to the baffled surprise of residents. The reason for the closure remains a mystery, according to Mayor Bill B

TELEGRAPHHERALD.COM - 2018-01-17 22:15:00

During testimony, Dubuque man tells jury he didn't stab his girlfriend

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Fontae Buelow took the stand on Thursday, January 18 to tell jurors what he says happened the early morning of March 31, 2017. Buelow, who is charged with first degree murder and possession of cocaine, says he did not stab his girlfriend Samantha Link, and that he did not

KCRG.COM - 2018-01-18 23:47:09

Dubuque men sentenced for robbing Maquoketa bank

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- A federal judge has sentenced two Dubuque men to prison for a March 2017 robbery of Fidelity Bank and Trust in Maquoketa. The judge sentenced 41-year-old Dante Rhodes to 9 years in prison after he pleaded guilty in August 2017 to bank robbery. He admitted to handing a not

KCRG.COM - 2018-01-19 00:27:00

Man who aided Maquoketa bank robber gets more than 20 years for drug, robbery charges

An alleged heroin dealer who helped carry out an armed robbery at a Maquoketa, Iowa, bank has been sentenced to serve more than two decades in federal prison. Gregory D. Stapleton, 31, of Dubuque, was sentenced this week in U.S. District Court to 24 years for distribution of heroin, furanyl fentany

TELEGRAPHHERALD.COM - 2018-01-18 19:57:00

Crews battle house fire between Farley, Epworth

EPWORTH, Iowa -- Crews from multiple fire departments are battling a blaze at a home outside Epworth. Firefighters were dispatched to 23869 Old Highway Road west of Epworth at about 1:50 p.m. today. Emergency operations scanner traffic indicated that the fire reportedly started in the area of a cou

TELEGRAPHHERALD.COM - 2018-01-18 21:16:00

Emotions run high as Syracuse man sentenced for 2016 murder on city's South Side

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Emotions ran high in the courtroom this morning as a self-admitted gang member was sentenced to 47 years to life in prison for a 2016 drive-by shooting in the city of Syracuse. A jury found Laquan Kitchen, 24, guilty in October for the death of Jamar Bachus and the shooting of anot

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 16:48:08

Dad of boy who shot brother now faces homicide, but that's not the worst of it

Syracuse, NY -- A Syracuse father whose young son shot and killed another son was indicted on a low-level homicide charge days before Christmas, but that's not the worst trouble he's facing. Jermaine Moore, 44, is accused of leaving an illegal handgun -- stolen by someone in 2016 from a now-fired Sy

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 16:31:46

Students return to Roxboro Road Middle School after gas smell investigation

MATTYDALE, N.Y. -- Students have returned to Roxboro Road Middle School after firefighters investigated the smell of fumes inside the school. A gas odor was reported inside the Mattydale school at 12:03 p.m. Thursday. Students were evacuated while the Mattydale Fire Department searched for the sourc

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 19:02:35

State suspends Syracuse bar's license after 7 stabbed in fight on New Year's Day

ALBANY -- The New York State Liquor Authority suspended the license for Cougars on Butternut after seven people were stabbed during a fight at the bar in the early morning hours on New Year's Day. The suspension was ordered by Chairman Vincent Bradley today and effective immediately, no alcohol may

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 20:55:18