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Woman accused of stealing $600K from a family member

MILTON, N.Y. (NEWS10) - New York State Police arrested a woman on grand larceny charges. Dena Holmes, 52, is accused of stealing nearly $600,000 from a family member between 2013 and 2016. She was charged with second-degree grand larceny and third-degree criminal tax fraud, both felonies. Holmes was

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-20 20:52:39

Protestors stand in support of Gloversville mayoral candidate who lost following counting error

GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The saga continues in Gloversville after a heated race for mayor. Just when we thought the race was over, on Monday, the Fulton County Board of Elections said that some votes were reported incorrectly, and as a result, the wrong candidate was declared victorious. Two we

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-21 20:28:22

New fentanyl public awareness campaign launched in NY

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A new campaign has been launched to combat the fentanyl crisis impacting many communities across New York. The campaign consists of ads and information cards warning New Yorkers about the dangers of fentanyl, safety tips on prevention, and offers guidance on how to safely res

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-21 19:22:53

Rep. Faso speaks out on GOP tax reform

WASHINGTON (NEWS10) - Although the tax reform bill passed the House last week, out of the nine New York Republican Representatives, five voted against the bill, including Representative John Faso. "There is a lot in here that is good, and there is some pieces I don't like," Congressman John Faso (R-

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-21 21:38:04

Reminding riders to register snowmobiles for winter season

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Snowmobilers are reminded to register their snowmobile. Snowmobile registration must be renewed each year. Renewal can be done on the DMV's website, by mail or in person. Last year, more than 100,000 vehicles were registered statewide. Members of a New York State Snowmobile A

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-22 02:29:35

In erotic 'Call Me By Your Name,' sunshine and summer love

NEW YORK (AP) - A year after "Moonlight" stormed awards season and went on to win best picture at the Academy Awards, another tender coming-of-age tale about a gay young man is poised to be a major Oscar contender. "Call Me By Your Name," starring Armie Hammer and newcomer Timothee Chalamet, has ast

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-21 22:58:23

Justice pulls out of death penalty case after radio remarks

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Louisiana Supreme Court justice disqualified himself Tuesday from a death row inmate's appeal after a talk radio interview in which he cited the man's case in expressing support for capital punishment. Justice Scott Crichton didn't specify a reason for his recusal from Davi

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-21 22:38:31

3-year-old with cystic fibrosis going to Florida theme parks

RENSSELAER, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A 3-year-old from Rensselaer found out she is going on the vacation of a lifetime with her family. Drea Harmon was diagnosed when she was only 2-weeks-old and will visit all of the theme parks in Orlando, Florida. The trip is courtesy of Baking 4 Memories, a non-profit or

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-11-21 19:46:36

Champaign man gets 4 years for weed-deal robbery, having stolen guns

URBANA - A Champaign man who pleaded guilty to ripping off a couple in a drug deal and having stolen guns has been sentenced to four years in prison. Chace Hammond, 19, whose last known address was in the 1600 block of West Bradley Avenue, pleaded guilty Monday before Judge Heidi Ladd to aggravated

NEWS-GAZETTE - 2017-11-21 04:42:00

Six people dead after house fire

DIXON - Six people were found dead in a house early Tuesday in rural Northern Illinois. According to a press release from the Ogle County Sheriff's Office, crews were called just after midnight to a home outside Dixon. Firefighters found a fully-engulfed residential structure fire. All six occupants

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-21 15:30:29

Champaign Central Student to Lead Band in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

CHAMPAIGN, ILL - A senior at Champaign Central High School will be helping lead the band in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City on Thursday. Enddy Almonord has been a drum major in the Central band for four years. Recently, she was chosen out of more than 800 students to travel to N

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-21 23:17:25

17th Annual Parade of Lights

Champaign, IL - The Champaign Center Partnership is pleased to present the 17th Annual Parade of Lights on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 6pm. Thousands of residents and visitors start the holiday season each year by attending this festive event in the heart of Downtown Champaign! Join us for throwb

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-21 23:19:15

Kid to Know cheering in holiday parade

MATTOON, Ill. (WCIA) -- This Kid to Know really has something to cheer about. Ella Bahney has taken her talent on the road to Philadelphia. The 6th grader is one of three students from Mattoon Middle School chosen to perform in Philadelphia's Thanksgiving Day Parade. She's the only one going. It's a

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-21 20:43:34

Grand jury considers Scott's alleged misconduct

MACON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) -- For the first time, a grand jury investigating the state's attorney met in court. Jay Scott is under fire for alleged misconduct in the workplace. He's accused of using city time for re-election and for sending pornographic images to female colleagues. Independent specia

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-21 22:27:56

People catch free dinner at turkey drop

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) -- Dozens of people lined up in their cars for a chance to win a free turkey right before the holiday. Neuhoff Media Station and Hy-Vee teamed up to hand out as many turkeys as they could in ten minutes, 45-seconds. They did three turkey drops, starting at 10:45 am. More tha

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-21 20:44:52

Annual event raises big bucks for non-profit

CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, Ill. (WCIA) -- The Festival of Trees was a big win for one area non-profit. The Junior League of Champaign-Urbana held its 22nd annual event over the weekend. It raised $16,000 for the Crisis Nursery. More than 90-items, including trees and wreaths were on display for a bidding auc

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2017-11-21 20:21:54

Butler Twp. police track down suspect after he escapes from custody

Channel 11 was the only news team with Butler Township police Tuesday as they nabbed their man still wearing the handcuffs he was arrested in. When police placed David Bemben in custody at his apartment for minor violations, he fled into a wooded area where they searched for him for hours. Emergency

WPXI - 2017-11-21 20:51:14

Emergency crews respond to crash in Butler County

State police in Butler confirmed emergency crews are on the scene of an accident along Route 422 eastbound at the exit ramp to Mitchell Hill Road. The exit has been closed and detours have been posted, according to authorities. There is currently no word on injuries or the number of cars involved.

WPXI

Contractor accused of scamming thousands of customers turns himself in

Police say the attorney of the suspect in a recent fraud cause learned his client was wanted from a news story aired by Channel 11 last night. That attorney made immediate plans to turn his client in. Channel 11 was the only one there as Noah Proud turned himself in on theft charges. Target 11 inves

WPXI - 2017-11-22 01:24:19

Meth lab hearings delayed after suspect becomes ill

Several hearings into an alleged methamphetamine lab in Butler were postponed Monday after one of the defendants suffered an apparent seizure in court. A Butler Ambulance Service crew was called to the office of District Judge William Fullerton about 1:15 p.m. when Jonah Post, 34, of Waterford, Eri

BUTLER EAGLE - 2017-11-21 08:00:00