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FBI agent, police officer involved in man's fatal shooting

YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) - An FBI agent and a police officer have been involved in the fatal shooting of a man in New York. The FBI says the man was shot Friday while the FBI agent and the police officer were "conducting law enforcement activity" in Yonkers, just north of New York City. The FBI says the m

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-12-16 00:05:02

4 Men Killed in Separate Shootings Overnight: NYPD

Four men were killed in separate shootings overnight in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan, police said Saturday. Shortly after midnight, police responded to a report of an assault at 109th Street in the Upper West Side and found a 48-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds to his torso. He was prono

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-12-16 13:04:16

Man rapes 14-year-old he met on Snapchat; additional victims sough: Nassau County police

NASSAU COUNTY - A man is under arrest after raping a 14-year-old he met on the social media site Snapchat, and investigators are now looking for more potential victims, police said Friday. Javier Morales was arrested on Dec. 13, 2017, for allegedly raping a teen he met on Snapchat. (Nassau County Po

PIX11.COM - 2017-12-15 16:26:57

Man shot multiple times by Bergen, Lexington avenues in Jersey City: police radio

A 28-year-old man was shot in the torso yesterday morning in Jersey City and police are searching for the person who pulled the trigger, authorities said. The man, who was shot in the area of Bergen and Lexington avenues at about 10:10 a.m., was taken to RWJ Barnabas Health's Jersey City Medical Ce

NJ.COM - 2017-12-16 08:00:00

Benefits Of Buying From Local Farmers

For centuries people have planted crops to feed their hungry families and nearby villages, but with the convenient advent of the mainstream supermarket came a shift in how most people get their food. Still, local farmers who believe in their craft have held on to their livelihood and continue to fee

NEWTOWN BEE - 2017-12-16 08:00:44

NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray Hosts Annual Children's Holiday Celebration

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Gracie Mansion felt more like Santa's workshop for hundreds of families Saturday afternoon. First Lady Chirlane McCray hosted the annual children's holiday celebration. As WCSB 880's Ethan Harp reported, it was a shining success for kids like 7-year-old Naomi from the Bronx.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-12-16 21:13:30

Widow devastated after husband shot dead outside his Upper West Side lounge

Damian Ramirez, 48, co-owner of Manhattan Brew and Vine, was fatally shot outside his nightspot on W. 109th St. and Columbus Ave. on Dec. 16, 2017.(Vic Nicastro/for New York Daily News) In a matter of minutes, Myriam Ramirez went from loving wife to grieving widow. Her husband, Damian Ramirez, was

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-12-17 00:53:17

Friends of beloved Queens father fatally shot in parked SUV seek answers

A doting Queens dad was executed inside his parked Mercedes-Benz SUV after two gunmen walked casually toward the car and opened fire early Saturday, cops said. Mohale Ralekhetho, known around his Queens Village neighborhood as C.K., took a bullet in the neck as he sat behind the wheel on 207th St.

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-12-17 01:53:44

Alcohol, speed likely involved in crash that killed woman, Fort Wayne Police say

At 3:26 a.m., officers responded to an injury accident at the intersection of South Clinton and East Pontiac streets, according to spokesman Chris Felton. Officers found the woman pinned underneath her SUV, and she was pronounced dead on the scene by paramedics. A man was also there. He suffered ver

NEWS-SENTINEL - 2017-12-16 08:00:00

Fort Wayne man sentenced in federal child sex trafficking conviction

Patrick Davis. FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - A Fort Wayne man charged in May 2016 with rape and human trafficking, as well as other felonies, after his victim reportedly told police he tried to lure her into online prostitution, has been sentenced in federal court. Patrick J. Davis, 29, was sentenced

WISH-TV - 2017-12-15 21:44:54

FWPD: One dead in crash

Fort Wayne Police and Fire Department respond to a two-vehicle crash early Saturday morning. FORT WAYNE (IND.) - Fort Wayne Police tell News Channel 15 one person is dead following a two vehicle crash early Saturday morning. Police responded to the intersection of Pontiac and Clinton just before 3

WANE-TV - 2017-12-16 09:16:01

Fort Wayne Musicians Turn Up The Heat For Families In Need

Two years ago, Fort Wayne resident, Zoe Martin, shared a dream she had with her friend and neighbor, Jason Davis. Now that dream has come true, in the form of a creative grassroots charity called Dreamcatchers. And thanks to the generosity of local musicians and artists, the charity's first fundrais

WBOI.ORG - 2017-12-15 22:40:04

Men in Fort Wayne homicide-suicide are identified

(News-Sentinel file illustration) The Allen County Coroner's Office has released the names of two men found shot to death Tuesday in a homicide-suicide on South Calhoun Street. Roger Edward Shubert, 57, of Fort Wayne, committed suicide and Joseph Shah Hurley III, 56, of Fort Wayne, was a homicide v

NEWS-SENTINEL

'The Voice' finals show Monday could give Fort Wayne's Addison Agen a time to shine

Fort Wayne's Addison Agen, right, with advice from celebrity coach Adam Levine, competes Monday night in the finals of vocal talent competition TV show "The Voice." (Photo by Trae Patton/NBC) Addison Agen already knows what she wants to do musically. During Monday night's finals performance show on

NEWS-SENTINEL - 2017-12-15 08:00:00

State approves $50 million tax credit for Fort Wayne's GE project

Efforts to redevelop Fort Wayne's General Electric campus received a huge boost Thursday when the Indiana Economic Development Corp. (IEDC) board of directors yesterday approved a conditional tax credit to support the mixed-use project called "Electric Works." Based on an expected initial investment

NEWS-SENTINEL - 2017-12-15 08:00:00

Fort Wayne Parks department sets new fees for pavilion, facilities rentals

The David Hefner Pavilion in the new Franklin School Park is the Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department's newest pavilion and one of several available for rental use year-round. (By Kevin Kilbane of News-Sentinel.com) These are rental rates for Fort Wayne Parks department pavilions in spring/sum

NEWS-SENTINEL - 2017-12-15 08:00:00

Man Charged With Murder Following Fatal Stabbing in Columbia,Victim Identified

Matthew Scott Young COLUMBIA,SC (WOLO)- Richland County Coroner Gary Watts is releasing the name of the individual who died Friday after being stabbed. Abdias O. Pacius, 28, died at the hospital Friday morning. Watts said an autopsy indicated the cause of death to be due to a stab wound to the upper

ABCCOLUMBIA.COM - 2017-12-16 16:47:50

Explosive device from WWII found in Northeast Columbia neighborhood

An explosive device from World War II was found in a neighborhood in the Northeast Columbia area. Deputies with the Richland County Sheriff's Department said the device was found in the Summit neighborhood on Barony Place Drive. The device was an inert World War II training round. Deputies said the

WIS-TV - 2017-12-16 16:35:20

Two Columbia Shooting Victims Hospitalized, Police Say

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - The Richland County Sheriff's Office say two victims were transported to a local hospital after a shooting Saturday morning. The two male victims were shot in the upper body on Silver Oaks Road at 6:30 a.m., according to a report. Their condition is unknown after being transpor

WLTX.COM - 2017-12-16 16:02:59

2 men injured in early Saturday morning shooting

(Source: WIS) Richland County deputies are investigating a shooting that sent two men to the hospital early Saturday morning. The two victims were discovered when deputies responded to Silver Oaks Road in the Meadowlakes subdivision at 6:30 a.m. The men were transported to a local hospital in unknow

WIS-TV - 2017-12-16 15:01:36