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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

NY corruption trial: Feds say email trail lays out crime in Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - A string of emails between two Syracuse executives and their lobbyist shows how bribes to a high-ranking member of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's staff got results, federal prosecutors say. Cor Development executives Steven Aiello and Joseph Gerardi go on trial next week on charges that they p

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-19 09:56:34

Creole Soul Cafe in North Syracuse closes after four months

Creole Soul Cafe's North Syracuse location closed Jan. 7, just four months after it opened. "We just weren't getting the business," said Vinita Chavis, who runs the restaurant with her husband Darren. The North Syracuse location opened in September 2017. The couple's Creole Soul Cafe in downtown Sy

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 20:08:09

Former Syracuse football player Antonio Anderson loses home, belongings in fire

Syracuse, N.Y. -- In the week after he lost his apartment and nearly all of his family's belongings to a fire, after warning his neighbors and getting his son out safely, former Syracuse and Dallas Cowboys football player Antonio Anderson racked his brain for what he might have done differently. At

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 19:43:25

Syracuse University student sues: I was kicked out for sex assault I didn't commit

Syracuse, NY -- A former Syracuse University student was kicked out of school for a sexual assault he says he didn't commit. John Noakes, who is black, filed a federal civil rights lawsuit saying a female student, who is white, misidentified him months after the attack in a Marshall Street alley. He

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 12:53:11

Madison County OEM certified as StormReady

Madison County's Office of Emergency Management (OEM) recently was recognized by the National Weather Service (NWS) as being StormReady. The StormReady program recognizes Emergency Management programs that take a proactive approach to improving local hazardous weather operations and awareness. It al

EAGLENEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-19 14:59:11

Statement to police made by Gravy Train defendant who denies identity allowed at trial

CANTON - A plea offer was shot down Thursday afternoon prior to a suppression hearing in St. Lawrence County Court for the man charged in Operation Gravy Train who has, for the fourth time, denied his identity as Shaka Williams. The alleged Mr. Williams, 39, Plymouth, is charged with second-degree

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-01-19 13:15:00

Police ask for help identifying shoplifting suspects

NORWICH New York State Police at Homer are asking for the public's help in identifying two people suspected of stealing over $2,800 in items from the Cortland Wal-Mart. Police say it's believed that one of the female suspects is also responsible for shoplifting at the Norwich Wal-Mart. The thefts o

EVENING SUN - 2018-01-18 14:39:50

MPD: Panhandler Attacked by Man with Box Cutter on I-65

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - The Mobile Police Department arrested a man Wednesday that allegedly stabbed and threatened to kill a panhandler on the side of the interstate. 38-year-old Charles Stewart was arrested and booked into Mobile Metro Jail on charges of assault and menacing. As of Friday morning, S

WKRG - 2018-01-19 15:19:38

Two Mobile County men charged in ID theft case, car break-in

Brandon Gentry (32) and Michael Bexley (28) MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - Mobile Police have arrested two men for an alleged crime spree that police say included breaking into a car, stealing credit cards and then stealing from two Bed Bath & Beyond stores. Police arrested Brandon Gentry and Michael Bexley

WKRG - 2018-01-19 15:32:45

City Grocery to expand to Nine Mile Road, could close East Hill location

John Kirby, City Grocery general manager, describes on Jan. 17, 2017 what customers can expect at City Grocery's forthcoming location on East Nine Mile Road. Joseph Baucum/jbaucum@pnj.com After more than four decades of operations in East Hill, City Grocery, known for its mix of barbecue, deli sand

PENSACOLA NEWS JOURNAL - 2018-01-19 12:00:04

5-Year-Old Dies Days After Heartbreaking Photo With Grandfather

GULF BREEZE, FL - A 5-year-old Florida girl has died days after a photo of her lying in a hospital bed next to her crying grandfather, who is battling his own health problems, was shared thousands of times. Braylynn Lawhon of Gulf Breeze died on Monday, according to a crowdfunding page created for h

PATCH - 2018-01-18 22:48:58

MPD Officer Accused of Raping a Woman in his Police Car

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - A City of Mobile Police Officer is under investigation after being accused of rape. The Lagniappe reports that narcotics officer Jamal Pettway is accused of raping a woman inside his assigned police vehicle in downtown Mobile last October. MPD says an internal affairs investig

WKRG - 2018-01-18 03:47:04

A new home for Sweet Pea: Sea turtle moves into Navarre Beach center

Sweet Pea, a female juvenile Green sea turtle that can no longer survive in the wild, arrives at her new home - the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center. Sweet Pea, a female juvenile green sea turtle that can no longer survive in the wild, was released Thursday into her new home - the Nava

PENSACOLA NEWS JOURNAL - 2018-01-18 21:15:11

Mobile Police investigate shooting in Semmes

Semmes, Ala. (WKRG) - Mobile Police are on the scene of a shooting in Semmes. Police responded to an area hospital after reports of a shooting victim came into the hospital late Thursday afternoon. Mobile Police could also be seen at a home on Champions Cove. A News 5 crew is on the scene gathering

WKRG - 2018-01-19 00:25:48

Former Pensacola teacher charged with homicide in estranged wife's death

Photo: Suspect Arrested Source:{ } A former Pensacola middle school teacher is charged with breaking into a home and killing his estranged wife. According to the Bozeman Daily Chronicle, 47-year-old Joseph Paul DeWise of Bozeman, Mont. has been charged with deliberate homicide for the death of 35-ye

WEAR - 2018-01-18 13:54:23

Five arrested after string of burglaries in Madisonville

MADISONVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - Five people have been arrested in connection with several burglaries and thefts in Madisonville. Police say their investigation has been going on for several months and that there will be more arrests. Robert David Plante, Samantha Jane Thompson, Joseph Lee Cleveland, D

KBTX.COM - 2018-01-19 00:06:00

Police report rash of hit-and-runs: Hard crime to get away with, they warn

It's a fact of life: Accidents will happen. If the accident happens to be in a vehicle, however, it's best to fess up and take responsibility. Or the consequences can be severe. In the past four months, Palestine Police have responded to 56 hit-and-run accidents - roughly one every other day. Seven

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2018-01-19 00:25:00

City of Palestine orders boil water notice

PALESTINE, Texas (KETK) - The City of Palestine has issued a boil water notice for residents on Lamar Street from Church to Hood streets. The notice was issued Thursday afternoon due to a water main repair, the city said on its Facebook page. An advisory on the city's website explains how to properl

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-01-18 22:45:49

Convicted drug dealer receives maximum sentence

BRAZOS COUNTY, Tex. (KBTX) - A convicted drug dealer from College Station received a maximum sentence of ten years in prison during a probation revocation hearing on Thursday. Walter Rox, 37, was originally convicted in 2005 after he was found trying to sell cocaine, while also possessing methamphet

KBTX.COM - 2018-01-19 06:57:00