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NJ Woman Carjacked, Killed Right After Thanksgiving Dinner

A New Jersey woman was carjacked and killed while returning home from a Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, authorities said. The 40-year-old was a victim in one of two murders in the same New Jersey town on Thanksgiving night. The incident happened shortly before 11 p.m. when Newark officers were disp

PATCH - 2017-11-24 12:54:06

Police in Newark looking for man accused of making threats

The incident took place around 4:45 p.m. while the victim was walking on South 19th Street. The woman had never spoken to the man before he threatened her, she told police. Anyone with information is asked to call the 24-hour Crime Stoppers' tip line at 877 NWK-TIPS (877 695-8477) or NWK-GUNS (877 6

NJ.COM - 2017-11-23 22:03:18

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade brings new balloons and a protest for undocumented immigrants

Millions of people began their Thanksgiving marveling at soaring balloons and star-studded floats at the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday. This year's new balloons included the lovable Olaf from the animated film "Frozen," which had kids giggling and shrieking with delight. But cl

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 17:18:39

Photos: Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, security

Subscribed, but don't have a login? None Police officers stand near the site where a large balloon of the character Olaf from "Frozen" is being inflated for the Thanksgiving Day parade in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Sand-filled sanitation trucks and police sharpshooters will mix with glit

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-23 15:04:23

PHOTOS: 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeCharlie Brown balloon at the 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (credit: 1010 WINS) PHOTOS: 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeReporter Juliet Papa at the 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (cr

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-23 12:49:42

Macy's Thanksgiving parade revels on amid tight security

NEW YORK (AP) - The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade featured balloons, bands, stars and heavy security in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots. With new faces and old favorites in the lineup, the Americana extravaganza made its way through 2 miles (3.22 kilometers) of Manhattan on a co

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 20:19:30

De Blasio promises safe Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade during balloon inflation

Neither Mayor de Blasio nor 5-year-old James Wade were worried about security at Thursday's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. "I can't wait," young James said, as he watched workers fill the helium balloons on Manhattan's Upper West Side. He is especially excited about seeing the Trolls. "I want t

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 02:45:13

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2017 Live Stream, Road Closures, Best Viewing Spots

The 2017 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will begin early Thursday at 9:00 a.m. EST from 77th Street and Central Park West with an estimated 3.2 million spectators. More than 8,000 people, including Macy's employees along with their friends and families, celebrities, recording artists, athletes, Broa

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES - 2017-11-23 10:00:02

Toni's Kitchen, Garcia family give seniors a happy Thanksgiving

THATCHER - The turkeys went into the oven at midnight, and five hours later, the Garcia family was turning those birds into meals for homebound seniors. As they have for the past nine years, Letty Garcia and her family opened their restaurant, Toni's Kitchen, Thursday morning to prepare Thanksgiving

EASTERN ARIZONA COURIER - 2017-11-23 23:00:00

There's an overload of sibling rivalry at Mansfield Lake Ridge

The competitiveness that seems to come naturally between sisters - much less twins - is helping shape the chemistry of the Mansfield Lake Ridge girls basketball team this season. There are two sets of sisters, with one being a set of fraternal twins, freshmen Ariele and Arieona Rosborough. The other

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-22 21:04:00

Cowboys loss, Barton's political future, Black Friday tips: Your morning news roundup

Good morning. Here is a look at the top headlines as we start the day. Texas Republican Congressman Joe Barton listens as Chuck Dandridge asks questions during a town hall meeting at Mansfield City Hall on April 13. (David Woo/Staff Photographer) Texas Rep. Joe Barton might be a victim, but he's

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-11-24 11:45:00

Missing Grand Prairie woman found unharmed following report of abduction

CARROLLTON - CARROLLTON - The search for a Grand Prairie woman came to an end Thanksgiving evening after she and her estranged boyfriend were found unharmed in a wooded area in Irving. Earlier on Thursday, police said they were searching for Madai Cazares, 23, after she was allegedly abducted by h

WFAA - 2017-11-24 03:57:54

Chargers stuff the Cowboys, 28-6

ARLINGTON, TX - NOVEMBER 23: Keenan Allen #13 of the Los Angeles Chargers runs the ball in for a fourth quarter touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on November 23, 2017 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) ARLINGTON, TX - It was the annual Thanksgiving classic

CW33 NEWSFIX - 2017-11-24 02:07:19

Public art display in Grand Prairie provides second chances for ex-offenders

GRAND PRAIRIE - A convicted drug dealer and an 81-year-old photographer took wildly divergent routes to arrive at the same conclusion - that art can make a profound difference in a person's life. Parolee Meco Nathan found his path to redemption in a mosaic tile art project along Interstate 30 in Gra

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-11-23 18:00:00

Grand Prairie woman kidnapped by ex-boyfriend, police say

A 23-year-old woman was abducted on by her ex-boyfriend, and Thursday police released updated information on the suspect's car. Carrollton police say Madai Cazares was taken by her former boyfriend yesterday in 2900 block of Belmeade Drive. UPDATE: New photos and license plate now available for susp

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-11-23 20:41:09

Grand Prairie woman kidnapped by her estranged boyfriend

Authorities in Carrollton are searching for the boyfriend of a 23-year-old woman from Grand Prairie who they believe abducted her on Tuesday (Nov. 21). The Carrollton Police Department released a photo of the woman, identified as Madai Cazares, in a Facebook post around midnight on Wednesday. Police

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-23 17:35:00

North Texas Flu Cases Spike Ahead of Thanksgiving

Health officials in North Texas are warning about a spike in flu cases in adults and children ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday. According to Medical City Arlington officials, flu is up in Southeast Tarrant County. Medical City Arlington and Medical City Arlington ER Grand Prairie reports almost 200

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Gainesville State School crisis requires Texas consider shuttering remaining youth lockups

Texas lawmakers have a difficult decision to make. Should the state shutter its five remaining youth lockups and admit we're just not capable of finding the money, the staff or even the fundamental competence to keep juvenile offenders safe in large facilities? It certainly doesn't appear that we ca

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-11-22 16:11:55

Gainesville Swing Orchestra to hold 10th annual Christmas Concert

GAINESVILLE, Tex. (KXII) - The Gainesville Swing Orchestra(GSO) is a non-profit organization whose goal is the promote the music of the Big Band Era. On November 26, 2017 the band will present a Christmas Concert of Christmas and Seasonal Music. This is the tenth consecutive year the band has done a

KXII.COM - 2017-11-22 18:47:00

One dead in Gainesville wrecks

GAINESVILLE, Tex. (KXII) -- One man was killed Tuesday after being involved in a chain of wrecks on Interstate 35 near Elm Creek Bridge. Texas Department of Public Safety Officers said three cars crashed on southbound I-35 around 2 p.m., and no one was hurt, but in the back up from the wreck, a man

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