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Space Heaters Likely Cause Of Fire That Kills City Man

A Jamestown man died after a fire broke out at his Carey Place residence early Thursday. A city fire official said space heaters placed near combustible material likely sparked the blaze. P-J photo by Eric Tichy Space heaters placed near combustible materials likely sparked a blaze that killed a Jam

POST-JOURNAL - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

100-plus pigs seized from Olean farm

OLEAN, NY - More than 100 pigs found starving and suffering from frostbite in Cattaraugus County have now been rescued. The Cattaraugus County SPCA says the pigs were found without adequate shelter on an Olean farm and they were held without food or fresh water. According to the Farm Sanctuary, som

WGRZ TV - 2018-01-20 00:15:00

85 pigs seized in animal cruelty investigation in Cattaraugus County

CATTARAUGUS COUNTY, N.Y. (WKBW) - Eighty-five pigs were seized from a Cattaraugus County property Tuesday during an operation involving the sheriff's office, the SPCA and the Farm Sanctuary advocacy group. Twenty-five of the animals were so sick, they had to be transfered to the Farm Sanctuary in W

WKBW-TV - 2018-01-19 18:05:04

Y'ville man hit with drug charges in NY

Jamestown Police say Zachary J. Witherell, 26, was charged with two counts of Criminal Possession of a controlled substance and criminally using drug paraphernalia following Wednesday's incident. Police say the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force was investigating the trafficking of methamphetamine when

WARREN TIMES-OBSERVER - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

Kidnapping and rape defendant O'Donnell: 'She could have left anytime she wanted'

LITTLE VALLEY - A jury on Thursday heard Francis O'Donnell's explanation of why a missing woman was bruised, malnourished, highly intoxicated and pregnant after spending a month at his Olean House apartment last year. O'Donnell, charged with kidnapping and rape, described the woman as an old acquain

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-19 13:30:00

25 pigs seized from Cattaraugus County property

Twenty-five pigs were seized Tuesday from a Cattaraugus County property where 128 neglected animals were seized in 2002, according to Farm Sanctuary, a non-profit organization. The pigs, most of which were between 1 and 6 months old, were described as being "sick, emaciated and mange-ridden," the or

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-19 17:19:57

City, railroad may eventually alleviate Front Street bridge woes

An Olean police officer directs traffic around the scene of a tractor-trailer accident involving the low clearance of the Front Street railroad bridge June 16, 2015. Times Herald archives dating back to the 1940s point to a long history of accidents involving vehicles striking the bottom of the brid

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-19 18:00:00

Buffalo man sentenced for two criminal cases

SMETHPORT - A Buffalo, N.Y., man was sentenced Thursday in McKean County Court for charges in two criminal cases. Dwayne A. Higgs, 37, will serve one to two years in state prison with credit for 90 days of time served and three years of probation, to be served concurrent to - or at the same time as

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

BREAKING: 2 arrested after 1-month-old, little girl dumped along freezing roads

Authorities have arrested two people they say stole an SUV with two children inside before abandoning them in below freezing temperatures. Khyree Swift and an unidentified 16-year-old have both been charged with kidnapping, the Clayton County Sheriff's Office said Friday. Swift was arrested Friday b


Two arrested for kidnapping after children taken along with car from Riverdale Road gas station

COLLEGE PARK - Police have made two arrests in the Wednesday night incident that led authorities on a two-hour hunt for a pair of young sisters taken along with a car from a Riverdale Road gas station. The Clayton County Sheriff's Office announced Friday that Khyree Smith, 17, of Atlanta and a 16-ye

CLAYTON NEWS DAILY - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

Fairburn Road store closing for rebuild

The closing of the Chick-fil-A on Fairburn Road for reconstruction has been postponed until Feb. 17. Mike Moore, the operator of Highway 5 and Fairburn Road Chick-fil-A locations, originally planned to close the Fairburn Road store last October, demolish it and build a new store at the same location

DOUGLAS COUNTY SENTINEL - 2018-01-19 06:00:00

Man, teen arrested in car theft with newborn and 4-year-old inside

Police said there were two children, a 4-year-old and a 1-month-old, in the car. Police said someone jumped in the car and took off. The 4-year-old girl was dropped off on the side of the road shortly after, police said. The 1-month-old girl, Ava, was still in the car. Ava was later found by a Cha

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-19 14:16:10

Friend, woman accused of fatally shooting 19-year-old

Two people face murder charges after police say they shot and killed a 19-year-old outside his Forest Park home two weeks ago. Daillon Pattillo and another person were sitting his car when he was shot and killed Jan. 4, Channel 2 Action News reported. Forest Park police found him slumped behind the


Chick-fil-A CEO camps out for 147th restaurant opening

ATLANTA, GA -- It's a tradition at Chick-fil-A restaurant. Camping out under the stars to be one of the first 100 customers in line to receive free Chick-fil-A for a year. But 30 metro Atlanta CEO's camped out Wednesday night to draw attention to a neighborhood in need. The 30 CEO's camped outside o

ERIENEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-19 06:12:00

Police officers at Atlanta's airport speak out about homeless population

ATLANTA - Atlanta police officers working at the world's busiest airport are speaking out about the increase in incidents caused by an ever-growing homeless population. While the homeless cannot go through the security gates without a pass, that does not stop them from setting up camp across the Nor

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-20 04:13:00

CHOA doctor walks mile through snow, ice to get to patients

ATLANTA - When icy roads hit Atlanta after an arctic front moved through the state, thousands of people were stranded at home with nowhere to go. However, that didn't prevent the chief of cardiothoracic surgery at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta from helping his patients Wednesday. When Dr. E. Dean

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-19 15:17:19

Testimony begins in trial of Marco woman accused of killing boyfriend

The trial of a Marco Island woman accused of killing her boyfriend continued Friday with opening statements and testimony from state witnesses who described their encounter with the woman and the bloody bedroom they found at the scene. Lisa Troemner, 27, faces a charge of second-degree murder. Prose

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 00:54:48

Florida ethics panel dismisses case against Naples Councilman Sam Saad

The Florida Commission on Ethics on Friday dismissed a complaint against Naples City Councilman Sam Saad, finding there was no probable cause to move the case forward, Saad said. "I am grateful for and pleased by the Commission's findings," Saad said in an emailed statement. "As I stated from the

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 16:21:58

Rabies Alert! Bat in Naples test positive for rabies

Naples, Fla. - The Florida Department of Health in Collier County (DOH-Collier) is notifying the neighborhoods surrounding the intersection of Bayshore Drive and Tamiami Trail East of a bat which tested positive for rabies. The bat was found outside a store at the Gulf Gate Plaza on Wednesday, Janua

FOX4NOW.COM - 2018-01-19 03:17:30

Home Depot to hire 540 in Naples, Fort Myers

Subscribed, but don't have a login? It might not feel like it, but spring isn't too far away for Southwest Florida. The Home Depot is starting its spring hiring push, expecting to add 540 associates in the Fort Myers and Naples areas. Spring is the company's busiest time of year. "It's our spring se

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 01:10:18