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Two late-night crashes snarl traffic in Rochester

Police said a 24-year-old driver from Kent traveled east on Lakeshore when he crashed into another driver, 26, head-on. Both drivers became trapped in their cars. Firefighters freed them. Both drivers are expected to survive. The cause of the crash continues. A little under two hours later, Rocheste

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-22 10:29:00

'Felony Lane Gang' hitting Monroe, Livingston and Ontario counties

ROCHESTER-They steal your checkbook and identification then have a prostitute go to the bank, disguised as you to get your cash! Investigators believe a group known as the "Felony Lane Gang" which moves up and down the east coast is currently hitting the Rochester area. The thieves have recently sma

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-23 02:24:00

Deputies: Woman walking dog shot, killed in hunting accident

A hunter accidentally shot and killed a woman walking her dog in Chautauqua County, our affiliate WGRZ reports. Deputies tell them 43 year-old Rosemary Billquist was shot Wednesday evening in the Town of Sherman. According to investigators, Thomas Jadlowski fired the shots while hunting deer. They a

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-23 19:21:00

Deputies: Dundee man was behind the wheel after using drugs

Deputies say they stopped Cadwell in the Town of Milo on Route 14A early Thanksgiving morning. During the stop, deputies say they found Cadwell was impaired by drugs and had three suspensions on his license. After a search of his vehicle, they also found bags with drugs they believe to be heroin and

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-23 19:22:29

Lead poisoning deaths up in New Hampshire loons despite law

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - More than year after New Hampshire passed one of the nation's toughest bans on using lead fishing tackle, loons are still dying from ingesting fishing weights and lures. The 2016 law prohibits the sale and use of lead tackle in the state as part of an effort to revive the state'

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-23 20:16:25

US Marshals: Scammers pose as law enforcement officials

CINCINNATI (AP) - The U.S. Marshals Service is warning of nationwide scams by individuals claiming to be marshals, court officers, or other law enforcement officials. U.S. Marshal Pete Tobin says victims have lost thousands of dollars to scammers who tell them they failed to report for jury duty or

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-23 20:05:44

Native Americans marking Thanksgiving with day of mourning

It's the 48th year that the United American Indians of New England have organized the event on Thanksgiving Day. Moonanum James, a co-leader of the group, says native people have no reason to celebrate the arrival of the Pilgrims in 1620. James says: "Today we say 'no thanks, no giving.'" Along with

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-23 18:49:26

Batavia teen needs help to win Invention Contest

A local teen needs your help to win a quarter of a million dollars. Andrew Young, a 14-year-old from Batavia is trying to win a national competition. He has created a kitchen tool, inspired by his grandmother. Young was in the living room while his grandmother Diane Yaple was in the kitchen making b

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-23 17:09:00

It's the worst traffic headache in Lexington County, and no fix is in sight

Editor's note: The State this week has been looking at the five worst traffic headaches in Lexington County. Today we look at the worst headache - Augusta Road at U.S. 378 near Lexington Medical Center. We're not including in this series Columbia's infamous Malfunction Junction - the merger of I-26,

THE STATE - 2017-11-23 13:42:00

It's the second worst traffic headache in Lexington County, and it's a 'beast'

Editor's note: Editor's note: The State this week is looking at the five worst traffic headaches in Lexington County. Today is No. 2: U.S. 378 near River Bluff High School. We're not including in this series Columbia's infamous Malfunction Junction - the merger of I-26, I-20 and I-126 - because stat

THE STATE - 2017-11-22 13:49:00

Lexington County Women Plead Guilty in Food Stamp Fraud

Lexington County, SC (WLTX) - A sentence hearing on Monday marked the end of a food stamp fraud conspiracy between two Lexington County women. State prosecutors say Janet Bunch Oatman and Stacey Jean Gladden received thousand of dollars in SNAP benefits after reportedly presenting false income infor


Thanksgiving hours for grocery stores in Lexington and Columbia

The turkey is thawed, the china is set and you suddenly realize you're completely out of butter. Take a deep breath. Grocers are open later than usual this year -- and some are even open on Thanksgiving Day. Here's where you can pick up those last-minute extras and how long you have to do it. Wedne


Video shows suspect brazenly stealing truck in plain sight in Lexington County

The Lexington County Sheriff's Department is asking for the community's help in identifying the suspect wanted for stealing a truck. The incident occurred around 7 p.m. on Nov. 9 at the White Crane Company on Augusta Road, near the U.S. 1 Metro Flea Market. Surveillance video shows a man stealing a


Man arrested for assaulting woman, holding one man hostage

COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) - One man has been arrested after he assaulted his girlfriend and help an elderly man hostage, according to the Richland County Sheriff's Department. The incident happened around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday night at a home at the 100 block of Adams Pond Road, just off Hard Scrabble Road

WACH.COM - 2017-11-23 08:06:46

Driver charged after one killed, one injured

An Orangeburg man is facing two charges of felony driving under the influence after a man died and a woman suffered a laceration to her kidney on Saturday night. Police allege 35-year-old Torbert S. Mack failed to obey a traffic control device, causing him to collide with another vehicle at the corn


Coroner: 17 Year Old Killed in Accident

Columbia, S.C. (WOLO)- We now know the identity of a teenager killed in an accident Tuesday night. Richland Co. Coroner Gary Watts says 17 year old Cameron Scott died following the collision at the intersection of Farrow Road and Bendale Drive. The coroner says Scott was in the sitting in the back

ABCCOLUMBIA.COM - 2017-11-22 21:22:40

One person killed in Northeast El Paso crash

Photo courtesy TXDOT Police are investigating a crash in Northeast El Paso that left one person dead. The crash, involving two vehicles, happened Wednesday around 11 a.m. at Gateway South and Dyer. A TXDOT camera seems to show one of the vehicles hit a post, though the image is blurry. A Police spok

KVIA - 2017-11-22 19:15:43

Police investigating fatal wreck in Northeast El Paso

El Paso police are investigating a fatal wreck in Northeast El Paso, officials said. The wreck occurred before noon Wednesday on Gateway South near Dyer Street, El Paso Police Department officials said. The department's Special Traffic Investigations Unit is investigating. No further information has

EL PASO TIMES - 2017-11-22 21:06:31

US 54 south is closed at Diana due to a multiple vehicle accident

Photo courtesy of TXDOT cameras. El Paso, TX - US 54 south is closed at Diana due to a multiple vehicle accident. Traffic is being diverted to Gateway south as of 10 PM Wednesday. According to a fire supervisor there have been no transports as of yet. This is a developing story and we will continue

KVIA - 2017-11-23 05:15:13

Macy's parade rolls on with balloons, bands, security

NEW YORK (AP) - The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade marched, rolled and soared in traditional style Thursday as police went all-out to secure it 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 m

KVIA - 2017-11-23 19:34:26