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Police identify woman found dead along roadway

Albemarle police have positively identified a woman whose body was found lying in a creek bed off N.C. Highway 24-27 early Tuesday morning. Tuesday night investigators identified the woman as 47-year-old Rita Fay Muhammad of Albemarle. Muhammad did not have a permanent address and her last known res

STANLY NEWS & PRESS - 2018-01-18 14:55:00

Albemarle police identify woman's body found near creek

ALBEMARLE, N.C. - Albemarle police have identified a woman's body found next to a creek near Stanly Gardens Cemetery. Officers went to a call on Tuesday morning and found the body 47-year-old Rita Fay Muhammad about 30 to 40 feet from the creek bed off Highway 24/27. [RELATED: Read more trending sto

WSOC-TV - 2018-01-17 18:49:04

FORECAST: Focus shifts to icy roads in aftermath of winter storm

Conditions were bitterly cold in every local county before the sun rose Thursday, which will make for a dangerous morning commute, with ice-covered and snow-covered roads. Temperatures won't climb above freezing until about 1 p.m. and highs will barely reach 40 degrees. [DOWNLOAD THE FREE WSOC WEATH

WSOC-TV - 2018-01-18 09:34:15

'Hurts us all': Longtime officer, shot in attack on 4 York County police, dies

Michael "Mike" Doty, the York County deputy who was one of four law enforcement officers shot in a Tuesday incident involving a domestic violence suspect, has died. York County Sheriff Kevin Tolson confirmed Doty's death at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte Wednesday around 7 p.m. Officers Rand

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2018-01-18 04:24:00

Procession bringing York County officer who was killed from Charlotte to Rock Hill

A procession of police and other first responders are accompanying slain police officer Mike Doty back to York County. Dot, 37, died Wednesday after he and three other officers were shot Tuesday in an ambush by a domestic violence suspect, police said. The procession will head south on Interstate 7

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2018-01-18 20:00:00

Charlotte firefighters battle raging house fire in freezing conditions

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Firefighters had to brave the sub-freezing conditions early Thursday morning as they fought heavy flames at a northeast Charlotte home. Crews responded around 4:15 a.m. to the home on Treeline Place, off The Plaza, and reported flames shooting from the roof. Just arrived on scene o

WSOC-TV - 2018-01-18 09:49:02

Layer of ice shuts down portion of Cabarrus County road

A road in Cabarrus County has been shut down Thursday morning due to ice. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, a layer of ice on Rocky River Road to Pill Grove Church Road near Harrisburg has made the area "impassable." The road is closed for nearly half a mile. The road c

WBTV - 2018-01-18 11:42:40

After the storm: Updates on weather conditions, closures

Cancellations are the order of the day after a snowstorm left up to 10 inches of the white stuff on Randolph County. Snow totals across the area Unofficial reports show snowfalls ranging from 4-10 inches. Denton and Troy had a little more than 4 inches while Westmoore is said to have had 7 inches an

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2018-01-18 23:22:22

Breaking: Sheriff Announces Arrest of 3 In Spring Couple's Murder

HOUSTON, TX - Three men are facing capital murder charges for the execution-style murder of Bao and Jenny Lam last week. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez announced the arrest of the three suspects during a new conference at the Harris County Sheriff's Office in Houston on Wednesday afternoon. "The

PATCH - 2018-01-17 20:48:18

Houston Unable To Woo Amazon HQ2 Deal

HOUSTON, TX - Local efforts to woo Amazon representatives to bring HQ2 and the promise of 50,000 new jobs to Houston apparently fell flat with the announcement Thursday that the Bayou City didn't make the cut. In fact, the only cities in Texas that Amazon is considering for their new HQ2 facility ar

PATCH - 2018-01-18 17:06:56

Violent video shows serial robbers at work, Houston police say

HOUSTON - Police believe two men captured on video violently robbing a convenience store are responsible for several robberies on Houston's south side. The surveillance video, taken Jan. 8, shows Harry's Food Mart in the 10800 block of Telephone Road. The pair came in through the front door, appro

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-01-18 22:27:30

Douglas Atnipp Joins Winston & Strawn In Houston

Winston & Strawn LLP on Jan. 17 announced the addition of Douglas Atnipp to the firm's Transactions Department in Houston. Atnipp joins Winston from Greenberg Traurig LLP, where he served as co-managing shareholder of the firm's Houston office and co-chair of the energy practice group. "Doug is one

OILANDGASINVESTOR.COM - 2018-01-18 21:53:35

House goes up in flames in southeast Houston

HOUSTON - A house was engulfed in flames in southeast Houston. Sky 2 was over the scene on Ilex at Redwood Street as heavy smoke and flames destroyed the structure. Houston fire officials have not released any information on whether anyone was inside the home at the time of the fire or if anyone w

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-01-18 18:24:54

Will The Texas Tourniquet Killer Finally Be Executed Tonight?

HOUSTON, TX - A serial murderer known as the "Tourniquet Killer" is finally set to be executed after his life was spared following two apparently false confessions. Texas prison officials are scheduled to give Anthony Allen Shore, 55, a lethal injection Thursday evening. Related: Did The State Of Te

CRIMEFEED.COM - 2018-01-18 17:30:46

Dozens of 18-wheelers, cars stranded on frozen Houston highway

HOUSTON - Dozens of 18-wheelers and cars were lined up for at least a mile along Highway 59 on Wednesday. The drivers had been stuck on the road since Tuesday night after the road was shut down due to icy conditions. Many of the truck drivers who headed out early hoping to beat traffic became the

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-01-17 11:31:59

Houston ISD school bus involved in accident on Highway 288

Houston TranStar camera shows bus accident along 288 northbound in Sunnyside. HOUSTON - A Houston ISD school bus was involved in an accident Thursday morning along Highway 288 northbound in Sunnyside. The district said a total of 15 students were being transported to Tanglewood and T.H. Rodgers midd

CW39.COM - 2018-01-18 13:56:03

Nassau DA: Roosevelt Man Sentenced to 14 Years in Prison for 2014 Attempted Murder of Girlfriend

Mineola, NY - January 18, 2017 - Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roosevelt man was sentenced to 14 years in prison and five years' post release supervision for attempting to murder his girlfriend in 2014 by stabbing her. Tremaine Ashley, 41, pleaded guilty before Jud

LONGISLAND.COM - 2018-01-18 22:07:34

5 kids, 2 adults hurt in head-on crash in East Meadow, authorities say

An SUV with five children on their way to a dance school and a sedan collided head on in East Meadow on Thursday night, according to a representative of the North Bellmore Fire Department, which responded to the scene. The department representative, who declined to give his name, said five children

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-19 01:51:29

Two charged after taskforce executes warrant in Amityville

Police said they seized 40 grams of heroin, almost $11,000 in cash and a Smith & Wesson pistol at an Amityville Village house Wednesday when they executed a search warrant and arrested two people living there. Officers from the Amityville and Suffolk County police departments and the Long Island He

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-19 00:07:51

Video shows bandit patting down Briarwood bodega employee, then helping himself to store's cash

Police released on Wednesday night vivid footage of a crook robbing a Briarwood bodega earlier this week. At 4 p.m. on Jan. 14, an unknown man entered a store located at 97-01 Sutphin Blvd. Once inside, the man approached the 62-year-old employee and demanded cash. The video shows the bandit searchi

QNS.COM - 2018-01-18 20:45:12