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Man's body found in Winston-Salem dumpster; police rule death suspicious

A man's body was discovered in a dumpster outside a Winston-Salem apartment building Saturday morning, according to police. The death of 40-year-old Curtis Jermaine Farrow of Rural Hall has been ruled suspicious and is being investigated by the criminal investigations unit, Lt. Mike Cardwell said. T

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-01-21 00:00:00

Thousands march, protest in Triad Women's March in Winston-Salem

Buy Now Crowd members respond by raising their hands when asked who has been a victim of sexual assault or rape during the rally in Corpening Plaza in Winston-Salem for the Piedmont Triad Women's March on the Polls on Saturday. Walt Unks/BH Media Beatrice Neas, 2, of Greensboro stands with a sign re

GREENSBORO.COM - 2018-01-21 00:53:00

Editorial: Complementing the catalyst

Over the past year in High Point, we've all talked and written a lot about the coming downtown multi-use stadium known as "the catalyst project." ... And rightly so. The $36.1 million facility to be built this year by the city of High Point will jump-start revitalization in an area of downtown that

HPENEWS.COM - 2018-01-21 05:00:00

Allen Johnson: New Year, same old problem with violence in Greensboro

Following a record-setting total of killings in 2017, Greensboro wasted little time in getting started in the New Year. Two gunshots claimed the life of 22-year-old Janea Anjanea Denny on Jan 5. "I believe somebody has just been shot outside in front of my house," a nervous caller told a police disp

GREENSBORO.COM - 2018-01-21 05:00:00

Rockingham Plan Your Week Jan. 21-27

TODAY Rockingham County Naturalist Club Hike: 2 p.m. Jan. 21. Hike to Devil's Den Rock Shelter (also called Indian Rock Shelter), a 35 foot high rock, the ceiling is 38 feet high by 60 feet wide. Strenuous hike for 2 miles. Hike lead by Pete Adkins who will tell us the history of the area. Meet 2 p.

GREENSBORO.COM - 2018-01-21 05:00:00

Ask SAM: What to do if a person appears in distress

Q: On a recent very cold night, when temperatures were expected to be in the teens, we saw a young homeless man and became worried about how he would fare. What should a citizen do if they see someone in distress who is facing such brutal temperatures? I felt that a fellow Child of God was in danger

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-01-21 00:30:00

Class focuses on dealing with active-shooting events

HIGH POINT - About 30 members of Gethsemane Baptist Church participated in a free class Saturday to prepare for an active shooting event they hope never happens at their Wise Avenue church. "No community is safe anymore," said Priscilla Brown, a retired nurse who had read The High Point Enterprise a

HPENEWS.COM - 2018-01-20 23:22:00

Police have two persons of interest in Archdale shooting

ARCHDALE - Police have two persons of interest in a Sunday shooting on Eden Terrace where three people were injured. After investigators went through the scene, collected evidence and talked to several people, police said there are two persons of interest, according to a news release. About 9:25 Sun

HPENEWS.COM - 2018-01-20 16:42:00

Long Beach Suspect Injured In Officer-Involved Shooting

LONG BEACH, CA -- There was an officer-involved shooting Saturday in Long Beach, authorities said. It was reported just after 6 p.m. in the 2400 block of Baltic Avenue, Long Beach police Sgt. Brad Johnson said. "Suspect was struck and transported to a local hospital, condition unknown," Johnson said

PATCH - 2018-01-21 03:59:53

3-Year-Old Shot In Carson, Driven To Hospital By Sheriff's Deputies

CARSON (CBSLA) - A 3-year-old baby was shot near Central Avenue in Carson Saturday evening. Sheriff's deputies received a call about the shooting near the 91 Freeway at around 7:45 p.m. They refused to wait for the paramedics, opting to take the child to the hospital in a sheriff's patrol vehicle. P

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-20 21:01:58

Lakers at a loss over poor free-throw shooting

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope sat on the bench in a beige blazer Friday night counting missed free throws. That isn't light work when it comes to the Lakers on any night, but Friday was especially taxing. The Lakers made only two of 14 free throws. That percentage - 14.3% - was the lowest in NBA history

LA TIMES - 2018-01-21 00:55:00

2 Men Plead Guilty in Statewide Probe Involving Several Young Sex Trafficking Victims

Two men have pleaded guilty to human trafficking charges after being arrested last year in a statewide investigation into the case of 13 young girls who were sold for sex throughout California and in Nevada, officials announced this week. Gerald Turner, left, and Quinton Brown III are seen in bookin

KTLA.COM - 2018-01-21 03:25:31

Natalie Portman, Alfre Woodard, Olivia Munn and more bring Time's Up fire to Women's March in L.A.

Backstage at the Los Angeles Women's March, near the steps of City Hall, a star-studded assembly of powerful Hollywood women including Eva Longoria, Scarlett Johansson, Alfre Woodard, Olivia Munn, Natalie Portman and Viola Davis took turns delivering fiery political speeches to a crowd of 600,000 (a

LA TIMES - 2018-01-21 04:40:00

Dogs of Perris Couple Accused of Torturing, Starving Their Children Appear Well-Fed, Officials Say

The dogs that belonged to a Perris couple accused of child abuse appear to be well-fed and well-treated, but they'll need a new home. The announcement about the dogs that belong to David and Louise Turpin is the latest twist to a bizarre and terrible tale. Twelve of the Turpins' 13 children, authori

KTLA.COM - 2018-01-20 21:27:12

At Women's Marches nationwide, setting sights on the ballot box and hailing #MeToo

In a boisterous coast-to-coast outpouring, hundreds of thousands of marchers in dozens of cities staged a reprise of last year's massive Women's March, seeking to not only deliver a powerful rebuke to the policies of President Trump, but also mount a crucial mobilization for this year's midterm elec

LA TIMES - 2018-01-21 00:40:00

Housing and the California dream are at a crossroads

"The Plains of Id, urbanophiles might sniff. Can anything good come from suburban Nazareth? Yes, the suburbanites were responding. Everything good was coming from this Holy Land: a house, a job, the quiet enjoyment of one's premises ..." - Kevin Starr, Coast of Dreams, 2004 For generations, Californ

OCREGISTER - 2018-01-21 04:30:20

Hit-And-Run Driver Manhunt After Woman Killed In Jersey City

A widespread manhunt is underway for a hit-and-run driver who killed a New Jersey woman, authorities say, and a video has been released of the suspect's car (see below). The victim has been identified as Theresa Florence, age 63, of Jersey City. After the Wednesday crash, she was transported to Jers

PATCH - 2018-01-20 16:11:41

Estranged husband of dead artist left her work to rot: suit

An angry ex tried to tank this sculptor's legacy, a lawsuit claims. The estranged husband of the late artist Anne Chu left his wife's work to rot at a derelict Long Island gas station, according to a lawsuit. Chu's sister and the executor of her will, Barbara Chu, is suing her brother-in-law, Philip

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-21 04:47:34

Newark Airport's AirTrain to shut down for repairs

Newark Airport's AirTrain will shut down for repairs starting Saturday night Maintenance will begin at 10 p.m. and last until 7 a.m. Sunday. In the meantime the Port Authority will provide free shuttle buses between Newark's terminals and parking lots. The Port Authority is advising travelers to tak

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-01-20 17:29:59

TV News Crew Tried Sneaking Fake Explosives Through Newark Airport Security, Arrested

Seven members of a cable television network were arrested Thursday after they tried to sneak through a security checkpoint at the Newark Liberty International Airport, New Jersey, with a fake explosive device, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials said. A law enforcement officia

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