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Della Reese, of TV's 'Touched by an Angel,' has died at 86

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Della Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running television drama "Touched by an Angel," has died at age 86. Reese's co-star on the series, Roma Downey, said in a statement that the actress

INDIANA GAZETTE - 2017-11-21 14:30:00

NWS Confirms EF1 Tornado In Allegheny County

MURRYSVILLE (KDKA) - The National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado touched down in western Pennsylvania on Saturday. According to the National Weather Service office in Pittsburgh, the EF1 tornado covered approximately 2.5 miles from Plum to Murrysville. Officials said the tornado was documen

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-21 13:10:28

Pedestrian injured in accident outside WalMart

An elderly woman was taken to a Youngstown hospital following an accident Monday in front of the Union Township Wal-Mart store. Township police were called to the scene at 12:30 pm. From witness accounts and video footage, they determined that the victim had just come out of the grocery side of the

NEW CASTLE NEWS - 2017-11-21 17:45:19

Trial for accused New Florence cop killer Ray Shetler set to start Jan. 8

Sean Stipp | Trib Total Media Ray Shetler Jr., 31, is led into the Ligonier office of Magisterial District Judge Denise L. Snyder Thiel on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015. A judge ruled Friday that $3,500 in public funds can be used to pay for an expert for Shetler's defense. Sean Stipp | Trib Total Medi

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2017-11-21 21:57:53

Man held in slaying of officer

The suspect sought in the killing of a New Kensington police officer was captured this morning in the Hazelwood section of Pittsburgh, state police at Greensburg said. Authorities did not immediately reveal how they found Rahmael Sal Holt, 29, who was wanted in connection with the shooting of Office

INDIANA GAZETTE - 2017-11-21 15:00:00

Breaking tradition: Some local malls to close on Thanksgiving

While in the past, malls were open on Thanksgiving to start the Black Friday deals early, a few local malls in the area are breaking tradition and closing. Uniontown Mall will be closed for Thanksgiving for the second straight year. Also closed this year are Century Three Mall in West Mifflin and We

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-11-21 07:30:00

Author signing at Barnes & Noble, Greensburg

An author signing will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, at Barnes & Noble, 5155 Route 30, Greensburg, from 1 to 3 p.m. Multiple local authors will be in store to sign and discuss their latest books. The authors include Chuck Wagner of Shanksville, Richard Gazarik, Kevin Engle, J.P. Ronald, David Nabhan and

DAILY AMERICAN ONLINE - 2017-11-22 03:38:38

Latrobe Police Department welcomes new K-9 officer

LATROBE, Pa. - The Latrobe Police Department has a new K-9 officer. K-9 Zeus, a 1-year-old German shepherd from Hungary, is the department's newest member. K-9 Zeus has been certified in patrol and narcotics detection and has already alerted to over $1,600 in narcotics and $1,100 in cash. TRENDING

WPXI - 2017-11-20 13:34:13

Davidson and Cornelius, there's a new restaurant twist coming your way

An historic building in downtown Davidson is about to get new life, with a new restaurant announced this weekend by food writer and restaurant consultant Jennifer Brule. "This is extremely personal," she says. "It was the perfect storm. The building is this beautiful, historic building. It's one I'

CHARLOTTEOBSERVER.COM - 2017-11-20 16:52:00

Lady Eagles win swim meet

The Lincoln Charter girl's swim team won last week's 12-team swim meet at the Valdese Aquatic Center in Valdese hosted by East Burke High School. The Lady Eagles were winners in six of the events at the meet, and finished with 344 points, 56 points ahead of second-place Patton. St. Stephens took f

LINCOLNTIMESNEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 05:05:00

Officers respond to person threatening suicide

CONCORD- Officers responded to an area off of Davidson Highway in reference to a person threatening suicide Tuesday morning. According to the Concord Police Department's Twitter page, the scene was contained around 8 a.m. but the investigation was still ongoing and citizens needed to be aware of off

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 20:05:00

CBS News, PBS cut ties with Rose after allegations of sexual misconduct

Add digital to your current Wednesday & Sunday Print Home Delivery (This is a request for digital to be added to your current print subscrption and 3 days for processing grace) CBS said Tuesday that it has fired Charlie Rose, and PBS announced it had ended its relationship with the 75-year-old broad

MOORESVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2017-11-21 19:21:00

'Cone Weed' raises over $14K for families in need

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- The beloved and unusual "Cone Weed" is giving back to families in need. The weed that grew inside a traffic cone, across the street from the Huntersville Fire Station #2 on Beatties Ford Road, has raised $14,600 for families in need. The news comes just a day after the weed mys

WCNC - 2017-11-21 13:54:59

Board of Education accepting applications for open seat

CONCORD - The Cabarrus County Board of Education (BOE) will accept resumes and letters of interest from members of the public who want to fill the vacant seat left by Tim Furr, who resigned from the board earlier this month. The letters of interest should include details about the candidate's experi

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 22:30:00

Worker dies after being hit by bulldozer in North Carolina

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) - A worker at a North Carolina landfill site has died after being hit by a bulldozer. WITN-TV in Greenville reports the state Department of Labor says it has opened an investigation into the death of 48-year-old Gary Sigmon of Denver in Lincoln County. The department said Sigm

WBTV - 2017-11-21 19:35:59

Holiday Click It or Ticket campaign kicks-off in Kannapolis

KANNAPOLIS- Officers from across the state gathered in Kannapolis this week to kick off the holiday Click It or Ticket campaign. The North Carolina Governor's Safety Program is partnering with state and local law enforcement during the Thanksgiving Click It or Ticket campaign, which runs through Nov

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 19:27:00

Tallahassee woman's iPhone 'implodes' at AMC Theater

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - It was a close call for a Capital City woman after her phone started melting while she was at the movies. Ashley Washington just bought her iPhone 7 plus from T-Mobile two months ago. She was at the AMC Theater in Tallahassee Friday night when the phone fell between two se

WTXL.COM - 2017-11-20 22:38:00

Help TPD locate missing mother and son last seen in Tallahassee

Christen Hyde TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - The Special Victims Unit of the Tallahassee Police Department is seeking information on the location of a mother and son, Makayla Taylor and Brayden Watson. Reports say Taylor is 21-years-old, 110 pounds, 5 feet, 9 inches tall with blonde hair and green eyes.

WTXL.COM - 2017-11-21 00:38:00

Inmate, accomplice arrested in garbage cart escape

BAKER COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) - The Baker County Sheriff's Office has captured an escaped inmate and arrested the accomplice who aided him. According to the Sheriff's Office, the inmate, Dakota Carter, escaped from the Baker County Detention Center Sunday evening by hiding in a garbage cart. They say su

WTXL.COM - 2017-11-21 15:11:00

Two arrested after fleeing police during traffic stop

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Two Tallahassee men are behind bars, facing a number of charges after police say they kept going during a traffic stop. Officers say they were called to Jackson Bluff Road on Saturday after an argument broke out. Those involved say Dietrich Haynes pointed a gun at them dur

WTXL.COM - 2017-11-21 10:54:00