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White supremacists killed 18 in the U.S. last year. Islamic extremists killed 9, report finds

White supremacists were responsible for twice as many U.S. murders as Islamic extremists were reponsible for last year, according to a new report. Extremists of all stripes killed 34 people last year in the U.S., according to the Anti-Defamation League's "Murder and Extremism in the United States in

CENTRE DAILY - 2018-01-18 03:50:00

Official: White supremacist inmate attacks SCI_Somerset guard with razor

SOMERSET - A white supremacist who murdered his Cambria County Prison cellmate in 2012 and slashed a prison guard's throat in 2014 has now been accused of trying to kill an SCI-Somerset corrections officer with a razor. William Amos Cramer, 26, faces charges of attempted homicide, assault by a priso

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-01-18 02:08:00

UPDATE: Crews return to break up ice on Penns Creek

The Penns Creek ice jam near Millmont is broken and water is flowing downstream. Union County officials warn citizens of fast moving water and possible flooding downstream. They advise everyone to stay away from Penns Creek waterway. If there is an emergency, dial 911. Excavators returned to break u

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-17 13:55:00

Officials: SCI-Somerset inmate charged with attempted homicide

Somerset Borough police said Wednesday attempted homicide charges have been filed against an inmate at State Correctional Institution at Somerset. (WJAC) SOMERSET - Somerset Borough police said Wednesday attempted homicide charges have been filed against an inmate at State Correctional Institution a

WJAC TV - 2018-01-17 15:14:00

Bomb threat prompts evacuation of Ligonier schools

LIGONIER, Pa. - All schools in the Ligonier Valley School District were evacuated Tuesday morning after a bomb threat at the high school, police said. The Ligonier Township police chief said the schools were evacuated to designated safe locations. According to the district's superintendent, high sch

WPXI - 2018-01-16 16:45:20

Coroner: Man, woman found dead in home died of gunshots

HOOVERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A coroner says a man and woman found dead in a western Pennsylvania home died of gunshot wounds, but officials say foul play isn't suspected. State police say the bodies of 63-year-old John Rosey and 62-year-old Diane Rosey were found after troopers were called to a Quemahon

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-16 16:16:24

White House official: Trump immigration views have evolved

White House chief of staff John Kelly appears on Special Report with Bret Baier on Fox News in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. Kelly says Trump has evolved on many issues since the campaign. Kelly says in an interview with Baier that "there's been an evolutionary process that this president's

DERRICK - 2018-01-18 01:29:37

Police nab November shooting suspect

Marc A. Latimore A New Castle man wanted in an assault-turned-shooting in Penn Township last fall was arrested Tuesday night in Butler. City police nabbed 41-year-old Marc A. Latimore without incident at a crowded house 1 the 200 block of Cleveland Street. An anonymous call led officers to the h

BUTLER EAGLE - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Quiroba was German prisoner of war during WWII

Former prisoner of war Julian Morales Quiroba Jr., born in Uvalde on Nov. 28, 1924, was a contributing member of the Greatest Generation. That's the term for the age group that survived the Great Depression and fought World War II. Quiroba was just 19 when he enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1943, but l


DRT welcomes new members during holiday luncheon

Riverhill Country Club was the setting for the 2017 Christmas Luncheon attended by members of the Joshua D. Brown Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas on Dec. 5. Three new members were welcomed into the organization: Donna North, Bridget Blankenship and Barbara Woodman, a transfer memb


Uvalde Memorial Hospital earns two state awards

Uvalde Memorial Hospital Uvalde Memorial Hospital health information management department clerk Erica Trevino, birth registrar Norma Castro, and health information management department analyst Grace Gonzales display the state awards their department won for 2017. The following was submitted by Kar


UPD: No one-way at post office

After surveying surrounding business owners, conducting a traffic count, and monitoring traffic complaints and motor vehicle wrecks, the Uvalde Police Department said data did not support the conversion of the two-way traffic flow of the U.S. Post Office square to a one-way street. The department co


Uvalde's first baby of 2018, a girl, makes debut on Jan. 2

Kimberly Rubio|Leader-News Matthew Rodriguez (left) and Drayvin Rodriguez hold on to their newborn sister, Melodie Brielle Rodriguez, who was the first baby to arrive at Uvalde Memorial Hospital in 2018. Melodie Brielle Rodriguez was the first baby born at Uvalde Memorial Hospital in 2018. Melodie's


Law enforcement gift drives generate 1,200-plus gifts

Children in Uvalde County benefitted from more than 1,200 Christmas gifts generated from separate efforts launched by the Uvalde Police Department and Uvalde County Sheriff's Office. The Uvalde Police Officers' Association, which comprises the Uvalde Police Department employees and their families, o


Bass club schedules first 2018 tourney

The first Uvalde Bass Club fishing tournament of the 2018 season will be conducted next Saturday and Saturday at Falcon Lake. Anyone who would like to join the Uvalde Bass Club should contact Mark Leinweber at 830-591-3931. Jon Jones and James Best were the first-place winners in the final Uvalde Ba


Aunt killed in dispute over child

Deputy shoots woman who fired gun Assistant editor Thirty-year-old Shana Musquiz of Harper died Tuesday after being shot by a Real County Sheriff's Office deputy whom she fired upon during a dispute in Camp Wood. Deputy Jonathan Ortiz, who was previously employed at the Uvalde County Jail, was dispa


Hyde Park man accused of stealing more than $30,000 from business

TOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. >> A Hyde Park man is accused of stealing more than $30,000 from a business where he was employed as the controller, town of Poughkeepsie police said Wednesday. Dennis C. Morgan, age unavailable, of 5 Watson Place, was arrested Jan. 11 and charged with grand larceny, a fel

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-01-17 05:00:00

Police: Hyde Park man stole more than $30,000 while controller

A Hyde Park man remained in Dutchess County Jail without bail Wednesday night following his arrest on charges linked to his alleged theft of more than $30,000 while controller of a Town of Poughkeepsie business, police said. Dennis C. Morgan allegedly stole the money over a five-month period in 2017

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-01-18 00:57:33

City approves contracts, purchases at meeting

Infrastructure matters, equipment purchases and other fiscal business were among items approved by the Common Council during a meeting Tuesday night, the mayor said. Also at the meeting in City Hall downtown, Police Chief Douglas Brenner and Fire Chief Patrick Pidgeon gave public safety reports for

DAILY STAR - 2018-01-18 01:46:16

Cruisin' Connecticut - Snowshoeing at Sportsmen's in Bantam

BANTAM, Conn. (WTNH)- Today we're Cruisin' Connecticut to Bantam, home of Sportsmen's of Litchfield. The sporting goods and outdoor supplies store, offers up snow shoe rentals and classes. Store owner, Jenn Cherosnick explains the experience: It's just being one with nature and we have a lot of tech

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-17 20:32:44