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The Latest: Backstreet Boys member accused of rape

This image released by CBS shows, from left, Norah O'Donnell, Charlie Rose and Gayle King on the set of "CBS This Morning." Rose's co-hosts on "CBS This Morning" sharply condemned their suspended colleague Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, after the airing of sexual misconduct allegations that included gropin

CLEARFIELD PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 16:33:16

Thankful for stranger's kindness

On Sunday, I was driving with my brothers when I noticed that the gas light was on in my car. I stopped at the UniMart on West College Avenue, but we realized that all we had for gas was spare change. We were about to pay for gas with $5 worth of quarters and dimes, but a kind stranger put down $20

CENTRE DAILY - 2017-11-22 22:10:00

House falls off trailer, blocks North Carolina road

STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Some house movers in North Carolina thought they were getting a jump on the day. Instead, their day got longer when the house they were moving fell off a trailer and onto a road. The North Carolina Highway Patrol told local media outlets that the house was being moved on a r

CLEARFIELD PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 16:01:38

Homeless man charged in burglary

MOUNT POCONO - Homeless man Bernard Defonte Shamel, 31, was charged Wednesday with burglarizing a Snow Shoe Court apartment where police said he was found Tuesday. Shamel, who is suspected to have been entering unoccupied apartments in the area, was placed in Monroe County Correctional Facility in l

POCONO RECORD - 2017-11-22 20:21:35

The Late "Bud" George Wins His Last Mayoral Race in Houtzdale

State Rep. Camille "Bud" George (Provided photo) CLEARFIELD - Even in death, no one can beat Camille "Bud" George. When he passed away in September, popular state representative, George, was serving as Houtzdale mayor. His name appeared on the ballot in that contest for the November election and acc

GANT DAILY - 2017-11-22 05:10:18

Slain Pennsylvania police officer to be laid to rest

NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (AP) - A rookie Pennsylvania police officer will be laid to rest in the community that he served for several months. Officer Brian Shaw's funeral takes place Wednesday at Mount St. Peter Church in New Kensington. It was in the western Pennsylvania town that the 25-year-old was sh

CLEARFIELD PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 12:01:58

Sheriff: Inmate caught after 2nd jail escape within 3 weeks

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say a fugitive has been captured near Atlanta after escaping from the same county jail in Alabama twice within a three-week span. The Coosa County Sheriff's office in Alabama said early Wednesday that 27-year-old Shane Anthony Vernon was taken into custody late Tuesda

CLEARFIELD PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 12:00:01

Woman raises money for homeless man who helped her

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A New Jersey woman who was saved by a homeless man when she ran out of gas in Philadelphia is raising money to help hom. Kate McClure was heading to Philadelphia to visit a friend last month when she ran out of gas on I-95. The Florence Township woman pulled over and began to wor

CLEARFIELD PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 11:33:08

Franklin Police Bust 2 Alleged Heroin-Fentanyl, Meth Dealers

FRANKLIN, NH - A multi-month investigation into alleged drug dealing in Franklin led to the arrest of two people this morning, according to police. Johnathan R. Folsom, 27, of Franklin, was arrested on Nov. 21, 2017, on four counts of sale of a controlled drug and two counts of conspiracy to sell a

PATCH - 2017-11-22 00:35:03

Laconia woman to stand trial for criminal neglect of her grandmother

Rachel Newton, 25, of Laconia, is scheduled to stand trial in February for criminal neglect of an 88-year-old woman who developed a life-threatening bedsore while in Newton's care. LACONIA - A city woman charged with criminal neglect after her grandmother developed a life-threatening bedsore is sc

UNION LEADER - 2017-11-22 21:16:00

My Turn: Sarah Josepha Hale, the godmother of Thanksgiving

Sarah Josepha Hale, best known as the author of “Mary Had a Little Lamb,” should be better known for giving us a national Thanksgiving holiday. According to Time magazine “her lobbying effort to make Thanksgiving a (national) holiday can be traced back to a passage in her 1827 novel Northwood.” The

CONCORD MONITOR - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Tilton police increase focus on security around outlet mall

Police in Tilton said they have increased their focus on security for big crowds expected at shopping centers starting Thursday night because of mass shootings and other incidents around the country. Police said they will be doubling patrols around the Tanger Outlets during the next two days. Offici

WMUR.COM - 2017-11-22 23:34:00

Kevin Landrigan's Granite Status: From TV to Dartmouth- Hitchcock to Congress?

An intriguing new Republican candidate for the Second Congressional District seat could be emerging soon and it would surely shake up what is already a competitive primary. Sources confirm to Granite Status that former Dartmouth-Hitchcock vice president for communications and WMUR political director

UNION LEADER - 2017-11-23 09:59:00

Jasper confirmed as agriculture commissioner with help from Dems

CONCORD - House Speaker Shawn Jasper, R-Hudson, won confirmation as commissioner of agriculture today, setting up a battle to replace him as the New Hampshire Legislature heads into the 2018 legislative session. The two Democrats on the council, Andru Volinsky of Concord and Chris Pappas of Manchest

UNION LEADER - 2017-11-22 19:24:00

Concord Man Indicted On Attempted Murder Charge: Roundup

CONCORD, NH - The following people were indicted recently in Merrimack County Superior Court. Robert Ramalho, 25, lower right, of Blucher Street in Manchester, and Rachel Ribecca, 19, of Dubuque Street in Manchester, for felony organized retail crime enterprise. Between July 1, and Sept. 30, 2017, i

PATCH - 2017-11-22 19:44:54

Colebrook tavern owner irked by Northern Pass listing

CONCORD - A Colebrook business owner is concerned that people seeing his tavern business included in a Northern Pass business directory, even under the tavern's previous name, could steer project opponents from visiting his establishment. "There's a lot of opposition here and I'm trying to run a bus


Parents of N.J. man killed in bike path terror attack plan to sue over lack of barriers

The parents of a New Jersey man fatally run down in the Halloween terror ride along the Hudson River bike path are planning to file the first lawsuit in connection with the attack. Barbara and James Drake filed a notice of claim against the city and the state on Tuesday. Their son, Darren, 32, wa

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-21 23:20:55

The Record names Thanksgiving dinner winners for 2017, honoring their community service

A new mom's first Thankgiving, 10,000 balloons for the Macy's Parade and a firefighters worst and best marathon - all in "7 things to be thankful for in New Jersey on Thanksgiving." John C. Ensslin Caring for an aged friend. Fundraising for fellow servicemen. Giving students what they need for the

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-23 01:16:44

N.J. man, 88, thankful for ride from Port Authority cop after trying to get home walking across GWB

Edward Lewison (r.) and his wife, Constance Hayes (l.), reunited with Port Authority Police Officer Michael Barnable (c.) to thank him for driving him home. When Port Authority Police Officer Michael Barnable spotted a frail 88-year-old man walking, alone, over the George Washington Bridge in middl

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 00:51:36

Credit Cards, Cash Stolen From Locked YMCA Locker: Police

WYCKOFF, NJ - Credit card and cash were stolen from a locked locker at the Wyckoff YMCA Saturday, police said. The Allendale resident reported at 1 p.m. that credit cards and $200 were stolen from his wallet, said Lt. Joseph Soto. The man reported that he locket the wallet while he went swimming. Wh

PATCH - 2017-11-22 21:50:05