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Man shot in Anderson after making racial slur about Martin Luther King Jr., deputy says

An Upstate man was shot in the head Monday after using a racial slur about Martin Luther King Jr., according to a deputy's report from the Anderson County Sheriff's Office. Jimmy Duvall Jr., 60, who is white, told deputies Monday that a black man shot him after Duvall made a comment about the holida

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-01-16 21:17:33

Classes canceled for D50, D52, PTC and Cambridge because of snow threat

Greenwood County school districts 50 and 52 have canceled school Wednesday, as has Cambridge Academy. All campuses of Piedmont Technical College will also be closed. They join a number of other districts, including Laurens County school districts 55 and 56 as well as Newberry County schools, that ha

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 01:01:00

Chase ends in Greenville County when car runs out of gas, troopers say

A brief chase ended in Greenville County Tuesday morning when the suspect's car ran out of gas, according to officials with the South Carolina Highway Patrol. Officials said a trooper tried to pull over a car about 3:15 a.m. on Highway 25 at Highway 123. They said the car did not stop and there was

WYFF4.COM - 2018-01-16 19:30:00

Snow forecast: Greenville Schools to make closing decision Wednesday morning

UPDATE: The National Weather Service is predicting the Upstate may see upwards of 2.5-3 inches of snow overnight and into Wednesday. Meteorologist Scott Krentz said rain will start between 10 and 11 p.m. Tuesday night and will eventually switch over to a mix of rain and snow between midnight and 5 a

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-01-16 11:47:37

Documents show new information in Sheriff Will Lewis lawsuit

Savanah Nabors claims Sheriff Will Lewis sexually assaulted her and wrongfully fired her Updated: 6:20 PM EST Jan 16, 2018 Former employee of Sheriff Will Lewis, Savanah Nabors, filed a lawsuit in October claiming the sheriff sexually assaulted her then wrongfully fired her. New documents in the

WYFF4.COM - 2018-01-16 23:20:00

Upstate drivers prepare for winter weather

Upstate drivers brace for impact as the threat of winter weather closes in. Snow is expected to hit the Upstate after midnight on Wednesday. According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, more than 200 accidents were reported on Upstate roads during the winter storm in December, and officials hope

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-01-17 07:37:00

7 people taken to hospital after Greenville Co. crash

Our crew at the scene is reporting that the crash, which happened around 8:45 p.m., involved two SUVs and a car. The road was reportedly partially blocked. South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. Our crew at the scene is reporting that the crash, which happened around 8:45 p.m., in

WSPA.COM - 2018-01-16 02:47:31

Snow expected to make earlier arrival in parts of Upstate

Mountains will see snow by 8 p.m. Updated: 2:14 PM EST Jan 16, 2018 Mountains will see snow by 8 p.m. GREENVILLE, S.C. - The snow expected in parts of the Upstate may arrive earlier than previously predicted. WYFF News 4 Chief Meteorologist John Cessarich and meteorologist Chris Justus say the sno

WYFF4.COM - 2018-01-16 19:14:00

Mom-daughter duo fend off armed carjackers with hot cocoa

WOODBRIDGE, Va. - Police in the Virginia suburbs of the nation's capital say two would-be carjackers fled from their intended victims when a splash of hot cocoa and a dash of resourcefulness entered the mix. Police in Prince William County, Virginia, said in a statement that a 50-year-old woman exit

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-17 01:29:33

Carjackers Foiled By Hot Chocolate In Woodbridge: Police

WOODBRIDGE, VA-Two armed would-be carjackers received a jolting comeuppance at the hands of two swashbuckling women late Saturday night outside the 7-Eleven at 15052 Cardinal Drive, according to Prince William County Police. Namely, they defended their car with a swing of a bag and a thrown cup of p

PATCH - 2018-01-16 20:02:33

Vatican designates northern Virginia church as a basilica

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia - The Vatican has designated a historic Catholic church in northern Virginia as a basilica. Arlington Bishop Michael Burbidge announced the designation during services Sunday at St. Mary Catholic Church in Old Town Alexandria, which traces its history back to George Washington.

CRUXNOW.COM - 2018-01-15 19:49:09

Crime Report: Multiple Thefts, Hit & Runs and 2 Assaults

A week after a fight between two employees at the Northern Virginia Pediatrics Center, the medical office is again in the City of Falls Church crime report, this time for larceny from an employee-only area. Other thefts in this week's report included an item stolen from the basketball court at 24-Ho

FALLS CHURCH NEWS-PRESS - 2018-01-16 16:37:33

Former CIA Officer Arrested For Retaining Classified Information

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - A former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) officer was arrested last night on charges of unlawful retention of national defense information. Jerry Chun Shing Lee, aka "Zhen Cheng Li", 53, was arrested after arriving at John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens, New York. Lee,

BREAKING911.COM - 2018-01-16 22:43:04

Trump Hotel Hit With Poop Emojis, Vulgarity | PatchPM

Share-worthy stories from the Virginia/DC Patch network to talk about tonight: Video shows someone projected the word "S---HOLE" onto a wall of the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., the same word President Donald Trump reportedly used to describe Haiti, El Salvador and African countries

PATCH - 2018-01-16 21:39:02

UPDATED: Snowy commute possible Wednesday morning

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory from 9 p.m. tonight through 9 a.m. Wednesday morning ahead of the threat of snow overnight. The weather service says there's potential for hazardous conditions for the Wednesday morning commute due snow and limited visibilities throug

FAUQUIER TIMES-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-16 18:30:00

News Driver in stolen car leads police on chase through Triangle

Police tell us they chased a man accused of hopping into an idling car in the early morning hours of Monday and stealing it, leading police on a chase through Triangle. From a press release: Strong-Armed Robbery * ARREST | Hit & Run and Felony Eluding * NEW INCIDENT - On January 14 at 12:34AM, off

POTOMACLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-16 22:56:57

Detectives looking into death of man found with severe head trauma in Little Neck

An unidentified man was found dead with a massive head wound in Little Neck on Tuesday morning, police said. On Jan. 16 at around 9:42 a.m., officers from the 111th Precinct responded to a call to assist Nassau County Police at 255-09 Northern Blvd., where they discovered an unidentified male uncons

QNS.COM - 2018-01-17 02:00:21

New American restaurant Perennial opens in Garden City

House-cured bacon, a beet cocktail, local monkfish and radish-top pesto all make appearances inside a sleek new American restaurant in Garden City. Chef Peter Mistretta has opened Perennial on Franklin Avenue after nearly a year of planning and build out. An alum of one of Manhattan's most celebrat

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-16 13:00:00

Man found dead with massive head wound in Queens

A man died Tuesday after he was found with a massive head injury on a Queens street, police said. Both NYPD officers and cops from the Nassau County Police Department were called to Northern Blvd. near 221st St. in Bayside - a short distance from the Long Island border - about 9:40 a.m. They foun

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-16 19:51:28

Nassau cops seek escaped prisoner in Hempstead Village

A prisoner in a Nassau police vehicle escaped Tuesday and eluded a search, authorities said. During an investigation, detectives arrested the suspect, a male, but he escaped from a police car about 3:45 p.m. on Franklin Avenue in Hempstead Village, said Det. Lt. Rich LeBrun. The suspect ran away and

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-17 03:07:42