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Rangers still in WC hunt

Cole Hamels has a long history of winning down the stretch, and he gave the Texas Rangers exactly what they needed Thursday night. Hamels dominated for eight innings, Adrian Beltre and Shin-Soo Choo went deep and the Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 4-2 to hang around the AL wild-card hunt.

PARIS NEWS - 2017-09-22 16:42:00

The Caleb Larson Memorial Foundation holds tenth rodeo fundraiser

The tenth annual Memorial Ranch Rodeo for the Caleb Larson Foundation Cowbin' for the Kids will take place this weekend at the Young County Arena with a multitude of events. The Caleb Larson Foundation nonprofit was started by Brandi Larson in 2008 as a memorial for her son, Caleb Larson, who was di

GRAHAM LEADER - 2017-09-22 19:49:37

City's September sales tax rebate continues upward trend

The city of Graham's sales tax rebate dropped 4.5 percent this month, compared with the same month last year, after three months in a row of rebates that were up over the previous year. Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing

GRAHAM LEADER - 2017-09-22 19:44:42

Graham Area United Way kicks off 2017 fundraising season

Graham Area United Way has raised a third of their newly announced 2017 goal of $118,000, through the efforts of local organizations. The organization had already raised $40,525, it was announced during the drive's official kick-off Tuesday. United Way supports 14 local agencies in Graham they alloc

GRAHAM LEADER - 2017-09-22 19:42:58

Motorcyclist dies in hit-and-run after slamming into a box truck

A 28-year-old motorcyclist was killed Sunday when he ran into the back of a box truck in Staten Island, authorities said. The man was riding along West Service Road near Victory Blvd in Travis when he collided with the truck just after 11 a.m. The injured motorcyclist was taken to Staten Island Univ

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-24 20:56:18

A city betrayed: Patersonians sound off on their disgraced mayor

PATERSON - Mildre Rivera used to think Jose "Joey" Torres was a good mayor. The 54-year-old Paterson woman shared the same Puerto Rican heritage as Torres, the city's first Hispanic mayor, and she took pride in seeing him at Latino community events. But her feelings changed in light of Torres' guilt

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-24 16:22:22

Jeffrey Dean Morgan accidentally reveals Hilarie Burton is pregnant with a girl

Oops! "Walking Dead" star Jeffrey Dean Morgan accidentally let slip Sunday that he and wife Hilarie Burton are expecting a baby girl. Morgan broke the news at the "Supernatural" convention in Secaucus, New Jersey, where he spoke to fans of the long-running CW show. After the event, he confirmed

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-25 04:28:03

Murder confessions led to convictions in 1996, but DNA now puts them under scrutiny

Why would anyone confess to a murder they didn't commit? That question goes straight to the heart of the case of Eric Kelley and Ralph W. Lee, two men who 24 years ago confessed to the robbery and murder of Tito Merino, just days after the Peruvian immigrant's body was found in the back room of a P

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-25 09:06:02

High School marching band becomes one of the best in US

PASSAIC, N.J. (AP) - The fire started in the kitchen at 7 a.m. on Aug. 13. It burned up nearly everything - the sofa, all of Julie Vazquez's clothes, even the fancy case that held her flute. After the fire, Vazquez's parents returned to the apartment and retrieved the flute, undamaged and shiny. Thr

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-09-24 14:19:11

Man beats up woman while trying to snatch cell phone on subway

This man beat up a 39-year-old woman as he tried to steal her cell phone aboard a Brooklyn subway train, police said. The victim was riding a southbound Q train when the man approached and tried to rip the phone from her hand around 3 p.m. Sept. 15. When the woman began to resist, the brute began pu

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-24 21:07:59

Brain Health Fair shows how wellness can change lives

Luisa "Cookie" Redondo is healthier and happier version of the person she used to be, and now she's helping others make that transformation, too. "I feel wonderful; I'm optimistic," says Redondo, 68, of Jersey City. "Zumba changed my life completely." Redondo was in North Bergen on Saturday to lead

NJ.COM - 2017-09-24 20:28:29

Walk for suicide prevention brings heartbroken together in Secaucus

SECAUCUS -- Family and friends who have suffered the loss of a loved one to suicide walked to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in Mill Creek Point Park in Secaucus on Saturday. "We couldn't see it coming at all," said Kathleen Caraballo, of Hapatcong Hills, whose son Michael Ca

NJ.COM - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

Killer who dodged death row, duped William F. Buckley Jr. dies in prison at 83

RAMSEY - The confessed killer of a high school cheerleader 60 years ago, who won five years of freedom by duping conservative commentator William F. Buckley Jr., has died in a California prison. Edgar H. Smith, 83, died March 20, according to a brief notice posted on the Evins Funeral Home website.

NJ.COM - 2017-09-25 11:05:00

Struggling to stay afloat financially, NJ Transit has spent millions on empty office space

NJ Transit, the state transportation agency that has consistently struggled to get adequate funding to keep its trains and buses running, has spent nearly $5 million since 2015 to lease and renovate a vacant floor in its Newark headquarters. Now the agency is poised to spend millions more to purchas

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-25 09:00:01

Inside the 'luxury' villa at the heart of the Menendez bribery trial (PHOTOS)

Did U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez accept bribes in the form of private plane flights to a "luxury" villa in the Caribbean? Or was he just visiting a good friend at his family home? That is one of the questions the jury is considering in Menendez's ongoing bribery trial in federal court in Newark. The Ne

NJ.COM - 2017-09-25 11:15:25

Man attempts suicide, turns out to be wanted for murder

Cops and paramedics worked tirelessly to save a man who tried to kill himself at Grand Central Terminal on Sunday - only to discover that he's wanted for murder in Delaware, sources said. Rondell Veal, 36, attempted to slash his wrists and neck just days after police in Newark, DE, found his wife, S

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-25 01:06:55

'Real Talk Thursdays' returns, serves up dose of electoral politics in South Ward

NEWARK -- With an approaching governor's race and local elections next year, a South Ward high school is trying to encourage civil discourse and voter engagement in the community. "Real Talk Thursdays," a series of weekly conversations at the school hosted by the Weequahic High School Black History

NJ.COM - 2017-09-24 13:00:00

Scenes from Union's Mayor's Day 5K

UNION, NJ - More than 275 runners and walkers took to the track Sunday morning for the Mayor's Day 5k and Kid's Run event, sponsored by Union's Chamber of Commerce. A portion of the proceeds of the event are earmarked to help defray the medical expenses of a local family, the Lacerda's, who experien

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

Emerge NJ's Women of Achievement Annual Fall Gala

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Emerge NJ is hosting their second Women of Achievement Fall Gala at Mayfair Farms in West Orange, on October 12, 2017 at 7 pm. Emerge NJ is honoring Assemblywoman Sheila Oliver (potentially the next Lieutenant Governor), Tammy Murphy the potential 1st lady of the state, Marguerite

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-25 02:45:00

Nearly 1000 Brave the Heat to Attend 27th Annual Mayor's 5K Run/Walk

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The nearly 1000 supporters participating in the 27th annual Mayor's 5K Run/Walk to "break the silence" on ovarian cancer overcame temperatures more typical of mid-August on Sunday morning. The event, coordinated through the partnership of the Downtown West Orange Alliance (DWOA) an

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-25 01:11:00