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Two arrested in connection with aggravated robbery, beating of man in apartment parking lot in Forney

FORNEY, Texas - Two men were arrested in connection with an aggravated robbery of a man on January 14, 2018, and are being held in the Kaufman County Jail on $100,000 bonds. Early Sunday morning, a male victim sought treatment at Dallas Regional Medical Center in Mesquite, Texas, after being held at

INFORNEY.COM - 2018-01-16 15:49:00

Zoe Hastings murder trial: Jury will continue deliberations Thursday

DALLAS - A Dallas County jury will continue deliberations Thursday morning in the trial of a Dallas man accused of capital murder in the abduction and stabbing of 18-year-old Zoe Hastings. If convicted, Antonio Cochran would automatically be sentenced to life in prison. To find him guilty of capital

WFAA - 2018-01-17 23:20:29

Jackpot: 677 pounds of marijuana found in RV

TRIP CUT SHORT - The Wise County Sheriff's Office discovered 677 pounds of marijuana in an RV headed from California to Dallas. Photo courtesy of Wise County Sheriff's Office A traffic stop Sunday led to one of the largest marijuana busts in Wise County in recent memory. Wise County Sheriff Lane Aki

WCMESSENGER.COM - 2018-01-17 22:24:03

For Dallas' homeless, Tuesday's cold front was a matter of life or death

The mounds on the sidewalk looked like piles of discarded bedding, but under each blanket was someone trying to survive Dallas' coldest night in seven years. The brutal cold front that rolled into the city Tuesday caused overnight temperatures to plunge to 13 degrees - the kind of cold that can kil

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-18 02:25:39

Former Mesquite officer facing excessive force lawsuit

MESQUITE, Texas - A man who was shot by a former Mesquite police officer is suing him and the city. Former officer Derick Wiley was responding to a burglary call when he shot and wounded Lyndo Jones. Jones was unarmed and in his own truck. He had accidentally set off the alarm. The lawsuit claims th

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 15:26:00

Man accused of raping woman in her northeast Dallas home arrested

A man accused of going into a woman's home, sexually assaulting her and threatening her with a knife for an extended period of time has been arrested. Dewayne Turner The woman reported about 6 p.m. Friday that she was sexually assaulted at her home in the 6200 block of Melody Lane, not far from S

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-17 01:52:00

Former pastor conned people into thinking he was an FBI big wig

When Shawn Lawson flashed his FBI badge, people believed he was the real deal. As one victim noted, he was older. And convincing. But Lawson, 79, was never a federal agent and his badge was fake. He's a former Baptist preacher who's been conning people for decades - including his own congregations a

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-17 23:05:51

City of Dallas Signs Off on More Than $2 Million for School Crossing Guards

The Dallas City Council agreed Wednesday afternoon to pick up the tab for the now defunct Dallas County Schools' school crossing guard program through the end of the 2017-18 school year. The city will pay $2.4 million out of its general and reserve funds to continue the program, which the dissolutio

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2018-01-18 10:00:00

Staff members find bullet at Oneida City school

According to Superintendent Mary-Margaret Zehr, administration was immediately notified about the bullet and law enforcement was contacted. Madison County Sheriff's Dept. conducted a sweep of the school. From the investigation, officials found that the bullet was brought to school by a student.

WKTV - 2018-01-18 05:00:00

Ithaca band finds bigger local stage

When Terry Burns and Ron Kristy take the stage Saturday for the Cooperstown Concert Series, they said they already know they will have some fans in attendance. Regulars of the Cot and Cracker house series of concerts in nearby Schuyler Lake, the husband-and-wife musicians from Ithaca will return for

COOPERCRIER.COM - 2018-01-18 11:00:00

2 facing drug charges in Herkimer

On Dec. 13, 30-year-old Tiffany Locash was arrested and charged with two counts of felony third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance for allegedly selling heroin. On Jan. 9, 30-year-old Brittny Betti of Ilion was charged with two counts of felony third-degree criminal sale of a controll

WKTV - 2018-01-16 21:07:00

Sylvan Beach flooding worst in at least 50 years -- and it's not over

Syracuse, N.Y. -- The weekend flooding that forced the evacuation of at least 100 people in Sylvan Beach is the worst in at least 50 years, the village administrator said. "It's the worst I've ever seen, and I grew up here," said Joe Benedict, 54. "This is probably four to five times as bad as it us

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 20:23:01

YOUR VIEWS: Letters to the editor

Let's give Haiti respect it deserves During one of the pauses in his campaigns to dominate Europe. Napoleon Bonaparte turned his attention to the Americas where France already controlled the vast Louisiana Territory and the colony of Haiti. Using these possesions as a base he hoped to expand French

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-18 09:00:00

Utica police seek man suspect of stealing from pharmacy

UTICA - The Utica Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a robbery suspect. Police say the man picture in the surveillance video below allegedly stole medication from Walmart in north Utica on Jan. 11. Police say a similar incident also occurred at the Rite Aid pharmacy in

WKTV - 2018-01-16 18:12:00

Stefanik, lawmakers call on Trump to acknowledge climate change as a security threat

U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik answers questions during an event in April 2017 at the Lyons Falls Library. (Photo provided - Amanda Morrison, Watertown Daily Times) U.S. Rep. Elise M. Stefanik, along with more than 100 of her colleagues in the House of Representatives, is calling on President Donald J.

ADIRONDACK DAILY ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Canastota Corner: New Year's housekeeping

Now that we have the holidays buttoned up we can turn our attention and minds to other things. Such as taxes, water bills, balancing our checkbook and trying to get the 2017 affairs in order so that we can get our sights on the new year. Receipts have to be sorted and filed. There have to be copies

ONEIDA DISPATCH - 2018-01-17 05:00:00

Jury fails to convict four men in Roosevelt Park murder

Only a handful of people know for sure what happened in Buffalo's Roosevelt Park on that cold December day eight years ago. Yes, Jabril Harper died, the victim of two gunshot wounds to the head. But the allegations of a murder-for-profit scheme have always gone unproven. After a nearly three-month t

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-17 23:13:21

Buffalo man pleads guilty to possession of child pornography involving prepubescent minor

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Buffalo man has pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography involving a prepubescent minor. Michael V. Secchiaroli, 32, of Buffalo, faces a maximum of 20 years in prison and a fine of $250,000 when he is sentenced May 1. According to the assistant U.S. attorney handlin

WIVB - 2018-01-17 22:16:12

Movie openings, screenings (Jan. 18-25)

Armie Hammer, left, and Timothee Chalamet star in the critically acclaimed drama "Call me By Your Name." (Sony Pictures Classics) "12 Strong." Starring Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, William Fichtner and Elsa Pataky. Directed by Nicolai Fuglsig. Under the leadership of a new captain, a Special Fo

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-18 12:00:00

Suspect found hiding in washing machine

A Dunkirk man has been arrested following an investigation into a robbery and assault last year. According to Dunkirk Police, Fernando Martinez Jr., 37, of 136 Lincoln Ave., has been charged with second-degree robbery and third-degree assault. It is alleged that Martinez forcibly stole an undisclo

OBSERVER TODAY - 2018-01-17 08:00:00