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Reckless driver call turns police pursuit of intoxicated man, drug charges

FORNEY, Texas - A report of a reckless driver late Friday night turned police chase when the intoxicated driver failed to stop for police. The man, identified as 32-year-old Martin Almanzo Garcia, now faces charges for driving while intoxicated, evading arrest or detention with a vehicle, and posses

INFORNEY.COM - 2018-01-14 17:38:00

LIST: North Texas cancellations, closings and delays due to wintry weather

Several North Texas school districts on Monday afternoon began canceling and delaying classes and activities for Tuesday due to concerns over wintry weather. Here's a running list: Athens ISD Corsicana ISD Closed Tuesday Ennis ISD Eustace ISD Hillsboro Public Schools Opening at 10 a.m. Iredell ISD O

WFAA - 2018-01-15 22:42:29

NBC5 Forecast: Wintry weather returns late Monday, could be icy for Tuesday AM commute

From NBC5 meteorologist Brian James - There have been some subtle changes to the going forecast ... but those subtle changes have big implications on how much wintry precipitation we see. The biggest difference is the amount of moisture available. It now appears most of the moisture will stay farthe

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-15 00:38:02

Shooting at Garland Home Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Injured

Garland police found two people shot at a home early Monday, one of whom later died at the hospital, police say. Police found a 22-year-old and a 15-year-old shot in the front of the house in the 1600 block of Mosswood Court about 3:30 a.m., police say. The 22-year-old died shortly after arriving at

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-01-15 12:53:08

1 killed, 2 teens injured in Garland shooting

GARLAND -- One person is dead and two others are injured after a shooting at a house in Garland early Monday morning. Officers were called to 1613 Mosswood Court, off North Jupiter Road, at about 3:30 a.m. They found two people suffering from gunshot wounds inside, a 22-year-old and a 15-year-old, b

WFAA - 2018-01-15 13:12:29

Police Chase Ends With Crash in Dallas

Texas State Troopers, Dallas Sheriff's Office and Dallas Police Department are all working a major crash that happened after a police chase. Texas DPS Officers were involved in a chase with a suspected stolen vehicle in Dallas. DPS Officers then ask for assistance from Dallas Police and Dallas Sheri

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-01-15 23:57:37

Woman found dead after emergency workers put out house fire in Far East Dallas

Firefighters recovered the body of an elderly woman Sunday morning after putting out a house fire in Far East Dallas. Another woman was rescued and taken to a hospital for complaints consistent with smoke inhalation, said Jason Evans, a spokesman for Dallas Fire-Rescue. Emergency crews responded to

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-14 15:16:28

Play All Day For $7 At Main Event Entertainment

Dallas, TX (Restaurant News Release) Main Event is the ultimate entertainment destination for fun, with everything from bowling to laser tag to more than 100 of the latest video games. Main Event has it all, and now guests can have it all at a value that can't be beat. Beginning Tuesday, Jan. 16, FU


Clerk Refuses Counterfeit Bill; Man Presents Another One: Cops

GLEN ELLYN, IL - Glen Ellyn Police say a suspect presented what appeared to be a fake $100 bill for payment and then presented a fake $50 bill when the cashier refused the first bill. The incident took place at Jewel-Osco, located at 599 Roosevelt Rd. According to police, one suspect paid with a co

PATCH - 2018-01-15 22:41:21

Chesterbrook Academy Preschool Students Donate Over 100 Gifts

Students at Chesterbrook Academy Preschool in Lisle recently donated over 100 gifts to the Salvation Army's Angel Tree program. Students and their families collected toys, clothes and personal care items to benefit children in need from DuPage County. Chesterbrook Academy families loaded the gifts i

PATCH - 2018-01-16 00:56:34

Residential Fire Kills Man, 67, In Wheaton

WHEATON, IL - A Wheaton man was found deceased after a fire broke out in his home Saturday morning. Fire crews arrived at the home in the 1000 block of S. Gables at approximately 8:30 a.m. to battle the blaze. According to a release from the village, Joseph Shimkus, 67, was found dead inside the hom

PATCH - 2018-01-15 21:20:21

KJO Foundation Announces Available Scholarships for 2018

Just as Kelli O'Laughlin created ripples of joy, positively impacting others around her and, in turn, others around them, through her kindness and good works, the scholarship fund in her name is widening its impact on young people throughout the area. The Kelli Joy O'Laughlin Memorial Fund is expand

PATCH - 2018-01-15 17:38:50

Go Snowshoeing At Lyman Woods In Downers Grove

DOWNERS GROVE, IL - When it comes to fun winter activities, snowshoeing isn't always the first thing that comes to mind. If you've never gone snowshoeing, you'll be glad to now that you can rent a pair of snowshoes and hit the trails at Lyman Woods in Downers Grove. Lyman Woods offers both independ

PATCH - 2018-01-16 03:59:46

Two-year closure starts Monday on Cicero Avenue near Midway

An estimated two-year closure starts Monday night on lanes of Cicero Avenue near Midway International Airport for airport improvement projects. Starting Monday, one lane of traffic will be closed in both directions on Cicero between 56th and 61st streets, according to the Chicago Department of Aviat

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-16 00:04:00

The Y - Reframe New Year's Resolutions in 2018

Along with singing "Auld Lang Syne" at the start of the New Year, making resolutions is a tradition for millions of Americans. However, while choosing a resolution can be easy, sticking to it can be impossible. A 2014 YMCA survey found that less than a quarter of respondents kept their resolutions.

POSITIVELYNAPERVILLE.COM - 2018-01-16 02:04:44

Naperville Man Uses Fake Gun To Rob Woodridge Dry Cleaners: Cops

WOODRIDGE, IL - Police arrested a Naperville man after they caught him in the act using a fake handgun to rob a laundry service in Woodridge on Jan. 3. James Dougherty, 27, was charged with aggravated robbery in the incident, which took place at Choice Cleaners, 3540 Seven Bridges Dr., Woodridge. P

PATCH - 2018-01-15 23:41:41

Waldorf house fire leaves one dog dead

WALDORF, Md. - On January 15 at 10:23 a.m., units responded to a dispatch call for a house fire located on Valery Court of Waldorf. Initial reports stated that one subject and one dog were trapped in the house. Arriving units reported that flames were not visible from the house but it was filled wi

BAY NET - 2018-01-15 16:41:28

Waldorf Man Charged in Murder of 23-Year-Old District Heights Man

Darius Wilson, 26, of Waldorf Prince George's County Police Homicide Unit detectives identified and arrested a suspect in connection with a homicide in the city of District Heights in November of 2017. The suspect is 26-year-old Darius Wilson of the 2000 block of Amber Leaf Place in Waldorf. He's ac

SMNEWSNET.COM - 2018-01-14 16:01:54

Waldorf Man Arrested and Charged with Killing His Mother

Mario Marchell Dunn, 32, of Waldorf Charles County Sheriff's detectives arrested Mario Marchell Dunn, 32, of Waldorf, in connection with the murder of his mother, Swanda Ruegenea Dunn, 57, of Waldorf. Swanda's body was found on January 11, 2018, on Old Washington Road near Smallwood Drive. Dunn is a


Charles County man suspected of murdering his own mother, found dead on side of road in Waldorf

WALDORF, Md. - A Charles County man has been arrested after police say he killed his mom, who was found dead on the side of a road Thursday night. Charles County Sheriff says Mario Dunn stabbed his mother while she was behind the wheel, driving them home. They say he threw her body out of the car on