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New Year's revelers begin to pack Times Square

Their website explains that the $40M project was paid for by the NYC Department of Transportation and with additional funding from the federal government. New Y...


Father criticizes 'friends' of mother who died on Facebook live

Herndon's uncle, Jeffrey Herndon, said on video broadcast on WNYT Television that the views for the video went from two or three to "too many for it to be such ...


Plane collision leaves 2 dead in McKinney

North Custer Road is closed from Virginia Parkway to Bedford Lane, and it is unclear when it'll reopen, McKinney police said. Investigators said the Aero Countr...


British Olympian Mo Farah to be Knighted

They have been nominated for the Queen's New Year Honours list - a special list which helps to recognise the people who made a difference to their community, or...


Manhunt underway for suspect in shooting death of Pennsylvania state trooper

The area was shut down Friday night, and police officers were searching for the suspect on the ground and in a helicopter, WTAJ reported . People who live in...


Russian envoys leave U.S. after hack sanctions

In a press conference at this Mar-a-Lago club in Florida during this New Year's Eve party, Trump talked about Russian Federation, hackers, and admitted that com...


Raptors arrest two-game slide and send Lakers to third straight loss

Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey , true to his word, looked far and wide for a solution to Patterson's absence and with about two minutes to go in the third ...


Risk of tornadoes threaten Louisiana as severe weather moves through South

Flights in Houston were grounded for a time, resulting in delays throughout the morning. "Whether it was straight-line winds or tornadoes, that will have to be ...


Brazil gunman kills ex-wife, son and 10 others in Campinas

MONTREAL • A Sunwing pilot was arrested after being found intoxicated in a plane he was about to manoeuvre out of Calgary airport in Canada. According to loca...


As cold weather warms, freezing rain warning goes into effect

TEMPS DROP MIDWEEK: After a high around midnight, temperatures fall throughout the day on Wednesday into the low to mid 30s and stay there heading into the w...


Police cancel Amber Alert for Mercer County infant

Troopers caution drivers to approach the SUV if you see it. Anyone with information is being asked to call police by dialing 911. Velazquez-Rupert was arrai...


16-year-old girl shot, killed by teen boy in her home

County police said officers were called around 2 a.m.to a house in the 4800 block of Knoll Glen Road in Ellicott City . She entered and saw the suspect, who fi...


Services set for slain Pennsylvania Trooper Landon Weaver

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Jaffa Shrine Center, with Rev. He was married in June. He'll be buried at Fairview Cemetery in Martins...


ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack

Police believed there was only one gunman, he said, although some eyewitness reports mentioned multiple attackers. The private Dogan news agency says the op...


Malik Hooker making jump to National Football League draft

Hooker recorded seven interceptions, three for touchdowns, and 74 tackles in 13 games en route to unanimous All-American honors this season. As you can see, M...


Couple found dead on Florida highway with young sons unharmed in vehicle

Medical examiners will conduct autopsies to ascertain the causes of their mysterious deaths. Volusia County Sheriff's Office spokesman Andrew Gant told the Or...


Arkansas Woman (Keiana Herndon) Dies on Facebook Live (Video Report)

Keiana Herndon , 26, was in the middle of telling her roughly 3,400 Facebook friends that she meant to go back to school when she started to feel ill. An autops...


Arizona couple welcomes twins in 2016 and 2017

San Diego: Twin girls were born at Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns in Kearny Mesa . See KPNX-TV's full story . The average babies that a...


More than 50 killed in Brazil prison riot

At least 18 inmates were killed during an uprising in the notorious Pedrinhas prison in the northeastern state of Maranhao. Footage released by Em Tempo , ...


3 things to know for the Taxslayer Bowl

Roughly a quarter of Johnson's pass attempts (24.2 percent) cover either zero air yards from the line of scrimmage or are backward passes. Kickoff at Everba...


In rarity, North Carolina's big four schools all lose on same day

It's an ugly stat sheet, but from my side, it was an ugly game". Jackson led UNC with 16, but missed all five of his 3-point attempts. "This football team i...


Man suspected of killing Pennsylvania state trooper is dead

Court records reported by PennLive .com revealed he was now awaiting trial on charges filed in December for theft, receiving stolen property, unauthorized us...


Rose Bowl vs #9 USC Trojans

The redshirt freshman finished his first regular season with 2,633 yards, a 68% completion rate, 26 touchdowns and eight interceptions, stellar numbers for any ...


New England gets ready for major snowstorm

A winter storm warning has been posted for much of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. According to Rich Norton of the National Weather Service in Caribou, mo...


Kellyanne Conway's husband eyed for solicitor general post

Before concentrating on the now strained relationship between President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Conway touched on the presid...


More Snow Forecast For Willamette Valley On New Year's Day

Look for increasing clouds Saturday night, with a low around 9 and wind chill values as low as minus 5. Winds gusting up to 30 miles per hour. The low Sunday ...


Bills' Manuel to start over Taylor at quarterback

He was involved in a minor auto accident December 24 before Buffalo's 34-31 overtime loss to the Miami Dolphins. The Bills fired Rex Ryan during the week ...


Hollywood Sign Changed to 'Hollyweed' To Celebrate California Legalizing Marijuana

Here's a photo of the end-result. Police will be treating the incident as a misdemeanour trespassing, but Sgt. Juneayu said they have no suspects. A vandal,...


Times Square New Year's Eve 2017 Performers

According to the official website of Times Square , the first ball was lowered from the flagpole that sat on top of One Times Square in 1907. There are so m...


'I want to play for another two to three years'

The 35-year-old Federer took a trip to Cottesloe beach in Perth and said he's intent on riding the competitive wave for a few more years. Addressing fans at...


North Carolina GOP's Attempt To Limit The New Governor's Powers Halted

A judge granted Governor-elect Roy Cooper's request on Friday for a temporary restraining order to block a law passed by the state legislature last week while h...


Coast Guard: No Debris Found in Search for Missing Plane

As reported by Weather.com, the winds began to dissipate on Friday morning. While searchers found no debris, it is unknown why the plane vanished from the r...


Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch is related to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

With Cumberbatch and co-star Martin Freeman having achieved Hollywood stardom - Cumberbatch in Marvel's Doctor Strange and other films, Freeman in the Hobbit ...


Minimum Wage Workers See Pay Increases In New Year

MI workers who make the minimum wage are getting a 40-cents-an-hour raise. Other significant increases include ME, where the wage will increase $1.50, to $9 p...


Drinking in 2017: Tips to stay safe on New Year's Eve

STEP ONE: Stop feeling guilty, anxious or cranky. If your best intentions of sobriety are forgotten in the excitement of saying farewell to 2016, you want it to...