Monthly Archives: May 2019

  • Kentucky governor gets election-eve boost from Trump

    Kentucky governor gets election-eve boost from Trump LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — President Donald Trump refers to Gov. Matt Bevin as his “good friend” and urges Kentucky Republicans to support the governor’s reelection in a recorded phone message on the eve of the state’s primary election. Bevin’s campaign says Trump’s…

  • The Latest: 2020 candidates mourn transgender woman’s death

    The Latest: 2020 candidates mourn transgender woman’s death DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on a transgender woman found dead in Texas (all times local): 5 p.m. Democratic presidential candidates are mourning a 23-year-old transgender woman in Texas who authorities say was the victim of “homicidal violence.” Dallas police Monday…

  • The Latest: Teen accused in gun case pleads not guilty

    The Latest: Teen accused in gun case pleads not guilty PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on an armed student who was tackled at a Portland, Oregon, school (all times local): 3 p.m. A high school senior who authorities say brought a shotgun to a Portland, Oregon, school but…

  • Owego police officer makes connection with neighborhood kids

    Owego police officer makes connection with neighborhood kids OWEGO (WBNG) — Police officers are needed in every community, but Owego is especially grateful for its department. Warm temperatures brought the kids of East Temple Street out to play kickball and football on Sunday evening. That was until a car…

  • 3 handwritten wills found in Aretha Franklin’s home

    3 handwritten wills found in Aretha Franklin’s home PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A lawyer says three handwritten wills have been found in the Detroit-area home of Aretha Franklin, months after her death, including one that was discovered under cushions in the living room. The latest one is dated March…

  • Prosecutor: Woman admits threatening to kill Trump

    Prosecutor: Woman admits threatening to kill Trump WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia woman has acknowledged that she threatened to kill President Donald Trump. A prosecutor said Monday that 25-year-old Taryn Corrinne Henthorn of Middlebourne pleaded guilty in federal court in Wheeling. Authorities say Henthorn made the threat…

  • Lawyer: Three handwritten wills are found in Aretha Franklin’s Michigan home, months after famous singer’s death.

    Lawyer: Three handwritten wills are found in Aretha Franklin’s Michigan home, months after famous singer’s death. PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — Lawyer: Three handwritten wills are found in Aretha Franklin’s Michigan home, months after famous singer’s death. The post Lawyer: Three handwritten wills are found in Aretha Franklin’s Michigan home,…

  • Man gets 40 years for starting shooting that killed boy

    Man gets 40 years for starting shooting that killed boy MIAMI (AP) — A 21-year-old Florida man has been sentenced to four decades in prison for starting a gunfight that killed a 6-year-old boy. The Miami Herald reports Irwen Pressley was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty to murder. Miami-Dade…

  • Troy murder trial jury selected, opening statements Tuesday

    Troy murder trial jury selected, opening statements Tuesday TROY – Opening statements will be delivered Tuesday in a Rensselaer County Supreme Court in a murder case involving the death of a man during a 2016 burglary of his North Central apartment. A jury of four men and eight women…

  • Was Timothy Dean the gunman in the hoodie? Neighbors testify at Sodus double-murder trial

    Was Timothy Dean the gunman in the hoodie? Neighbors testify at Sodus double-murder trial Sodus double homicide suspect Timothy Dean's trial began Monday at Wayne County Court.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Was Timothy Dean the gunman in the hoodie? Neighbors testify at Sodus double-murder…