Man sentenced for aggravated vehicular assault

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Michael R. Brownell, 52 of Northumberland, has been sentenced to prison for aggravated vehicular assault after a hit-and-run crash during Americade Weekend in 2021. The Saratoga County District Attorney’s Office said Brownell was sentenced to three to nine years in a state correctional facility. Get the latest news, weather, sports, and… Continue reading Man sentenced for aggravated vehicular assault

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Cook County prosecutors were ‘motivated by racial discrimination’ during murder case jury selection: appellate court

CHICAGO — The Illinois Appellate Court this week found that prosecutors in the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office were “motivated by racial discrimination” when they dismissed a Black woman from the jury pool in a murder case that centered around the killing of a federal informant. In an order made public Tuesday, the court reversed… Continue reading Cook County prosecutors were ‘motivated by racial discrimination’ during murder case jury selection: appellate court

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Family seeks answers after father’s remains lost in the mail

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. — An Arlington Heights lost his father suddenly last year. Now, his father’s remains are missing as well. Daniel McGuire grew up in Arlington Heights. “He was a big guy, 6’5. Everyone called him ‘Big Mac,’” his son Colin McGuire said. “My dad was a best friend to me and he was… Continue reading Family seeks answers after father’s remains lost in the mail

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Husband of teacher killed in Texas school shooting dies, family reports

UVALDE, Texas (NEXSTAR) – Just two days after his wife was killed in the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, Joe Garcia, the husband of teacher Irma Garcia, has died, Garcia’s relatives said Thursday. Who were the victims of the Texas school massacre? Irma Garcia, 46, was among the 21 people killed… Continue reading Husband of teacher killed in Texas school shooting dies, family reports

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WATCH: Texas law enforcement update on Uvalde shooting

UVALDE, Texas (AP) — Law enforcement authorities faced questions and criticism Thursday over how much time elapsed before they stormed a Texas elementary school classroom and put a stop to the rampage by a gunman who killed 19 children and two teachers. Get the latest news, weather, sports, and entertainment sent straight to your inbox!… Continue reading WATCH: Texas law enforcement update on Uvalde shooting

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$175,000 in grants for Capital Region arts programs

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – $175,000 in grants from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) have been awarded to local and regional arts organizations in the Capital Region. This round of NEA grants will help support a diverse slate of music, theater, fine arts, and multimedia design programs in Troy and Saratoga Springs. Get the… Continue reading $175,000 in grants for Capital Region arts programs

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Northern Irish unionists dismiss US congressman as insulting in Belfast talks

BELFAST — Unionist leaders in Northern Ireland ripped into a U.S. congressional delegation Thursday, accusing the visitors of insulting their community. “It has been the most undiplomatic visit I’ve ever seen to these shores,” said Democratic Unionist leader Jeffrey Donaldson, whose party is blocking the revival of a cross-community government in Northern Ireland in protest… Continue reading Northern Irish unionists dismiss US congressman as insulting in Belfast talks

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How To Watch: Aurora FC Home Games Will Stream On CBS News Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Aurora FC’s season officially begins with a sold-out home opener Thursday evening. If you can’t cheer for the team in person this summer, you can stream the gameday experience on CBS News Minnesota. Earlier this month, Aurora announced a partnership with WCCO TV to stream all home matches on the station’s… Continue reading How To Watch: Aurora FC Home Games Will Stream On CBS News Minnesota

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