29, 2014 in Buffalo, N.Y. . Mike Penfold of Brogan Brands works in a high lift to apply a logo to the grain silos at the new Buffalo Riverworks development, Monday, Sept.
KTVN Reno, Wed, Oct 1 2014 @ 02:33 PM
The former rancher performed for the Shrine Circus and at hospitals for children. He was recognized as the world's oldest performing clown by Guinness World Records.
Monterey County Herald, Tue, Sep 30 2014 @ 07:05 PM
Child-molestation charges have been dismissed for the second time against a city man who has been deemed incompetent to stand trial. In Lowell District Court Tuesday, Nicholas Alemesis, 22, of Lowell, was ordered to spend 20 days at the Worcester Recovery Center.
Home, Wed, Oct 1 2014 @ 01:27 PM
Three Afghan military officers who sought refuge in Canada after skipping out on a military training exercise in Massachusetts say they were fleeing Taliban violence but now face the wrath of their own government as well. In interviews today inside the federal detention centre outside Buffalo, N.Y., where they are being held, the three said they fear they would be killed or imprisoned and tortured if they are returned to Afghanistan.
MacLeans, Wed, Oct 1 2014 @ 04:20 PM
The mayor of a Los Angeles suburb was shot to death Tuesday during an argument with his wife, who was taken into custody, authorities said. Paramedics were called to a Bell Gardens condominium shortly after 2:30 p.m. Crespo and his wife, 43-year-old Levette Crespo, had gotten into an argument, Hernandez said.
The York Daily Record, Tue, Sep 30 2014 @ 09:36 PM
City Council candidate Joshua Brown announced today that he is withdrawing from the November Election and will not be seeking a seat, according to a press release from the city of Fortuna. Joshua Brown's name will still appear on the ballot because the sample ballots have already been printed and sent out.
Times-Standard, Tue, Sep 30 2014 @ 07:23 PM
Oklahoma prison officials are unveiling new execution protocols to replace those used when an inmate took 43 minutes to die last spring. Under the guidelines released Tuesday, Oklahoma can continue to administer midazolam, a sedative used in flawed executions in other states this year, as part of three-drug and two-drug protocols.
The York Daily Record, Tue, Sep 30 2014 @ 06:37 PM
Shares of companies that are studying potential vaccines for Ebola are climbing in aftermarket trading after federal officials announced that the first case of the disease has been diagnosed in the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control says a patient being treated at a hospital in Dallas tested positive for the disease. Ebola is believed to have sickened more than 6,500 people in West Africa, and more than 3,000 people have died.
Vallejo Times-Herald, Tue, Sep 30 2014 @ 06:38 PM