Daily Archive: April 19, 2018

Apr 19

'This is my family': Where the travel ban debate hits home

AP Photo/Amy Forliti NEW YORK (AP) — At the New York City convenience store where he works the overnight shift, Radad Alborati takes a sip of coffee and surveys his life. His wife is stuck in war-torn Yemen after his yearslong effort to bring her to the U.S. ended last month with a few phrases …

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Apr 19

Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4

Facing an opponent missing arguably its best player in front of a raucous home crowd, the Toronto Maple Leafs felt pretty good heading into their Game 4 matchup with the Boston Bruins. Less than three hours later, they had been pushed to the brink of playoff elimination. Brad Marchand scored the go-ahead goal and Tuukka …

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Apr 19

Freeze Warnings and Frost Advisories are in effect tonight

Overview:  A FREEZE WARNING is in effect for areas along and east of I-75 and a FROST ADVISORY is in effect for counties west of I-75 overnight into Friday morning.  Friday will feature mostly sunny skies and high temperatures around 60 degrees. Mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies develop for the weekend, with high temperatures …

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Apr 19

Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

NEW YORK (AP) — The Kushner Cos. confirmed Thursday it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City. The real estate company issued a statement saying it has “nothing to hide and is cooperating fully …

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Apr 19

UPDATE: Name of driver who hit pedestrian on Bellefonte Dr. released

UPDATE: LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- The Fayette County coroner has identified the driver of the car that hit a pedestrian on Bellefonte Drive. The coroner identifies the man as 58-year-old Robert Gallagher. – LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Officials tell us two people are dead after an accident involving a pedestrian in Lexington. “It’s just so unfortunate,” …

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Apr 19

Columbine, Parkland students unite for voter registration

AP Photo/David Zalubowski DENVER (AP) — A planned national high school walkout for gun control on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine shooting Friday won’t include student protests at the Colorado school that changed the way the nation viewed shootings. Just as it has done every year since the April 20, 1999, shooting killed 12 …

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Apr 19

Alabama man, 83, executed for judge's 1989 mail-bomb slaying

AP Photo/Joyce Vance ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama inmate convicted of the mail-bomb slaying of a federal judge during a wave of Southern terror in 1989 was executed Thursday as the oldest prisoner put to death in the U.S. in modern times. Walter Leroy Moody Jr., 83, was pronounced dead at 8:42 p.m. Thursday …

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Apr 19

Giants, collectors make their cases in memorabilia fraud lawsuit

The collectors’ lawyers continued to assert their claims that Manning, the Giants, their equipment director and Steiner Sports were complicit in memorabilia fraud. The Giants’ attorneys, in their most extensive filing to date, maintained that those suing them have yet to prove they’ve done anything wrong. The Giants are hoping to convince the New Jersey …

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Apr 19

Owners worry missing dogs were stolen

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- For many of us, pets are like family and when pets disappear people can panic. In some central Kentucky counties, pets are missing, and their owners think they may have been taken. Wendy Howard just found her 7-year-old olde english bulldog, Gracie, Thursday night. She went missing Sunday. “They’re part of your …

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Apr 19

Laurel County Sheriff: Out-of-control teen detained

LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ)-Laurel County deputies responded to a complaint of an out-of-control female teenager on board a Laurel County school bus at Keavy Elementary School Thursday afternoon. Deputies say that on their way to the scene, they learned the teen had threatened children on the bus and had threatened the bus driver and the principal. …

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