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March 14, 2017

Man accused of killing Muslim neighbours faces family

Hicks’ motive hasn’t been publicly established. The families believe the three were targeted because of their faith by a white neighbour who described himself as an atheist and expressed disdain for religion on Facebook. But police have said that he may also have been motivated by a parking dispute at …

Driver survives 50-metre plunge into snow-covered gorge

The accident is under investigation. Report an error Tuesday, crashed through a fence and went over an embankment into the Genesee River gorge. Rochester fire officials tell the Democrat & Chronicle that the unidentified man’s vehicle missed a curve around 11:15 a.m. Tweet Change text size for the story The …

Family of 8 slain feared release of autopsy details

Related Stories DeWine’s office provided heavily redacted versions last fall. Attorney General Mike DeWine, whose office is leading the investigation, is fighting the release of the full reports, saying it could compromise the investigation. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File) In this May 3, 2016, file photo, mourners gather around caskets for …

250 skulls found in drug cartel mass burial ground

The state had long been dominated by the ferocious Zetas cartel. But the Jalisco New Generation cartel began moving in around 2011, sparking bloody turf battles. But victims’ advocacy groups like Colectivo Solecito have excavated and pressed authorities to excavate such sites for years to find missing loved ones. State …

Blind woman says she and guide dog were kicked off plane

Print this story An American Airlines spokeswoman says the airline is investigating the allegations. Sue Martin, of Franklin, says she, her husband, and her guide dog, Quan, boarded a plane bound for Dallas, Texas, at Reagan National Airport near Washington on March 1. She asked a flight attendant if she …

Car skids off road, embeds itself on roof

Print this story A surveillance video that has gone viral captured the moment in which the speeding black Honda CR-V loses controls, skids across the street and drives onto the roof of a house. This certainly wasn’t Santa’s sleigh landing on the roof.   The damaged vehicle was removed from …