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Staten Island Advance
Law & disorder: Hockey-stick attack, alleged peeping Tom top crime, court stories of weekOn May 15, 1976, 14-year-old Port Richmond resident Susan Jacobson was strangle
Law & disorder: Hockey-stick attack, alleged peeping Tom top crime, court stories of week
Staten Island Advance / Posted 23 hours ago
On May 15, 1976, 14-year-old Port Richmond resident Susan Jacobson was strangled to death and dumped inside an empty oil barrel at an old shipyard. Her corpse remained there until it was recovered 22 months later. Her boyfriend, Dempsey Hawkins, 16,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
‘I've tried to find a way to enjoy this life’: Syrian refugees one year ontowards assimilation. Zahraa and Nada now live in a refugee centre in an old h
‘I've tried to find a way to enjoy this life’: Syrian refugees one year on
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
towards assimilation. Zahraa and Nada now live in a refugee centre in an old hotel in Stralsund. It’s pretty enough, an old port filled with Gothic architecture from the Hanseatic era, but quiet. There are no jobs and little spare housing. One... Read more
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Orange County Register
Harris, Sanchez make it a tough year for GOPwhich declared bankruptcy in 2012 after a “15-year spending binge,” as the Huff
Harris, Sanchez make it a tough year for GOP
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
which declared bankruptcy in 2012 after a “15-year spending binge,” as the Huffington Post described it. Yet Stockton, an old port town, also is gentrifying as it is absorbed into the mega-successful Silicon Valley-San Francisco metroplex. Except... Read more
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Boston Globe
City hopping in happening Canadapig’s foot. International fare also abounds. For Mexican, try the creative tequ
City hopping in happening Canada
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
pig’s foot. International fare also abounds. For Mexican, try the creative tequila cocktails and ceviche at Escondite. Old Port: Take the Metro or walk (past numerous churches and landmarks) to the Place Jacques-Cartier (the explorer who first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Koroma Inspects Bankasoka Dam, Port Loko Stadiuma similar inspection stopover at the construction site of the unfinished Port L
President Koroma Inspects Bankasoka Dam, Port Loko Stadium
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
a similar inspection stopover at the construction site of the unfinished Port Loko community mini-stadium on Songo Road in Old Port Loko Town. The project is a government funded programme that was halted by the Ebola outbreak. He directed the... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Killer has shown 'no remorse' -- family of girl strangled 40 years ago speakschance at life. But not when you don't own up to your mistakes." MURDER STORY
Killer has shown 'no remorse' -- family of girl strangled 40 years ago speaks
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
chance at life. But not when you don't own up to your mistakes." MURDER STORY 40 YEARS AGO On May 15, 1976, 14-year-old Port Richmond resident Susan Jacobson was strangled to death and dumped inside an empty oil barrel at an old shipyard.... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
40 years after strangling girlfriend, killer gets new shot at freedomSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — On May 15, 1976, 14-year-old Port Richmond resident Susan
40 years after strangling girlfriend, killer gets new shot at freedom
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — On May 15, 1976, 14-year-old Port Richmond resident Susan Jacobson was strangled to death and dumped inside an empty oil barrel at an old shipyard. Her corpse remained there until it was recovered 22 months later. Her... Read more
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New Kerala
Rio gets new seafront promenade ahead of Olympics - newkerala.com #55580between the revitalised Maua square -- the first instalment of the tourist stri
Rio gets new seafront promenade ahead of Olympics - newkerala.com #55580
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
between the revitalised Maua square -- the first instalment of the tourist strip that opened earlier in April -- and the old port warehouses of Rio de Janeiro. The one-kilometre-long boulevard together with Maua square -- which houses the... Read more
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BC Local News
'Nearly Neil' performs at Ridge Meadows Home Showtribute,” the 47-year-old Bruce told The TIMES. “It’s changed from acting out t
'Nearly Neil' performs at Ridge Meadows Home Show
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
tribute,” the 47-year-old Bruce told The TIMES. “It’s changed from acting out the role, and instead, sharing.” The 47-year-old Port Moody Senior Secondary grad said as a child, he listened to Diamond’s music. “It’s my parents’ music that has... Read more
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The Free Press
The Dapper Gents – A cover band with a classical sound“We perform at weddings and other private parties too.” He also explained that
The Dapper Gents – A cover band with a classical sound
The Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
“We perform at weddings and other private parties too.” He also explained that outside of their weekly venues in the Old Port, the band would be performing at Portland Rugby: 2016 ‘Pig and Beer on the Pier’ on May 7. Whether or not the busy... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Portland bar goes viral over ice-pressed cocktailsCA THIS YEAR, THERE IS A CHANCE TO WIN UP TO $150,000 IN PRIZES. WELL, CHECK TH
Portland bar goes viral over ice-pressed cocktails
WMTW Portland / Posted 6 days ago
CA THIS YEAR, THERE IS A CHANCE TO WIN UP TO $150,000 IN PRIZES. WELL, CHECK THIS OUT. A BAR IN PORTLAND'S OLD PORT IS TRENDING NATIONALLY RIGHT NOW ON SOCIAL MEDIA. TWO WEEKS AGO, COMMERCIAL STREET'S LIQUID RIOT RELEASED A VIDEO SHOWCASING THEIR... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Port Orchard man injured in rolloverthen left the roadway and rolled about 1,000 feet down an embankment, striking
Port Orchard man injured in rollover
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
then left the roadway and rolled about 1,000 feet down an embankment, striking several trees. The driver, a 46-year-old Port Orchard man, was taken to Tacoma General Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. The cause of the... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Port Alberni man stabbed in neck and sideA 38-year old Port Alberni man was transported to Victoria General Hospital aft
Port Alberni man stabbed in neck and side
Alberni Valley News / Posted 8 days ago
A 38-year old Port Alberni man was transported to Victoria General Hospital after being stabbed in his neck and side. At 4:46 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, Port Alberni RCMP responded to a call of a man having been stabbed. The stabbing occurred... Read more
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BC Local News
Port Alberni man stabbed in neck and sideA 38-year old Port Alberni man was transported to Victoria General Hospital aft
Port Alberni man stabbed in neck and side
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
A 38-year old Port Alberni man was transported to Victoria General Hospital after being stabbed in his neck and side. At 4:46 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, Port Alberni RCMP responded to a call of a man having been stabbed. The stabbing occurred... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Homes For Sale In 10 Happy Seaside Towns - Bankrateof rolling pastureland, conveniently located across the street from Centennial
Homes For Sale In 10 Happy Seaside Towns - Bankrate
Bankrate.com / Posted 9 days ago
of rolling pastureland, conveniently located across the street from Centennial Beach and a mere 10-minute stroll to the Old Port ferry dock? Listing agent Rhonda Berg of Harborview Properties says summer visitors and year-round residents alike... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria's Long Road to Petrol Scarcityentire refining process is shut down for 45 days for the maintenance period. A
Nigeria's Long Road to Petrol Scarcity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
entire refining process is shut down for 45 days for the maintenance period. All the four refineries in the country - the old Port Harcourt Refining Company (PHRC), Eleme Refining and Petrochemical Company (ERPC), Warri Refining and Petrochemical... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lyle Rowe - It Didn't Come As a Surprisein the Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open at Royal Harare Golf Club after winning th
Lyle Rowe - It Didn't Come As a Surprise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
in the Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open at Royal Harare Golf Club after winning the tournament by two strokes. The 28 year old Port Elizabeth born golfer's flawless final round of five -under par 67 saw him finish ahead of Dylan Frittelli's seven... Read more
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The Advocate
Second cadet at Elayn Hunt arrested, accused of smuggling drugs into prisonHunt Correctional Center was arrested this week and accused of smuggling drugs
Second cadet at Elayn Hunt arrested, accused of smuggling drugs into prison
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Hunt Correctional Center was arrested this week and accused of smuggling drugs into the facility. This time, a 26-year-old Port Allen woman training to be an officer at the prison admitted that an inmate paid her $200 to bring in synthetic... Read more
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examiner.com
Let’s take a walk- Puerto Penasco, Mexicoand have a friend drop you off at the start of the trail in Cholla and finish w
Let’s take a walk- Puerto Penasco, Mexico
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
and have a friend drop you off at the start of the trail in Cholla and finish with your car at the other end). 2. Malecon- Old Port area - Action, lights, music, shopping, smells. If you want to be entertained as you stroll, the Malecon is your... Read more
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The Advocate
Second cadet at Elayn Hunt arrested, accused of smuggling drugs into prisonHunt Correctional Center was arrested this week for allegedly smuggling drugs i
Second cadet at Elayn Hunt arrested, accused of smuggling drugs into prison
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Hunt Correctional Center was arrested this week for allegedly smuggling drugs into the facility. This time, a 26-year-old Port Allen woman training to be an officer at the prison admitted that an inmate paid her $200 to bring in synthetic... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rama V era wooden barge raised from Mun riverbedreign of King Rama V. It might have been used to transport cargo from Ubon Rat
Rama V era wooden barge raised from Mun riverbed
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
reign of King Rama V. It might have been used to transport cargo from Ubon Ratchathani province via the Mun River to an old port in Chalerm Phrakiat district, where the goods were then loaded on carts to reach a railway in the centre of Nakhon... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rama 5 era wooden barge raised from Mun riverbedreign of King Rama 5. It might have been used to transport cargo from Ubon Rat
Rama 5 era wooden barge raised from Mun riverbed
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
reign of King Rama 5. It might have been used to transport cargo from Ubon Ratchathani province via the Mun River to an old port in Chalerm Phrakiat district, where the goods were then loaded on carts to reach a railway in the centre of Nakhon... Read more
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SportsFan
Burgoyne says AFL veterans show the wayconsider myself a Port Adelaide and a Hawthorn player." He joins Adam Goodes,
Burgoyne says AFL veterans show the way
SportsFan / Posted 12 days ago
consider myself a Port Adelaide and a Hawthorn player." He joins Adam Goodes, Andrew McLeod, Michael O'Loughlin and his old Port teammate Gavin Wanganeen as 300-game indigenous players. Of the other four, Goodes and McLeod are two-time... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Police seize 72 marijuana plants at Port Huron houseended up doing a search warrant and seized 72 plants," Wesch said. Two men wer
Police seize 72 marijuana plants at Port Huron house
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
ended up doing a search warrant and seized 72 plants," Wesch said. Two men were taken into custody. A 28-year-old Port Huron resident is being charged with possession of marijuana. A 25-year-old Port Huron resident is being charged... Read more
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USA Today
‘My Big Fat Greek’ holiday: Travel tips from the starsthere are shops with handmade jewelry and delicious restaurants. But if you dri
‘My Big Fat Greek’ holiday: Travel tips from the stars
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
there are shops with handmade jewelry and delicious restaurants. But if you drive about 20 minutes, you will reach the old port, Naoussa, and it’s just spectacular. It’s more rustic, and you can find local artisans. There are restaurants right... Read more
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Perth Now
WA ‘held back’ without Kwinana harbourit would be a major embarrassment to the Federal Government commitment to try t
WA ‘held back’ without Kwinana harbour
Perth Now / Posted 14 days ago
it would be a major embarrassment to the Federal Government commitment to try to sweat life out of the century-old port infrastructure.” Transport Minister Dean Nalder said Kwinana was the preferred location for a future container port... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Port Huron mom charged in machete threatfor reports of a large fight. When officers arrived, Al-Uqdah and the male had
Port Huron mom charged in machete threat
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
for reports of a large fight. When officers arrived, Al-Uqdah and the male had left the scene. Police have said a 39-year-old Port Huron woman and 17-year-old Port Huron boy told officers Al-Uqdah produced a machete during an altercation. The... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Port Huron mom charged in machete threatfor reports of a large fight. When officers arrived, Al-Uqdah and the male had
Port Huron mom charged in machete threat
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
for reports of a large fight. When officers arrived, Al-Uqdah and the male had left the scene. Police have said a 39-year-old Port Huron woman and 17-year-old Port Huron boy told officers Al-Uqdah produced a machete during an altercation. The... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Post-release offender arrested in Ventura emergency room disturbancea precaution walked him into another room away from those in the lobby, authori
Post-release offender arrested in Ventura emergency room disturbance
Ventura County Star / Posted 15 days ago
a precaution walked him into another room away from those in the lobby, authorities said. Once inside the room the 39-year-old Port Hueneme man became violent and picked up a chair in a threatening manner, police said. The officer deployed a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mom, son arrested in Port Huron machete threatof Howard Street for reports of a large fight. When officers arrived, the two
Mom, son arrested in Port Huron machete threat
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
of Howard Street for reports of a large fight. When officers arrived, the two suspects had fled the scene. A 39-year-old Port Huron woman and 17-year-old Port Huron boy told officers the mother and her son produced a machete during the... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Risky rail crossings ID'd in Niagaraof 99/500. It’s also the only regional one on the list to have a fatal accident
Risky rail crossings ID'd in Niagara
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 16 days ago
of 99/500. It’s also the only regional one on the list to have a fatal accident in 14 years. On Nov. 9, 2012, a 51-year-old Port Robinson man was killed when his vehicle struck a train at the crossing south of Barron Road. At the time, Thorold... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Risky rail crossings ID'd in Niagaraof 99/500. It’s also the only regional one on the list to have a fatal accident
Risky rail crossings ID'd in Niagara
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 16 days ago
of 99/500. It’s also the only regional one on the list to have a fatal accident in 14 years. On Nov. 9, 2012, a 51-year-old Port Robinson man was killed when his vehicle struck a train at the crossing south of Barron Road. At the time, Thorold... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Risky rail crossings ID'd in Niagaraof 99/500. It’s also the only regional one on the list to have a fatal accident
Risky rail crossings ID'd in Niagara
Welland Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
of 99/500. It’s also the only regional one on the list to have a fatal accident in 14 years. On Nov. 9, 2012, a 51-year-old Port Robinson man was killed when his vehicle struck a train at the crossing south of Barron Road. At the time, Thorold... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Adelaide's beaches a polluted casualty of the festival seasonSturt Council had been working with the SA Government to divert water from the
Adelaide's beaches a polluted casualty of the festival season
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
Sturt Council had been working with the SA Government to divert water from the Torrens into wetlands at St Clair and at Old Port Road, and this year had taken about 500 megalitres - the equivalent of about 250 Olympic sized swimming pools. She... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How will your teen get to prom?FILE - In this June 4, 2005 file photo, students stand near a 34-foot Hummer li
How will your teen get to prom?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
FILE - In this June 4, 2005 file photo, students stand near a 34-foot Hummer limo on prom night in the Old Port section of Portland, Maine. Limos and charter buses may still reign as kings for prom transportation but they have competition from Uber... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Portland considers raising tobacco sale age to 21said. Businesses that make money selling tobacco products and e-cigarettes are
Portland considers raising tobacco sale age to 21
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 18 days ago
said. Businesses that make money selling tobacco products and e-cigarettes are pushing back. John Kreis, owner of the Old Port Vape shop, said he supports a proposal that would help people quit smoking. "I question whether or not actually... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Age to buy tobacco could change in Portlandforum Tuesday was one of the first steps in making the proposal a citywide ordi
Age to buy tobacco could change in Portland
WMTW Portland / Posted 18 days ago
forum Tuesday was one of the first steps in making the proposal a citywide ordinance. John Kreis, the owner of Old Port Vape Shop in Portland, said he doesn’t sell tobacco, but if the policy passes, he could be affected by the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Portland considers raising tobacco sale age to 21said. Businesses that make money selling tobacco products and e-cigarettes are
Portland considers raising tobacco sale age to 21
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 18 days ago
said. Businesses that make money selling tobacco products and e-cigarettes are pushing back. John Kreis, owner of the Old Port Vape shop, said he supports a proposal that would help people quit smoking. "I question whether or not actually... Read more
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Manning River Times
Back in the saddle for second chanceto resume race riding early next month after overcoming a life threatening kidn
Back in the saddle for second chance
Manning River Times / Posted 18 days ago
to resume race riding early next month after overcoming a life threatening kidney problem. The Philippines-born 39-year-old Port Macquarie-based rider's sister, Marie, donated a kidney to Dolendo, who had a successful transplant operation late... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
When My Little Girl Heard the N-Word For The First Timejust write about it myself. My husband, son, daughter and I were walking in do
When My Little Girl Heard the N-Word For The First Time
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 19 days ago
just write about it myself. My husband, son, daughter and I were walking in downtown Portland in an area known as the Old Port. The Old Port is a cute little area with cobblestone streets and an assortment of boutiques and eateries that draw... Read more
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Western Advocate
Attack leaves prisoner in an induced comaCorrectional Centre at Kempsey yesterday at about 4:30pm in relation to a serio
Attack leaves prisoner in an induced coma
Western Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
Correctional Centre at Kempsey yesterday at about 4:30pm in relation to a serious assault. Police said two men, a 40-year-old Port Macquarie man and an 18-year-old Bankstown man, were placed into a cell as roommates for the first time. The section... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Attack leaves prisoner in an induced comaCorrectional Centre at Kempsey yesterday at about 4:30pm in relation to a serio
Attack leaves prisoner in an induced coma
Daily Liberal / Posted 21 days ago
Correctional Centre at Kempsey yesterday at about 4:30pm in relation to a serious assault. Police said two men, a 40-year-old Port Macquarie man and an 18-year-old Bankstown man, were placed into a cell as roommates for the first time. The section... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Attack leaves prisoner in an induced comaCorrectional Centre at Kempsey yesterday at about 4:30pm in relation to a serio
Attack leaves prisoner in an induced coma
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 21 days ago
Correctional Centre at Kempsey yesterday at about 4:30pm in relation to a serious assault. Police said two men, a 40-year-old Port Macquarie man and an 18-year-old Bankstown man, were placed into a cell as roommates for the first time. The section... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Attack leaves prisoner in an induced comaCorrectional Centre at Kempsey yesterday at about 4:30pm in relation to a serio
Attack leaves prisoner in an induced coma
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 21 days ago
Correctional Centre at Kempsey yesterday at about 4:30pm in relation to a serious assault. Police said two men, a 40-year-old Port Macquarie man and an 18-year-old Bankstown man, were placed into a cell as roommates for the first time. The section... Read more
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The Young Witness
Attack leaves prisoner in an induced comaCorrectional Centre at Kempsey yesterday at about 4:30pm in relation to a serio
Attack leaves prisoner in an induced coma
The Young Witness / Posted 21 days ago
Correctional Centre at Kempsey yesterday at about 4:30pm in relation to a serious assault. Police said two men, a 40-year-old Port Macquarie man and an 18-year-old Bankstown man, were placed into a cell as roommates for the first time. The section... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Port Huron man arraigned in door-door donation scamA 19-year-old Port Huron man was arraigned on a misdemeanor charge after police
Port Huron man arraigned in door-door donation scam
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
A 19-year-old Port Huron man was arraigned on a misdemeanor charge after police said he participated in a door-to-door donation scam. Collin Ross Bailey was arraigned Tuesday on a charge of charitable solicitations misrepresentation, a 6-month... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Andrew Sims, 24, is a accused in a double stabbing that left one man dead and a woman injuredPORT RICHEY, Fla - A 24-year-old man is facing premeditated murder charges in t
Andrew Sims, 24, is a accused in a double stabbing that left one man dead and a woman injured
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 22 days ago
PORT RICHEY, Fla - A 24-year-old man is facing premeditated murder charges in the fatal stabbing of a 29-year-old Port Richey man. Andrews Sims will appear in court at 1 p.m. on Friday. He is charged with premeditated murder in the death of Kenneth... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Andrew Sims, 24, is a accused in a double stabbing that left one man dead and a woman injuredPORT RICHEY, Fla - A 24-year-old man is facing premeditated murder charges in t
Andrew Sims, 24, is a accused in a double stabbing that left one man dead and a woman injured
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 23 days ago
PORT RICHEY, Fla - A 24-year-old man is facing premeditated murder charges in the fatal stabbing of a 29-year-old Port Richey man. Andrews Sims will appear in court at 1 p.m. He is charged with premeditated murder in the death of Kenneth Martiszus... Read more
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The North West Star
Inmate carves letters into cellmate's head: policeCentre, Kempsey was placed in an induced coma at Port Macquarie Base Hospital l
Inmate carves letters into cellmate's head: police
The North West Star / Posted 23 days ago
Centre, Kempsey was placed in an induced coma at Port Macquarie Base Hospital last night. Two prisoners - a 40-year-old Port Macquarie man and an 18-year-old Bankstown man - were placed into a cell as roommates for the first time. As usual,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Inmate carves letters into cellmate's head: policeCentre, Kempsey was placed in an induced coma at Port Macquarie Base Hospital l
Inmate carves letters into cellmate's head: police
Daily Liberal / Posted 23 days ago
Centre, Kempsey was placed in an induced coma at Port Macquarie Base Hospital last night. Two prisoners - a 40-year-old Port Macquarie man and an 18-year-old Bankstown man - were placed into a cell as roommates for the first time. As usual,... Read more
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