News archive from 14 December 2016

Pedestrian struck by a train in Decatur

A pedestrian was hit by a train in Decatur on Tuesday, Decatur Fire and Rescue said. The accident happened near Funland Park on 14th Street SE under the overpass at 4:30 p.m., Chief Tony Grande said. Medics transported the victim to Huntsville...

 

Revere man found guilty in 2012 fatal stabbing

BOSTON — A 25-year-old man has been found guilty in the 2012 stabbing death of a man whose body was found in a Boston alley. The Suffolk County District Attorney's Office says a jury on Tuesday convicted Cristian Santa of voluntary manslaughter....

 

State lawyers question findings of prison psychiatrist in mental health case

Lawyers representing Alabama prison officials today questioned the findings of the chief psychiatrist of the Ohio prison system, who concluded that mental health care in Alabama prisons is inadequate. Dr. Kathryn Burns was on the witness stand for the...

 

State lawyers question findings of prison psychiatrist in mental health case

Lawyers representing Alabama prison officials today questioned the findings of the chief psychiatrist of the Ohio prison system, who concluded that mental health care in Alabama prisons is inadequate. Dr. Kathryn Burns was on the witness stand for the...

 

Paxton to Killeen school: Put 'Charlie Brown Christmas' back up

AUSTIN -- Ho-ho-hold it. That was the word Tuesday from Attorney General Ken Paxton to Killeen school officials about their ban of a 'Charlie Brown Christmas' display. A week ago, Patterson Middle School staff member Dedra Shannon was ordered by the...

Chron, 19:17 in Politics
 

Paxton urges U.S. Supreme Court to review Texas' voter ID law

AUSTIN — Attorney General Ken Paxton wants the U.S. Supreme Court to tackle Texas' voter ID law in hopes the high court will reverse a decision by a lower court that found the law discriminates against minorities.  Paxton filed a reply in support of a...

Chron, 19:17 in Politics
 
Report: Snowflake teen felt 'heartless' before attack at Utah camp

Report: Snowflake teen felt 'heartless' before attack at Utah camp

An Arizona 17-year-old accused of killing a worker at a Utah camp for troubled teens said he felt “heartless” the day of the attack and "lost my mind" because of issues with addiction, according to a deputy's report. Clay Brewer, 17, of...

 
List of Arizona golf tournaments and events

List of Arizona golf tournaments and events

The Arizona golf calendar lists local events in the state for 2017. Events listed are aggregated and sourced from the following local golf organizations. Be sure to contact the association directly for further information.  DecemberDec. 27-31 -...

AZCentral, 19:30 in Sport
 
Aces: This week's holes in one in Arizona

Aces: This week's holes in one in Arizona

Dec. 14, 2016Bill Moore of Sun Lakes, Palo Verde Golf Course, No. 12, 122 yards, 9 iron. Steve Moore of Maple Valley, Washington, Gold Canyon Dinosaur Course, No. 14, 143 yards, 5 iron. Jerry Curtis of Gold Canyon, Apache Creek, No. 16, 133 yards, 5...

AZCentral, 19:30 in Sport
 
Burglary victim says family puppy, Christmas gifts stolen from Phoenix home

Burglary victim says family puppy, Christmas gifts stolen from Phoenix home

It wasn't enough for a burglar to break into a Phoenix family's home and upend their holiday by stealing presents and other items. The family's puppy was taken, too. "We're kind of in shock," Raghuram Vadarevu said. Vadarevu said he left for...

 

BOJ quarterly business outlook survey shows improvement

TOKYO –  The Bank of Japan's quarterly survey of business sentiment shows an improved mood among large manufacturers following a weakening of the Japanese yen. The "tankan" survey released Wednesday showed a measure of business confidence...

 
Jon Becktold accepts Corona del Sol football coaching position

Jon Becktold accepts Corona del Sol football coaching position

Jon Becktold will take a big step in his career as Tempe Corona del Sol's football coach. Becktold, who led Phoenix Greenway for one season, said he told his players on Tuesday morning that he was leaving for the Corona del Sol job. He said that he...

AZCentral, 19:57 in Sport
 

Abbott floats school choice as solution to special ed frustration

AUSTIN -- Gov. Greg Abbott suggested Tuesday that the lack of special education services in Texas could be solved, in part, with more school choice. In a briefing with reporters, the first-term Republican responded to questions about the state's...

Chron, 20:08 in Politics
 
Salt River police investigating fatal crash near Mesa

Salt River police investigating fatal crash near Mesa

At least one person was killed in a three-car collision Tuesday evening in the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, police say. The crash occurred at McKellips and Longmore roads during the evening rush hour. No other details were immediately...

 

Conway says Trump forming 'tremendously conservative' cabinet, looks to work with Manchin

Senior Donald Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway said Tuesday on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" the president-elect is forming a "tremendously conservative and sharp cabinet" while continuing to hold meetings at Trump Tower in New York with...

Fox News, 20:25 in Politics
 

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