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  • Babbi Mason is coming to town

    SANFORD–Well known gospel singer and Radio personality Babbi Mason will present a concert and inspirational event At Cross Roads Ministries in Broadway Saturday. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits.

  • Girl may have helped plot Maryland teen’s rape by fellow classmates

    Girl may have helped plot Maryland teen’s rape by fellow classmates

    (FREDERICK, Md.) — A Maryland girl could face charges for allegedly helping plot an acquaintance’s rape, police said. Just after midnight on Sept. 2, an 18-year-old woman was opening the door to her home when she was grabbed from behind by three males, the Frederick Police Department said in a press release. The suspects struck the victim, pulled her hair, put her in a vehicle and transported her to an unknown apartment in the area, where they proceed to rape her for several hours, police said. The attack was not random, Frederick Police Sgt. Andrew Alcorn told ABC News. A […]

  • Kelsea Ballerini is "Unapologetically" fashionable tonight on "Project Runway"

    Kelsea Ballerini is "Unapologetically" fashionable tonight on "Project Runway"

    If you’ve noticed Kelsea Ballerini’s stage outfits and red carpet looks, it’s no secret the 24-year-old is a bit of fashionista. While she’s previously admitted she loves playing “dress up,” tonight, the “Legends” hitmaker will really have a chance to show off her fashion know-how. “Thursday!!!” Kelsea tweeted, along with a short video of her dancing with Project Runway stars Zac Posen and Georgina Chapman. She’ll be tonight’s guest judge on the Lifetime show that airs at 9 p.m. ET. On Friday, Kelsea releases a new track from her forthcoming sophomore album. You’ll be able to stream or download “High School” this week, ahead of Unapologetically’s November 3 […]

  • Police shoot and kill Oklahoma City man as neighbors shout that he is deaf

    Police shoot and kill Oklahoma City man as neighbors shout that he is deaf

    (OKLAHOMA CITY) — An Oklahoma City man was fatally shot by police as neighbors shouted that the man could not hear officers’ commands to drop a metal pipe he was holding, police said. The incident occurred Tuesday evening after an accident led officers to a house where Magdiel Sanchez, 35, was outside on the porch, Oklahoma City Police Capt. Bo Mathews said at a press conference Wednesday. Officers were acting on information from a witness who told police where they could find a green truck allegedly involved in the accident, in which the truck hit something and drove off. No […]

  • Marine Corps to have 1st female infantry officer

    Marine Corps to have 1st female infantry officer

    (WASHINGTON) — For the first time in its nearly 250-year history, the United States Marine Corps will have a female infantry officer, after she graduates from an infantry officer course on Monday, a U.S. official confirmed. The Marine’s completion of the course was first reported by The Washington Post. Her identity is not yet public. In 2015, then–Defense Secretary Ash Carter made the decision to open all combat roles to women, ending a ban on their service on the front lines. At the time, the Marine Corps formally advised that women should continue to be prevented from working in combat […]

  • Tenth patient dead after Florida nursing home lost air conditioning in Hurricane Irma

    Tenth patient dead after Florida nursing home lost air conditioning in Hurricane Irma

    (HOLLYWOOD, Fla.) — A 10th person has died after a Florida nursing home lost its air conditioning in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, subjecting the residents to sweltering heat. Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills resident Martha Murray, 94, died Wednesday, the Hollywood Police Department announced in a press release. Florida officials have suspended the nursing home’s license in the wake of the deaths. The facility is now the subject of a criminal investigation. More than 100 residents were evacuated from the nursing home, which is affiliated with the Larkin Community Hospital, on Sept. 13 after the facility’s air conditioning system […]

  • Vessel carrying family, including two children, missing near Puerto Rico

    Vessel carrying family, including two children, missing near Puerto Rico

    (SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — With Hurricane Maria still churning in the Caribbean, the U.S. Coast Guard — along with the U.S. and British Royal Navies — are searching for a vessel carrying a family with two children now missing near Puerto Rico, the Coast Guard said. The Coast Guard received a distress call from the vessel “Ferrel” on Wednesday stating it was “disabled and adrift” amid 20-foot seas and 100-knot winds near Vieques, an island off Puerto Rico’s eastern coast. They later lost contact with the vessel due to the weather. Authorities described the ship as “a research vessel […]