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  • 3 killed when semi flattens car in Fulton Co.

    3 killed when semi flattens car in Fulton Co.

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:08 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:08:15 GMT
    Three people are dead after a crash between a semi and a car in Fulton County Thursday evening. It happened around 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of County Road l and State Route 109. Troopers say the semi was headed northbound on State Route 109, when the car ran through a stop sign. Witnesses tell 13abc the semi actually drove over the top of the car. The three people inside were all killed. The semi driver was not injured.
    Three people are dead after a crash between a semi and a car in Fulton County Thursday evening. It happened around 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of County Road l and State Route 109. Troopers say the semi was headed northbound on State Route 109, when the car ran through a stop sign. Witnesses tell 13abc the semi actually drove over the top of the car. The three people inside were all killed. The semi driver was not injured.
  • 5-foot gator found in creek along Roachton Rd.

    5-foot gator found in creek along Roachton Rd.

    A mother and daughter bike ride for ice cream turned into a close encounter of the "alligator kind." The pair spotted a 5-foot gator in a creek along Roachton Road. But that's not the really weird part of the story.
  • Family, friends remember Cory Barron

    Family, friends remember Cory Barron

    Hundreds of candles lit the Fremont Ross football field Thursday night, but friends and family say it was Cory's life and his love that beamed the brightest.

EVENING NEWS HEADLINES - DECEMBER 11, 2012

MICHIGAN RIGHT TO WORK

(AP) - Republicans in Michigan have given final approval to legislation that gives their state right-to-work status. Gov. Rick Snyder says the legislation will give workers the option of not joining unions and will create opportunities. Critics call the legislation, which was rushed to approval without public hearings, an assault on organized labor.

GRADING OHIO SCHOOLS

(AP) - A vote could come tomorrow in the state Senate on a bill bestowing A through F grades on Ohio school districts, buildings and specialty programs has cleared its final committee hurdle in the Ohio Legislature. Grades would be phased in to replace the current five-tier system of excellent, effective, continuous improvement, academic watch and academic emergency. No overall grades for districts would be given this coming year.

ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME

(AP) - The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2013 class will be remembered for its variety. The eclectic group of rockers Rush and Heart, rappers Public Enemy, songwriter Randy Newman, "Queen of Disco" Donna Summer and bluesman Albert King will be inducted into the hall of fame next April in Los Angeles. The ceremony will mark the end of a long wait for fans of five of the six acts, who've been eligible for entry for some time.

SHOPPING MALL SHOOTING

(AP) - A gunman and two other people are dead following a shooting at a shopping mall near Portland, Oregon. At least one other person was wounded. The shooting happened at the Clackamas Town Center. Witnesses say the shooter was wearing camouflage and a mask. Scores of officers are still in the mall checking for injured and processing the crime scene.

FISCAL CLIFF

(AP) - There have been phone calls and secretive exchanges of proposals but exact details from the conversations between President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner are sparse. The two have been seeking a compromise to end the "fiscal cliff" standoff. Officials say the president has offered to reduce his initial demand for $1.6 trillion in higher tax revenue over a decade to $1.4 trillion.

GENDER NEUTRAL EASY-BAKE OVEN

(AP) - Some well-known male chefs are getting behind a New Jersey girl's call for Hasbro to make a gender-neutral Easy-Bake Oven. Thirteen-year-old McKenna Pope's online petition has reached about 40,000 signatures. She says she wanted to buy one of the ovens for her younger brother, but it only comes in purple and pink. She wants a gender-neutral color. Hasbro hasn't commented.

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