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YouTube video could be new lead in missing teen cold case

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The video had about 940,000 views on YouTube before it was taken down Tuesday. In the video, a man describes to an unseen "Walter" that he has new girlfriend who he met at the mall. What do YOU think, Perezcious readers?? Kayla's mother, Hope Strenger, spoke with WAOW Newsline 9 and she believes the girl in the video could be her daughter. Read More »

NTSB has yet to interview injured engineer in deadly crash

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Federal investigators say there were no problems with signals at a New Jersey station where the commuter train crashed. Investigators are working to determine what caused the crash. "There (has) just been a continuous series of accidents that could have been prevented with PTC", he said. "That's speculation that can only be based upon the cause of the accident, and until we know the cause of the accident we're not going to be able to know what steps we can take in the future to avoid an ... Read More »

Russia says it supports OPEC plan to limit oil production

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A perception that Democratic US Presidential candidate Hilary Clinton won the second debate with Republican candidate Donald Trump, securing her chances to win, helped underpin the mood on financial markets. Close allies and Arab powerhouses Egypt and Saudi Arabia are having their first public spat since Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi took office two years ago, a quarrel over Syria that points to a wider, but. Read More »

Voter registration deadline approaches

Early voting starts in OH on Wednesday . In fact, you don't even need to leave home to vote. Thursday, Nov. 3: Last recommended day to mail ballots. Facebook and Google have both been notifying users about the deadline, which is helping to cause a flurry of activity at the state's voter registration portal. Read More »

What Clinton and Trump are saying after the most-watched debate ever

Donald Trump will be employing a new strategy in preparation for the second presidential debate, The New York Times reports: practice. And why, exactly, did Trump seem so unprepared on stage? "I really eased up because I didn't want to hurt anybody's feelings", said by the 70-years-old real estate mogul. Read More »

Vice presidential debate was a little feisty: Kaine

Tim Kaine and overwhelmingly proclaimed Gov. Mike Pence the victor of the vice presidential debate in the Metro Readers Poll. Pence replied, "Well, he never said that". A CNN/ORC instant poll following the debate showed Pence performed better than Kaine, with viewers declaring him the victor, 48% to 42%. Tim Kaine's statements during Tuesday's debate as "mischaracterizations" of the governor's past statements. Read More »

New Jersey lawmakers approve 23-cent increase in gas tax

The proposed legislation calls for the 14.5-cent gas tax to increase 23 cents to help replenish the trust fund, the state's chief tool for financing road and bridge repairs and mass transit improvements. come to an end. The legislation would set up a $2 billion-a-year transportation trust fund. New Jersey has the second-lowest gas tax in the nation, according to the American Petroleum Institute, behind only Alaska. Read More »

1 killed, 8 wounded in gunfire at party in Michigan

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The shooting happened at around 4 a.m.in the 1800 block of 28th Street SE. One man was pronounced dead at the scene. "We're very early on into this incident", Grand Rapids Police Sgt. Those wounded at the incident were taken for treatment to Saint Mary's Hospital. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Grand Rapids Police Department at 616-456-3400 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345. Read More »

Lawyer: Backpage.com CEO will fight sex trafficking charges

Carl Ferrer was arrested for felony charges of pimping a minor, pimping and conspiracy to commit pimping and faces a US$500,000 bond and up to 22 years in prison. Wednesday. A spokeswoman for the Texas Attorney General's Office says he's also charged with a single count of money laundering in Texas. State agents have raided the Dallas headquarters of adult classified ad portal Backpage and arrested Chief Executive Officer Ferrer. Read More »

LA sheriff's sergeant killed answering burglary call

The alleged perpetrator was Trenton Trevon Lovell , a 27-year-old a parolee with a long history of arrests, The Associated Press reports. NBC4's Conan Nolan on the death of LA County Sheriff Sgt. McDonnell then said Lovell moved on to more serious crimes that led to 11 arrests and a pair of terms in state prison. The suspect put the vehicle into reverse, ramming the second patrol auto, which resulted in a second deputy-involved shooting, authorities said. Read More »

Redskins thrive in red zone, force turnovers to beat Browns

Kerrigan injured his elbow on the first play of the second quarter. This one they squandered with turnovers on three consecutive drives, and two were understandable. The Browns never threatened again. They were poised to extend the lead and put Washington in a precarious position late in the third quarter. Cody Kessler, in his second career start, was 28 of 39 for 215 yards, a touchdown and an interception. Read More »

Senator Ted Cruz talks Trump endorsement

First, Cruz said he would honor the promise he made past year to support the Republican nominee . Alluding back to his convention speech, Cruz wrote that "My conscience tells me I must do whatever I can to stop that". Cruz without explaining what he meant. Many Republicans, including those sympathetic to Cruz, expressed incredulity at his announcement. Trump and Cruz repeatedly clashed during the primary campaign both on and off the debate stage. Read More »

Russia strongly warns US against striking Syrian army

Moscow has called for an emergency UN Security Council meeting on Friday, with Mistura making a statement about the situation in Aleppo , and possibly his new proposition. Meanwhile, Syrian rebels said they had captured several Shia pro-government fighters in Aleppo after repelling a government offensive on a southern neighbourhood of the contested city. Read More »

3 things to watch in Monday's presidential debate

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The Clinton campaign invited Mark Cuban, the owner of the Dallas Mavericks and a prominent Trump critic, to sit in the front row at the debate. Even when it comes to what may be Clinton's greatest weakness, the perception that she is dishonest, Trump fails to perform much better: 71 percent say she's only slightly or not at all honest, while 66 percent say the same of Trump. Read More »

Never come between an 81-year-old and her marijuana plant

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According to the Gazette , " Holcomb said he was told that as long as he did not demand that a warrant be provided to enter the property or otherwise escalate the situation, authorities would file no criminal charges ". Amherst Police Chief Scott Livingstone said he was unaware of the operations, and Mary Carey, a spokeswoman for the Northwestern District Attorney's office, said the district attorney had no role in the confiscations. Read More »

Trump Prepares for Second Debate With Test Run

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The Virginia senator also said the fact that Trump was viewed as doing poorly in the first debate in contrast to Pence's performance "has led to a number of stories suggesting that the GOP is really having buyer's remorse about Donald Trump as their nominee". Read More »

Business leaders call Trump bad for economy in new letter

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Pence repeatedly denied that Trump had made certain controversial comments or simply shrugged them off when vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine raised direct quotes Trump has made. Kaine: Six times tonight I have said to Gov. Pence I can't imagine how you can defend your running mate's position on one issue after the next. Read More »

JonBenet Ramsey's brother sues pathologist over killing claim

The complaint alleges Spitz in a September 19 interview with a Detroit-area media outlet said 9-year-old Burke bludgeoned JonBenet to death in 1996. "Spitz made this accusation without ever examining JonBenet's body, without viewing the crime scene, and without consulting with the pathologist who performed the autopsy on JonBenet", the complaint filed in Wayne County Circuit Court in Detroit says. Read More »

Millions may be skipping help with insurance bills

As Barnes writes, the percentage of Obamacare enrollees younger than 34 has held steady at 28 percent since the law's full implementation three years ago. Of the 19 states that haven't expanded their Medicaid programs, three-Missouri, North Carolina and Utah-will elect a governor in November, possibly bringing a shift in health policy along with a change in administration. Read More »

Bridgegate witness takes back comments about Christie lying

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Renna told the jury of the tearful conversation she had with Kelly as her boss was about to get fired, and the recriminations as the story finally went public. Christie, who fired Kelly and cut ties with Stepien in January 2014, has denied that he had any knowledge of the plot to punish Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich. Read More »

Officials to provide update on Minnesota mall stabbing probe

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She described how Adan approached Falconer in the Crossroads Mall, asking him if he was Muslim. On his way to the mall that night, they said , Adan stopped at a gas station where an employee said, "See you later" and Adan responded, "You won't be seeing me again". Read More »

Hurricane Matthew may be one of most expensive storms in USA history

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President Barack Obama signed an emergency declaration for Florida on Thursday afternoon, anticipating extensive damage from the approaching Hurricane Matthew. These words were spoken by Florida Governor Rick Scott today, urging people on their east coast to evacuate, ASAP. "I feel I can do quite well", said Long, a bike shop owner who plans to ride out the storm with his cat in his 32-foot recreational vehicle a half-mile from the ocean. Read More »

Florida And South Carolina Prepare For Hurricane Matthew

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In Haiti, where global aid efforts were stymied Tuesday because of the lack of access to the hardest-hit areas, muddy rivers and tributaries continued to rise as water flowed down hillsides and mountains, making more flash floods and mudslides possible even Matthew tracked away from the country. Read More »

Baylor 'surprised by actions taken' by Title IX Coordinator at resignation

Dunn. "In November 2014 when I came (to Baylor ) I worked hard and the harder I worked the more they resisted", she said. Crawford, hired in 2014, was the first full-time Title IX coordinator at Baylor . He did say, however, in a desperate attempt to smear Crawford, spokesmen for Baylor detailed some of what took place in the mediation, and that, Rogge said, is a violation of state law. Read More »

Former Gators QB Chris Leak subject of sexual assault investigation

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We've reached out to the Orlando PD for confirmation, and will update this post when more information becomes available. It was not stated in the police report if Leak has been charged. He then asked her to massage the front of his legs and took her hands put them on his genitals. Leak later called her, brought her some food and drove her home, the report said. Read More »

CNN's Cuomo Presses Weld on Whether Johnson Is Hurting Clinton

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton holds a slight lead over Republican Donald Trump among likely New Mexico voters in a four-way race, while Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson is pulling almost a quarter of voter support in the state, according to a Journal poll . Read More »