NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Gov. Bill Haslam’s top deputy is joining the office of newly installed U.S. Sen. Bill Hagerty as his state director.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man was sentenced Friday to six years in prison for a fatal hit-and-run last February.
Michael Sullivan, 44, had earlier pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of a...
BALTIMORE (AP) — The police department of Baltimore, Maryland, has hired new leaders for its operations and public integrity bureaus.
The Baltimore Sun reports police Commissioner Michael...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Six police officers have been indicted in Kentucky in connection with a scheme in which they're accused of being paid for private security jobs during their regular patrol...
WAKEFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A massive fire has destroyed a nearly 150-year-old church in Wakefield just outside Boston.
A group was meeting inside the First Baptist Church when the fire was reported at about 7 p.m. Tuesday, but they made it out safely.
Wakefield Fire Chief Michael Sullivan says more than 100 firefighters from more than two dozen communities battled the blaze for about three hours. Firefighters remained on the scene overnight dousing hotspots.
Fire destroys church near Boston
ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A $300,000 investment in 2017 in a 145-year-old Erie asset appears to be paying off.
Attendance is up markedly at Presque Isle Lighthouse, said Michael Sullivan, executive director of the lighthouse located near Beach 9.
"I would say it's up all of 20 percent," he said.
Sullivan credits off-season improvements to the facility as perhaps the biggest reason for the larger crowds
SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts municipal power company has settled a lawsuit brought by a former manager who claimed he was owed more than $600,000 in wages and benefits.
The Daily Hampshire Gazette reports that Wayne Doerpholz, former manager of the South Hadley Electric Light Co., declined to comment on the terms of the settlement that according to court documents was reached on Oct. 19.
SALVO, N.C. (AP) — A four-year project examining currents flowing off the Outer Banks could help with issues that include search and rescue, why Shelly Island formed this year off Hatteras Island and the best time for fishing.
The Virginian-Pilot of Norfolk, Virginia reports the University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography is working on the project, which studies the relationship between the continental shelf and deep ocean.
SALVO, N.C. (AP) — A four-year project examining currents flowing off the Outer Banks could help with issues ranging from search and rescue to the best time for fishing.
PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities have recovered the body of a man who fell to his death while climbing in Wyoming's Wind River Range.
Sublette County sheriff's officials say 54-year-old Michael Sullivan, of Durango, Colorado, fell at least 400 feet Monday evening in the Steeple Peak area.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Republican Party has hired a new executive director.
Chairman Scott Golden announced Monday that Michael Sullivan, who had worked for the Republican National Committee in Iowa, is returning to Tennessee to take up the No. 2 position in the state GOP.
Sullivan previously worked as the state party's political director and deputy executive director from 2011 to 2015.
DALLAS (AP) — An Islamic association has again received permission from a North Texas town to move forward with plans for a Muslim cemetery despite vehement opposition from some residents seeking to block the project.
Officials in Farmersville, northeast of Dallas, approved a conceptual plan Monday for the cemetery just outside the town.
CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to decades in prison on a conviction of having supplied heroin that led to three deaths.
Corey Palson was sentenced Tuesday in Cumberland County to 34 years and four months to 68 years and six months in prison. He had been convicted in September of charges including drug delivery resulting in death.
Authorities said the 26-year-old Newville man sold heroin to Lorraine Avery and Michael Sullivan. Both fatally overdosed in May 2015.
HORTONVILLE, Wis. (AP) — The Hortonville Police Commission has scheduled two days of hearings into complaints against suspended Police Chief Michael Sullivan.
Sullivan has been on paid administrative leave since Oct. 21. WLUK-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2gHMVet ) that there are numerous allegations against him, including inappropriate disclosure of confidential information, violation of employee rights and not being truthful during an internal investigation.
HORTONVILLE, Wis. (AP) — Residents of Hortonville are trying to get answers as to why their longtime police chief has been put on leave.
Chief Michael Sullivan was put on paid leave about two weeks ago, but village leaders have refused to say why. Sullivan has been the chief for 14 years, and says he's been treated unfairly. He says he knows only "bits and pieces" of what's going on.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A federal judge has denied a request to lift the suspension of a suburban New York City police chief who oversaw an intelligence unit that prosecutors say engaged in unlawful surveillance practices, including racial profiling.
Clarkstown Police Chief Michael Sullivan had been suspended in July for alleged misconduct.
CLARKSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — A suspended suburban New York City police chief says he has been unfairly sidelined — but can't say why.
The Journal News (http://lohud.us/29UWvVT) reports Saturday that Clarkstown Police Chief Michael Sullivan says the Town Board's sanction is without merit.
But neither the chief nor the board have disclosed what prompted the disciplinary action.
A Town Board spokesman tells the newspaper officials can't discuss ongoing...