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Halloween

Halloween
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  • USC shooter breaks down in tears after getting 40 years to life

    USC shooter breaks down in tears after getting 40 years to life
    A man convicted of attempted murder for opening fire on a rival gang member on the USC campus, injuring four, sobbed uncontrollably in court Friday after he was sentenced to 40 years to life in prison. At one point, sheriff's deputies had to restrain...
  • Our rigid sentencing laws leave no room for nuanced judgment

    Our rigid sentencing laws leave no room for nuanced judgment
    My column Tuesday on the courtroom tears of a gang member sentenced to 40 years in prison for a campus shooting resonated with readers — but not in the way I imagined it would. I considered the courtroom scene a cautionary message to other young...
  • South Carolina town protests firing of lesbian police chief

    South Carolina town protests firing of lesbian police chief
    LATTA, S.C. — Police Chief Crystal Moore was born and raised in this tiny farming crossroads and served as a volunteer police dispatcher while she was still in high school. She became the town's first female officer with a sterling 23-year record on...
  • Uma Thurman reportedly calls off engagement to Arpad Busson again

    Uma Thurman reportedly calls off engagement to Arpad Busson again
    Uma Thurman and fiance Arpad Busson have reportedly put the brakes on their engagement once again. The 43-year-old "Nymphomaniac" star and the French hedge-fund billionaire, who goes by Arki, are said to have had trouble making their New York-London...
  • George Clooney may marry, but won't ever settle down

    "Tidiness is learning that something is as good as it's going to get," said Anne Lamott. Well, there is no worry that tidiness is going to take over this particular office, so don't worry. We'll just keep on fooling around, writing opinions and...
  • 'Young & the Restless' Leads 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Noms (COMPLETE LIST)

    CBS' veteran soap "The Young and the Restless" leads the pack of nominees for the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards with 26 bids. "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" paces the race among talkers with nine nominations. "Young and the Restless" will vie against NBC'...
  • Summer style: Fest is the new black

    Summer style: Fest is the new black
    Like the rest of the world, Chicago has four seasons. However, that thing they call "spring" is a total myth, and we'd all love for "winter," aka Helm's Deep, to stick it where the sun don't shine. (Which is itself, so never mind.) But then there's fest...
  • Miller Libraries Enchanted Garden

    Miller Libraries Enchanted Garden
    It’s been a couple of growing seasons since the Enchanted Garden at Howard County’s Miller Branch Library has taken root, its trees and bushes branching, perennials spreading, annuals blossoming and edibles bursting with nutrients and flavor....
  • It's Clippers vs. Warriors, and it might get rough

    A smile crossed Blake Griffin's face as he weaved his way through a media throng Friday to answer questions about the first-round playoff series between his Clippers and the Golden State Warriors. Griffin's eyes grew wider, too, when the All-Star...
  • IronPigs pitcher Camp and wife met thanks to a $2 savings

    Shawn Camp's return to his hometown of Fairfax, Va. on Oct. 30, 2004, included a trip with a friend to Brion's Grille. Heidi Gribble and her friend had the same idea of going out after a lab class at George Mason University. Gribble and her friend...
  • A moment of thought could have saved shooter his tears

    A moment of thought could have saved shooter his tears
    Brandon Spencer ought to be considered an object lesson by wannabe gangsters carrying guns. The 21-year-old was sentenced Friday to 40 years to life in prison for shooting into a crowd waiting in line for a Halloween party on the USC campus in 2012....