| Mar 27, 2013
| 6:32 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Two brothers who owned a Windber-based defense contracting business that benefited from earmarks obtained by the late U.S. Rep. John Murtha will plead guilty to charging the military $650,000 for parts that were never delivered and...
| Mar 28, 2013
My son attends a Campesinos Unidos Head Start. We were told by staff members this morning that the budget for the Head Start program was cut and that children will be in attendance (Wednesday) and then break for seven school days. They return on April 8...
| May 25, 2013
| 6:44 AM
The University of Maryland says it alerted the state attorney general nearly 25 years ago that the school's head swimming coach had acknowledged sexually abusing a girl at his private club, but he was not charged until last year.
Rick Curl, founder of...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:16 PM
A former Compton firefighter pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of arson, grand theft and embezzlement in connection with a fire that destroyed hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of communications equipment in December 2011.
Marcel Melanson, 37,...
| May 17, 2013
| 3:00 PM
An 18-year-old woman is accused of embezzling more than $1,000 in cash and merchandise from the Bon-Ton store at Martinsburg Mall, according to Berkeley County Magistrate Court records.
Samantha Bowie, of 107 Autumn Leaf Drive in Martinsburg, was...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:19 PM
After a four-year buffeting in the legal system, the Pearl Mist has finally found haven in Maryland.
The owner of the 335-foot cruise ship and the Canadian shipyard that built it have parted ways in a nasty divorce that involved two federal courts and an...
| May 21, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Heidi Klum bribes her kids to eat healthy. Well, that's a new one for the celebrity parenting handbook.
The supermodel, who recently revealed that she loves "a good hamburger and French fries," is sharing one of her parenting methods that's sure to...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:36 PM
The chairman of the City Council’s Finance Committee today called for hearings into allegations that Chicago’s red-light camera contract was likely built on a $2 million bribery scheme.
The company, Redflex Traffic Systems Inc., already is...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 11:33 AM
A former vice president of Hebron Savings Bank in Wicomico County was sentenced to 18 months in prison for embezzlement and ordered to pay $456,665 in restitution, federal prosecutors said Thursday.
Wanda Henderson, 56, of Westover had used her...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 1:05 AM
VERMILLION - The South Dakota Law Review and the University of South Dakota School of Law will host the 2013 South Dakota Law Review Symposium on Friday, March 15, beginning at 10 a.m. with the first panel discussion in the USD Law School courtroom. A...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Does John Leopold have Sheila Dixon to blame?
He'll have plenty of time — 30 days to be specific — to contemplate such a cosmic question, as the former Anne Arundel County executive serves out the surprise prison sentence he received Thursday...