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  • Head injury to Vegas shooting suspect as child could be used by defense

    Head injury to Vegas shooting suspect as child could be used by defense
    A 19-year-old man charged with murder in the killing of a Las Vegas mother in a neighborhood gunbattle suffered a fractured skull as an infant — an injury that lawyers said could become a factor in the case. Erich Milton Nowsch Jr.'s father...
  • In tiny Tyrone, Mo., 'half of the town got killed last night'

    TYRONE, Mo. In this tiny community, just a smattering of homes along two blacktop roads, residents can't understand what made a man rip through homes of relatives and other neighbors on a killing rampage. In all, authorities said, Joseph Jesse Aldridge,...
  • Glendale candidates address legal issues

    Of the 16 candidates for Glendale City Council, school board, and the college’s board of trustees, at least six have records of bankruptcies, tax liens, credit card collections and other matters, a News-Press investigation has revealed. The...
  • Philadelphia area priest faces federal porn charges

    Philadelphia area priest faces federal porn charges
    A priest in the Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia is facing federal charges that he posed as a teenage girl and posted child porn on the Internet. The Rev. Mark D. Haynes, 55, most recently a vicar at Sts. Simon and Jude Church in West Chester, was...
  • Police frustrated by witnesses' silence in fatal Valley race

    Police frustrated by witnesses' silence in fatal Valley race
    In the hours after a high-speed crash killed two men on a wide Chatsworth street known for illegal racing, social media lit up with posts, from tributes to the dead to vigorous debates about the San Fernando Valley ritual of racing. While police...
  • Detentions of major Mexico drug chiefs in recent years

    Recent captures or killings of top Mexican drug cartel leaders: — Feb. 27, 2015: Authorities say federal police capture Servando "La Tuta" Gomez, one of the world's most-wanted drug lords who once terrorized Michoacan state as leader of the Knights...
  • Charges upgraded against LaGrange Highlands man in window-smashing spree

    Charges upgraded against LaGrange Highlands man in window-smashing spree
    Charges have been upgraded to five felonies against Kirk Waishwell, accused of smashing a dozen vehicles' windows Feb. 9 at a LaGrange Highlands preschool. Waishwell, 38, of the 5700 block of Vial Avenue in LaGrange Highlands, was taken into custody...
  • No Verdict In Case Of Slain Aspiring Actress

    No Verdict In Case Of Slain Aspiring Actress
    MILFORD — Superior Court jurors seated in the murder trial of Matthew Pugh deliberated Friday without reaching a verdict. The jury of nine women and three men have deliberated all day Friday and part of Thursday and asked to rehear the testimony...
  • Mexican police capture top cartel capo 'La Tuta' Gomez

    Servando "La Tuta" Gomez, a former school teacher who became one of Mexico's most-wanted drug lords as head of the Knights Templar cartel, was captured early Friday by federal police as he tried to sneak out of a house wearing a baseball cap and a scarf...
  • Man dead after nearly five-hour SWAT standoff

    Man dead after nearly five-hour SWAT standoff
    A Pompano Beach man was pronounced dead Friday night after a SWAT team, a bomb squad, fire rescue crews and deputies spent hours outside his home. The nearly five-hour ordeal began at about 5:30 p.m. when Norris Lumley returned home to find smoke coming...
  • Mexico arrests fugitive drug lord, head of Knights Templar cartel

    Mexico arrests fugitive drug lord, head of Knights Templar cartel
    What distinguished drug lord Servando “La Tuta” Gomez was the way he courted the spotlight. From his not-so-secret hiding place, the fugitive former teacher released numerous videos and audiotapes, many featuring him with local politicians and...