| Feb 8, 2015
Where do criminals get guns? I'll explore that question a lot this year because the supply of guns to people prohibited from having them remains a principal cause of Baltimore's violent eruptions. When a convicted felon can allegedly walk out of his house...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 4:23 PM
Dannel P. Malloy is one of those governors who adopts the notion that a state's history began with him. Malloy's budget speech on Wednesday — heavy again on the self-congratulation — distorted Connecticut's criminal justice system in an...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 10:54 AM
Through some social advancements, we at least can be heartened that fewer people are boozing it up and getting behind the wheel to kill themselves and endanger the rest of us.
We finally listened to the experts.
Drunken driving fatalities were down to...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:25 AM
Did negative publicity surrounding Jameis Winston and the FSU football program somehow help the Seminoles on the recruiting trail? Jimbo Fisher thinks so.
Fisher, the football program and the university routinely took heat from national media that was...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 10:35 AM
Dear Amy: My husband and I recently celebrated our six-month anniversary and I already feel like I made a mistake. Over the past few months his friends have made two allegations of theft against him.
One of them even called my workplace to attempt to...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 2:33 PM
For some Americans France can seem like a trip back in time, not always in a good way.
"In terms of racial progress," writes Joel Dreyfuss in The Root, "France looks more like the U.S. in the 1950s — minus enforced segregation — than America...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:24 AM
The saga of a 17-year-old Orange County high school student who was stabbed dozens of times in her home will be featured on "Motives & Murders: Cracking the Case."
Shauna Card was a junior at Cypress Creek High School when she was murdered in 1995....
| Jan 10, 2015
| 2:46 PM
Cuban performance artist Tania Bruguera has never been one to shy away from controversy. But her attempt to stage a performance related to free speech in Havana's Revolution Square last week led to her being detained on multiple occasions. It also led...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 9:19 AM
"Blackhat" is a thickly plotted disappointment, yet it has three or four big sequences proving that director Michael Mann, who gave us "Thief," "Heat," "Collateral" and others, has lost none of his instincts for how to choreograph, photograph and edit...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 4:21 PM
Robert Branch stepped into his house in West Baltimore Thursday night, breathless from the cold. I wanted to ask about his 33-year-old son, also named Robert, who is listed with police as a missing person. Branch, a UPS driver, was eager to talk, but he...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 3:34 PM
Linda Felinski secretly hopes her daughter was high, yet again, when she was strangled and suffocated to death allegedly by a man suspected of being a serial killer.
It's an admittedly morbid hope that only a grieving mother could feel for a lost soul...