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  • Anne Arundel police arrest brothers in Severn stabbing

    Anne Arundel police arrest brothers in Severn stabbing
    Police arrested two brothers early Monday in the stabbing of a 30-year-old man in Severn. Curtis Matthew Howard, 26, and Gary Jamal Howard, who turns 25 on Tuesday, were arrested without incident in Baltimore County, police said. Their last known address...
  • As Islamic State fighters begin to blend in, defeating them no easy matter

    BAQIRTA Iraq/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - (This story has been refiled to fix a typo in the third paragraph, "involving", to make it "evolving") After their lightning takeover in June, flag-waving Islamic State militants paraded through the captured Iraqi city...
  • Police: Man assaults 5-year-old nephew for 'hugging dog too hard'

    Police: Man assaults 5-year-old nephew for 'hugging dog too hard'
    Carbon County authorities said a man allegedly fractured his 5-year-old nephew's eye socket because the child hugged a dog too hard. Daniel Sterling Stahler Jr. of Mahoning Township is charged with aggravated assault of victim under age 6, simple...
  • Dog owner convicted of second-degree murder in fatal attack on woman

    Dog owner convicted of second-degree murder in fatal attack on woman
    A dog owner was convicted Friday of second-degree murder in the grisly mauling death last year of a woman who was attacked by four pit bills in the Antelope Valley town of Littlerock. The case, set against the backdrop of a region that often serves as a...
  • Man who claimed intervention in rape charged in the attack

    Man who claimed intervention in rape charged in the attack
    As detectives were investigating a rape that had occurred in West Baltimore, the phone rang in the sex offense unit. On the line was a "concerned citizen" who said that a man named Corey Braxton had tried to help save a woman from being raped on North...
  • 'I tried to shoot you but the gun didn't go off,' testimony shows man told Allentown officer

    'I tried to shoot you but the gun didn't go off,' testimony shows man told Allentown officer
    Allentown officer Jason Ammary stood 10 feet from a man pointing a gun at his face and trying desperately to get it to fire. Shekir D. Thomas pulled the trigger several times and appeared to be bracing for the gun's recoil, but nothing was happening,...
  • Costa Mesa man arrested on hate crime, weapon charges

    A Costa Mesa man was arrested Thursday night on suspicion of attempting to stab a black man in what police believe was a racially motivated hate crime. Costa Mesa police arrested Claude Wyman, 36, on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon,...
  • 2014 Hampton Roads homicides

    CHESAPEAKE Feb. 9—Stacey Velder (40, Chesapeake) was found dead in her home in the 1400 block of Foxton Street. Police have not revealed how she died but upgraded her death to a homicide following the results of an autopsy. Police have a person of...
  • Police: Man stabbed 7-8 times while using bathroom; neighbor charged

    Police: Man stabbed 7-8 times while using bathroom; neighbor charged
    A 21-year-old man was stabbed seven or eight times early Thursday in a bathroom of his Allentown boarding house, police said. Carnell Long, of the 1300 block of Chew Street, managed to flee and get to a pay phone at 12th and Turner streets where he...
  • Suspect in Shenandoah homicide is extradited from New York

    A Schuylkill County man accused of stabbing a Shenandoah woman to death in April has been extradited from New York, state police said Thursday. Luis Nunez-Calderon, 41, of Shenandoah was arraigned Thursday afternoon on charges of homicide, voluntary...
  • Former Maryland center recruit Trayvon Reed reportedly commits to play at Auburn

    Former Maryland center recruit Trayvon Reed reportedly commits to play at Auburn
    Trayvon Reed, the 7-foot-1 center who was not allowed to enroll at Maryland after his arrest outside a College Park convenience store last month, has committed to play at Auburn, according to multiple media reports. Reed, who was set to become part of a...