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  • New ordinance allows closer inspection of prospective pawnbrokers

    Pawnbrokers, junk peddlers and second-hand dealers will have to undergo more rigorous back checks by police before receiving a license, according to an ordinance change approved by Burbank City Council last week. The ordinance, which passed in a 4-0 vote...
  • Family asks why man shot by police in hospital wasn't frisked after crash

    Family asks why man shot by police in hospital wasn't frisked after crash
    Christopher Anderson's mother believes he would still be alive had state troopers patted him down at the scene of a car crash hours before he was shot inside a Highland Park emergency room. "He should have been frisked. All of this could have been...
  • Dustin Diamond, Screech from 'Saved By the Bell,' arrested after bar stabbing

    Dustin Diamond, who played Screech on the 1990s TV show "Saved by the Bell," was charged Friday with stabbing a man during a bar fight on Christmas. Diamond, 37, faces charges of felony second-degree recklessly endangering safety charge, disorderly...
  • In cases involving cops, special prosecutors needed

    The recent cases in which grand juries have failed to indict police officers for killing unarmed citizens have raised questions regarding whether grand juries have any value at all. Might they simply be a tool for biased prosecutors to deflect the blame...
  • Former pro wrestler Kevin Nash arrested after family brawl

    Former pro wrestler Kevin Nash arrested after family brawl
    Former professional wrestler Kevin Nash — "Diesel" when he's in the ring — said Thursday that things were back to normal at his Volusia County home after he and his teenage son spent part of Christmas in jail on separate domestic-battery...
  • Turkish boy arrested for insulting Erdogan is freed pending trial: media

    A Turkish high school student arrested on charges of insulting President Tayyip Erdogan was released on Friday pending trial but could still face up to four years in prison if convicted, local media reported. The 16-year-old was arrested after he read...
  • Windows shattered, Christmas tree damaged during Oakland protests

    Windows shattered, Christmas tree damaged during Oakland protests
    Windows were shattered and an outdoor Christmas tree along the Oakland harbor was destroyed Thursday evening during protests demanding an end to police brutality. No arrests were made, but Oakland police said 10 to 15 vandals used rocks and a skateboard...
  • Lake Worth beating results in two arrests

    Lake Worth beating results in two arrests
    Smashing a rental SUV's window with a crowbar, trying to run over three people and punching a woman's son in the face are among the crimes a man is accused of carrying out. The chaos would lead to the arrests of Walter Petro, 32, and his girlfriend...
  • Owner: Ropes course will remain closed until cause for deadly fall determined

    Owner: Ropes course will remain closed until cause for deadly fall determined
    The owner of the ropes course at the Orlando mall where a man fell to his death Christmas Eve said the attraction will remain closed until an investigation reveals what caused the accident to happen. A divider surrounded the space where customers...
  • Jury convicts woman of stealing, killing cancer-stricken neighbor's dog

    An Allegheny County woman is guilty of stealing her cancer-stricken neighbor's dog on Thanksgiving in 2013 and summoning a veterinarian to euthanize it in an attempted coverup, a jury determined Friday. Police accused Gisele Paris, 58, of Spring Hill, of...
  • Man accused of sexually assaulting Pohatcong Twp. girl

    Man accused of sexually assaulting Pohatcong Twp. girl
    A 46-year-old man who the Warren County prosecutor says sexually assaulted a young girl several times near Phillipsburg was arrested Wednesday. Anthony O. Firetto of Bloombury, Hunterdon County, committed the assaults in Pohatcong Township, south of...