| Oct 7, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Diana Torres had had enough. After years of arrests, documented alcohol abuse and erratic, sometimes violent behavior by her brother, registered sex offender Santiago Torres Jr., she asked a judge in early May for a domestic-violence injunction. It was...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 8:24 AM
KISSIMMEE — Backpage.com escort ads offer introductions to a wide range of adults.
Rodney Lee Bagby is an example.
Busted a week ago in Osceola County's tourist corridor, Bagby was riding with two young women calling themselves "Sugar" and...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 9:12 AM
NEW HAVEN – Police arrested a suspect who they say was responsible for setting a small fire in the bathroom of the Yale University Bookstore earlier this week.
Police say they arrested the 14-year old New Haven boy hours after releasing images...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Air travelers on Sunday can likely expect further delays and cancellations at Chicago airports as the FAA labored to return traffic to normal after an arson fire Friday at the agency's Aurora radar facility wreaked havoc in the nation's air travel system....
| Sep 26, 2014
| 4:38 PM
A Naperville man has been charged in federal court in connection with an arson fire at an FAA radar center that grounded nearly 2,000 flights in Chicago today, authorities said.
Brian Howard, 36, remains hospitalized following the incident, in which...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 11:59 AM
A 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of deliberately starting the huge King fire in Northern California, which exploded in size overnight and now threatens thousands of homes, authorities confirmed Thursday.
Wayne Huntsman was booked...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 5:55 PM
In a summer of destructive blazes across Central and Northern California, the King fire — burning out of control in the forest east of Sacramento — has officials particularly alarmed.
The fire exploded in a matter of hours into the second-...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 9:55 PM
Hours after a man was charged with arson that allegedly caused the sprawling King fire east of Sacramento, Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday that he has signed into law tougher penalties for those who cause major fires.
The measure reinstates a law that...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Investigators read between the lines to discover newspapers played a role in a Hollywood man's alleged ploy to commit insurance fraud.
An investigation by the Florida Division of State Fire Marshal determined a house fire in the 2400 block of Johnson...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 5:43 PM
NEW BRITAIN — A 19-year-old who police say is responsible for a June fatal fire in Southington pleaded not guilty in Superior Court Thursday.
Eric Morelli, of Westwood Road, appeared before Judge Arthur Hadden wearing a suit. He is free on $150,000...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 6:35 PM
A Banning man was sentenced Friday to 45 years in prison for a series of nine arson fires that spanned two years and two counties, prosecutors said.
Steven Taylor Rutherford, 49, who started eight fires in Riverside County and one in San Bernardino...