| Oct 23, 2014
| 1:47 PM
A man charged with setting fire to a vacant Logan Square home allegedly watched from a nearby porch as flames spread to an occupied building and several people, including a pregnant woman, fled for their safety, prosecutors said Thursday.
| Oct 29, 2014
| 2:44 PM
HARTFORD — A man charged with a brutal killing at a Manchester apartment in January rejected a plea agreement in Superior Court on Wednesday, opting instead to go to trial on charges of felony murder, sexual assault and arson.
Steven Durdek Jr.'s...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 4:05 PM
A teen was arrested Thursday for a May arson, the second teen arrested for the fire, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.
The boy, 16, is charged with burglary and arson. The Sun Sentinel is not identifying the teen because of his age and...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 11:44 AM
A 33-year-old woman is charged with arson after city police said she tried to burn down an East Baltimore convenience store with Molotov cocktail Wednesday night.
Aisha Tankia Warsaw, of the unit block of N. Port St., was arrested Thursday after...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 6:53 PM
A woman who set a massive fire at a Forks Township hotel that cost a man his life pleaded guilty Thursday to involuntary manslaughter and arson, under a plea agreement in which she will serve five to 10 years in state prison.
Fallonn Craig admitted to...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Teen charged with setting fire at Liberty High
A Liberty High School sophomore was charged Friday with setting fire to a school restroom a day earlier, Bethlehem police said.
Bethlehem fire crews were dispatched to the high school at 1:26 p....
| Nov 2, 2014
| 8:14 AM
A 58-year-old man was arrested and charged with attempted arson after entering the basement of the World Trade Center in the Inner Harbor Saturday night.
William L. McGraw, who has no fixed address, faces 115 years' imprisonment and $595,000 in fines,...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Israeli authorities on Wednesday gave preliminary approval to the expansion of a Jewish neighborhood in East Jerusalem, a step likely to heighten tension within the troubled city and draw disapproval from the Obama administration.
The Israeli move...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 7:19 PM
After a two-month investigation, state police have charged a 72-year-old Poconos man with intentionally starting the fire that gutted the Stroudsburg apartment house where he lived.
Paul W. York was arraigned Tuesday by District Judge JoLana Krawitz...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 1:00 PM
A 72-year-old man facing trial in a Pocono Township arson case was charged Tuesday with setting fire to his apartment in Stroudsburg two months earlier, state police said.
Paul W. York was charged with arson and related charges in the Aug. 2 fire in...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 1:43 PM
HADDAM — A Virginia man admitted to setting a fire Thursday that destroyed a house and a barn on Candlewood Hill Road served briefly as a state police trooper in the 1980s, officials said.
Ronald Carlson, 50, of Portsmouth, Va., presented himself...