| Jun 13, 2013
| 2:39 PM
A woman who stole $120,000 in cash in a takeover-style bank robbery modeled after the movie, “The Town,” was sentenced today to 7 1/2 years in prison.
Navahcia Edwards, 25, robbed a TCF bank in Palos Heights in May 2011 in part to pay back...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The caller ID displayed an Iowa area code. I answered the phone and the caller asked me if I was me. This can be a tricky question. You never know who might be trying to peddle what manner of snake oil.
I cautiously replied that I was, indeed, me....
| Jun 14, 2013
| 4:51 PM
A man handed a note to a bank teller today demanding $20,000 but he fled after the teller declined to give him any money.
The unsuccessful bank robbery occurred about 1:45 p.m. at the Chicago Community Bank at 1110 W. 35th St., in the Bridgeport...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 10:47 AM
A man who robbed a North Side bank this morning got more than cash when he exited the building -- a dye pack inserted along with the money exploded just as he walked out the door.
The robber presented a demand note to the teller demanding cash at the...
| Jun 13, 2013
**1/2 (out of four)
Far out in subject matter but not style, the documentary “The Source Family” chronicles a rather unusual family—unless you see nothing out of the ordinary about a marriage between Sunflower and Heaven.
| Jan 3, 2013
| 7:37 AM
The FBI has released a detailed photograph of a distinctive devil tattoo on the right shoulder of escaped bank robber Kenneth Conley, but has no new leads on his whereabouts since his escape with his cellmate from the Metropolitan Correctional Center...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 12:17 PM
One of two bank robbers who broke out of the downtown federal jail last month by rappelling down the side of the high-rise on bed sheets pleaded not guilty this morning to federal escape charges.
Kenneth Conley, who appeared in federal court in a...
| May 13, 2013
| 4:26 AM
It only took deputies about 10-minutes to nab a man who pulled a bank heist in Bradenton without wearing a disguise while wielding a machete-like knife and taunting tellers to 'Go ahead, call the police, call them,"according to the Manatee County Sheriff'...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Two banks were robbed this afternoon by repeat suspects, authorities said.
A bank in Wicker Park was robbed by a man who the FBI said is on a “spree,” hitting a fourth bank today, and another man who held up a bank in west suburban Lombard is...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 6:34 PM
A possible out-of-town sports fan is suspected of robbing a San Diego bank Saturday morning, according to the FBI and San Diego police....
| Feb 4, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Freedom grad Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson was one of the kings of the Super Bowl ads with not one, but two high, profile ads airing during the showdown between the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens Sunday. Johnson was......