| Oct 5, 2013
| 4:55 PM
There are two certainties Pennsylvanians should keep in mind as the sensational story of motorcycle group violence in New York City continues to unfold.
Could such an episode happen here?
I cannot say what was in the minds of those bikers as they...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 9:25 PM
Season 3 narrowed its focus to Brody and Carrie, both imprisoned by jailers who insist they are only helping.
As the episode opens, we see Brody nearly dead somewhere in a South American forest. His head is shaved and he’s been shot. Yelling in...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Two men in their 20s opened fire into a park on the South Side last week -- wounding a 3-year-old boy and 12 other people -- after one of the men had been grazed by a bullet hours earlier, police said today.
They did not aim at anyone in particular...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:57 PM
The last of seven gang members accused of killing a 3-week-old baby while trying to collect "rent" from a street vendor near MacArthur Park was convicted of first-degree murder Friday.
A Los Angeles County Superior Court jury also convicted Juvenal...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:07 PM
Two suspects in their early 20s were charged Monday night in the shooting last week at a park in Chicago's Back of the Yards neighborhood that left 13 injured, including a 3-year-old boy, Cook County prosecutors said.
The break in the case came as the...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Two of three men charged with the 2011 slaying of 13-year-old Darius Brown, who was shot dead by gang gunfire while playing basketball on the South Side, have been convicted of his murder, authorities announced today.
Jamal Streeter, 21, and Aramis...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Baltimore police used battering rams to smash their way into suspected drug dens in a series of pre-dawn raids Tuesday that netted a half-dozen arrests, continuing what authorities describe as aggressive campaign to "dismantle" the Black Guerrilla...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 2:30 AM
America will soon nod respectfully to the first anniversary of the 26 murders that "shocked the nation" last year, sparking fervent cries for action.
Newtown, those directly affected by the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012,...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 2:40 PM
America will soon nod respectfully to the first anniversary of the 26 murders that shocked the nation last year, sparking fervent cries for action.
In Newtown, those directly affected by the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Dec. 14, 2012,...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:58 PM
The reputation that Nathan "Bodie" Barksdale gained as one of Baltimore's most notorious heroin dealers also made him a good outreach worker for Safe Streets, an innovative program that enlists former offenders to help mediate disputes before they erupt...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Reality TV writer and director James Marcus Howe and his wife were inside their Glassell Park home when a salesman knocked on the door.
It was the Wednesday morning before Thanksgiving. Within minutes, Howe was dead and his wife seriously wounded. ...