| Jan 3, 2014
| 9:47 AM
The Governor's Office announced Thursday an execution date for the convicted killer of a nine-year-old Miami-Dade boy.
Juan Carlos Chavez, 46, is scheduled to be put to death on Feb. 12 for the Sept. 11, 1995 armed abduction, sexual battery and murder...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 11:23 AM
Ten Years Ago
A man made off with slightly more than $800 worth of medication and other items from a La Cañada Flintridge pharmacy one Sunday in December 2003, after approaching the store’s counter and demanding the goods. The suspect, described as...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The year just ended brought a number of significant milestones, most of them good, to the area covered by The Record. The highlights include a couple of noteworthy sports accomplishments, completion of a major highway project, the end of a couple of...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Edgar M. Bronfman Sr., the billionaire businessman who led Seagram Co. at the time of its acquisition of Universal Studios parent MCA, died Saturday. He was 84.
The Canadian-born Bronfman died at his New York home surrounded by family, according to the...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 12:52 PM
BEIRUT -- Mohammed Subhi Abed, a soft-spoken man of 43, says he was working for the opposition Free Syria News radio station in the northern city of Raqqa when masked gunmen burst into the offices in June and confiscated all of the laptops and satellite...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:35 AM
A kidnapping that started in Lakeland ended when the suspect shot at police before killing himself on Interstate 95 in Brevard County.
Lakeland police say 28-year-old Brett Lee Curtis allegedly kidnapped his ex-girlfriend, 26-year-old Elizabeth Rae...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Parents in south suburban Orland Hills were watchful as school let out this afternoon, after a 12-year-old girl said she was beaten by masked men who tried to abduct her as she walked home from her bus stop on Monday.
Reports the girl had been...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:00 PM
A 25-year-old man was arrested Thursday after he allegedly attempted to kidnap a teenage girl in Ontario while his 3 1/2-year-old son was in the back seat, police said.
The suspect, identified as Jonathan Medina of Ontario, allegedly drove up and...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 10:21 AM
A team of mental health experts examined the cases of four sex predators profiled in a Sun Sentinel investigation last month and concluded the state missed crucial danger signs that could have kept three of them locked up.
One went on to rape an...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:20 PM
A radio talk show recently called to ask how parents should explain school shootings to their kids.
My answer: It depends. I prefer, for the most part, for parents to say nothing unless their children ask questions. And then, when a child asks, for...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 5:38 PM
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa--Two French journalists were kidnapped and killed in northern Mali on Saturday, just days after four French hostages were freed in Niger.
The French Foreign Ministry confirmed the deaths of Ghislaine Dupont, 51, and Claude...