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  • Hotel worker sentenced to prison in credit-card skimming scheme

    Hotel worker sentenced to prison in credit-card skimming scheme
    A housekeeper at a resort-area hotel caught stealing guests' credit card data with a skimmer device in 2013 was sentenced to federal prison last month, along with two other men involved in the scheme, records show. According to federal court documents,...
  • Blotter: Hitchhiker charged in Glen Ellyn

    Blotter: Hitchhiker charged in Glen Ellyn
    The following items were taken from police reports: Jewelry was stolen between 12:45 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Feb. 21 from a home in the 200 block of Taylor. Wayne A. Nulicek, 61, of the 700 block of W. Liberty in Wheaton, was charged with hitchhiking...
  • Tractor-trailer carrying gold and silver robbed in North Carolina

    Tractor-trailer carrying gold and silver robbed in North Carolina
    Two armed guards had traveled hundreds of miles in a tractor-trailer laden with silver and gold when they started to smell gas.  The odor was so strong they thought they would be sick. So they pulled over to the shoulder of Interstate 95 in Wilson, N.C....
  • Shooting of L.A. homeless man underscores risks, decisions police face

    Shooting of L.A. homeless man underscores risks, decisions police face
    The death of a homeless man in downtown L.A.'s skid row on Sunday has received wide coverage, both in this city and around the world. This comes at a time of heightened sensitivity to officer-involved shootings, with prominent situations last year in...
  • Former Isle of Wight Education Association head gets 6 month term for embezzlement

    The former president of the Isle of Wight Education Association was sentenced to six months in jail Wednesday and ordered to pay restitution for embezzling more than $40,000 from the group. Stephanie Bailey was once a school nurse with Isle of Wight...
  • 8 indicted in scheme to trade stolen guns for heroin

    Maine police say eight people have been indicted in connection with a scheme to steal guns and trade them for heroin. A joint state, county and federal investigation began in November after two men and a woman were arrested in connection with...
  • Deputies: Man boasted of break-ins to store clerk, got arrested

    Deputies: Man boasted of break-ins to store clerk, got arrested
    Hey, bud, most folks try to talk themselves out of trouble .. not into trouble. Deputies investigating a car burglary involving an iPod Touch, a GPS device and sunglasses stopped in a nearby Panhandle convenience store and asked store clerks if they...
  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for March 5

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. MOTHER ARRESTED AFTER 2-YEAR-OLD SON DIES OF MORPHINE OD Police in north Florida have arrested a mother in connection with the morphine overdose of her 2-year-...
  • Ex-Ukraine minister arrested in Spain for embezzlement

    Spanish police have arrested former Ukraine finance minister Yuri Kolobov, who is accused of embezzling millions of euros in state funds. A Civil Guard statement Thursday said Kolobov was detained in the eastern coastal town of Altea where he is believed...
  • Truck crew says carsickness led to $4.8M heist of gold bars

    The crew of a truck carrying a load of gold bars had just pulled off the interstate in North Carolina when, the two men told police, a seemingly ordinary episode of carsickness turned into a multimillion-dollar heist. Three days later, authorities said...
  • Feds: Evidence backs Ferguson officer's account in shooting

    A federal investigation that cleared a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer for killing Michael Brown concluded that the physical evidence and credible witnesses all bolster the officer's account that he feared for his life when he fatally shot the black...