| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Land developers for the iconic Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colo. (famous as the inspiration for the hotel in Stephen King's The Shining) announced recently that they need more space and thus will dig up and move the hotel's 12-gravesite pet cemetery....
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:25 PM
You'd think that Rob Ford, Toronto's crack-smoking-oral-sex-denying-binge-drinking buffoon of a mayor, would be a tough dude to top in any screw-up contest for local politicians.
It's true that Ford's antics have provided an insane amount of...
| May 22, 2015
| 8:36 PM
On the last Friday of April, after prayer services at a mosque in Orange County, two friends spoke on the phone.
It was not a light-hearted conversation.
They spoke enthusiastically about Islamic State, the brutal extremist group fighting to take...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 6:25 PM
An Orange County man who was arrested last year on suspicion of trying to travel overseas to join the militant group Islamic State, also known as ISIS, was indicted Wednesday for pledging his alliance and offering to work with them.
Adam Dandach, also...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 10:44 PM
A former Orange County choir director who disappeared on the eve of his 2007 trial on charges of sexually abusing a teenage boy has been detained in the United Kingdom, authorities said late Tuesday.
Roger Alan Giese, 39, is in custody and awaiting...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 5:00 AM
The second-in-command of the Fresno Police Department and four others were arrested Thursday on federal drug charges, authorities said.
Keith Foster, who joined the department in 1986 and worked as deputy chief since 2007, is accused of conspiring to...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:10 PM
FBI agents and members of an informal task force are investigating whether Robert Durst may be responsible for other unsolved slayings in the various locales where he resided, according to a law enforcement source.
The source, who spoke on the condition...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 12:34 PM
Weighing in on the issue of police and race relations, FBI Director James B. Comey said Thursday that because patrol officers generally spend most of their time dealing with criminals, they may have a hard time believing that someone “could be...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:15 PM
Kidnappings carried out by extremist groups who seek attention or money for their cause can often stretch out over days or weeks, with negotiators having time and several avenues to reach out to the abductors.
The two police sieges in France on Friday...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:08 PM
An unsuspecting car buyer made an unsettling discovery when he found child pornography on a cell phone left inside a Pontiac that once belonged to a sex offender, FBI agents said.
Federal prosecutors in Orlando filed two child pornography charges this...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 11:10 AM
As questions remain about the thoroughness of investigations by the Baltimore Ravens and the NFL into running back Ray Rice's assault on his then-fiancee, a check of public records shows little written interaction between authorities and the league or...