| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Facing criminal charges of fraud and a $72 million lawsuit, Orlando businessman Nikesh Patel has agreed to sell five hotels, two multimillion-dollar homes, several luxury brand watches, a Rolls Royce, a Lamborghini, and gold coins.
But Patel hasn’...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Embattled businessman Nikesh Patel has resigned from the board of directors for the University of Central Florida Foundation, according to UCF spokesman Chad Binette.
Patel was arrested Sept. 30, after the FBI alleged in an affidavit that he...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Buying a pricey plane ticket and standing in the slow-moving airport security line may not be the most glamorous travel accommodations. But ex-convict Demetrice Hall learned that there are worse ways to try to get to New York City.
Hall, 32, of Orlando,...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:51 PM
BLOOMING GROVE Pa. (Reuters) - Searchers found an assault rifle and ammunition hidden in the woods on the ninth day of a massive hunt for a man suspected of attacking two Pennsylvania state troopers, killing one of them, police said on Sunday.
| Oct 17, 2014
| 1:34 PM
As threats of violence and sexual harassment aimed at women in the gaming community have escalated, so too has the mainstream attention -- and for good reason. Internet trolls have increasingly turned to online movements like "gamergate" as a tool to...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:18 PM
Joseph McNamara, the former San Jose police chief whose outspoken criticism of the war on drugs, the gun lobby and Daryl Gates gave him a national profile as a progressive leader in law enforcement, died Friday at his home in Carmel. He was 79.
| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:54 PM
Pennsylvania police have found a journal describing in chilling detail the ambush that killed a state trooper and wounded another nearly four weeks ago at a barracks in the Poconos Mountains, officials said on Wednesday.
The journal was found about...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:54 PM
After illegally obtained nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other actresses were made public Sunday, the FBI is on the case -- and so is Lena Dunham.
"The way in which you share your body must be a CHOICE. Support these women and do not look at...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Pennsylvania state police said they are closing in on Eric Matthew Frein, who is suspected of shooting two state troopers, one fatally, in an ambush outside a police barracks this month.
While searching for the marksman in a densely wooded area in and...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:20 PM
An Ohio grand jury has declined to bring criminal charges against a police officer who shot and killed a 22-year-old man who was carrying an air rifle in a Wal-Mart store last month, and federal prosecutors are now reviewing the case.
Julie Wilson, a...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Despite the assertion to the contrary by Sheriff John Scott, the sentencing Tuesday and likely imprisonment of six sworn Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies, sergeants and lieutenants does not reflect merely the actions of a "few" bad actors. The...