| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:05 PM
The team of extortionists marched into the owner’s office at a Chicago granite company looking to collect on a $500,000 debt.
One of them, a beefy former union bodyguard named George Brown, did the talking. Another, plumbing contractor Vito Iozzo,...
| Sep 19, 2014
Eric Frein, who authorities say killed one state trooper and wounded another in an ambush last week in Pike County, had a role in a 2007 film short depicting a Nazi atrocity at the Auschwitz death camp.
Frein is in the credits for the 16-minute anti-...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 1:01 PM
The hunter has become the hunted in the new trailer for "Taken 3," the next -- and supposedly final -- installment of the hit action franchise starring Liam Neeson as a butt-kicking family man with a "very particular set of skills." (Watch the trailer...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 6:17 PM
SCRANTON — As searchers continue to comb the forest for accused cop killer Eric Frein, others are working behind the scenes, analyzing evidence to develop a psychological profile they hope will lead to his capture.
In comments to state lawmakers...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 1:43 PM
When Virginia white supremacist William White sent death threats to Central Florida law enforcers in 2012, he covered his digital tracks, according to testimony in his trial this week.
But despite an encrypted laptop and untraceable Internet...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:11 PM
The government and defense rested Thursday in the trial of William White, the Virginia neo-Nazi accused of threatening local law enforcers after the raid of an Osceola County white supremacist compound in 2012.
White, 37, of Roanoke, Va., faces...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 1:14 PM
The Insane Clown Posse, a hardcore hip hop duo famous for their clown make-up and avid fanbase, visits the City Beautiful tonight when they headline ShockFest at Firestone Live in downtown Orlando.
The group's style of hip hop is known as horrorcore, a...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Aurora police have released a 911 call from Friday's fire at the FAA radar facility that wreaked havoc on thousands of flights.
In the 32-second recording, a security officer can be heard requesting assistance.
"We've got smoke in the building so we...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Alexander Wachs makes his living playing video games for the enjoyment of a vast online audience, and a few weeks ago, he was guiding an avatar through the zombie-infested wasteland of "DayZ" when loud thumps interrupted his adventure.
"Hold on, guys,...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:11 PM
The Bolingbrook teen’s plan to join terrorists in the Middle East was carefully laid out, with plane tickets connecting through Austria, a contact to take him across the Syrian border to the Islamic State stronghold and even a letter left for his...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 7:44 AM
A recently released FBI report has confirmed that mass shootings in America are on the rise, more than doubling in the past seven years.
Between 2000 and 2013 there were 160 active shooter situations that resulted in 486 deaths and 557 inuries. For...