| Sep 26, 2014
| 7:15 PM
One by one, a series of weapons cases have fallen apart in Cook County criminal courts.
In two cases, prosecutors dropped charges. In another two, a judge or a jury found defendants not guilty. The cases have one aspect in common: the Cook County...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 8:55 PM
The circling helicopters haven't found him. Neither have the tactical squads in the armored vehicles that have been rumbling up and down the mountain roads.
Two weeks into the search for Eric Frein, hundreds of law enforcement officers have yet to...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 12:57 PM
September 2013: The United States and Russia reach a deal to rid Syria of its arsenal of chemical weapons, promoting Jewish groups to suspend their efforts lobbying for U.S. strikes against Damascus.
Rabbi Philip Berg, founder of the Kabbalah Centre...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:55 AM
HARTFORD — Troy Monroe, a former academic director for the beleaguered charter school operator FUSE, has been named the new leader of Jumoke Academy.
Monroe recently served as acting co-CEO for Family Urban Schools of Excellence after last month's...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 9:18 AM
As federal investigators pressed Tuesday to obtain the state education commissioner's emails, the Jumoke Academy charter school group acknowledged that the former executive at the center of a growing education scandal regularly missed rent payments...
| 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...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:09 PM
HARTFORD — Julie Johnson had distant memories of John C. Clark Jr. School, not having walked its halls since her son attended in the 1990s.
Now, with a 4-year-old daughter in tow, Johnson approached the North End school's entrance on Friday...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:15 PM
HARTFORD — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Monday that Stefan Pryor, his controversial state education commissioner, will leave by January and is "actively seeking new professional opportunities'' — a move that critics branded as an election-...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Earl O'Garro Jr., a former insurance executive at the center of a federal investigation into unpaid premiums, faces five felony counts of failing to pay wages to employees of a now-defunct Middletown restaurant he operated in 2013.
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Authorities expect charges to be filed Tuesday against an Oklahoma man suspected of beheading a co-worker and attacking another before he was shot by an off-duty sheriff’s deputy.
Detectives met with prosecutors Monday afternoon to present...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:39 PM
A man suspected of beheading a woman he worked with and stabbing another was a convicted felon who had been released from probation this year, Oklahoma corrections officials confirmed Thursday.
Alton Nolen, 30, was released from probation in April,...