| Apr 29, 2013
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April 29, 2013
Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Those of us who have sent children to college know that parental worries take a different turn when the kids are off on their own.
We worry that they will drink too much and not study enough. That they'll be mugged on their way back to the dorm. That a...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:17 PM
A Buddhist monk has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting and impregnating a teenage girl at a west suburban Buddhist temple, officials said.
Camnong Boa-Ubol, 62, pled guilty to one count of aggravated...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:45 PM
How many players on the Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks will be suspended in the wake of Tuesday's brawl at Dodger Stadium?
We'll have to wait until Friday to find out. Although Major League Baseball had been expected to announce fines and...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:58 PM
A Wisconsin man arrested during last year’s NATO protests pled guilty today to a misdemeanor charge and was sentenced to just shy of a year in jail, according to prosecutors and court records.
Christopher French, 22, of Beaver Dam, Wisc., pled...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:27 PM
A 35-year-old convicted rapist was ordered held on $500,000 bail after being accused of repeatedly raping a long-time family friend inside an abandoned home where he was living.
Calvin Viverette, of the 1100 block of West 110th Place, was charged with...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 1:22 PM
WASHINGTON -- A Tunisian has been extradited to Washington to face federal criminal charges of working with the late Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden to set off a suicide bomb at a U.S. military installation in Europe in the days after the Sept. 11, 2001,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:48 PM
A Palmdale man accused of fatally beating his girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter has been charged with murder and assault, prosecutors said Monday.
Matthew Albert Worthen, 23, allegedly assaulted the girl, identified in court records as Zanai N.,...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:42 AM
A 17-year-old Columbia youth has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit robbery of a Columbia cab driver. Chellby Ofosusafori pleaded guilty before Howard County Circuit Court Judge Richard S. Bernhardt this morning.
At the hearing, Assistant...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 1:15 PM
MOSCOW -- A member of the punk rock group Pussy Riot went on a hunger strike Monday to protest what she said were unbearable conditions at a Russian prison camp.
"I demand that human rights be observed in the [prison] colony; I demand that this camp ......
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:22 PM
WASHINGTON — A friend of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was indicted by a federal grand jury Thursday for allegedly lying seven times to the FBI about what happened to Tsarnaev's laptop computer and backpack containing fireworks....