| Aug 6, 2003
Discovering a human tooth in Bridgeport is like finding a seashell at the seashore: Find a seashell, and chances are that you're at the beach.
Find a tooth, and you could be in the tough ancestral home of Chicago mayors and Chicago Outfit muscle, where...
| Sep 23, 2009
The medical city sprouting in southeast Orlando is behind schedule. So what?
The delays mean that the University of Central Florida medical school, UCF's Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, the Burnham Institute for Medical Research and the M.D....
| Nov 3, 2009
Jammie Wolf spent 23 years on the streets as a prostitute. She stole a car, went to prison and lost her kids. But she overcame it and two years ago started helping other women turn their lives around.
"For me, the scariest part was the hopelessness,"...
| Dec 7, 2009
| 2:09 PM
Kirk Bloodsworth, the first American death row inmate to be exonerated by DNA evidence, has lived to see something he never could have imagined -- an award named after him, and its first recipient a Democratic senator from Vermont.
Tuesday night, at a...
| Jun 14, 2009
Last weekend, we looked at the case of Bill Dillon, the Brevard County resident imprisoned for 27 years before DNA tests set him free.
That, however, is only part of a bigger story of twisted justice in Central Florida -- an unsolved mystery that begs...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 8:56 PM
If Casey Anthony had been tried 30 years ago in that same Orange County courtroom, she probably would be facing a death sentence today instead of the few measly years she spent awaiting trial.
The 25-year-old mother who last week slipped out of a...
| Mar 8, 2011
If we get anything out of this latest death penalty debate, maybe it will be some honesty.
I'll start. I don't like state government killing people, because government will inevitably mess it up.
I won't tell you that I think the death penalty is...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 6:13 PM
When a man was murdered at the Springhill Apartments on Indianapolis’ northwest side recently, it brought back chilling memories to Brandon Meredith because that’s where his sister was killed 25 years ago.
Trisha Meredith, 19, was stabbed...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:31 PM
By Rick Ramirez and Ray Cortopassi
Remember those Bunsen burners in science class or the first time you built something in shop class? Well, fast-forward to today, and our young Hoosier students are engineering careers in the exploding fields of...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 8:19 PM
Did you hear that? A shrill suctioning sound, followed by a loud thud?
That was our money being sucked out of Florida and landing in Boston.
Cutting-edge research done at Scripps Florida in Jupiter attracted the attention of a Boston venture-capital...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 1:18 PM
On Thursday, Robert Wilcoxson and Kenneth Kagonyera walked out of a North Carolina jail as free men.
A panel of judges declared them not guilty and set them free. Freed after serving a decade behind bars for a murder they didn't commit.