| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:06 PM
A Carroll County volunteer firefighter was flown to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center after a hose burst and struck him Friday afternoon at a fire scene, officials said.
The injuries are not life-threatening, said Byron Welker, assistant chief of the...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:36 AM
Just call this robbery a real hose job.
Akeem Rendell Arnold, 23, managed to steal over $14,000 from a Naples drug store using a water hose nozzle, which felt like something more sinister when pressed into the manager's back, cops said, reports WZVN ABC...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:15 PM
Brush fires broke out Wednesday in more than half a dozen spots in northern San Diego County and spread at a dangerous pace as hot, dry, erratic winds, backed by record temperatures, raked Southern California for a second day.
Elsewhere, crews battled...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:04 PM
The focal point in the battle to tame raging wildfires in San Diego County shifted late Wednesday to the San Marcos area, where hundreds of new mandatory evacuation orders were issued and firefighters were making a stand to protect hillside homes...
| May 15, 2014
| 8:08 PM
The flames came fast and fierce to this hilltop community near the ocean, and when the call came to evacuate, Andrew Gilmore and his father grabbed what they could — a few photo albums, some personal belongings — and sped away.
| May 16, 2014
| 9:03 PM
As weary firefighters battled stubborn brush fires for a fourth day Friday, billowing black smoke drifted northward, causing health warnings throughout much of Southern California.
By mid-afternoon, the air hanging stagnantly over Los Angeles was...
| May 22, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Dear Answer Angel Ellen: What do you recommend for a good mascara remover? As much as I try to remove it all at the end of the day, I never seem to get it all. I use non-waterproof and use a water-based liquid remover with cotton pads. Thanks!
| Jan 28, 2014
| 5:21 PM
If you were to ask me where the worst place is to start your career as a sewer worker, I might have said behind a chili restaurant. That’s where mine started.
My career lasted only a morning, and I didn’t actually do any sewer work. That...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Prosecutors say a 15-year-old boy was handcuffed to a table saw and beaten for a week by his father and godfather after he stole money from one of the men.
At one point during the ordeal in the basement of an Albany Park business, the boy was forced to...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 9:02 PM
I found a shiny green bug in my yard, and I'm afraid it is the emerald ash borer that is killing ash trees in Maryland. What should I do about my ash tree?
The emerald ash borer beetle is rarely seen. It's about 1/2-inch long with a tapering silhouette....
| Aug 15, 2013
Jaguar is recalling 940 model-year 2013 versions of the XF sedan due to a problem with the air cooler hose, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The affected vehicles use the turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine and were...