| Jan 21, 2014
| 5:54 PM
A man donning a fake beard robbed two Chevron gas stations in Burbank over the weekend, and police believe he was also involved in two robberies at a frozen yogurt shop in recent weeks.
The man — described as white, 6 feet tall, 160 pounds, and...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Three men from the north suburbs were charged with felonies after they allegedly stole a running car from a gas station in Wisconsin and led a trooper on a chase early Sunday morning, officials said.
The three men were drunk and were attempting to...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:07 PM
Three men were arrested this week after police reportedly linked counterfeit credit cards found inside their vehicle in Glendale to card-skimming devices placed at gas station pumps in Coronado, officials said.
The Southern California men —...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Banksy has proved bankable in Beverly Hills.
The mysterious British street artist's "Flower Girl" mural, which he stenciled onto the wall of a Los Angeles gas station in 2008, was sold for $209,000 Thursday evening at Julien's Auctions, where it was the...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:03 PM
A woman unsuccessfully tried to rob a Lothian gas station Friday morning, and a suspect who was arrested bit a detective, Anne Arundel County Police said.
Police said they were called to a BP gas station at 5423 Southern Maryland Blvd. around 8:30 a.m....
| Dec 7, 2013
| 6:56 AM
An Edgewater woman bit a police officer after being arrested Friday for allegedly trying to rob a gas station, Anne Arundel County police said.
A woman in a green sweatshirt and sunglasses used a note to try to rob a BP gas station at 5423 Southern...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Glendale police have found themselves busy this week apprehending criminal teams allegedly involved in identity theft by the use of credit card readers or “skimmers” — the latter of which are surreptitiously placed in gas stations or...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:00 PM
A man who burned to death Tuesday while attempting to steal fuel from a gas station in South Los Angeles had been warned by family members to stop the practice, his brother-in-law said.
The incident occurred at a 76 Gas Station at 45th Street and Avalon...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 6:11 AM
A man robbed a young woman at a Glen Burnie gas station Thursday night then pointed "his index finger at" her husband "as if it were a handgun," Anne Arundel County police said.
The Glen Burnie couple, in their early 20s, were pumping gas at the...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Question: In looking recently at Enterprise's car rental rates in the Los Angeles area, I notice that it stipulates that the car must remain in California, Arizona and Nevada. I chose another agency that did not have such a restriction. Do they have a...
| May 15, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Oil refineries would be required to cut emissions and begin monitoring levels of toxic air pollutants at their fence lines with neighboring communities under standards proposed Thursday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
The rules would...