| Mar 27, 2013
| 5:20 PM
A dead man found in a gas station driveway likely died of self-inflicted stab wounds, authorities said Wednesday.
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An earlier version of this story said authorities announced this information Thursday. It was...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 1:05 PM
A suspect in a string of weekend carjackings, including one that ended in a crash that killed an 11-year-old boy, was arrested this morning after U.S. marshals in SUVs pinned him in at a McDonald's drive-thru in Milwaukee, authorities said.
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:30 AM
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Name: Road Ninja
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| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:15 AM
A 21-year-old Columbia man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Tuesday in the armed robbery of a Columbia gas station and convenience store, according to State's Attorney spokesman Wayne Kirwan.
Michael Elliott Dickey Jr., of the 8800 block of...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Eight people were wounded in separate shootings across the South and West sides overnight, according to Chicago police.
Four of the shootings happened between 2:15 a.m. and 3:30 a.m., and none happened north of Interstate 290, the Eisenhower Expressway....
| Aug 4, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday in the trial of a White Marsh woman charged with ordering the death of her husband at a Towson gas station three years ago.
Karla Porter, 51, could be sentenced to life without the possibility of parole if she...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Accused of ordering a man to kill her husband at a Towson gas station, Karla Porter claims that she felt she had no other choice as she sought to escape an abusive relationship in which she believed her life was in danger.
"Ray Porter had become...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:43 PM
Karla Porter matter-of-factly confessed on Thursday to hiring a hit man to kill her husband, testifying that she had him shot because she feared he would kill her first.
"If Ray was alive, I would be dead," Karla Porter said as she gave three hours of...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Two men were sentenced to 120 years each for luring a group of teens into a Maywood alley where they robbed them at gunpoint and forced two of the victims to perform sex acts.
Cortez Lyons, 25, and Timothy Moore, 26, were convicted in March of armed...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Prosecutors and defense attorneys for Karla Porter sparred Monday over whether a woman who admits hiring a man to kill her husband should be convicted of murder or manslaughter.
Jurors began deliberating after both sides in the White Marsh woman's trial...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 5:17 PM
A Baltimore County jury on Tuesday rejected a White Marsh woman's claim that the only way to end years of spousal abuse was to hire a hit man to kill her husband.
The jury, composed of nine women and three men, convicted Karla Porter of first-degree...