| Mar 9, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Every day, inspectors in white hats and coats take up positions at every one of the nation's slaughterhouses, eyeballing the hanging carcasses of cows and chickens as they shuttle past on elevated rails, looking for bruises, tumors and signs of...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:45 PM
A 23-year-old woman was charged with murder Thursday for the stabbing death of a man who allegedly picked her up and gave her a ride to a fast-food restaurant in north Seattle Monday afternoon.
The defendant, Karen Latham, was charged with second-...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 12:52 AM
As toy donations in the Imperial Valley take a hit because of the bad economy, families do what they can to get through a tough time.
The following accounts are from families who showed up Thursday for the annual toy distribution event at the...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 8:11 AM
Police arrested a possible suspect in three recent Lake City robberies at approximately 3:15 a.m. Tuesday morning. The 41-year-old male was taken into custody during a traffic stop, said Seattle Police Detective Jeff Kappel.
On Monday evening just before...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 11:09 PM
I had so much fun writing a movie review recently to the lyrics of A Horse With No Name, I thought I’d try the Beverly Hillbillies theme song for We Bought a Zoo.
Come and listen to a story about a man named Benjamin/A newspaper reporter, whose...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 3:49 PM
The Sacramento Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a man who robbed a Natomas-area Gamestop.
The man walked into the store on Northgate Boulevard the late morning of April 2. He showed a handgun to the person working the...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 1:08 PM
In one of the more unfortunate cases of a company living up to its name, a man dining at the Heart Attack Grill in Las Vegas had exactly what was on the menu: A heart attack.
The diner was eating a “Triple Bypass Burger” -- including 1.5...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 9:58 AM
LA MESA, Calif. -- A man armed with a box cutter injured a cook while robbing a fast-food restaurant in La Mesa early Thursday, police said.
The armed robbery at the Jack in the Box restaurant at 6140 Lake Murray Blvd. was reported about 1:45 a.m.,...
| Jan 29, 2012
What started out as an effort to gradually downsize large business signs may end up shrinking those golden arches, along with other hallmarks of fast food chains across Glendale.
After tabling the matter in October, the Glendale City Council this week...
| Jan 30, 2012
E. coli O157:H7 is one of the biggest villains in food safety circles, made famous by the 1993 Jack in the Box hamburger outbreak and by later food poisoning cases, including the 2006 spinach outbreak.
But even as bagged-greens companies perfect their...
| Jan 24, 2012
Are you finding yourself eating out more this month?
With all the TV commercials, fast food joints are trying to lure you in during a typically slow month.
From Jack in the Box, to Taco Bell, to Pizza Hut, eateries know you spent a lot of money...