| Aug 14, 2014
| 8:28 AM
A young mother was arrested on a child-neglect charge Tuesday when deputies found her children home alone — with one tied to a sliding glass-door by two belts.
When Neftaldry Escarment, 24, returned to her Orange County residence, "she didn't...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: Chicago Fed index of national economic activity
Local earnings: Aptar Group Inc., Packaging Corp. of America
Other earnings: Allergan Inc., Boise Cascade Co., Brown & Brown Inc., Hasbro Inc., Lennox International Inc., Rent-A-Center Inc., Six...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:15 AM
A Virginia-based real estate company may locate a new fitness center on an unused portion of Baltimore's 10.9-acre Alameda Marketplace, which it acquired last week.
Atlantic Realty Companies, which bought the shopping center for $11.3 million, plans...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Police arrested two men who tried to hold up a Rent-A-Center in Shipley Hill at gunpoint Saturday afternoon, according to a police news release.
The men walked into the store, in the 2300 block of Frederick Ave., carrying handguns and forced the manager...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:38 AM
They say the road to hell is paved with good intentions.
And Brack Dean Davis would probably agree.
Davis is accused of pawning a laptop for $125 which he had borrowed from Rent-A-Center, reports the Northwest Florida Daily News in Fort Walton Beach....
| Oct 31, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Fifteen people have been arrested after looting broke out in Coney Island and along the Far Rockaway peninsula, the Associated Press reported.
Suspects broke windows and damaged metal gates while breaking into several clothing stores, a Radio Shack and a...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 11:28 PM
The new role that the super-rich play in electoral politics began to emerge with greater clarity Tuesday as recently formed "super PACs" publicly reported their donors and expenses for 2011.
Restore Our Future, the super PAC backing Mitt Romney's...
| Aug 30, 2010
| 6:23 PM
Manheim Township Police have few clues in two burglaries that happened over the weekend. Burglars hit Majik Rent-to-Own on Columbia Avenue in Lancaster Township and at Rent-A-Center on Lititz Pike in Manheim Township. At both locations, windows were...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 12:29 PM
An Iowa man has been sentenced to 205 years in prison for sexually assaulting three women in two robberies in the Jeffery Manor and Morgan Park neighborhoods, according to prosecutors and court records.
Larry Price, 31, was sentenced Wednesday by Cook...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 5:17 AM
Theresa Kimberly Cunningham allegedly leased a Toshiba Tablet and a Sony Desktop computer worth $2800 from a Rent-A-Center — then went directly to a pawnshop and sold the e-gadgets for $300, reports WTSP News-10 in Tampa Bay.
That got the 32-year-...
| Jan 29, 2009
Despite the sluggish economy, TV sales at some stores are through the roof! Of course this is mainly due to people getting ready for those big Super Bowl parties!
Managers at Conns tell me this week is the second biggest of the year aside from christmas...