| Aug 18, 2011
| 1:39 PM
A Hagerstown teenager who pleaded guilty in May to hindering police in the accidental shooting of his younger brother is back in the Washington County Detention Center on new charges that he stole a handgun and a car.
Marcus Deon Longus, 17, of 945 W....
| Oct 25, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Her Facebook page was, according to state prosecutors, "a shrine to alcohol, lewdness and debauchery," and they used photos posted there to help put Alia Altajir away for three years in the women's prison in Niantic.
Last week, Connecticut's State...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 12:51 PM
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who authorities say yelled "My mom is Satan!" while attacking a stranger during a drug trip has been ordered to spend more than a year in prison.
Twenty-two-year-old Michael Miller-Leibowitz was sentenced...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 1:27 PM
A pair of Noblesville girls were rushed to the hospital Oct. 28, after a night of partying that ripped the cover off the illegal drug trade amongst local teens.
"We had two girls 14 years of age sneak out of the house where they were spending the night...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 8:58 PM
Cliff Robertson, who starred as John F. Kennedy in a 1963 World War II drama and later won an Academy Award for his portrayal of a mentally disabled bakery janitor in the movie "Charly," died Saturday, one day after his 88th birthday.
Robertson, who also...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 2:05 PM
Does inhaling the butane from lighters while smoking a bowl cause any harm?
Butane is a highly toxic gas to inhale, but it also burns very cleanly. You're not inhaling butane from a lighter, but the water vapor, carbon dioxide and sometimes a trace...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 10:05 AM
Rose Peterson was watching television on a December night a decade ago, waiting for her son to come home. She never turned in for the night until he was there.
But instead of Derrick Markel Peterson, two Howard County police officers arrived at the...
| Dec 26, 2011
So now it's Ron Paul's turn.
The diminutive Texas libertarian is poised in the latest polls to win the Iowa caucuses.
Obviously, this would be rough news for Newt Gingrich — who's in third place and falling — and very good news for Mitt...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Hagerstown man faces drug charge after incident in Frederick alley
FREDERICK, Md. — A Hagerstown man was charged with a drug violation earlier this week following an incident that resulted in a second man being charged with firing a hunting rifle...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 3:12 PM
A Hagerstown man was charged with a drug violation earlier this week following an incident that resulted in a second man being charged with firing a hunting rifle in an alley in Frederick, Md.
Michael Keith Nikirk, 50, of Hagerstown, was charged with...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Annapolis Police disclosed Saturday that they encountered a city alderman last week while raiding a an apartment where confidential sources had told police that PCP was being sold, an experience the elected official called “harrowing.”...