| Aug 15, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Redlands police began distributing warning letters Thursday to local businesses, advising them that the sale and use of toxic, synthetic chemical drugs known as “Spice” and “bath salts” will be banned in the city.
In the wake...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 2:28 PM
After police spotted a 2-year-old girl riding in a SUV without a car seat Monday they pulled it over to discover that the girl was riding on her dad's lap and that he had hidden 26 packages of PCP in her pants' pocket, officials said.
The stop happened...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 11:43 AM
BOSTON (AP) — James "Whitey" Bulger, the feared Boston mob boss who became one of the nation's most-wanted fugitives, was convicted Monday in a string of 11 killings and other gangland crimes, many of them committed while he was said to be an FBI...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Carlos Ortiz walked into a Connecticut courthouse for a June 25 meeting with his probation officer prepared for bad news: The man who would ultimately be charged in connection with the Aaron Hernandez murder case had tested positive for PCP and faced a...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 12:00 PM
The setting of Benjamin Percy's "Red Moon" — an alternative universe in which humans and lycans coexist — may seem unhappily familiar to anyone familiar with the words "Team Edward" or "Team Jacob."
Readers will also encounter teen angst,...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Bail was set today at $700,000 for a man charged in a May 2012 hit-and-run crash that killed a 13-year-old West Side girl.
Ronald J. Tenard, 25, has been charged with two felony counts of aggravated DUI in the death of Sade McGee, who died after a May...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Scott Smith was a young New Milford police officer in 1998 when he shot and killed suspect Franklyn Reid (who was wanted on alleged parole violations). After a brief foot chase, Smith got Reid on the ground but Smith says Reid seemed to reach for a...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Designer drug users have become more prevalent in Downtown Anchorage than chronic inebriates, according to the security director for the Anchorage Downtown Partnership.
Cory Evans addressed the extent of the problem during a free course Friday...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 1:31 PM
LAPORTE — A Michigan City who was driving impaired received a 16-year sentence Thursday afternoon for killing a woman and seriously injuring two children in a motor vehicle crash.
John Mikle, 36, was ordered to spend 12 years of the sentence in...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 8:15 AM
As a gag, senior Cameron Engle e-mailed the principal of the Morgan School, Clinton's public high school, to ask if he could wear a pink long-sleeve gown to prom (apparently modeling his look after Pinky, a character from the cartoon show "My Little Pony:...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 9:25 AM
The election for president of UConn' Undergraduate Student Government was marked by a surprising amount of scandal and political intrigue. Shiv Gandhi bested Edward Courchaine by 340 votes. Then Courchaine filed a complaint accusing Gandhi of violating...