| Mar 20, 2013
| 8:39 AM
A Baltimore jury convicted a man of second degree murder for strangling his grandmother to death after he smoked PCP and heard voices warning him of evil people.
Demond Tyler, 37, who lived with his grandmother, was at home in the 3200 block of...
| 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...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 7:34 AM
Lloyd “Vern” Hamner, 87, who at various times in his life called New Mexico, Arizona, California, Oregon, and South Dakota “home”, moved one last time to his final home, Heaven, on March 22, 2013.
Vern was a young boy during...
| 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...
| May 4, 2012
| 12:35 PM
Adam “MCA” Yauch was co-leader of the Beastie Boys, a New York City trio that transformed hip-hop. But just as significantly, the group and especially Yauch transformed themselves, providing a model for how artists can mature and grow as...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 4:22 PM
From actual press release from U.S. Sen. Bob Casey's office. WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today introduced bipartisan legislation to prevent the abuse of cough syrup to get high, a particularly worrisome trend among teens. The...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:35 PM
The following items were taken from Tinley Park police reports April 24. Cannabis A 20-year-old Chicago woman reportedly ate two cookies containing marijuana after purchasing …...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Assemblyman Roger Hernandez passed a drug test, his attorney says...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:32 PM
While Sons of Anarchy made a splash this week by killing off a major character, a real-life tragedy involving one of the series' former cast members has emerged. TMZ reports that Johnny Lewis, who played Halfsack — a character who was killed off...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 11:52 AM
The transient who allegedly broke into the Studio City home of actor LL Cool J pleaded not guilty Tuesday to burglary charges that could send him to prison for decades....