| Mar 12, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle told reporters Wednesday that she intends to serve her full four-year term if re-elected this year, but did not rule out switching gears and running against Mayor Rahm Emanuel in 2015.
Speaking to reporters...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 2:06 PM
AUSTIN, Texas -- Artists and venues slowly appeared to be returning to normal Thursday hours after a car plowed into a crowd of revelers, leaving two dead and 23 injured.
Venues near the tragedy canceled afternoon events and stated that concerts for...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:31 PM
The city of La Cañada Flintridge is editing its local filming ordinance, most recently discussing the matter with stakeholders Monday in a Public Safety Commission meeting.
Administrative staff, in an attempt to accommodate concerned citizens, pro-...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Chicago police Officer David Harris was driving home after a late shift working some of the city’s most violent streets when a van fleeing a suburban cop plowed into his car early Friday, killing the 10 1/2-year department veteran.
| Mar 15, 2014
There's been a lot in the news lately about how morale problems at the Costa Mesa Police Department are causing officers to leave thus the city is becoming unsafe.
However, the statistics tell a different story.
Just this week the FBI released its...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:12 PM
WASHINGTON — Under orders by President Obama to enforce immigration laws "more humanely," Homeland Security officials are focusing on at least two major policy changes that would slow the pace of deportations of immigrants in the U.S. illegally....
| Jun 23, 2014
| 4:06 PM
For each budget that I have worked on as Hartford council president, we have had to overcome one major challenge. Our expenses of running city government are greater than the revenues we have coming in to pay for our priorities. Each year, our expenses...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Asiana Airlines Flight 214 swooped over San Francisco Bay that summer day, its instruments indicating it was too high to start a safe landing.
The pilots adjusted the altitude but inadvertently shut off the automatic throttle. That caused the Boeing 777...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 3:55 AM
Numerous people were hospitalized Wednesday night in Boston following an incident at TD Garden arena during a show by the popular DJ Avicii.
According to the Associated Press, 36 people were taken to a hospital and up to 50 others were treated or...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Even the convicted killer now admits it was brutal and senseless: a young police officer left in the gutter, three bullets in his chest, one in his right temple, after a traffic stop.
The San Diego Police Department was shaken by the slaying of...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Clifton Wilson, an inmate at the state's Eastern Pre-Release Unit, spent last week in the great outdoors, relocating oysters from cages on private piers near Thomas Point on the Chesapeake Bay to a sanctuary in nearby Glebe Bay.
To the North East...