| Jul 14, 2014
| 1:08 PM
A sheriff's deputy shot and killed a mountain lion over the weekend in Rancho Cucamonga amid warnings about recent sightings along foothill neighborhoods.
The mountain lion was one of two cougars spotted jumping through backyards in the 8800 block of...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 10:34 AM
Teachers and staff at 12 DuPage County schools will be getting heroin prevention training and working it into the curriculum this fall after county officials approved of funding for the measure this week.
The DuPage County Board voted 16-0 on Tuesday,...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Anne Arundel County executive candidate George F. Johnson IV said Tuesday that if he's elected, he won't fire the police and fire chiefs ... at least not immediately.
Johnson, the Democratic nominee for county executive, said he'll take his time in...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 1:32 PM
SANFORD - George Zimmerman has no job, no home, no income but spends $100 a month on vacations and $200 a month on psychological counseling, according to a financial affidavit he recently filed in his divorce case.
Zimmerman, 30, is the former...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 11:59 AM
A year ago Tuesday the first of several hundred Seminole County residents were summoned to the Sanford courthouse for jury selection.
A half-dozen of them ultimately would decide whether former Neighborhood Watch volunteer George Zimmerman was a...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 8:57 AM
A Sanford judge today put an end to George Zimmerman's libel suit against NBC Universal.
Circuit Judge Debra S. Nelson ruled that the former Neighborhood Watch volunteer is entitled to no money from the media giant.
She issued a summary judgment in...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 8:50 AM
Signaling frustration over issues surrounding pay and discipline, Los Angeles police officers rejected a proposed one-year contract extension reached with Mayor Eric Garcetti and city negotiators.
Officials with the Police Protective League, the union...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:16 PM
When Jose Antonio Vargas was stopped at an airport Border Patrol checkpoint as he attempted to fly out of this south Texas city Tuesday, he did what he has lately grown accustomed to doing: He announced that he was an undocumented immigrant.
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:43 AM
Tinley Park trustees voted Tuesday night to drop the village's longtime ambulance services provider in favor of a new company, a move village officials said would save the village about $800,000 over the life of the contract.
A new agreement, between...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Niles officials recently approved a plan to allow a firearms safety and gun training school to be located in its main business corridor.
The school will be operated by Concealed Carry Safety for Personal Defense and will be located at 7609 Milwaukee...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Fourteen Des Plaines fire and police personnel take home city-owned vehicles, but Ald. Dick Sayad, 4th, would like to cut that number to four.
The issue spurred a debate among aldermen, City Manager Michael Bartholomew, Police Chief William Kushner...