| Mar 2, 2012
| 11:49 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A San Diego woman was sentenced to jail for running a rental scam in which she advertised a room that didn't exist and stole $3,545 in room deposits from 10 people, the City Attorney's Office announced Friday.
Jasmine Ford, 22, pleaded...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 6:58 PM
I was privileged to attend the 36th Santa Ana Army Air Base (SAAAB) reunion Feb. 25 at Orange Coast College.
The event, which OCC has hosted annually since the reunion's inception in 1977, celebrated the 70th anniversary of the base's opening in 1942....
| Mar 6, 2012
| 2:13 PM
The Shepherds of Independence, a non-profit organization devoted to providing homes to those with physical, mental, and social needs, find itself in need of help.
A recent fire at the housing unit on 1400 Morgan Street in Grand Rapids has left 14 ...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 3:26 PM
In a span of five weeks, the decades-old killing of a college student in a Wheaton boarding house went from cold case to conclusion.
Prison inmate Michael Whitney, 58, just a year shy of finishing a prison term for a 1982 murder, was sentenced Thursday...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 4:09 PM
For Eddie Germino, being unemployed for a time last year worked to his advantage in a dispute with his Maryland landlord.
Germino, 27, had moved out of the house where he had lived with other students. Now he was trying to get his security deposit back....
| May 31, 2011
| 6:46 PM
Two Ohio men were arrested this morning at a River North hotel after one exposed himself to a housekeeper and police officers responding to the incident found crystal methamphetamine and other drugs in their room, police said.
Jeffrey Carpenter, 34, of...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:21 PM
A shooting early Friday outside a small inn and residence next to the Belvedere Hotel in the Mid-Town neighborhood left a 41-year-old man dead and another critically wounded, police said.
The wounded man was identified by Mount Vernon-Belvedere...
| Aug 14, 2012
A rule that requires juniors to live on campus this year has Christopher Newport University doubling and tripling more dorm rooms to handle the influx of students.
The rule kicked in with this year's third-year students, who were told about it before...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 11:22 PM
WINNETKA, Calif. (KTLA) -- Police raided a home in Winnetka Friday, flushing out a man the homeowners claim was squatting there and making a killing by renting out rooms.
Roosevelt Boyer and his wife, Eddrin, own the home on Parthenia Street but a man...
| Jun 13, 2009
A new appraisal of the Irish cottage owned by Sen. Christopher Dodd concludes that it is worth about three times as much as Dodd has been reporting on his financial disclosure forms.
The new value of the cottage, on Inishnee island in County Galway, is...
| Apr 29, 2010
When you're out of work, the last thing you need to do is waste money.
"Nothing sets someone up for being played for a patsy like being lazy, being scared and being in a hurry. When you're out of work and desperate for a new job, you're at least two...