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  • Pennsylvania dog law enforcement looking brighter

    Lehigh County executive candidate Tom Muller has a lurid mailer that compares him and Republican opponent Scott Ott in terms of "Day and Night." He sent it out a second time this week, just in time for Halloween. I won't get into the details by which...
  • Local Voices: Nov. 7 edition

    Local Voices: Nov. 7 edition
    Letters to the editor for the Nov. 7 TribLocal print edition from Downers Grove, Lombard, Wheaton and Western Springs residents. Speed limit I am vehemently opposed to raising the speed limit to 70 miles per hour. This is only going to encourage...
  • Baby dies after 'highly intoxicated' mother passes out on her

    Baby dies after 'highly intoxicated' mother passes out on her
    A two-month old Hagerstown girl died after her mother passed out while breastfeeding her early Saturday, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office. The baby was found unresponsive under her mother, Yadina Indira Morales, 22, who was "highly...
  • Baltimore man gets life for sexual assault, killing of children's mother

    Baltimore man gets life for sexual assault, killing of children's mother
    A Baltimore man received twin life sentences Wednesday for sexually assaulting and murdering his children's mother at a house where she was staying in the city's Waltherson neighborhood. Shawn Stevenson, 43, had been in a relationship with Somchanh...
  • Mom accused of giving Adderall to son, 6, as experiment

    Mom accused of giving Adderall to son, 6, as experiment
    It looks like this mom found out the hard way that it's not always 'better living through chemistry' after allegedly conducting a school science project -- on her son. Heather McAuliffe , a West Boca mom of a first grader, is accused of emailing her...
  • SARC recognized for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    SARC, a non-profit in Harford County providing hope and resources to victims of domestic violence, sexual violence, child abuse and stalking, received a proclamation from the Harford County Council recognizing October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month....
  • Officials: Woman sexually assaulted in Lakeview

    Officials: Woman sexually assaulted in Lakeview
    A 24-year-old woman was taken to a hospital following a sexual assault Sunday morning in the Lakeview neighborhood, according to Chicago Fire Department officials. At 4:30 a.m., an ambulance responded to the 400 block of West Belmont Avenue on the North...
  • Karla Porter sentenced to life without parole in husband's death

    Karla Porter sentenced to life without parole in husband's death
    A White Marsh woman will spend the rest of her life in prison for hiring a hit man to kill her husband — a man she has insisted subjected her to years of abuse. A judge handed down the sentence Monday after jurors rejected Karla Porter's claim of...
  • Bad behavior isn't an illness

    When the 1980 edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (commonly known as the DSM-3) was being prepared, psychiatrist Allen Frances lobbied for the inclusion of a new diagnosis: masochistic personality disorder. His push...
  • Michelle Knight: profile in courage on 'Dr. Phil'

    Michelle Knight: profile in courage on 'Dr. Phil'
      The remarkable Michelle Knight gives an exclusive interview to Dr. Phil McGraw on Tuesday's show. McGraw has done an efficient job of promoting his chat with one of Ariel Castro's victims in Cleveland. The interview, which airs at 3 p.m. today on...
  • In Florida cyberbully case, where were the parents, teachers, friends?

    There is perhaps no more heartbreaking story in the news these days than the suicide of a bullied 12-year-old Florida girl, a death all the more distressing because it was a preventable loss of young life. The sadness extends beyond the obvious. Two...