| Jun 28, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Synthetic marijuana has been in the cross hairs of cities waging their own war against synthetic drugs.
Now it's bath salts, the designer drug meant to mimic cocaine.
The ban movement was already under way when the world learned of the gruesome...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 6:42 PM
In a heated, narrowly divided closed-door meeting, Morgan State University's board of regents voted last week not to renew President David Wilson's contract, sources close to the board said Monday.
The ouster comes amid a string of recent incidents...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 4:44 AM
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Accused cannibal guilty but not...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:18 PM
Alexander Kinyua, an electrical engineering student at Morgan State University, was charged with the first-degree murder of his roommate 37-year-old Kujoe Bonsafo Agyei-Kodie. Kinyua allegedly hadn't just killed the man, but also had eaten his heart and...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 6:47 PM
Morgan State University officials said Saturday they have promoted campus police Chief Adrian J. Wiggins to the new post of chief public safety officer, in which he will explore changes to campus safety and emergency management systems.
The move comes...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Alexander Kinyua, the college student accused of killing a family friend and ingesting his heart and brain, has been declared incompetent to stand trial, according to court records.
Harford County State's Attorney Joseph I. Cassilly said in an Aug. 13...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 5:38 PM
A Morgan State University student who was partially blinded with a baseball bat wrapped in barbed wire alleges in a recently filed lawsuit that the school ignored warning signs of Alexander Kinyua's potential for violence.
Joshua Ceasar of New Jersey...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 6:05 PM
If there was one ring in the world that I, a weakling theater critic, knew I could knock Mike Tyson out in, it was the Pantages Theatre, where "Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth" played this past weekend.
Tyson might have 100 pounds more muscle on him than I...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 9:54 AM
A La Cañada Flintridge man is accused of taking a page out of Mike Tyson’s playbook – biting off a piece of another man’s ear during a fight.
Ken Hosoda, 26, was arrested on suspicion of mayhem -- disabling, disfiguring or otherwise...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 12:01 PM
A New York City police officer was arrested and charged in a bizarre plot to kidnap and cook his girlfriend.
According to authorities, Gilberto Valle conspired with an unnamed associated through an online chat, about kidnapping, cooking and eating body...
| May 31, 2012
| 5:34 PM
The 21-year-old college student allegedly told detectives that he hadn't just killed the man who'd lived with his family for months, but had eaten his heart and portions of his brain. The victim's severed head and hands were found in the men's Harford...