| May 14, 2013
| 5:43 AM
Two men are reportedly in custody and police are searching for a third man in connection with the slaying of a sailor from Chicago who was working on a tall ship in the Bahamas.
The arrests in the fatal shooting of Kyle Bruner, 34, was reported by the...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 11:43 AM
It was a busy 2012 for members of Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company, who responded to 948 fire calls and 1,084 medic calls during the year, including some high-profile incidents.
"The members and the community of Kingsville can be very proud of the fact...
| May 8, 2013
| 3:29 PM
The wide windows in the landmark Monroe Building offer a sweeping view of Michigan Avenue and Millennium Park. On a crystal-blue spring day, it's easy to temporarily forget the long, bloody history of warfare. But keeping the stories of "citizen soldiers"...
| Apr 20, 2013
— When Mathew Vance began looking for a job in Hampton Roads, he had plenty of experience to sell.
The 30-year-old Wyoming native had been a combat medic in the Army and later in the Texas Army National Guard. He had deployed twice to Iraq,...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:01 PM
Area high school math students applied their recently learned skills today while getting a taste of military life courtesy of Maryland Army National Guard Soldiers from the 29th Combat Aviation Brigade and the 1st Battalion, 175th Infantry Regiment.
| Apr 27, 2013
| 1:38 PM
In a career that's spanned more than four decades in four states, Gary D. Maynard has dealt with inmate sex scandals, prison riots, suicides and shrinking public safety budgets.
Last week, the Maryland corrections secretary faced a bank of TV cameras...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 4:33 PM
When Sgt. Jason Hoster deployed to Kuwait last year, the $500 checks supported his father while he underwent chemotherapy for lung cancer. During an earlier tour in Afghanistan, the cash helped his mother cover expenses.
Those grants came from the...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Seventy-one years ago Friday, on Dec. 7, 1941, Thomas Talbott was in as fine a mood as he can remember.
He was 19, a Marine corporal stationed on the balmy Hawaiian island of Oahu. His unit, assigned to secure the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, was...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 8:46 AM
Wide receiver Torrey Smith, kicker Justin Tucker and punter Sam Koch were three of several Ravens players summoned to coach John Harbaugh’s office Wednesday morning, but they weren’t in trouble.
Eight players and Harbaugh convened in the...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:31 PM
Jaclyn Beaudoin was waitressing Saturday night at angel’s Gentlemen’s Club in Kalamazoo, when Todd Kettler, 37, stopped by.
The waitress had no idea police were looking for him for allegedly robbing a bank in Southfield earlier that week....
| Oct 19, 2012
| 6:31 AM
Hundreds of troops returned home Friday after serving more than a year in Afghanistan.
Some 450 soldiers left in September 2011, thousands of families and friends gathered in the gymnasium at Caledonia High School for a last chance to wish their...