| Aug 18, 2011
| 1:39 PM
A Hagerstown teenager who pleaded guilty in May to hindering police in the accidental shooting of his younger brother is back in the Washington County Detention Center on new charges that he stole a handgun and a car.
Marcus Deon Longus, 17, of 945 W....
| Oct 25, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Her Facebook page was, according to state prosecutors, "a shrine to alcohol, lewdness and debauchery," and they used photos posted there to help put Alia Altajir away for three years in the women's prison in Niantic.
Last week, Connecticut's State...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 12:51 PM
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who authorities say yelled "My mom is Satan!" while attacking a stranger during a drug trip has been ordered to spend more than a year in prison.
Twenty-two-year-old Michael Miller-Leibowitz was sentenced...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:41 AM
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| Dec 14, 2011
| 2:05 PM
Does inhaling the butane from lighters while smoking a bowl cause any harm?
Butane is a highly toxic gas to inhale, but it also burns very cleanly. You're not inhaling butane from a lighter, but the water vapor, carbon dioxide and sometimes a trace...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 10:05 AM
Rose Peterson was watching television on a December night a decade ago, waiting for her son to come home. She never turned in for the night until he was there.
But instead of Derrick Markel Peterson, two Howard County police officers arrived at the...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 1:05 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Farm Service Agency is offering a package of technology enhancements including Web access for handheld and smartphone users, as well as a more efficient and timely option for receiving news and critical program information.
| Feb 24, 2012
| 2:56 PM
A 37-year-old Berwyn man pleaded guilty to aggravated DUI and reckless homicide and was sentenced to 15 years in prison today, more than three years after he sped about 100 mph down a Berwyn street killing one man, seriously injuring another and leaving...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 7:28 AM
LANCASTER — Sales of synthetic drugs, often sold as bath salts or incenses, are now illegal in Lancaster after action taken at Monday’s City Council meeting.
In February, Councilman Chris Davis drafted the proposed ordinance to ban the sale...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 8:20 PM
A 36-year-old Chicago man was charged in connection with a fatal traffic accident over the weekend that left two children dead after the man tried to flee from an unrelated minor traffic accident, police said.
The initial accident happened at about 6:...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 9:26 AM
A man will face a judge Tuesday for allegedly killing two kids and injuring their parents during a hit and run.
36 year-old Joey Chavez is accused of committing the crimes on Saturday around 6:30pm on the South Side.
Police say Chavez, of the 2200 block...