| Oct 17, 2011
| 10:20 PM
Charged with participating in the theft of two cars from Hagerstown Community College for a “joy ride,” a Hagerstown man pleaded guilty Monday in Washington County Circuit Court to conspiracy to commit second-degree burglary.
Judge Daniel P....
| Dec 24, 2011
| 10:18 PM
A 20-year-old man has been charged in connection with a gang-involved car chase that ended when a car hit three pedestrians and crashed into a building in the Cragin neighborhood Friday night.
A 52-year-old man died and two other men, 38 and 52, were...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 6:27 AM
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The owner of an Ann Arbor self-storage business has been cleared of liability in the death of a customer who accidentally locked himself in a car trunk.
The Michigan appeals court last week overturned a decision by a...
| Jul 20, 2011
In Chika Unigwe's novel "On Black Sisters Street," the snow-covered streets of Antwerp, Belgium, are a beacon of freedom to the four disadvantaged African women who serve as the book's protagonists. Recruited in Lagos, Nigeria, by a fat slug of a sex...
| May 12, 2012
He pioneered one the most influential, far-reaching musical genres of the past 50 years. He became a galvanizing force, too, in the cause of human rights. When he died, more than a million people turned out to witness his funeral cortege. Among those...
| May 18, 2012
In late April, Alexandra Bach Lagos had one of those rough weeks most lawyers dread. She spent three days out of town conducting depositions, returned and put in two more 12-hour days. While the schedule would be taxing for anyone, it was particularly...
| May 23, 2012
| 11:31 PM
A residential and commercial development project proposed to cover some 1,000 acres of land south of Brawley was approved by the Imperial County Planning Commission on Wednesday.
Once built by Moser Ventures Inc., Rancho Los Lagos will include more than...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:38 PM
LAGOS, Nigeria (KTLA) -- As if bringing roasted chicken on a plane wasn't odd enough.
Vincent Chegini Chinweuwa was arrested over the weekend at an airport in Lagos after officials discovered he had traveled from Sao Paulo, Brazil with over $150,000...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 9:41 AM
A state official confirms a passenger plane crashed into a two-story building in the Nigerian city of Lagos.
Officials say the plane went down in a neighborhood just outside the Lagos airport. The number of those killed or injured is unknown.
| Jun 3, 2012
| 2:23 PM
LAGOS (Reuters) - A passenger plane carrying nearly 150 people crashed into a densely populated part of Lagos on Sunday, in what looked like a major disaster in Nigeria's commercial hub.
There was no official word on casualties but the likelihood of...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 10:12 PM
The search for bodies and, hopefully, survivors in Nigeria's most populated city continued through the night and into Monday, hours after an airliner crashed killing all 153 passengers and crew on board and at least 10 people on the ground.