November 19 is the feast date of Diocletian martyr Saint Barlaam of Antioch. A Cappadocian peasant, Barlaam defeated through righteous willpower a Roman judge’s diabolical attempt to go easy on him. Barlaam was doing the old refusal to pay homage to the pagan gods thing and the judge’s plan was a masterpiece of practical jurisprudence: […]
On September 6, 1949, Camden resident Howard Unruh picked up a Luger P08 pistol, stepped outside of his two-story apartment and killed 13 people in 12 minutes in what would
Bludgeoned to death with an axe in an act of unspeakable violence in their own home, the appalling murders of 38-year-old Christine Lundy and her 7-year-old daughter Amber, have been
A father dreams his daughter has been killed, then she disappears -- what does her boyfriend know and could the dad's nightmare have been an omen?
One near Petworth, other near Dupont Circle.
Police say three left Bristow area Nov. 12.
Man was walking on the road, authorities say.
Victim is 17-year-old male.
A 22-year-old Norwegian student has been handed a $30,400 fine for drunken driving—but can still count herself lucky, reports the AP. Katharina G. Andresen is reportedly Norway's richest woman, with a fortune estimated by Forbes at $1.23 billion. Fines for drunken driving in Norway are based on...
Many suspense novels and thrillers are based on the drama of the hunter and the hunted. Often a chase requires a one step forward, two steps backward approach. For example, after chasing down many false leads, a police detective finally discovers the suspect's hideout and hurries to secure a search warrant. Show More Summary
In trying to confront crime and health problems caused by alcohol, tobacco and drugs, American legislatures over time have enacted various laws ranging from criminalization to regulation to revenue-raising. The governmental efforts to...Show More Summary
Becoming a famous author today is about as likely as becoming a famous plumber. And that's the way it should be. In fact, it's more important to know who can fix your plumbing than who wrote a particular book.Thornton P. Knowles
One vehicle struck another, which preempted act of violence near Tenleytown.
Police arrested 56-year-old Derek Smith of Brooklyn and charged him with assault Saturday
The body of Edward Reeves, whose stage name was Bambino Gold, was found in a wooded area in Macon County, Alabama
A 19-year-old Vermont Knolls man has been charged with murder in the Oct. 18 stabbing that killed his mother’s boyfriend in the South Los Angeles community of Willowbrook, according to Los Angeles County sheriff’s investigators. Maurice Jones, 19, was arrested on suspicion of murder on Nov. Show More Summary
Marcelo Campos, a 62-year-old Latino male, died Tuesday, Nov. 7, after being stabbed in Vermont Knolls, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
Lawrence Butler Jr., a 31-year-old black male, died Monday, Nov. 6, after being shot in Whittier, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
The Virginia deputy dressed as Rep. Frederica Wilson, while her boyfriend dressed as President Trump
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