Authorities said one man is dead and a woman sustained critical injuries after an all-terrain vehicle accident early Monday on a trail in the Bowie area.The Maryland-National Capital Park Police in Prince George’s County said the pair was riding an ATV around 2 a.m. Show More Summary
Firefighters in Montgomery County said one adult and two dogs were displaced after a house fire destroyed a home in the Glen Echo area. The incident began around 10 p.m. Sunday night in the 6100 block of Bryn Mawr Avenue. Fire officials...Show More Summary
Jose Reyes and Corriann Cervantes, 17 and 15 respectively, attended the Clear Path alternative school in Clear Lake, Texas, a Greater Houston community in southeast Harris County. (Kids enrolled in alternative schools struggled as students in mainstream education systems. Show More Summary
The Martyrdom of Bishop Farrar [sic] by Ted Hughes Burned by Bloody Mary‘s Men at Caermarthen “If I flinch from the pain of the burning, believe not the doctrine that I have preached. — His words on being chained to the stake. Bloody Mary’s venomous flames can curl; They can shrivel sinew and char bone […]
Researchers from Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh have published an article that provides the first evidence of the potential benefits of provider-delivered education and a brief counseling intervention in school health centers to address and prevent teen dating violence. Show More Summary
What happens when your lawyer himself doesn’t obey the law? You’re screwed. That’s as ridiculous as a butcher going vegetarian or an author who doesn’t read. Worse yet, a teacher who doesn’t know how to teach…because, golly gee, none of us have ever experienced that before, right? While in a Connecticut courtroom, a defense attorney stood [...]Show More Summary
Los Angeles police say the 19-year-old freshman left a party near the USC campus, but did not return
One person was killed Sunday evening in a three-car crash in Fairfax County, authorities said. The crash occurred on Lee Chapel Road and the Fairfax County Parkway about 6 p.m., according to the county’s emergency communications center. Read full article >>
When the mother dropped her 9-year-old son off at his father’s Washington home last June, the father was struck by the appearance of the boy, whom he had not seen in about a year, he would tell social workers. The child appeared to be malnourished. There were bruises and burn marks on his skin and bits of duct tape stuck to his wrists and ankles.Read full article >>
If this is the way they celebrate making it to the Final Four how do you think they’ll act if they actually win the NCAA basketball tournament? Fires and arrests in East Lansing today. Apparently that’s what they call Spartan spirit...
Baltimore — Black teenagers, from high schools scattered around the city, are among many drawn to the Inner Harbor on warm days to enjoy the waterfront tourist spot.But for them, the visits had become less about shops, restaurants and meeting friends, and more a symbol of their uneasy relationship with police. Show More Summary
Officials say a party in Panama City that ended in gunfire was avoidable; "we have blood on our hands"
Second body is recovered at scene of last week’s building explosion in New York City, official says. http://t.co/tyCX5yBREw — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) March 29, 2015 Two people have been missing. Two bodies have now been found. Both...Show More Summary
Fire destroyed a 15,000- square-foot livestock barn Sunday on a farm in upper Montgomery County. One firefighter suffered a minor burn, and about 20 pigs died in the blaze, according to the county fire and rescue service. Read full article >>
Talk about a bad trip: Police say two Rutgers University students dropped acid last night, and one got so aggressive that he stabbed the other in the throat, My Central Jersey reports. According to a witness, Andrew Kim, 23, and Kevin Huang, 22, took LSD inside a residence yesterday evening...
Luckily there aren’t very many examples of the perfect storm occurring in a community where a dysfunctional family, a broken child-protection agency, and a community that makes a series of unlucky decisions end with the death of a beautiful, happy and loving 5-year-old little girl. Episode 41, however, isn’t one of them. On January 8th, […]
Case of the Month: Forensic arson detection and its role in wrongful convictions feature in April. Cameron Todd Willingham In 2004, Cameron Todd Willingham was executed by the state of Texas for the 1991 fire that killed his three daughters: Amber (2) and the 1-year-old twins Karmon and Kameron. Show More Summary
A 47-year-old Upper Marlboro woman was killed early Sunday after her car veered off Interstate 495 and hit a guardrail, Maryland State Police said.Authorities believe fatigue caused the 3:45 a.m. crash that killed Veronica Denise Edmonds.Read full article >>
Jeffrey David Vargo's body turned up at a Pomona construction site the day before July 4, 1981. The 6-year-old California boy had last been seen the day prior, at a fireworks stand he had bicycled to; he had been strangled. The three decades since have been ones of starts and...
Seven people were injured, some critically, during an early-morning spray of gunfire yesterday at a spring house break party in Panama City Beach, Florida. Multiple 911 calls flooded in just before 1am reporting the shootings at the three-story, vacation-rental home located several blocks off the beach. Deputies found a sprawling...