At least 21 people were shot, three fatally, across the city Friday night and Saturday morning.
Before 1 a.m., 3 people were shot just east of Austin Boulevard on Lake Street in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side. A 19-year-old man was killed, a 20-year-old was taken to John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County and a 29-year-old was taken to Loyola Hospital in Maywood. Both survivors were taken [...]
A Port Saint Lucie woman allegedly attacked a man with a sea shell after biting his ear during a domestic dispute, the Port Saint Lucie Police Department said.
Patricia Wehr, 40, was arrested Tuesday and charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, according to TC Palm.
The 41-year-old victim told police he and Wehr had gone out for drinks because Wehr had an upcoming court date on a battery charge and [...]
One of President Obama’s largest financial backers is a key executive at the largest Swiss bank in the world, complicating his criticism of presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney.
Robert Wolf is president of Swiss financial giant UBS Investment Bank and chairman of UBS Americas. He has been one of Obama’s most prolific fundraisers dating back to 2006, when the former Senator from Illinois initiated his run for the White House.
Wolf has bundled more [...]
by Joe Weisenthal
This morning we mentionedhow apartment vacancies had fallen to their lowest level since 2001, offering up yet another reason to be (somewhat) bullish on housing in 2012.
But it’s a bigger deal than just the obvious point that lower vacancies = more need for construction.
Karl Smith at Modeled Behavior has a great post about the inevitable upward pressure on rents, and what higher rents mean for the economy.
This make single family rental [...]
CHICAGO (STMW) — A 15-year-old boy was charged with murder Saturday for allegedly beating to death an off-duty Chicago Police officer during a domestic dispute Friday morning at the South Side home she shared with several grandchildren.
The teen boy, 15, was charged with one count of first-degree murder and one count of armed robbery, police said. His name was not being released because he is a juvenile.
The boy is accused [...]
Yorktown, VA – A man is dead after decapitating himself following a domestic dispute in Yorktown.
Yorktown sheriff deputies initially responded to reports of a domestic disturbance in the 100 block of Nathan Place around 10am this morning and learned the man had left before they had arrived. A few minutes later a utility trailer was reported on fire nearby at the intersection of Holmes Blvd [...]
This is not a photo of the injured lizard, but this is a bearded dragon.
Deputies arrested a San Carlos woman who allegedly stabbed a bearded dragon lizard during an argument with the pet’s owner early Saturday morning, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.
After receiving a report of a domestic dispute, deputies responded to the 1000 block of Crestview Drive around 3:40 [...]
The Delaware County District Attorney’s Office is investigating a rivalry between Darby and Colwyn Police after a YouTube video surfaced showing a heated dispute between the two.
The fight began March 18 after a Colwyn Borough police officer was flagged down about a domestic dispute. The Colwyn officer arrested a man who allegedly punched a woman. The arrest evidently occurred about a block into Darby Borough.