Teen who stabbed classmates faces 10 years to life in prison
A 16-year-old who admitted to attacking five classmates at random in a school locker room faces a potential prison sentence of at least 10 years and possibly life, to be served once he is released fro
Man, 20, convicted of killing mother, her boyfriend; sentenced to life
NORRISTOWN >> A 20-year-old Ambler man stood stone-faced as a jury determined he acted with a “specific intent to kill” when he fatally shot his mother and her boyfriend as they lay defenseless, sleeping in bed.
Nurse who killed 97 patients should face life in jail, say prosecutors
German prosecutors want Niels Hoegel, 42, to get life behind bars after being in prison for over a decade after earlier trials. He is accused of killing almost 100 hospital patients.
Pittsburgh region's top development sites face life without Amazon
Without HQ2, Pittsburgh should focus on growing and retaining its own companies — but not give up on attracting others.
Frisco man accused of shooting state trooper before overnight standoff could face life in prison
The man who led a state trooper on a car chase before shooting him and holding up in his Frisco apartment for a 15-hour standoff was indicted on...
Ringleader of 10 cellphone-store robberies across Southern California, a Long Beach man, faces...
The crew robbed stores in Long Beach, Tarzana, Torrance, Fullerton, Corona, San Pedro and Corona del Mar. From July 2017 until February 2018, the team stole about $340,000 worth of cell phones and …
52 Faces: Cancer helped teacher learn life lessons
Cancer survivor April Marlow knows life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass —it's about learning to dance in the rain.Marlow grew up in
Laredo woman faces 10 years to life in prison in cocaine case
A Laredo woman has pleaded guilty to smuggling 35 pounds of cocaine via the Gateway to the Americas International Bridge, according to court documents.
Here’s how to find peace when you’re faced with life’s little annoyances
Here are 10 principles I try — with mixed success — to remind myself to follow when I feel my blood pressure rising
La Crosse meth ring leader pleads guilty, faces 10 years to life in prison
MADISON — A La Crosse woman who prosecutors said led a prolific methamphetamine sales ring pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to conspiring to sell illegal drug.
After his 8th DWI, Missouri man could face 10 years to life in prison
Prosecutors say Steven Marrs has been racking up DWI convictions since 1983; he is charged as a habitual offender.
Former Loudoun deputy convicted of theft, faces 10 years in prison
A former Loudoun County Sheriff's deputy accused of stealing more than $229,000 from the office's asset forfeiture coffers was convicted Thursday in federal court on four counts of theft Frank Michael Pearson, 45, opted for a bench trial before U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III. He faces a maximum of 10 years in prison when he's sentenced on June 17 Court documents say Pearson stole money…
Feds: Convicted felon faces up to 10 years in prison
STRATFORD - A Stratford man faces up to a decade in prison after he pleaded guilty to a charge against him from an incident last fall, the Department of Justice said Matthew Petrovitch, 38, of Sratford pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of possession of a firearm by a previously convicted felon, the DOJ announced Wednesday. Just two weeks prior to his court date in New Haven on Tuesday, Petrovitch pleaded guilty to state charges related to this incident in a Bridgeport courtroom,…
FEMA chief William Long, who faced questions over his use of government vehicle, resigns
Less than two years into a tenure marked by five major hurricanes and a tense relationship with his boss, FEMA Administrator William "Brock" Long resigned.
FEMA chief Long, who faced questions over his use of government vehicle, to resign
WASHINGTON - Less than two years into a tenure marked by five major hurricanes, multiple lethal wildfires and a tense relationship with his boss, Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator William "Brock" Long resigned Wednesday "to go home to my family," as he put it in an official statement released by the agency. Peter Gaynor, who has served as Long's deputy, will assume acting administrator duties "This…
What to know about the Houston Texans, who face the New England Patriots in AFC playoffs
Here's what you should know about the Houston Texans, who will face the New England Patriots in the AFC divisional round.
Modern Life: The annoying facts of life
One of the annoying facts of life is that the world is full of rich people who are willing to offer opinions in public that you and I don’t like.
Drug trafficker 'El Chapo' convicted on all 10 counts, faces life in prison
NEW YORK -- Mexico's most notorious drug lord, Joaquin El Chapo Guzman, was convicted on all 10 counts Tuesday of running an industrial-scale...
Man, 33, convicted of murder at 13 charged with drug crimes
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) - A Detroit-area man who was convicted of murder at age 13 has been charged with selling heroin and methamphetamine Nathaniel Abraham now is 33 years old. Bond was set at $100,000 during a court appearance Friday in Farmington Hills. Outside court, attorney James Galen says his client isn't "holding up so well." The Oakland County sheriff's office says investigators seized meth, about…
Life lessons stay relevant as life changes
I was delighted to have the opportunity recently to speak to a group of nursing students at the University of Maine. It gave me a chance to touch base with some important, defining transitions in m…