| Jan 18, 2014
| 5:32 PM
Darryl Burke didn't just break the law for 25 years, federal authorities say, he defied it — hiding behind aliases while he masterminded millions of dollars worth of fraud, lived it up at his South Florida waterfront "compound" and used his Miami...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Digging Too Deep
Mainly Murder Press; 207 pages
Jill Amadio's "Digging Too Deep" is the sort of book that will have you casting the movie version in your head as you read.
Put the right director at the helm and these characters could...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Police found a stash of counterfeit $100 bills in a Costa Mesa hotel room last month after a couple tried to pass fake currency at a Huntington Beach store, according to a federal indictment.
Marcus Redick and Lashana Gorrell allegedly bought hundreds...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 1:36 PM
A man has been arrested in New York City for allegedly threatening former President George W. Bush after declaring his love for the 43rd president's daughter Barbara, officials said Saturday.
George Ogilvie, a spokesman for the U.S. Secret Service, told...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:04 PM
The U.S. Secret Service is investigating a possible security breach at Sears Holdings Corp., after a series of cyber attacks on retailers that have exposed the credit-card data of millions of U.S. consumers, a person familiar with the investigation told...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
You probably won't believe this, but I aim to help Hillary Clinton fulfill her destiny and rule the world.
But the thing is, she has a problem.
You wouldn't know it from reading or watching the news. That's because in most newsrooms across America --...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:22 AM
There are real-life newspaper editors like the ones you see in the movies, the ones who swagger and swashbuckle and cuss and scrap.
Bill Thomas was not one of those editors.
He was urbane, dapper, cool and collected, an editor to match the...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Neiman Marcus Group offered more details Thursday about the data breach it disclosed late last week, saying that although credit and debit card information was stolen, customers’ social security numbers and birth dates were not.
And because the...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 4:51 PM
NBC has been saving its midseason shows until after the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, but Olympics viewers will get sneak peeks of two of the new shows during the Olympics.
"About a Boy," based on the Nick Hornby novel, will air its first episode on...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Two floridly genre crime dramas debut Tuesday, demonstrating, if nothing else, the temptations and pitfalls of relying on character types rather than actual characters. They also illustrate the low-percentage odds of the midseason replacement.
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:22 PM
John Dixon, the author of the YA novel “Phoenix Island,” which inspired the new CBS show “Intelligence” will sign copies of his book at The Doylestown Bookshop at 11 a.m. Saturday. Dixon, a a former resident of Doyelstown who now.....
| Dec 2, 2013
After experiencing problems both activating his Ventra card and loading value onto it from his Discover card and then being double-charged for some fares, CTA rider Barry Finkel began to wonder how susceptible his new transit account is to hacking.