| Jan 21, 2012
| 7:08 PM
Two months ago, a small number of doctors in Florida received an unsigned letter from CVS/pharmacy informing them that the company's pharmacists would no longer fill prescriptions they write for painkillers and other powerful, addictive drugs.
| Jan 9, 2012
| 3:38 PM
VISTA, Calif. - Two brothers from Solana Beach were behind bars Monday, facing a slate of burglary and theft charges, for allegedly stealing electric guitars from music stores throughout the San Diego area.
Kristopher Robert Ferrara, 27, and his 23-year-...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 2:44 PM
A Long Island woman with end-stage heart disease has only weeks to live after she lost her chance at a heart transplant for shoplifting back in September.
Now Diane McCloud and her lawyer are asking to be released into a hospice, so she doesn't spend her...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 2:12 PM
SOUTH LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A $20,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for killing two dogs and leaving their severed heads in a dumpster.
The reward money includes $10,000 from the city of...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Judging by the green residue coating cars and just about anything else it can stick to, spring is in the air.
That means everything from baseball preseason to household spring cleaning is in full swing.
Since this column often encourages shopping, I...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 3:31 PM
For years, the 300 block of West Washington Street from Lawrence to West Street was the city’s orphan child.
“It was not considered part of downtown,” said Angela Jones, owner of the recently opened So Angelina, which she called a...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 3:10 PM
Police warn residents about sport motorcycle thefts
FREDERICK, Md. — Frederick police Wednesday warned residents about a string of thefts of sport motorcycles that could be linked to others across the state.
The stolen motorcycles in Frederick...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Detectives with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in a north side CVS Drugstore robbery.
Police said the robbery occurred Thursday, April 5 at the CVS located at...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 7:30 PM
Stephanie Jones has harbored the same suspicion for the past year.
"My son didn't kill himself," Jones insists.
On Saturday, one year to the day after 16-year-old Jiha'd Vasquez was found hanged in a field off Queensboro Street, Jones along with friends...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 4:03 PM
VISTA, Calif. - A Solana Beach man was sentenced to 16 months in prison Monday for his involvement in a string of San Diego County music store thefts, while his younger brother received probation.
Kristopher Robert Ferrara, 27, pleaded guilty to first-...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:44 AM
The autopsy report for Whitney Houston links Detroit pharmacies to the music icon's death investigation, according to WDIV TV in Detroit.
They report that some prescription pills and bottles discovered at Houston's hotel room in Beverly Hills, CA, were...
| Oct 5, 2012
You already knew that our healthcare system is screwy. But you probably didn't know that at least some pharmacists at CVS, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain, were refilling prescriptions and submitting claims to insurers without patients'...