| Oct 22, 2012
| 6:25 AM
Has Apple gotten lousy at keeping secrets these days?
The tech press is abuzz with speculation that the company which birthed the iPhone and the iPad will be coming out with an in-between device, an iPad mini. The mini is expected to be smaller than...
| Aug 1, 2012
Baltimore County Police say a child's piggy bank was stolen as part of the burglary of a home in Towson on July 29.
Police reports indicate that the burglary occurred in the 1700 block of Ryewood Road, between 2:30 and 10:30 p.m. Sunday.
| Aug 22, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Grand theft: 4400 block of Rockland Place. A woman called the sheriff’s department to report the theft of two Rolex watches and a white gold ring with a 1.25-karat diamond from her home. The victim said no one has access to the...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Grand theft, unlocked vehicle: 200 block of Foothill Boulevard. A man reported that sometime between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. that day, someone opened the trunk of his unlocked 2013 Kia Optima and took a backpack containing a MacBook...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 11:21 AM
The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports:
A blue 1988 Chevrolet Camaro valued at $12,000 was stolen between 11:30 p.m. May 29 and 5 a.m. May 30 on the 400 block of South Taylor Avenue.
A person turning on yard lights scared...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:18 PM
The following information was taken from Elmhurst police reports:
Three men reportedly wearing Mardi Gras style masks and black hooded sweat shirts approached a man at Fullerton and Howard Streets on May12, asked him if he wanted to fight and then got...
| May 18, 2014
| 8:17 PM
The following items were taken from Oak Park and River Forest police reports:
A 22-year-old Oak Park man was charged with driving under the influence, illegal transportation of liquor and unidentified traffic violations after his car was...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 9:14 AM
The following items were taken from Highland Park police reports:
•A Chicago man, 39, who fled the scene of a personal injury accident in the 1900 block of Skokie Valley Road shortly after midnight on April 27 and was caught near the intersection...
| May 2, 2014
| 10:25 PM
The following items were taken from Naperville police reports:
A woman responded to an online rental listing for a home in the 900 block of East Bailey Road and was asked to send $800 to a person who said he would then send her the keys. She became...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Identity theft: 4500 block of Leata Lane. A woman contacted police to report that sometime between Jan. 15 and March 1, someone had illegally filed her 2013 tax return with the IRS. She received a tax return check, through she had...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Don't hold your breath for Apple's Mavericks OS X -- it's likely more than a month and a half away from coming out.
9to5Mac reports that Apple will launch the upcoming version of its laptop and desktop operating system in late October.
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:20 PM
A federal judge has appointed a former U.S. prosecutor as the monitor who ensures that Apple Inc. complies with a ruling from the e-book antitrust case the company lost this year.
Michael Bromwich, a lawyer who previously worked in President Obama's...