| Mar 14, 2008
The beige stucco home in Van Nuys looked nice enough from the front yard, but the kitchen and bathroom needed fresh paint and new tile. One by one, men advertising themselves as contractors stopped by to offer services to two women, Susana and Bertha, who...
| Jun 16, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The painter Thomas Kinkade, whose mass-produced landscapes have made him one of the most-collected artists in America, has been arrested on suspicion of drunk driving. Kinkade, 52, was pulled over outside Carmel on Friday night because his 2006 Mercedes-...
| Dec 7, 2009
The following schools in the FOX40 viewing area are closed due to the winter storm:
El Dorado Trade
Charter Smith Flat
Charter Home Study Academy
Charter Community Day School
Charter Community School
Black Oak Mine Schools
Buckeye Union School District...
| Dec 10, 2009
Utility crews continue to work around-the-clock with hopes of restoring electricity to much of Northern California's foothill communities blasted with icy cold weather earlier this week.
Several residents without power are unable to perform everyday...
| Dec 11, 2009
| 3:16 AM
A lab technician is missing from Yale University, where a graduate student was found slain about three months ago.
John DiNello hasn't shown up for work in four days and hasn't been seen at his West Haven home in nearly three days, university spokesman...
| Jan 24, 2010
On January 24, 2010 at about 1:00 a.m., the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to the vacant land behind Kmart, located at 3968
Missouri Flat Rd., Placerville, for a possible homicide.
The Reporting Party told dispatch that one of the...
| Nov 13, 2009
| 3:47 PM
NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- An animal research technician charged with killing a Yale graduate student raised suspicions when he began scrubbing floors after the crime and tried to move a box of bloody wipes from the view of an investigator, according to an...
| Sep 12, 2009
Potential evidence has been seized from the building where a Yale University graduate student was last seen before she vanished days ahead of her wedding, authorities said Saturday.
Items that could be evidence are being analyzed but none have yet been...
| Sep 13, 2009
| 11:09 AM
The FBI has expanded its investigation into the disappearance of Yale graduate student Annie Le to a trash facility in Hartford.
The State Police Major Crimes Unit arrived at the trash facility around 2:15 p.m. Sunday afternoon.
The FBI's Bill Reiner...
| Sep 14, 2009
| 5:16 AM
Police said Sunday that they had found a body inside the wall of a Yale University building and are assuming it to be that of Annie Le, the Yale graduate student missing since Tuesday.
The grim announcement was made on the day that Le, 24, was to be wed....
| Sep 14, 2009
Bail was set at $30 million dollars for Phillip Garrido, the man accused of kidnapping and raping Jaycee Lee Dugard. Dugard was 11 years old when she was snatched from a Lake Tahoe street in 1991while on her way to school. She was found last month, 18...
| Sep 17, 2009
| 9:22 AM
Computer records show that lab technician Raymond Clark III, who was charged today with the murder of Yale graduate student Annie Le, was the last person to see her alive, a law-enforcement source told The Courant on Wednesday.
Investigators traced Le'...