Big OC drug bust lands couple in jail

Big OC drug bust lands couple in jailDelmarva Daily TimesWhen Ocean City Police tactical unit came knocking on the door of one resort home on Halloween, it sure wasn't for trick or treating. Acting on a tip from a neighbor, police on Oct. 31 recovered an ounce of cocaine and an ounce of heroin in the 41st ...Two Charged After Ocean City Drug Bust WBOC TV 16
  October 31, 2014  

4 held after car chase from Montgomery to Prattville

4 held after car chase from Montgomery to PrattvilleMontgomery AdvertiserMONTGOMERY — Police have arrested four people after a highway chase that started in Montgomery and ended in Prattville. Reports indicate that Montgomery police tried Friday to stop a suspected stolen vehicle. Instead of stopping, the driver fled ...
  October 31, 2014  

Objection Before Phone-Cracking for Feds Is OK

     MANHATTAN (CN) - Just in time for Halloween, a federal magistrate gave the government a fright by restricting its prodigious power to surveil cellphones.     U.S. Magistrate Judge Gabriel Gorenstein's five-page order Friday does not identify any information about the manufacturer, suspect or alleged crime at issue in the case of on his docket. But his ruling is nonetheless notable for the hoops it will make the government jump through to cra...
  October 31, 2014  

Tennis Court Electricution Leads to Lawsuit

     NASHVILLE (CN) - An apartment complex where a 23-year-old man was electrocuted while playing tennis last month failed to properly maintain the lighting around the court, the dead man's family says in a lawsuit.     Kevin Salazar was playing tennis at Meadowood Village in Antioch, Tenn. on Sept. 24, 2014, when he went to retrieve a tennis ball that had been hit out of the court. Salazar was walking near a light pole on his way back with the b...

Cops release photos in robbery and attack of police sergeant

Cops release photos in robbery and attack of police sergeantChicago TribuneChicago Police Dept. release surveillance photos today of suspects in the attack of an off-duty Chicago police sergeant on Oct. 30, 2014 in the 100 block of West Madison Street. The vehicle is the suspects' getaway SUV. Chicago Police Dept. release ...Off-duty Chicago police officer seriously injured after robbery in downtown ... The Republic
  October 31, 2014  

Albuquerque PoliceAbuse Settlement Near

Albuquerque PoliceAbuse Settlement Near       (CN) - The Department of Justice and Albuquerque agreed Friday on reforms intended to ameliorate the city police's use of force against civilians, the Justice Department said.     Albuquerque came under intense criticism from its citizens after a series of police shootings - 40 of them since 2009.     The Department of Justice began investigating in November 2012, and in April this year said it had found " reasonabl...
  October 31, 2014  

Police search for suspects in off-duty sergeant beating and robbery in the Loop

Police search for suspects in off-duty sergeant beating and robbery in the LoopWLS-TVOff-duty police officer beaten, robbed in Loop. Police have released surveillance images taken at a Loop parking garage in hopes of identifying the suspects accused of beating an off-duty sergeant. Embed. <iframe width="476" height="270" ...Cops release photos in robbery and attack of police sergeant Chicago TribuneOff-duty Chicago police officer beaten, robbed KWQC 6
  October 31, 2014  

Paramount Cleared Over Big-Budget Flops

     MANHATTAN (CN) - Scoffing at the idea that Paramount pulled a fast one on high-powered insurers and hedge funds that invested in a slate of films that flopped a decade ago, a federal judge had three pointed words.     "Not these guys," U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest said of the investors in a bench ruling on Thursday.     Allianz Risk Transfer, Munich Re Capital Markets New York, Marathon Structured Finance Fu...

NY Schools Shut Out Immigrants, Study Says

     MANHATTAN (CN) - Although the Supreme Court ordered public schools across the nation to open their doors to all children, regardless of immigration status, more than three decades ago, dozens of New York districts may not have gotten the message.     Releasing a survey covering one-fifth of statewide districts on Thursday, the New York Civil Liberties Union found that 73 out of 159 districts still required applicants to have a valid birth ce...
  October 31, 2014  

Claim Over Icelandic Conversion Rate Revived

     (CN) - The 9th Circuit resurrected a class action challenging the handling of certificates of deposit denominated in Icelandic krona after that country's banking crisis.     California resident Ek Vathana filed a class action for breach of contract against Florida-based EverBank after it closed his "WorldCurrency" CD, over his protests, in response to the 2008 collapse of Iceland's banking system.     Vathana said he...
  October 31, 2014