ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia state government has settled a lawsuit filed by three former Insurance Department employees who said they were fired by ex-Insurance Commissioner Jim Beck because they had leaked information to a television reporter.
A Rock Island County jury on Friday found Jason Michael McChurch guilty on charges of residential arson and murder after a four-day trial in C…
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than a year after arson destroyed a Navy warship, service leaders said Wednesday they are making changes and increasing oversight to correct widespread failures that led to the scrapping of the USS Bonhomme Richard.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Navy report has concluded there were sweeping failures by commanders, crew members and others that fueled the July 2020 arson fire that destroyed the USS Bonhomme Richard, calling the massive five-day blaze in San Diego preventable and unacceptable.
A jury trial started Tuesday morning for a Moline man charged with first-degree murder and arson in relation to a fire that killed an 88-year-old Moline woman in 2017.
A jury trial will start Tuesday for a Moline man charged in relation to a fire that killed an 88-year-old Moline woman in 2017.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A Springfield man who pleaded guilty to the fatal stabbing of a woman during a home invasion and setting her home on …
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A man seen on surveillance video wearing an American flag bandana when he threw a Molotov cocktail into the headquarters of the Democratic Party's county office in Austin remained in custody Saturday, according to jail records.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The city of San Jose was once home to one of the largest Chinatowns in California. In the heart of downtown, it was the center of life for Chinese immigrants who worked on nearby farms and orchards.
SEATTLE (AP) — A Tacoma woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to torching five Seattle police vehicles during racial justice protests and rioting that followed the killing of George Floyd last year.
SHREVEPORT,La. (AP) — A woman accused of throwing two of her children into a Louisiana lake has been extradited from Texas to Louisiana, where she faces a murder charge that could send her to jail for life.
REDDING, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters were gaining the upper hand Sunday on a forest fire that displaced thousands of people and destroyed more than 100 buildings near Shasta Lake in Northern California.
One person died in a Rock Island fire early Monday morning. Police believe the fire was started on purpose, according to a news release posted…
A DeWitt man arrested for lighting someone else's car on fire in May pleaded not guilty.
A Davenport man arrested for allegedly lighting someone else's car on fire in May pleaded not guilty.
A Galesburg man was sentenced Tuesday to nearly nine years in prison for setting a Minneapolis cellphone store on fire in the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd.
A good Friday to all. The heat and humidity is arriving just in time to celebrate the Bix 7 weekend with us in the Quad-Cities.
A second man has been charged with arson in relation to a car fire that happened on May 1 in Davenport.
A man was arrested for residential arson and possession of explosives after an explosion was heard at a Moline hotel, police said in a press r…
An Illinois man who live-streamed his riot trip to Minneapolis last summer, including filming a portion of his role in burning down a Sprint store, pleaded guilty in Minnesota U.S. District Court Wednesday to one count of aiding and abetting arson.