(Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.)
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Thursday, October 30, 2008
Where can you see a chicken tractor, beautify your home, try delicious locally-grown produce and burrow like a gopher tortoise?
CHICAGO - The convicted felon suspected in the slayings of actress-singer Jennifer Hudson's mother, brother and nephew told police he is innocent but balked at taking a lie-detector test, a police official said.
MINEOLA, N.Y. - A man confessed to strangling his wife during a fight over his alleged cheating, dumping her body near a highway and then making it appear as if she had been a victim of random roadside violence, police said Thursday.
LINCOLN, Neb. - A 17-year-old boy left at an Omaha hospital is the 24th child to be abandoned under the state's much-criticized safe-haven law, which lawmakers hope to change next month.
ATLANTA - The rate of new diabetes cases nearly doubled in the United States in the last 10 years, with the highest levels in the South, the government said Thursday in its first state-by-state review of new diagnoses.
NEW YORK - After several years in which Americans were buying stuff on credit they couldn't afford, a rapidly increasing number are complaining about getting harassed and abused by bill collectors.
SAN FRANCISCO - The Star Tribune of Minneapolis on Thursday became the latest news organization to receive a package labeled ''anthrax,'' a day after the FBI arrested a man on suspicion of sending anthrax hoax letters to the media.
CARLYLE, Ill. - George Weedon hid a tractor behind a false wall on his property, allegedly for a bankrupt dairy farmer who authorities say was trying to conceal assets from his creditors. But Weedon did not keep the secret for long.
If you have one chance to make your contract, it is better than nothing. But it is even better if you have two chances to get home - as in this deal.
DEAR DR. GOTT: I am a 50-year-old male. I recently had my gallbladder removed.
DEAR DR. GOTT: I would like to give your readers a simple and effective remedy for constipation.
In the year ahead, knowledge and tenacity will be required to fulfill worthy objectives, and you will possess plenty of these important traits to accomplish your goals, even those you previously thought were unattainable.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Wednesday, October 29, 2008
Man of the Decade