Mark and Charlie's Blog

A Superior Court judge ordered the parents of a preschooler who shot his 6-year-old neighbor to death with a loaded rifle they kept under their bed to pay more than $570,000 to the dead boy's parents. The $572,588.26 award Monday to Christine and Ronald Holt was Judge Robert...
Officials at a county jail in Pennsylvania say they mistakenly kept an inmate locked up 17 months too long. The Lancaster County commissioners tell LNP ( http://bit.ly/25loqIj ) the inmate doesn't want to be identified. But they say the inmate was supposed to be released in...
A Coos Bay homeowner made teens caught breaking into his house call 911 to report themselves. KATU-TV reports the three 14-year-old boys were all taken to the Douglas County Juvenile Detention Center on Sunday on charges including burglary, trespassing and possession of...
More than a decade after he was first accused of sexual misconduct, Bill Cosby will go to trial. A Pennsylvania judge found enough evidence during a hearing Tuesday to proceed with a criminal trial. It's not clear when his trial will start. Cosby faces three counts of felony...
Ahead of the housing crisis, Donald Trump talked enthusiastically about the chance to make money if the housing bubble burst, with seemingly little regard for the impact on American families. Now his likely fall rival, Hillary Clinton, is hoping to make him pay for those words...
Early on Saturday, a middle-aged Pashtun man used forged documents to cross from Iran into Pakistan. A few hours later, on a lonely stretch of highway, he was incinerated by an American drone. It is not exactly clear how the Americans tracked Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansour,...
The Transportation Security Administration's head of security operations was removed from his post Monday, law enforcement sources told Fox News. The departure of Kelly Hoggan was one of a series of shakeups at the agency amid a furor over growing security delays at American...
Hillary Clinton's campaign has declined an invitation to a proposed Fox News-hosted Democratic presidential debate that her primary opponent Bernie Sanders tentatively accepted last week. The campaign released a statement Monday, almost a week after Fox News invited both...
It’s the mother of all food fights – church ladies versus lunch ladies. The controversy involves a church that received permission from the Seattle School District to serve free pizza to students at three area high schools. A union representing public school cafeteria workers in...