Prostitution sting nets 31 arrests

By Laura Geller – bio | email RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) – 31 people are in trouble with the law after a three day prostitution sting in Richmond. Police told NBC12 they targeted specific areas where residents and business owners complained about the illegal activity.  This operation was a little different than prostitution stings in the […]

Employee charged with stealing gifts during weddings

MACON, Ga. (AP) – By AMY LEIGH WOMACK and JOE KOVACS JR.The Telegraph After their wedding last fall, Cheryl and Jay Malone opened what they assumed was a box of cards, well-wishes from guests. They had told people not to buy them gifts. And from the looks of what was in the box – four […]

Possible threat at Lakeside High School in DeKalb County

DEKALB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) – Officials are investigating a threat made against Lakeside High School in DeKalb County. Someone wrote, “Everyone is going to die on Fri., Jan. 30″ on the wall in a boys restroom at the school. The incident was reported to CBS46 by a concerned parent. The school’s principal, Jason Clyne, sent […]

NFL: ref inspected footballs properly in AFC title game

By BARRY WILNERAP Pro Football Writer PHOENIX (AP) – NFL officiating chief Dean Blandino says the inspection of the footballs by referee Walt Anderson before the AFC championship game was handled properly. Blandino also said Thursday the process of checking the footballs and security surrounding the inspections will be enhanced for Sunday’s Super Bowl. As […]

Carroll says decision is Sherman’s if baby arrives early

By TIM BOOTHAP Sports Writer PHOENIX (AP) – Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Friday it will be Richard Sherman’s decision whether to play in Sunday’s Super Bowl if his pregnant girlfriend goes into labor with the couple’s first child sooner than expected. Carroll said during a joint news conference with New England coach Bill […]

Judge: Jury can watch Super Bowl unless Hernandez mentioned

By MICHELLE R. SMITHAssociated Press FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) – The 18 New England residents sitting on the jury in the murder trial of former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez will be allowed to watch the home team play in Sunday’s Super Bowl, but the judge overseeing the case says they must leave the room if […]