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2008-07-11 18:00:02

By O'RYAN JOHNSON LAWRENCE - The remains of captured U.S. Army Sgt. Alex Jimenez and those of a comrade were positively identified yesterday, marking the end of a grueling 14-month ordeal for the Lawrence soldier's family both here and in New York.

2008-07-11 15:00:05

By Yadira Betances, The Daily News of Newburyport, Mass. Jul. 11--LAWRENCE -- The remains of Army Sgt. Alex Jimenez of Lawrence have been found in Iraq ending more than a year of hope that the kidnapped soldier would be found alive.

2008-07-11 12:00:05

By Yadira Betances, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Jul. 11--LAWRENCE -- The bodies of two U.S. soldiers, including Army Sgt. Alex Jimenez of Lawrence, missing in Iraq since being ambushed more than a year ago, have been recovered.

2008-07-11 09:00:41

A drum pictured on the cover of an iconic Beatles album has been sold at an auction in London to a private collector for $1 million. The hand-painted bass drum, which appeared on the cover of the 1967 LP, Sgt.

2008-06-30 18:02:49

By SCOTT DAUGHERTY Staff Writer Two county police officers are suing the department for $4 million, claiming their supervisors in Pasadena repeatedly retaliated against them and stalled their careers after one of the men complained a female officer was sexually harassing him.

2008-06-20 15:00:00

By ROBERT BURNS, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON After decades of denials, the Chinese have acknowledged burying an American prisoner of war in China, telling the U.S.

2008-06-20 09:00:00

After decades of denials, the Chinese have acknowledged burying an American prisoner of war in China, telling the United States that a teenage soldier captured in the Korean War died a week after he "became mentally ill," according to documents provided to The Associated Press.

2007-08-14 12:21:23

By Derek Kravitz, The Dallas Morning News Aug. 14--As Sgt. Erik Palmer of the Miami-Dade County Police Department packed his bags Sunday for the annual child crime conference in Dallas, he got an e-mail from a 15-year-old Miami boy through his department's MySpace page.

2007-02-02 09:00:00

The oldest profession is moving from the street corner to the Internet. It's the latest trend in prostitution, Tucson police say: Men and women using online classified ad Web sites like craigslist.org to offer or request sex for money.

2006-11-05 15:00:09

By Katie McDevitt, The Tribune, Mesa, Ariz. Nov. 5--Bicycle officer Heather Penner stopped suddenly while patrolling a Tempe parking lot. "Smell that?" she asked. A faint odor lingered in the night air but quickly floated off with a breeze.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.