US marshals return escaped psychiatric patient to Hawaii

HONOLULU – U.S. marshals say they’ve brought a man who escaped from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital back to the islands from California. Randall Saito faces escape charges stemming from his unauthorized departure from Hawaii State Hospital in November. The agency said in a statement Wednesday that Saito returned to an undisclosed location on Oahu. The […]

Lead detective in San Francisco Zodiac killer case dies

SAN FRANCISCO – Dave Toschi, the San Francisco police detective who led the unsuccessful investigation into the Zodiac serial killing a half-century ago, has died. He was 86. Toschi died Saturday after a lengthy illness, his daughter, Linda Toschi-Chambers, told the San Francisco Chronicle. Toschi was put on the Zodiac case after a San Francisco […]

Fallout from Louisiana teacher’s arrest rages on

ABBEVILLE, La. – The Louisiana teacher whose widely viewed arrest sparked online outrage has returned to work while fallout from the incident rages on. Gov. John Bel Edwards said he saw nothing on videos of Deshia Hargrave’s arrest that warranted her rough treatment. Meanwhile, the superintendent of Vermilion Parish Schools says he, his staff and […]

Findings due of school’s handling of sexual misconduct

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – University of Rochester officials are set to hear the results of a special committee’s investigation into the university’s handling of sexual misconduct allegations against a professor. The private western New York university’s Board of Trustees appointed the committee in September to look into allegations made in complaints with the Equal Employment Opportunity […]

Louisiana school board president on teacher arrest: Everyone wants to side with the ‘poor little woman’

close Video Teacher forcibly removed, arrested at school board meeting Raw video: Louisiana woman led away in handcuffs after speaking out at Vermilion Parish School Board meeting after questioning the members and its superintendent about his raise. A Louisiana school board president drew criticism Wednesday for his response to a video that shows a female […]