News archive from 26 June 2012

Arrests, incidents reports for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 22-24

CULLMAN - Here is a look at the incidents that were reported to the Cullman Police Department for Friday, Saturday and Sunday: Arrests Harassing communications - Alan Craig Walker, 36, of Cullman arrested in Eva. Domestic violence - Phillip Andrew...

 
Monday's lineup: Slumping Miguel Cabrera, Tigers face Rangers rookie

Monday's lineup: Slumping Miguel Cabrera, Tigers face Rangers rookie

Arlington, Texas - Miguel Cabrera, who has just two hits in his last 20 at-bats, spanning five games, tries to break out of his slump Monday night against Rangers rookie Justin Grimm, who has made just one MLB start.Grimm (1-0, 4.50 ERA) beat the...

 

The Inside Line: Kurt Busch redeems himself at Sonoma

Two weeks after being suspended for the Pocono race, Kurt Busch nearly pulled off an upset on the road course at Sonoma. What's better, Busch's erratic behavior did not get the best of him this time. Driving an unsponsored car, Busch put himself in...

 

Photo gallery: Detroit's list of biggest jerks in sports

(NOTE: Use the gallery embedded above to scroll through our list (click "Show Caption"), or click here if you're on mobile.) A recent story about Lions players making the list of the NFL's top 10 biggest jerks got us thinking. What players...

 

70 people arrested, 6 teenagers recovered in metro Detroit during child prostitution crackdown

Local and federal law enforcement officers arrested 70 people — and recovered 6 teenagers — during a three-day crackdown on child prostitution. The effort was part of a national initiative dubbed Operation Cross Country in which local, state and...

 

Hamtramck man sentenced to prison for sexually assaulting three women in March

Tonio Dace stood quietly before Wayne County Circuit Judge Patricia Fresard today as she ordered him to spend 15 to 45 years in prison for sexually assaulting three women in March. Dace, 21, of Hamtramck pleaded guilty earlier this month to one count...

 
Bronx woman sentenced to a year in prison for using  silicone in illegal butt lift procedures  

Bronx woman sentenced to a year in prison for using  silicone in illegal butt lift procedures  

A Bronx woman who did $1,500 butt lifts with illegal injections of silicone without a medical license was sentenced Monday to one year in prison. Whalesca Castillo, 37, who pleaded guilty last September to operating an underground cosmetic clinic out...

 

'Shame' punishments like ponytail cutting increase

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Sleep in a doghouse rather than jail, walk through town with a humiliating sign or cut off a child's ponytail as eye-for-eye punishment.Such unconventional sentences that shame defendants are steadily increasing and turning state...

Chron, 17:03 in World News
 

Know your BMI: Docs urged to screen for obesity

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chances are you know your blood pressure. What about your BMI?Body mass index signals if you're overweight, obese or just right considering your height. Some doctors have begun calling it a vital sign, as crucial to monitor as blood...

Chron, 17:04 in World News
 

Consensus scarce in wake of Supreme Court's immigration ruling

The Supreme Court's mixed decision on Arizona's tough immigration law gave both sides an opportunity to celebrate, criticize and, inevitably, point fingers. Above all, it underscored the tricky politics surrounding the emotional issue - for both...

 

'Virtual 2Pac' image wins award for Digital Domain

Digital Domain's virtual version of Tupac Shakur has won a top honor at the world's largest advertising festival. The Venice-based visual effects studio announced Monday that the company had received a Titanium Award at the 59th annual Cannes Lions...

 

HBO and Showtime offer free online 'Newsroom' and 'Episodes'

In a bid for Internet buzz, premium cable channels HBO and Showtime have released free premiere episodes online of their highly anticipated summer series, HBO's"The Newsroom"and Showtime's "Weeds" and "Episodes." HBO on...

 
Egypt President-elect Mohamed Morsi moves into Mubarak palace

Egypt President-elect Mohamed Morsi moves into Mubarak palace

CAIRO - Egyptian President-elect Mohamed Morsi on Monday moved into the palace of the man who once jailed him. His swift settling in to deposed leader Hosni Mubarak's office was a potent symbol as Morsi begins forming a Cabinet and works to calm a...

 

Hazel Lee Caldwell

CULLMAN - Hazel Lee Caldwell Funeral services for Hazel Lee Caldwell, 83, of Vinemont were at 2 p.m. Monday, June 25, 2012, at West Point Baptist Church, the Revs. Michael Jones, Ben McKenzie and Steve Bryan officiating, with interment in Central...

 

Linda Gale Lanier

CULLMAN - Linda Gale Lanier Funeral services for Linda Gale Lanier, 69, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2012, at Oak Level Baptist Church, Etsel Riddle officiating. Moss-Service Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Lanier...

 

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