Why some Hyundai and Kia cars are easy prey for car thieves

Some Hyundai and Kia cars and SUVs are missing a “key” anti-theft device, making them an easy target for car thieves. An insurance industry group says these cars are stolen at nearly twice the rate of the rest of the auto industry because their engines lack “immobilizer” systems, which is an electronic security device that … Read more

Ex-Honduras first lady sentenced to prison for embezzlement

FILE – Former Honduran first lady Rosa Elena Bonilla de Lobo leaves court after her conviction on corruption charges in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Aug. 20, 2019. A judge sentenced Bonilla de Lobo to 14 years in prison Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2022, on corruption charges, the second time Bonilla had been sentenced. (AP Photo/Elmer Martinez, File)

Woman took nephew, 3, from home without permission to Lake Michigan before pushing him into water

CHICAGO (CBS) – The woman charged with pushing her 3-year-old nephew into Lake Michigan near Navy Pier had taken the child from his home unbeknownst to the rest of their family, prosecutors alleged. The woman, Victoria Moreno, 34, of Des Plaines, is facing charges of attempted murder and aggravated battery of a child. Police said … Read more

Teen Shot by Chicago Police Over Weekend Faces Assault, Weapons Charges – NBC Chicago

A 15-year-old boy faces aggravated assault and weapons charges after officers observed him with a gun over the weekend and opened fire, striking him several times. Officers were “touring” the Chicago Lawn area early Sunday and approached a group of people standing near an alley in the 7200 block of South Artesian Avenue, Chicago police … Read more

CEO robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight fears crime is driving businesses out of San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — Hamid Moghadam knows about the city’s crime problem all too well. The CEO of San Francisco-based Prologis was robbed at gunpoint outside his home, in broad daylight. “This is a gang that does this all the time and they had targeted me from the parking lot,” said Moghadam. The suspects followed … Read more

Chicago Police Investigating After Body Found in Roseland Trash Bin – NBC Chicago

Chicago police are conducting a death investigation after finding a person in a garbage can in Chicago’s Roseland neighborhood, At 7 pm Monday in the 100 block of West 110th Place, a male with an unknown age was found unresponsive in a garbage can, officials said. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Further information … Read more

Police investigating double-shooting in San Francisco’s Mission District

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Police were investigating a double-shooting in San Francisco’s Mission District, Monday evening. According to police, it happened around 6:33 pm in the 3300 block of 23rd Street. Officers arrived to find two female victims suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to the hospital, one suffering life-threatening injuries. No … Read more

Official jailed in Las Vegas journalist killing due in court

LAS VEGAS — A local elected official is due to face a judge on a murder charge Tuesday in the stabbing death of a Las Vegas investigative journalist who wrote articles critical of him and his managerial conduct. Robert Richard Telles, the Clark County public administrator, has remained jailed without bail since his Sept. 7 … Read more

4 arrested, charged with stealing fitness trackers from Corsicana warehouse

CORSICANA, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Four people have been charged with systematically stealing fitness trackers from a warehouse in Corsicana. Antonio Marcell Lewis, 41, Samuel Earl Lewis, 36, Aaron Lincoln, 43, and Ricka Smith, 37, were arrested on Thursday. If they are convicted, they face up to five years in prison. They were indicted for conspiracy … Read more