Tag Archives: Elizabeth Zwirz

Maryland historian pleads guilty to stealing hundreds of military dog tags, historic items, officials say

One of the dog tags reportedly taken from the National Archives in Maryland.  (U.S. Attorneys Office of Maryland) A historian in Maryland pleaded guilty Thursday to theft after being accused of stealing more than 200 military dog tags and other historic items belonging to the U.S. government, according to a statement from the district attorney’s office. Through the end of ...

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Scott Tucker, former racecar driver, gets 16 years in loan scheme

Scott Tucker takes a break during a morning practice session for an auto race in Sebring, Fla., March 19, 2010.  (Associated Press) A former professional racecar driver was sentenced Friday to more than a decade behind bars after being convicted in October of running a payday loan business that reportedly scammed millions of people. Scott Tucker, 55, was sentenced to ...

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Sleeping outdoors, officers call attention to animals left out in the Michigan winter

From left to right, Officer Trish Barnes, Officer Joaquin Guerrero and Officer Anthony Trevino will sleep outside on Jan. 12 to raise awareness of the dangers animals face when they’re left outside for long periods of time. Seen with them is Guerrero’s canine partner, Little Chief.  (Saginaw County Animal Control) Some animal control officers in Michigan said they’ll be spending ...

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