| May 6, 2012
| 7:43 PM
It was a busy Sunday evening for Dallas police as they stepped up patrols along Martin Luther King and Malcolm X in the Fair Park area.
"Everybody gets along just fine until the police come around and start hating”, said Dallas Resident Samantha...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 1:54 PM
Actor-director Mario Van Peebles has listed a wooded compound in the Hollywood Hills at $1.675 million.
The nearly half-acre lot includes a main house, patio space and a guest house. Custom details include stairway handrails made from recycled metals,...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 9:44 AM
NEW YORK -- A paid informant for the New York Police Department's intelligence unit was under orders to "bait" Muslims into saying inflammatory things as he lived a double life, snapping pictures inside mosques and collecting the names of innocent people...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday offered a preview of the theme of his speech at the Democratic National Convention next month: his insider’s view of the moves President Barack Obama made after taking office.
“I'm going to testify to what I...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 12:45 PM
No. 50: KEVIN JACQUES
School: South Broward
Pos.: G, DT; Ht.: 6-0; Wt.: 265
Interested colleges: Navy, Temple, Yale, Miami
What's the biggest factor in selecting a college: Academics and the school's atmosphere
What's your favorite saying (motto)...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 3:42 PM
The endangered list keeps growing and growing: the California condor, the Asian elephant, the Texas courthouse... You read right.
This week, 70 Texas courthouses made the list of endangered sites put out by the National Trust of Historic Preservation....
| Jun 25, 2012
| 8:45 AM
The American Library Association awarded Anne Enright and Robert K. Massie the Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction, respectively, on Sunday during the ALA's annual conference. Enright was recognized for her novel, "The...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Despite his intimidating name and his forceful, cinderblock-to-the-chest flow, Atlanta rapper Killer Mike (aka Michael Render) insists most of his days are filled with laughter. "I've been out on the road with El-P and eXquire and all the crews are...
| Mar 11, 2013
Jaleesa Armstrong grew up with the sound of her three older brothers constantly bouncing their basketballs throughout the family's Englewood neighborhood home.
The sound — which was different on the living room carpeting; different on the...
| Feb 20, 2013
If you think that Jesse Jackson Jr.'s mental illness explains away all his bad behavior, you may need treatment for an excessively mushy heart.
If you think his mental illness explains absolutely nothing, you are suffering from a heart made of nails....
| Feb 24, 2013
Even by the jaded standards of Illinois politics, former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s spending spree with his campaign cash sounds breathtakingly shameless, partly because it sounds so senseless.
Back in the early 1980s, his father, the Rev. Jesse L....
| Feb 4, 2013
If you're going to make "forever" stamps, it's hard to go wrong by invoking Rosa Parks' long-lasting legacy.
On Monday, the United States Postal Service began to issue their new Parks stamps -- called forever stamps because their rates never change -- to...