| Jul 21, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Officials scoured a Cleveland suburb for bodies Sunday after the discovery of three women's decomposing remains, sparking fears of more victims.
Law enforcement officials feared that a Cleveland man who was arrested Friday after a standoff with police...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Sixteen people were taken to area hospitals after a six-vehicle crash including a semi-truck happened on I-94 outside of Gurnee, police said.
All lanes were reopened by 2:45 p.m. on Interstate 94 near Grand Avenue after several lanes were shut down as...
| May 24, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Here's something that might make you wish you had X-ray vision. A Minnesota man found a rare copy of “Action […]...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:30 PM
They don't have to wait until Halloween to don their costumes and collect treats — not when every place from museums to aquariums to zoos to theme parks are celebrating Halloween the entire month of October with haunted houses, spooky...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 2:13 PM
An Out of School Splash will be held Saturday at the Robert W. Johnson Community Center, 109 W. North Ave., to recognize and congratulate all of the 2013 graduates.
Music will be provided by djSupaDupa, starting at 3 p.m.
The pool will be open from 11...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 7:00 AM
In "The Way, Way Back," which arrives in theaters Friday, much of the action unfolds at the Water Wizz Water Park, where 14-year-old Duncan (Liam James) finds escape from the pains of seeing his mom (Toni Collette) being wooed by a car salesman (Steve...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Joanne Pauley takes her grandkids to Dorney Park every summer to reward them for getting good grades in school.
They haven't made it through the turnstiles yet this summer because Pauley's tickets went for their own spin. And replacing them, she found,...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 7:15 AM
After thrilling millions of riders for nearly half a century, a classic Knott's Berry Farm ride is undergoing a major renovation that will see the addition of about 60 animatronic figures.
About 50 engineers, mechanics and artisans at Garner Holt...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:33 PM
"Just put your heels out over the ledge," says the woman, reminding me that I have ropes attached to me in six -- six! -- different places.
I cheat out about an inch, because this ledge is 14 stories above the ground, and my heart is racing. And the...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:30 AM
We still have more questions than answers about the Wizarding World of Harry Potter more than a year after plans were announced for a West Coast version of the themed land at Universal Studios Hollywood.
Photos: Top 10 Wizarding World of Harry Potter...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:05 PM
During a honeymoon trip to Los Angeles, Chris Hansen and his new wife, Shoni, decided not to skimp on their visit to Universal Studios Hollywood.
They booked a pricey tour for the theme park that included a buffet lunch, an escort to the front of the...
| Jun 16, 2013
I've visited many theme parks in the United States over the last few years as the theme park blogger for The Times' Travel website, but this summer's crop of rides already has me updating my bucket list. Here's a look at some of the biggest new roller...