| Feb 27, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Otis R. "Damon" Harris Jr., a Baltimore singer who performed with the Temptations during the 1970s and later used his own diagnosis of prostate cancer to help raise awareness of the disease in African-American men, died Feb. 18 from the disease at...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 8:07 AM
There's a herd of green zebras in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Uh, better make that a fleet.
They can be found roaming in the vicinity of Snowshoe Mountain Resort in Snowshoe, W. Va., where the open military-style all-terrain Tomcars of that moniker...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 12:34 PM
An El Dorado County woman once accused of killing her second husband was arrested this week on suspicion of murdering husband No. 3....
| Jan 30, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Jacqueline Marie Burnett Harris "Ninine," 78, died Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at the University of Maryland Medical Center.
Born Nov. 12, 1934, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late William Allen Burnett Sr. and Elizabeth Marguerite Lewis Burnett....
| May 9, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Roman Polanski, a director who has had extensive personal experience with a justice system he and supporters believe wronged him, will make a movie about another exceptionally high-profile trial: the Dreyfus affair. Polanski will direct “D,” a...
| Feb 2, 2012
D'Andre Howard left plenty of clues that he was on a dangerous path before he was accused of killing three members of a Hoffman Estates family, but state officials and outside agencies failed to act on those warnings, a new report concludes.
| Dec 28, 2011
| 5:15 PM
When Crystal Valdez brought her son Christopher to the emergency room last July, a doctor quickly suspected the boy hadn't been hurt in the way his mom claimed.
The bright-eyed 3-year-old with a shock of brown hair and a fascination with superheroes...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 3:24 PM
Cook County Public Guardian Robert Harris is sharply criticizing the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services after a 4-year-old boy was beaten to death.
"Untill a child dies, it doesn't seem to get much attention," Harris said....
| Jan 12, 2012
| 11:33 AM
Robert Wharton, the leader of one of the state’s largest nonprofits, was ousted from the organization, its board announced today.
The move follows a Tribune report earlier this week that Wharton, chief executive officer of the Community and...
| May 29, 2012
A two-year-old gas oven sits, like new, in the kitchen of a residence retired pediatrician and neonatologist Robert Harris of West Hartford uses only on Friday nights and Saturdays for the Jewish Sabbath.
It's not the oven he thought he was getting,...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Hagerstown resident Rick Curry did not hide his opposition Monday to the expansion of gambling in Maryland.
“People have enough addictions already,” he said. “We have lotteries, tip jars and scratch-offs.”
Curry, 50, was among...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 9:51 PM
Some Bonney Lake residents made an emotional appeal to the City Council Tuesday night to hire lifeguards for Lake Tapps in Allan Yorke Park, where a popular 16-year-old boy drowned last week.
The boy, Quentin Boggan, was a member of the Bonney Lake...