RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Robert Harris

A collection of news and information related to Robert Harris published by this site and its partners.

Top Robert Harris Articles

Displaying items 25-36
  • Notre Dame survives at Wake Forest 24-17

    Notre Dame survives at Wake Forest 24-17
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Notre Dame's football team became eligible for a bowl game with Saturday night's 24-17 victory over Wake Forest. But it almost certainly will not be one of the five BCS bowl games for which the Irish aspired to be eligible...
  • After drowning, emotional appeal made for lifeguards at Lake Tapps in Bonney Lake

    After drowning, emotional appeal made for lifeguards at Lake Tapps in Bonney Lake
    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...
  • Costa Mesa man receives settlement from city

    COSTA MESA — The city has settled a federal lawsuit filed by a man who claimed a police officer arrested him after planting fraudulent evidence. The multimillion dollar lawsuit was settled for $150,000. The settlement protects the city from further...
  • Too little, too late

    Too little, too late
    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...
  • DCFS under fire over beating death of 4-year-old

    DCFS under fire over beating death of 4-year-old
    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....
  • Wharton ousted from nonprofit organization CEDA

    Wharton ousted from nonprofit organization CEDA
    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...
  • The what-might-have-been genre

    Mysteries and thrillers hinge on basic questions: whodunit, whydunit and the dreaded had-I-but-known. Then there's what-might-have-been, which is the domain of thrillers that recount alternate histories. Instead of fashioning chaos out of order in a world...
  • 'Ghost Writer's' real-life parallels haunt the movie and director Roman Polanski

    'Ghost Writer's' real-life parallels haunt the movie and director Roman Polanski
    As Pierce Brosnan and Ewan McGregor describe it, there was no need for the cast of Roman Polanski's "The Ghost Writer" to have long, philosophical discussions about the movie's creepy real-life parallels. It wasn't necessary, for example, to dissect...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers (hardcover) for Feb. 28, 2010

    ++++++++++++++++++++ || Fiction || Weeks on list || || 1. || The Help by Kathryn Stockett (Putnam: $24.95) The lives of a maid, a cook and a college graduate become intertwined as they change a Mississippi town. || 38 || || 2. || Point Omega by Don...
  • 'Conspirata' by Robert Harris

    'Conspirata' by Robert Harris
    As the second installment in British novelist Robert Harris' trilogy of cutthroat politics and intrigue during the late Roman Republic opens, Marcus Tullius Cicero is about to assume the consulship of Rome, the position of supreme authority he had secured...
  • ACLU Files Suit To Maintain Ill. Foster Care Funding

    (WGN-AM)- Attorneys for the American Civil Liberties Union filed suit in federal court today, asking a judge to stop the state child welfare system from eliminating counseling and increasing caseloads as is proposed if a state doomsday budget becomes a...
  • Nicolas Cage Among Roman Polanski's 'Ghost' Busters

    Roman Polanski's adaptation of Robert Harris' "The Ghost" is set to move forward with a star-studded cast led by Nicolas Cage and Pierce Brosnan. Cage and Polanski will also be joined by fellow Oscar winner Tilda Swinton. According to Variety,...