| Mar 22, 2012
| 10:48 AM
Residents of a River North condo building on N. Franklin Street and W. Institute Place were warned Tuesday that an NBC pilot will be filming on the corner Saturday-Monday.
"DO NOT BE ALARMED,” the condo association notice said in bold letters....
| Mar 31, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Everyone knows the names. Yvette. Kellie. Francena.
Hampton track and field coach Maurice Pierce's next goal is to construct a formidable, top-to-bottom team, and the first step is keeping the area's best talent at HU.
The Lady Pirates' profile has...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 8:48 AM
"Adios, losers!" Howe Gelb yelps about three minutes into the new Giant Giant Sand track "Forever And A Day." That line sums up the weird-but-gleeful mood of this week's Free Music Friday track.
It's a preview of the band's album "Tucson," set for a June...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 3:25 PM
Canals define and divide Copenhagen, Denmark. Much of the spectacular Danish architecture, both historic and modern, lies within sight of canals, making a tour by kayak a trip through history. It doesn't hurt that some fantastic bars and restaurants...
| Aug 27, 2011
Dear Answer Angel: I was invited to a wedding shower and the invite explicitly said, "No gifts please." Does that really mean don't bring a gift or should I buy something? What? Thank you!
— Empty handed?
Dear Empty: "That really means don't bring...
| Sep 23, 2011
Rock documentaries made by fans of the band fall into two categories: They either exclude nonbelievers or draw them into the fold. "Pearl Jam Twenty" starts out exclusionary but opens the gates before it's through.
Writer-director Cameron Crowe, whose...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:04 AM
While many Hoosiers can't afford a trip out of town, the people paid to run Indianapolis International Airport are flying around the world.
From Denmark to Brazil and Zurich to Greece, the world travel bills are a concern for some city leaders.
| Nov 23, 2011
| 2:40 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who live in areas with high levels of traffic-related air pollution may face a slightly increased risk of developing diabetes, Danish researchers conclude in a new study.
They found that people living in urban areas...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 5:06 PM
BERLIN -- New Zealand is perceived as the least corrupt nation on earth, and Somalia and North Korea are seen as the most corrupt, a German watchdog organization said in a report released this week.
The United States ranked 24th least corrupt on a...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 12:32 PM
Copenhagen is a thriving metropolis and the main attraction in Denmark. But a trip here isn't complete without a swing through the cute Danish countryside. In less than two hours, you can time-travel from modern Copenhagen to a 10th-century Viking ship,...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 7:17 AM
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark has imposed a "fat tax" on foods such as butter and oil as a way to curb unhealthy eating habits.
The Nordic country introduced the tax Saturday, of 16 kroner ($2.90) per kilogram (2.2 pounds) of saturated fat...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 8:49 PM
I've reached that stage in life where almost everyone I meet looks like somebody I used to know.
I'm getting old.
Hedy and I recently returned from a Baltic cruise. We saw lots of doppelgängers aboard our cruise ship. It became a game. Someone would...