| Feb 1, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses, and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Dom Amore, Hartford Courant If I were to list the most exciting......
| Jul 27, 2010
| 4:26 PM
It's nice to know that when disgraced public officials land in trouble, all their powerful friends won't leave them behind. Just look at Diana Wasserman-Rubin, the former Broward County commissioner accused of unlawful compensation for voting on grants...
| Jul 20, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Trackers aim to capture opponent's awkward moments, malaprops or gaffes on cameras during political campaigns. Think 'macaca.'...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 9:02 AM
Measured against the turmoil and triumphs of preceding decades, the '70s in Fort Lauderdale were, perhaps thankfully, rather bland.
Development continued its steady course. The Landmark Bank, the city's first skyscraper with 28 stories, signaled the...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 11:17 PM
UC Irvine 1, Long Beach State 0
LONG BEACH — Junior CoCo Goodson's first-half goal propelled the No. 15-ranked Anteaters to the Big West Conference victory at George Allen Field Thursday.
Goodson converted a one-touch pass...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 3:26 PM
George Allen’s announcement is no surprise. He’s been hinting about his interest for months as he crossed the state campaigning for Republican candidates.
"I don’t like seeing what’s going on in Washington," Allen told Franklin...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 9:31 PM
Jim Webb says he's still trying to decide if he'll run for a second term in the U.S. Senate.
George Allen, the man Webb upset, announced Monday he plans to seek the Republican nomination.
Webb said that doesn't play into his decision.
| Feb 9, 2011
| 8:30 AM
Virginia Senator Jim Webb says he will not run for a second term.
In a statement, Webb says he will return to the private sector. The Democrat also says he is proud of his accomplishments.
Webb won the seat by beating former governor George Allen...
| Feb 12, 2011
| 11:53 AM
Chris Hanburger had never played organized football before enrolling at Hampton High in the summer of 1957. After four days of practice with the Crabbers, he wanted to quit.
"I was done," he says. "I was so sore I could hardly move."
| Feb 16, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Cynthia Kinser was formally sworn in Wednesday as Virginia's Chief Justice, the first woman to lead the state's highest court.
Family, friends and a who's who of state government and the Virginia judicial system attended the investiture ceremony in...
| Feb 19, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Former Governor Tim Kaine says he’s flattered by the attention, but Saturday night he told Virginia Democrats he hasn’t decided if he will run for the U.S. Senate.
More than 14-hundred Democrats gathered at the Greater Richmond Convention...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:10 AM
Aging, like death and taxes is the inevitable and unavoidable.
So how do you know when it's time to give up the keys?
As you grow older, a lot of things change, like hearing and vision.
But when is it unsafe to get behind the wheel?
That's part of...