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  • Question of the day: Which is your all-time favorite Super Bowl?

     
    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......
  • Wasserman-Rubin Legal Defense Fund? Gag

     
    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...
  • Nevada Rep. Dina Titus comes face-to-face with a 'tracker' and her constituents are not amused

     
    Trackers aim to capture opponent's awkward moments, malaprops or gaffes on cameras during political campaigns. Think 'macaca.'...
  • The 1970s: A time for city to catch its breath after decades of rapid change

    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...
  • College Roundup

    WOMEN'S SOCCER 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...
  • Political analyst says Virginia's 2012 Senate election will be among the most closely watched in the country

    Political analyst says Virginia's 2012 Senate election will be among the most closely watched in the country
    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...
  • Jim Webb still trying to decide if he'll run for second term in U.S. Senate

    Jim Webb still trying to decide if he'll run for second term in U.S. Senate
    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. "For us,...
  • Senator Jim Webb will not run for re-election

    Senator Jim Webb will not run for re-election
    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...
  • Former Hampton Crabber Chris Hanburger an Accidental Hall of Famer

    Former Hampton Crabber Chris Hanburger an Accidental Hall of Famer
    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." Teammates and...
  • Virginia's new Chief Justice is sworn in

    Virginia's new Chief Justice is sworn in
    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...
  • UPDATED: Kaine says he hasn't decided if he will run for the U.S. Senate

    UPDATED: Kaine says he hasn't decided if he will run for the U.S. Senate
    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...
  • It's back to school for older drivers

    It's back to school for older drivers
    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...