| Aug 25, 2010
After months of being pummeled by Republican attacks on the new healthcare law, the Obama administration and its allies are striking back in an attempt to stem public disaffection with the health overhaul ahead of the November election.
| Jun 23, 2010
At the height of his career with the Chicago Bears in the mid-'90s, Chris Zorich was perhaps better known for the work of his charity than for his tackling skills on the gridiron: Thanksgiving turkeys for needy families, holiday toy drives, college...
| Sep 13, 2010
| 5:39 PM
A loophole in state and federal laws has made it easy for some attorneys to take advantage of Illinois residents struggling to keep their homes.
Attorneys are among the few professionals who can legally charge upfront fees to help homeowners modify their...
| Aug 30, 2010
| 2:50 PM
The York County Coroner's office says the death of a York County man was, in fact, homicide. The ruling, released Monday afternoon at York Area Regional Police Department. Detectives have been investigating the death of 33-year old Stacey Farmer since...
| Aug 31, 2010
| 4:46 PM
Des Moines police are looking for information in the murder of a 29-year-old woman Monday night or Tuesday morning.
The landlord of a triplex 24000 block of 25th Ave South says he heard "thumping" sounds and barking dogs inside the unit next door and...
| Aug 31, 2010
On Tuesday, August 31st 2010 at or about 2:50 p.m. a man carrying an attaché case entered the Whitney National Bank on Highway 59 north of Mandeville.
Upon entry, he approached a teller and presented a note demanding cash.
During the robbery attempt,...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 6:58 PM
A Burbank manufacturer of inflatable bounce houses is being sued by the state for allowing too much lead in its products.
Last month the California Attorney General's Office went after 11 manufacturers of the popular inflatable structures, saying the...
| Sep 3, 2010
| 4:57 AM
About 41,000 laptop computers are being recalled because they can overheat and burn people.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the Toshiba Satellite T135, Satellite T135D and Satellite ProT130 Notebook Computers can overheat at the notebook's...
| Sep 10, 2010
With the Rangers magic number to clinch the American League West down to 16, the ballclub has decided to announce information regarding playoff tickets.
Individual game tickets for possible 2010 American League Division Series games at Rangers Ballpark...
| Sep 10, 2010
A male Labrador dog has died after being shot Sept. 2 by an unknown person as he played with another dog on a Chalmette lawn and sheriff's officials are still seeking information on possible leads on a suspect in the felony crime, said Chief Deputy...
| Jul 4, 2010
A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the apparently growing trend of mobile mechanics — I say "apparently" because no one can keep track of how many there are. Buy a set of tools, post an ad on the website Craigslist.com — on the Orlando...
| Jul 8, 2010
Authorities arrested a Fountain Valley man and former police officer who failed to show up to court to be arraigned for more than 60 charges related to defrauding clients of his unlicensed private investigation business.
Kevin Michael Sianez, 53, was...