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  • Hartford-area shows you don't want to miss this week

    Hartford-area shows you don't want to miss this week
    • Thursday: Anthony Braxton Small Ensemble, 8 p.m. Wesleyan University, Middletown; David Wax Museum, $12.50-$15. 7 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton; Jimkata (Pictured), Sullys Pub, Hartford; Tim Reynolds & TR3, $18-$20. 9 p.m. Arch Street...
  • Gun and ammo sales likely for South Bend Walmart

    Gun and ammo sales likely for South Bend Walmart
    The recent uptick in violence in South Bend comes as the Common Council is set to take up a proposal Monday that would allow the South Bend Walmart on Ireland Road to carry guns and ammunition. On Friday a group of concerned fathers gathered in an...
  • Motorola to add 400 jobs in Chicago

    Motorola Solutions will add 400 jobs in Chicago by end of 2012, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today. The jobs will be new positions in service, sales support and other areas, Motorola President and CEO Greg Brown said at a downtown news conference with...
  • Warm up, ease back into exercise

    Warm up, ease back into exercise
    It's almost time for dormant weekend athletes to re-emerge from a winter season spent channel-surfing or gaming on a Wii. Whether the interests are biking or running, softball or soccer, local college sports experts warn that a rush to regain fitness...
  • Obama: 'We don't have moment to spare'

     
    by Mark Silva President Barack Obama, summoning business leaders to the White House this morning to rally support for his $825-billion economic stimulus plan, made a public appeal for rapid congressional approval of the package. "When it comes to...
  • Obama: Fatherhood and families

     
    by Mark Silva The president's day starts with a prayer and closes with a joke - but in between, the president will be promoting the "importance of fatherhood.'' President Barack Obama's public day starts at the Esperanza National Hispanic Prayer......
  • Motorola freezes pension plans, cuts co-CEOs' pay

    Financially stressed Motorola Inc. disclosed plans to cut costs by cutting the pay of its co-CEOs and freezing its U.S. pension plans and ending its practice of matching employees' 401(k) contributions. The company didn't spell out how much money it...
  • Motorola's big hopes run into harsh realities

    Live by the handset, die by the handset. The Razr cell phone from Motorola Inc. was an enormous hit earlier this decade, but the public moved on and there has been no follow-up hit. The company's net income fell 94 percent in the third quarter....
  • The top 10 local stories

    The top 10 local stories
    1 In what he described at its completion as "the transaction from hell," Chicago billionaire and motorcycle fan Sam Zell (pictured right) spearheaded the $8.2 billion deal to take media giant Tribune Co. private. Skeptics questioned whether banks would...