| Jun 5, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Texas Democrats never had much hope in this Legislature, where Republicans have a huge majority and an unshakeable drive to slash spending without raising taxes or dipping into the state’s giant savings account.
| Oct 17, 2010
If one person is associated with the mysterious slaying of Washington intern Chandra Levy, it isn't the man who will soon be tried on charges he murdered her. It's former California congressman Gary Condit, whose political career imploded after he was...
| Oct 26, 2010
The World Series umpiring crew has two first-timers - unlike last year.
Umpires Sam Holbrook and Bill Miller will make their World Series debuts Wednesday night in Game 1 between Texas and San Francisco. They will be joined by veteran umpires John...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 4:09 PM
Two and a half months ago our home caught on fire and burned with our beloved pets and treasures inside. Luckily our lives and those of our pets were spared, but two-thirds of our home was lost. During the night of the fire and in the weeks that...
| Nov 15, 2010
| 11:34 AM
A suspected drunken driver who killed five people when his car slammed into a group of motorcyclists has been released from custody, the California Highway Patrol said.
Carlos Bobadilla of Mexicali, Mexico, was freed Sunday but could still face...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 11:07 AM
OCALA, Fla. -- Six people were arrested this week and accused of luring a 15-year-old boy to a Florida home, shooting him several times, burning his body in a fire pit and putting the remains into paint cans, authorities said.
The killing occurred Sunday...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 6:06 PM
SAN MARCOS, Calif. -- A 23-year-old woman was hospitalized in critical condition Tuesday after a neighbor pulled her from a submerged car that crashed into a swimming pool and gave her CPR, police said.
Ashley Garcia of Escondido was riding as a...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Question: My mother would like to come and visit for Christmas. She is 89 and probably shouldn't be flying alone. Suggestions?
Answer: This question, from a colleague, is particularly timely. And worrisome if you've ever dealt with a parent who wants to...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 6:18 AM
Off-duty Chicago firefighter Bill Miller was in the right place at the right time, rescuing a fellow fisherman who fell into Diversey Harbor late Wednesday afternoon.
Miller held Chuck Wahtola, a 67-year-old retired engineer from Joliet, tightly...
| Feb 25, 2012
5 - 6 a.m. The Satursday Morning Show with Orion Samuelson and Max Armstrong
5:05 a.m. Max checks in from the 2012 Commodity Classic in Nashville where he visited with Tim Seifert of Auburn, IL one of the Illinois farmers named a Master Farmer this...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 6:15 AM
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| Aug 15, 2008
| 9:11 PM
Daryle Ward smelled like a brewery after his teammates gave him the best beer shower of his career Friday night at Dolphin Stadium.
Ward's pinch-hit three-run homer off Kevin Gregg in the top of the ninth inning gave the Cubs a 6-5 comeback victory...