| Apr 9, 2012
| 11:16 AM
LOGAN, Ohio — There is one Ohio state park everyone should visit.
That's Hocking Hills, with its out-of-Ohio vibe that is very appealing. It is Ohio's best park for natural wonders and its most scenic state park.
The picturesque 2,348-acre park in...
| Apr 15, 2012
WASHINGTON — How do you stack up as a potential mortgage candidate in this year's increasingly tough underwriting environment? Do you have the right stuff — credit score, debt-to-income ratio, equity or down payment — to get you...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 7:13 AM
Atención conductores en la carretera interestatal I-95 al sur del condado de Broward: presten atención a su velocímetro.
El martes 17 de abril, el límite de velocidad en la I-95 desde la línea que divide el condado de Broward y el de Miami-Dade hasta...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Dr. David Ansell
To purchase a copy of the book:
County: Life, Death and Politics at Chicago's Public Hospital
The amazing tale of "County" is the story of one of America's oldest and most unusual urban hospitals. From it's inception as a "Poor House"...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 9:17 PM
Nearly 20 years after Los Angeles was shaken by one of the worst outbreaks of civil unrest in U.S. history, residents say the city is safer and relations between its racial and ethnic groups are significantly better than they were in 1992.
| Jan 4, 2012
A smile revealing rows of healthy white teeth spreads across 8-year-old Maria McCarthy's face.
Confident and poised, the Skokie girl smiles easily. But five years ago, when she arrived as a foster child at the home of Michael and Ana McCarthy, her baby...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 3:47 AM
One teen was killed and an older man wounded by a pair of gunmen as the victims were walking in a larger group on the city's West Side, authorities said this morning.
The shooting happened at about 9:50 p.m. Monday in the 4200 block of West Jackson...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:41 AM
One teenager was killed and another seriously wounded in a Monday night shooting in the Albany Park neighborhood in which one of the bullets went through the window of a nearby restaurant.
Killed was Leon Deakyne, 17, of the 4500 block of North Whipple...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 1:40 PM
Federal and state authorities today unveiled a legal settlement intended to finally complete the Deep Tunnel, the Chicago region’s massive flood- and pollution-control project.
Relief from swamped basements and sewage overflows still is years away,...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 2:51 PM
The Illinois Tollway today awarded some $132 million in construction contracts for roadway and bridge rehabilitation work that will start in 2012.
The package includes seven contracts that tollway board member David Gonzalez had balked at approving...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 12:01 AM
For a few days' work proctoring exams in 1999 at a Downstate community college, Raymond Roskos Jr. earned $364.
He'll be paid much more later. That brief service in the state higher education system is all it took to qualify Roskos to eventually draw a...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 4:55 PM
A traffic crash on the West Side at Independence and Fillmore left five people hospitalized this afternoon.
Two cars collided at Independence Boulevard and Fillmore Street, police spokesman Veejay Zala said.
An EMS Plan I, which automatically sends at...