| Jan 1, 2011
| 7:31 AM
Michigan's U.S. House delegation:
NAME: Dan Benishek
AGE: 58 (Born April 20, 1952)
RESIDENCE: Crystal Falls
EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in biology, University of Michigan, 1974; medical degree, Wayne State...
| Aug 12, 2010
Gayle Anderson was live in Torrance for "OAKLAND RAIDERS FIRST PRE-SEASON GAME." Gayle was live at Paddy O's Pub & Restaurant, one of the favorite fan locations for people who love the Oakland Raiders. Paddy O's location is 20320 South Western Avenue in...
| Sep 19, 2010
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
Random House: 622 pp, $30
It was an all-too-familiar dispatch from a particular time and place.
The Clarks, a young black family of four, were trying to improve...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 9:57 PM
Chicago's central core grew increasingly vibrant during the past decade, as young professionals filled new condominiums in the Loop and surrounding neighborhoods, taking advantage of trendy restaurants and nightspots.
But vast swaths of the city didn't...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 10:47 AM
5-5:30 a.m. The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter
5:30-6 a.m. Love Changes Life
6-6:30 a.m. The Lutheran Hour
6:30-9 a.m. The Sunday Papers with Rick Kogan
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Dean Richards
1 p.m. Cubs Insider with David Kaplan
1:30 p.m. Chicago Cubs...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 9:07 PM
A semi-trailer plowed into an Amtrak train from Chicago Friday at a crossing on a rural northern Nevada highway, killing the truck driver and an Amtrak train crew member and injuring about 20 others who escaped the fiery crash, authorities said.
| Jun 28, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Although it's known for its beautiful horse farms and as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington, Ky., has gained a new distinction — as the most sedentary city in the United States.
Along with Indianapolis and Jackson, Miss., it ranked among...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 1:28 AM
An off-duty Chicago police officer was injured during an attempted robbery in the Oakland neighborhood early this morning.
At 1:46 a.m., two men approached the officer in the 3900 block of South Lake Park Avenue and tried to rob him, said police News...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 7:40 AM
With the summer concert season in full swing, we're still learning about new local shows. Today's big news is that Sade and John Legend are set to visit Scope in Norfolk on Sept. 12.
Sade, the singer whose soft-and-sultry style represents an artful brand...
| Aug 2, 2011
Mention concept cars to most people and they think of Buck Rogers' dream machines, like the 1951 Buick Le Sabre, with its rocket nose, fins and huge globs of chrome.
Perhaps the most interesting of these cars are two Pontiacs bodied in clear Plexiglass...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 9:05 AM
Virginia's own Chris Brown will play Virginia Beach on Oct. 9 according to a press release issued today, Aug. 10. The R&B-pop singer who has rebounded from personal troubles to once again make smash hit tunes will launch his "F.A.M.E." tour Sept. 12 in...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 9:32 AM
Steve James and Alex Kotlowitz have made names for themselves by exploring the darker sides of the city they love, Chicago. James is the director of the critically acclaimed and iconic documentary “Hoop Dreams,” while Kotlowitz is the author...