| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 26, 2011
| 7:52 AM
Five people were hospitalized, two critically, in four separate shootings on Chicago's South and West Sides this morning, according to police.
The critical injuries both occurred about 12:05 a.m. in the 6700 block of South Evans Avenue in the Park Manor...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 9:55 AM
The Chicago Department of Transportation is seeking input from South Side residents on how to improve public transit in the South Lakefront Corridor--the area spanning from 22nd Street to 95th Street east of the Dan Ryan Expressway.
CDOT is holding a...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 4:25 PM
- Thur. Aug. 11 Seattle 5 p.m. ESPN
- Sat. Aug. 20 at Dallas 5 p.m. KFMB
- Sat. Aug. 27 at Arizona 7 p.m. KFMB
- Thur. Sept. 1 San Francisco 7 p.m. KFMB
- Sun. Sept. 11 Minnesota 1:15 pm FOX
- Sun. Sept. 18 at New England...
| May 13, 2011
| 4:35 AM
A 19-year-old man critically shot in the head Wednesday in the Oakland neighborhood on the South Side has died, authorities said this morning.
Timothy Wordlow, of the 5500 block of South Wabash Avenue, was pronounced dead at 9:51 p.m. Thursday at...
| May 15, 2011
| 7:04 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — After completing a 6-3 West Coast trip Sunday with a harrowing 4-3 win over the Athletics, manager Ozzie Guillen made a request for the White Sox.
"Go home and play better for our fans," he said. "They deserve that. We owe them...
| May 26, 2011
| 12:58 PM
1. Top Ten Most Dangerous Cities
According to Yahoo!, 2 of our neighboring cities are the most dangerous in the whole country. Let me break it down for you.
The most dangerous city in the U.S. is Flint, MI. Violent crimes increased in all category'...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 1:16 PM
The Chicago White Sox lineup against Oakland on Friday is similar to what has been winning lately. That means Carlos Quentin will be in right field and Aadm Dunn at DH batting seventh, with Brent Morel at third base and Gordon Beckham at second.
| 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.