| May 1, 2012
| 6:22 AM
The Occupy movement is organizing a nationwide protest on Tuesday, asking Americans not to attend work or school on a day that's already a progressive holiday overseas.
In what Occupy organizers are calling "a day without the 99%," protesters are...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:11 AM
A 35-year-old man was fatally wounded and at least eight others were injured in separate overnight shootings across the city.
The shootings, which occurred between late Sunday and this morning, continued a streak of shootings that occurred during the...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 9:05 AM
Listen up, ladies! R. Kelly, a giant of modern bedroom R&B, wants to share his lascivious charms with the female population of Hampton Roads.
Promoters announced Wednesday that the Grammy-winning singer will perform Dec. 9 at Chrysler Hall in Norfolk....
| Aug 21, 2012
| 11:57 AM
SOUTH BEND — A dollar certainly doesn’t go as far as it used to.
But Mayor Pete Buttigieg is hoping a single dollar will go a long way in naming the next police chief. The mayor announced at a news conference Tuesday that Robert Wasserman,...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 1:13 PM
A police department battered by controversy is trying something different in its search for a new chief. For the first time, an outside firm will handle a nationwide search.
Tuesday’s announcement came nearly five months after former chief...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 2:28 AM
Few would envy Robert Wasserman his current task.
Wasserman, chairman of Strategic Policy Partnership, has been chosen by South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg to conduct the search for the city's next police chief.
Under the best of circumstances, Wasserman'...
| Sep 9, 2012
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"Telegraph Avenue" is so exuberant, it's as if Michael Chabon has pulled joy from the air and squeezed it into the shape of words. A vibrant affection for a place, time and culture —...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 6:40 PM
A 14-year-old boy is being interviewed tonight in connection with the slaying of a 17-year-old boy who was shot and killed as he walked to his grandmother's home in the Oakland neighborhood on Chicago's South Side earlier this week, police said.
| Sep 29, 2012
| 2:36 PM
A 14-year-old boy has been charged in the slaying of a 17-year-old boy who was shot and killed as he walked to his grandmother's South Side home earlier this week, police said.
Charges were brought about 6:15 a.m., said Chicago Police Department News...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 12:17 PM
As yet, nobody's succeeded in bring Bruce Springsteen back to Hampton Coliseum. (It's been a few decades since he last rocked there.) On the positive side, Springsteen will return to Charlottesville on Oct. 23, promoters have announced.
Tickets go on...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 9:29 AM
Cake is Generation X’s Cheap Trick. Everyone likes them, finds their music to be funny, ironic, danceable and perhaps not very deep, and few profess to be fanatical. They float above generic boundaries; if you’re narrow-minded, you can...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 5:18 PM
A woman died and three other people were displaced following a house fire in the Oakland neighborhood this morning, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
Vershonda Marshall, 41, of the 8700 block of South Burley Avenue, was pronounced dead on the...