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  • Jackie Robinson West a reason for hope in Chicago

     Jackie Robinson West a reason for hope in Chicago
    By the time Cedric Watson navigated through TV news trucks creating congestion outside his house across from Jackie Robinson Park on the Far South Side, he already was late for a physical therapy appointment Monday in Tinley Park. He finally arrived...
  • Review: 'Powers of Two' by Joshua Wolf Shenk

    Who wouldn't want to keep reading a book that opens with an intimate, real-time replication of the creative process that brought us the Beatles? On March 29, 1967, around two p.m., John Lennon came to Paul McCartney's house in London, and they headed up...
  • Teen killed in Northeast Baltimore, second in as many days

    Teen killed in Northeast Baltimore, second in as many days
    Blood smeared the white door and concrete slab outside a rowhouse where a teenager was gunned down early Thursday, the second 17-year-old killed in Baltimore in as many days. The killings of Keith Powell in Northeast Baltimore early Thursday and...
  • All flautas, all the time from La Casita Mexicana's Del Campo, Arvizu

    All flautas, all the time from La Casita Mexicana's Del Campo, Arvizu
    Jaime Martin Del Campo and Ramiro Arvizu of La Casita Mexicana are opening a new spot called Flautas in Baldwin Hills in October. And as the name suggests, the two chefs will only serve flautas with a variety of fillings and toppings.  Flautas will be a...
  • Seeking truth in Ferguson, Mo.

    It has been said, "Blessed are the peacemakers," and Martin Luther King Jr. and his family have known what is most important for true civility and the well-being of all of humanity around the world. I also know that sometimes we do not have justice in...
  • Watching James Brown tribute at the Bowl, thinking of Ferguson

    Watching James Brown tribute at the Bowl, thinking of Ferguson
    "What would James Brown do?" Anyone who knows the groundbreaking soul singer's biography understands that's not a question that inoculates against trouble. But in certain circumstances, such as when America is paying witness to the Ferguson, Mo., racial...
  • Winter Park abandons pursuit of minor-league baseball

    There's no crying in baseball, but fans of the game in Winter Park could be forgiven for shedding a tear or two. The city announced Thursday that it has abandoned efforts to bring a minor league baseball team to town. City Manager Randy Knight said...
  • Negotiations for a baseball stadium in Winter Park strike out

    Negotiations for a baseball stadium in Winter Park strike out
    The city’s efforts to attract a minor-league baseball stadium ended today, when the Brevard County Manatees halted negotiations to build a new baseball stadium and parking garage in the city as the new home for its team. The Brevard Manatees, a...
  • Lovie Smith stays on message with Bucs: Win now

     Lovie Smith stays on message with Bucs: Win now
    TAMPA — Less than a month before his debut as head coach, the Buccaneers scored a victory with Lovie Smith. The club announced Monday there will not be any local television blackouts based on a projection of ticket sales, meaning the club...
  • Quincy Jones Sees Himself in Those He Helps Around the World

    Quincy Jones has been involved in so many causes, staged so many benefits and spearheaded so many initiatives, starting from the 1960s and continuing to the present day, that the word "philanthropist" often seems to be appended to his name just as often...
  • Federal probe into Ferguson shooting is proceeding, Eric Holder says

    FBI and Justice Department investigators from St. Louis and Washington have already spoken with key witnesses who saw a police officer shoot an unarmed teenager during a confrontation last weekend in Ferguson, Mo., Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. said...