| Mar 30, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Inside the main studio at the Teelin School of Irish Dance, the fiberglass heels and toes of step-dancing shoes pack a thunderous wallop as they pound the floor in precise rhythm.
With motionless arms and erect upper bodies buoyed by high kicks and...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:18 AM
HOUSTON--A third person injured in last week's South by Southwest crash has died.
Sandy Thuy Le, 26, had been treated at University Medical Center Brackenridge in Austin, where relatives announced her death Monday.
“The Le family and care team...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Starbucks doesn't want you to forget about your baristas. The coffee giant is launching an updated mobile app for iPhone users with a new tipping feature.
The app, coming March 19, will allow users to leave a tip at more than 7,000 Starbucks stores...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 5:57 PM
HARTFORD — The city celebrated the UConn men's and women's basketball teams' national championships Sunday with a victory parade through downtown, and it was one of the biggest parties Hartford has ever seen.
An estimated 200,000 people lined...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Most people try to stay out of jail on St. Patrick's Day -- but apparently not this lad.
Jackie Eugene Mayo decided to turn himself in at Marion County Jail -- but the staggering man couldn't find a way in, according to deputies, reports the Ocala Star...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:12 PM
"Mighty Irish" gathering brings out fan-favorite bands at Downtown DisneyJust in time for St. Patrick's Day, Joe Burbank showcases 3 fan-favorite Irish-music bands, performing at Downtown Disney, in these videos....
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Prince George has a new nanny: Maria Teresa Turrion Borrallo, according to Kensington Palace, which identified the little royal's caretaker on Thursday and asked that her privacy be respected.
Borrallo, reportedly in her 30s and described as a...
| Mar 23, 2014
It was more than 40 years ago that I had my first real lesson about unions.
Barely into my first newspaper job out of college, my paper went on strike. And in the middle of a brutal Midwest winter, I walked a picket line. For 10 weeks.
I worked a few...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 6:23 AM
As federal authorities investigate the hard landing of a US Airways jet in Philadelphia that was supposed to fly to Fort Lauderdale, some of the 149 passengers who evacuated the flight described their frightening experiences Friday.
From a window seat...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 9:44 PM
The pilot of a military plane that crashed in a mountainous region of northern Nevada was killed in the accident, the Navy said Sunday.
The plane, an F/A-18C Hornet on loan from the Marine Corps to the Navy for "Top Gun" pilot training, crashed Saturday...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Armed men carjacked the vehicle of a pregnant woman in labor as she was heading to the hospital, according to police in Annapolis, Md. Two men were taken into custody and a third was being sought.
The woman, who was not identified, was taken to a...