| Jan 30, 2015
| 8:06 PM
Australia's largest newspaper was facing sharp criticism over its obituary of the nation's most famous author, whom it described as plain and overweight.
The Australian newspaper's obituary of Colleen McCullough, whose novel "The Thorn Birds" sold 30...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:43 PM
The Chicago Tribune on Wednesday announced significant moves that realign top editorial management.
Joycelyn Winnecke, formerly associate editor of the Tribune, was promoted to president of Tribune Content Agency, the syndication arm of Tribune...
| Jan 26, 2015
Q: My father-in-law said that in the 1940s his mother made a cake called Weary Willie, which she said she got from the Chicago Tribune. I have now been tasked to make one for him. Would you by chance have the recipe?
— Cheri Koglin, Mainz-...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 4:17 PM
Things are looking up lately in a lot of communities across the United States. That includes Hampton Roads.
Economic statistics show that the nation's belated recovery from an extended recession is gaining strength. More people have jobs and are...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 3:35 PM
James R. Masek was a longtime editor at Chicago-area newspapers, including the Chicago Tribune, where he put in more than 20 years.
Mr. Masek, 71, died of complications from bile duct cancer on Friday, Jan. 23, at Northwestern Memorial Hospital,...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 7:30 AM
Scott Timberg believes America's creative class is being destroyed by what he calls today's "winner-take-all" economy. Backing his argument with an avalanche of empirical evidence from across the music, publishing, newspaper, movie and architecture...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 7:20 PM
Journalists at the French weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo made a habit of skewering what some considered sacred, be it high-ranking public officials or religious icons. Its cartoonists frequently poked fun of the Prophet Muhammad, sometimes in prurient...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:48 PM
In the wake of last week’s deadly shooting at the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical newspaper, booksellers in Chicago and elsewhere in the U.S. are scrambling to try to stock the first issue to be published since the tragedy.
| Jan 14, 2015
| 6:37 PM
The Tech Center at Oyster Point development was promoted as a critical economic development initiative with the potential to create a good many jobs. Its construction will radically change one of the most prominent intersections in Newport News. And...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 3:20 PM
A Washington Post journalist detained for almost six months in Iran has been indicted on unspecified charges, the country’s official news agency said Wednesday.
The case against Jason Rezaian, the Post’s Tehran bureau chief, is in the hands...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:48 PM
"It's the people I've written about who march through my memory like an army of shadows," Al Martinez wrote in 2009 in his final column for the Los Angeles Times. "They all mattered to me, the clowns and the victims, those who gave and those who took...."...