| Sep 9, 2014
| 4:00 PM
KISSIMMEE – Once facing possible life in prison, American Front leader Marcus Faella turned down a prosecution offer Tuesday to plead guilty to a crime routinely carrying a three-year sentence.
He rejected the offer shortly before jury selection...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:11 AM
There's guarded optimism that Ravens veteran free safety Will Hill could potentially have his six-game suspension for violating the NFL substance-abuse policy reduced, according to sources.
Under a revised drug policy that's been approved in balloting...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:28 PM
The Obama administration has chosen Los Angeles as one of three cities to launch pilot programs aimed at deterring U.S. citizens from traveling abroad to fight with militant groups and to prevent attacks by fighters returning from Syria and Iraq, a senior...
| Apr 27, 2014
Forty years ago this Thursday, Tribune readers found an extraordinary special section in their morning paper — a 44-page transcript of taped Oval Office conversations, the long-sought smoking gun of Watergate, perhaps the greatest political crisis...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
At times during its first season, "The Blacklist" felt like two series in one: The very good one starring James Spader as a ruthless criminal, and the more mundane procedural in which he had taken refuge. Thanks to the show's success, though, NBC and...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:30 AM
With new content providers blooming like tomato plants in June and more new shows than anyone can reasonably watch, the television awards season offers a brutal winnowing process. Only a handful of programs that premiered this qualifying year are likely...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 3:43 PM
TMZ is reporting that actress Gabrielle Union, who married Heat star Dwyane Wade last month, plans to contact the FBI over topless photos of her that leaked on the internet along with those of numerous other actresses in the past month.
Union, 41, and...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Roger Goodell said he believes in accountability.
Except apparently his own when it came to Adrian Peterson’s indictment and arrest for bloodying his 4-year-old son with a stick.
Goodell still hasn’t been heard on that case.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:30 PM
KISSIMMEE — Marcus Faella stood silently and showed no emotion as a jury delivered a guilty verdict Friday on two charges that could send the American Front leader to prison for 30 years.
After deliberating for about five hours in Central Florida's...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:02 PM
KISSIMMEE — The state's star witness in Central Florida's largest domestic-terrorism case couldn't remember anything particularly violent or damaging about accused American Front leader Marcus Faella during opening testimony Wednesday.
| Oct 17, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Long before Lollapalooza became a fixture in Grant Park, long before Riot Fest and Pitchfork Music Festival and the myriad other concentrations of cultural events that have come to define the city's warm-weather entertainment scene, there was the...