| Jan 19, 2015
| 6:15 AM
The chair the president sat in at Charmington’s has been immortalized with black marker.
"President Barack Obama sat here 1/15/15," someone wrote on the chair following the president’s visit Thursday, although the restaurant’s managing...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Thanks to the disparate demands and varying production schedules of feature films and fashion design, by the time a movie hits the multiplex most of the attendant wearable merchandise falls into the "inspired by" category — reflecting but rarely...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 10:59 AM
A Chicago-based security and risk management firm has been tapped by federal officials to lead the review of Baltimore's police force — a probe that comes amid allegations of brutality in that department and others around the nation.
| Jan 2, 2015
| 11:54 AM
Federal prosecutors have decided not to bring homicide charges against John Hinckley Jr., who shot and wounded James Brady during an attempt on President Reagan's life in 1981, citing a series of legal hiccups that would make attaining a conviction nearly...
| Jan 3, 2015
A Tobyhanna man fled into the woods last month when he was pulled over on suspicion of drunken driving, and he fought with police and gave them a fake name when he was caught, police said.
Jason F. Mitchell, 30, was pulled over 1:20 a.m. Dec. 18 at Beach...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 12:30 PM
When security at the Seminole Classic Casino discovered $5,400 in counterfeit cash while counting money, it led to a Delray Beach man previously banned from all tribal properties, a search warrant says.
Bernardo Lecaros, 34, was arrested Dec. 20 and...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 7:45 PM
Lawyers for 11 Chicago police officers who claim Mayor Rahm Emanuel removed them from his security detail for political reasons when he took office in 2011 have asked a federal judge to order the mayor to sit for a deposition as part of their ongoing...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 7:25 PM
Outfitted with a walker, green recliner and photos of its sole occupant's late wife, Room 206 of the Victory Centre assisted-living facility seemed an unlikely place for a fatal encounter with police.
For that matter, John Wrana Jr., the gregarious...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:34 PM
You remember Mitt Romney's California beach house? If you don't remember the house, surely you remember plans for that infamous car elevator?
In March 2012, Politico revealed that Mitt and Ann Romney's renovation of their $12-million beachfront home,...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 11:40 PM
I'm not one to read a judge's mind — not even that of a South Side judge who loves Frank Sinatra and the Italian soccer team Juventus — but you didn't have to be much of a mind reader to understand the look on Cook County Associate Judge...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 5:17 PM
The Secret Service has decided to remove four of its most senior officials while two others are retiring, the biggest management shake-up at the troubled agency since its director resigned in October after a string of security lapses, according to...