| Nov 27, 2008
Police said a thief used a Vaseline-like lubricant to swipe an expensive ring off an elderly woman's hand in broad daylight. Authorities said two men bumped 80-year-old Helen Artim's car, then asked her to open her trunk to check for damage.
| Feb 1, 2009
Everyone knew that Bruce Smith would be elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday, including Smith himself.
The NFL's career sacks leader, he was that good, that dominant. And among a group of 17 finalists, Smith was the one sure thing,...
| Apr 14, 2008
The first thing you notice upon entering the tidy white room is the pervasive smell of formaldehyde.
Then you see four people in lab coats cutting into an enormous, dripping elephant's heart. A few feet away is a table strewed with a human head, feet and...
| Oct 26, 2008
Wiper blades: Replace worn, streaking or damaged blades. Consider winter ones that won't pack with snow and remain in contact with the glass.
Windows: Apply water repellent to windshield and windows to keep them free of slush, salt and muck.
| Oct 30, 2009
If you drive a car or truck, you know you have to keep up with maintenance, and that starts with oil changes.
They are needed on a regular basis to keep your engine running properly.
Each time you have your oil changed, about a gallon or so of motor oil...
| Nov 20, 2009
Jeanne-Claude, whose collaboration with her husband Christo in creating massive environmental works of art such as the 24-mile-long "Running Fence" in California in the 1970s attracted worldwide attention for decades, has died. She was 74.
| Jul 8, 2009
| 12:18 PM
A subsidiary of the world's largest automaker is bringing additional jobs to Central Indiana.
On Wednesday Toyota broke ground on a new plastics factory in Johnson County.
The groundbreaking for the plastics plant will take place in the Franklin...
| Jul 22, 2009
John Barry, the unpretentious Midwesterner who made a San Diego product called WD-40 into a national sensation by "breaking all the Harvard Business School rules," died July 3 at a skilled nursing facility in La Jolla of pulmonary fibrosis. He was 84....
| Aug 21, 2009
| 9:26 AM
And you thought choosing a name was hard.
Navigating the maze of crib mattresses involves more than noting your crib's measurements and heading to the nearest baby store -- especially if you're concerned about the chemical makeup of your child's bed.
| Aug 27, 2009
| 2:43 PM
A penguin died Thursday night from complications related to a suspected case of avian malaria says Woodland Park officials.
Avian malaria is a parasitic blood disease transmitted by mosquitoes.
The 21-year-old bird had been undergoing intensive...
| Mar 22, 2009
There are certain inevitabilities to any figure skating competition. Plastic-wrapped flowers and stuffed animals will be thrown onto the ice. The audience will gasp at a botched triple Lutz, then break into mild applause for encouragement's sake. A gangly...