| Jun 8, 2011
| 3:59 PM
A Chicago business executive resigned today from the University of Notre Dame's board of trustees, after a conservative Roman Catholic watchdog group reported that she donated thousands of dollars to an organization that supports “pro-choice...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 12:43 PM
Compact pickups were all the rage in the 1970s and ’80s, when they were popular among young drivers, working stiffs and weekend warriors who loved their flexibility and bargain price. The bed was big enough for ladders and lawn mowers, fishing...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 2:30 PM
Phillips Seafood at the Power Plant will open on Nov. 11 at 4 p.m. in its new Power Plant location.
Phillips will occupy the 15,000-square-foot first floor of the former ESPN Zone space, a short move from its longtime Harborplace home. The iconic...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 7:58 PM
Dan Duquette had been out of a major league front office since 2002, the year he was fired by the Boston Red Sox after eight seasons as the team's general manager. The Orioles had been rejected by one candidate — and possibly more — in the...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 9:23 AM
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Olympus admitted on Tuesday it hid losses on securities investments dating back two decades, bowing to weeks of pressure to explain a series of baffling transactions that have put the future of the firm in doubt.
| Nov 9, 2011
| 7:54 PM
Rapper and actor Heavy D, who played an influential role in shaping
rap music in the late '80s and early '90s with a fusion of New Jack Swing and reggae, has died. He was 44.
Heavy D, who was born Dwight Arrington Myers, died Tuesday in the...
| Dec 29, 2010
| 12:27 PM
Surf City, here they come.
Here comes expansion, as tiny Sunset Beach, one of the last unincorporated islands of Orange County, joins the 200,000-resident fold of Huntington Beach.
Here comes the culture of one of the Southland's most offbeat...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 8:45 AM
Lost in the righteous anger toward Connecticut Light & Power last week was Gov. Dan Malloy's soft request of banks across the state to do the right thing. Listen, he essentially said, people are out of power and have been handicapped for days. A lot of...
| Dec 27, 2010
| 2:15 PM
The San Francisco 49ers are bringing back former owner Eddie DeBartolo.
Current team President and CEO Jed York says he will ask DeBartolo for advice on how to turn the team around. The former owner will be consultant in the search for a new general...
| Dec 28, 2010
| 10:40 AM
Historical timeline of the Chicago Bears
George Halas, representing the Decatur Staleys, meets with representatives of 12 other clubs at Ralph Hay's Hupmobile showroom in Canton, Ohio, forming the American Professional...
| Dec 31, 2010
| 1:32 PM
The year 2010 was one of watchful anticipation in La Cañada Flintridge: City officials were on alert during periods of rainfall, keenly aware of the threat of debris flows in the wake of the 2009 Station fire that charred the Angeles National Forest,...