| Nov 27, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Benet senior forward Emily Schramek came into Friday’s game with Naperville Central needing 16 points to reach 1,000 for her career.
She wasted little time in passing the milestone and then some.
Schramek scored her team’s first eight...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 3:43 PM
Some fans are boiling over a Deerfield candy-maker's decision to tweak the recipe in the United Kingdom for its cherished Easter treat: the Cadbury Creme Egg.
Mondelez International is changing the chocolate egg's shell from Cadbury's dairy milk...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 4:40 PM
The Baltimore City Council is once again trying to ban many stores from giving plastic bags to customers — only a month after Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake shot down its last attempt.
On Monday, Councilman Bill Henry reintroduced a bill Rawlings-...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:27 AM
The Ravens’ divisional round game against the New England Patriots has fans and the media in both locales buzzing, with anticipation to face a familiar foe taking hold in Baltimore while something resembling fear has swept New England.
| Jan 10, 2015
| 7:56 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — As Tom Brady completed his 19th victory in 27 postseason games, he set records along the way.
Brady threw three touchdown passes, raising his career postseason total to 46. That passed Joe Montana (45) and Brett Favre (44) for...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 8:27 PM
If your eggs seem a little pricier, consider the recent changes on Frank Hilliker's ranch.
In the last six months, the third-generation egg farmer in central San Diego County has reduced his flock by half and embarked on a $1-million overhaul of his...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 10:33 PM
The Newport Harbor High girls' water polo team converted all three of its power-play opportunities Wednesday night, and that wasn't by accident.
The Sailors have really been preparing all season for their Sunset League opener against rival Los Alamitos....
| Jan 8, 2015
| 8:11 AM
The Cheeses of Europe wants to ply Angelenos with free cheese at a Jan. 16 pop-up event in Santa Monica. The object? To turn occasional cheese eaters into bonafide turophiles (i.e. cheese aficionados). You’ll also be able to buy cheese at “...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:59 PM
In the spirit of the Christmas season, some Northampton County workers arrived at the government Center Monday bearing gifts for the man they say has given them nothing.
"For [County Executive] John Brown, we have a nice bag of coal," Justus James,...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Walgreen plans to tie a bow around the acquisition of European counterpart Alliance Boots by the end of the year, announcing the results of a shareholder vote Monday at a meeting in New York.
Walgreen bought a 45 percent stake in the Switzerland-based...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 11:56 AM
The unfortunate young girls and women who are forced to work as prostitutes by sex traffickers and criminal gangs are doubly victimized when, as inevitably happens, they end up in court. They have been cruelly exploited by the pimps and panderers who...