| Apr 7, 2014
| 5:56 PM
For years, Republicans benefited from economic growth. So did pretty much everyone else, of course. But I have something specific in mind. Politically, when the economy is booming — or merely improving at a satisfactory clip — the...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:30 AM
For years, Republicans benefited from economic growth. So did pretty much everyone else, of course. But I have something specific in mind. Politically, when the economy is booming -- or merely improving at a satisfactory clip -- the distinction between...
| May 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Coldplay has reaped its fourth consecutive U.S. album, ringing up the biggest stateside sales week of the year to date in the process.
The U.K. band's "Ghost Stories" (Atlantic) took the top slot with first-week sales of 383,000, according to Nielsen...
| May 30, 2014
| 4:03 PM
One participant stood out at Friday's graduation ceremony at the Motorcycle Mechanics Institute in Orlando. She was wearing a cap and gown, just like 29 other students. But she had four paws and a tail.
Zoey, a therapy dog, was presented with a "Paw...
| May 31, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Brandon Marshall has had his share of Soldier Field touchdown sprints in his two seasons with the Bears.
On Saturday, the All-Pro wide receiver presided over a different run, joining more than 200 motorcyclists to launch the Brandon Marshall Mental...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Richie Crampton raced to his first career top-fuel victory in the NHRA Summernationals at Englishtown, N.J., to become the 100th category winner in NHRA history.
Crampton, the Australian making his ninth career start, powered his Morgan Lucas Racing-...
| May 16, 2014
| 7:36 AM
Get your ink on during the inaugural Tattoo Mania expo in West Palm Beach from May 23-25.
The event, at the Palm Beach County Convention Center, will feature the latest trends, contests, a Harley-Davidson motorcycle display and TV personalities...
| May 17, 2014
| 12:03 AM
Monday, May 19: Capt. Wayne Morgan will discuss "live-lining" for rockfish at the regular monthly meeting of the Perry Hall Chapter of Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association beginning at 7:30 p.m. Gunpowder VFW Post 10067,...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The California Highway Patrol is retiring some BMW motorcycles from its fleet and replacing them with Harley-Davidsons.
Early last year, the state police agency started seeking bids for 400 new motorcycles to replace bikes aging out of its fleet....
| May 21, 2014
| 10:00 PM
When it comes to mouthwatering acquisitions, Chicago's first Sonic—recently opened in Uptown—is just the tip of the iceberg. In the next year, some major players from the East and West coasts (and one from Brussels for good measure) are...
| May 10, 2014
| 8:54 PM
It was Friday afternoon when Los Angeles Police Cmdr. Andrew Smith noticed the voicemail, a message from a friend in the Fire Department. His friend was at the scene of a crash in Beverly Hills.
"I'm really sorry to hear about the death of your officer,...