| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:41 PM
KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - To catch a glimpse of Harley-Davidson Inc history, visit its Milwaukee headquarters, housed in the 111-year-old company's first real factory. Or tour its York, Pennsylvania, plant, which has cranked out motorcycles...
| 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...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:50 PM
L.A. County sheriff’s detectives have exhausted all leads in the January murder of a man in Compton and on Wednesday offered a $20,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction.
Tauruson McMillian, a public works employee in the...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 7:01 AM
The nation's largest motorcycle company has reported stronger-than-expected first-quarter results for 2014.
Harley-Davidson Inc., which trades on the New York Stock Exchange as HOG, on Tuesday reported net income of $265.9 million against revenue of $1....
| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Helping students make the connection between post-secondary education and job opportunities is essential. With a growing number of adults displaced from the work force and a pipeline of new talent needed for jobs in numerous blue-collar fields,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:18 PM
WASHINGTON -- A diversity of groups converged Wednesday on the National Mall and other sites for peaceful rallies marking the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks in New York, Pennsylvania and Washington.
But the most noise was generated by...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
I have come to the conclusion that all programming, be it movies, television shows or even content coming from our home video cameras, needs a new rating classification. I call it NSFCPP: Not Suitable for Certain Public Places.
This idea first began...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:58 PM
Breakfast with Tomten
Eat pancakes with Tomten (Swedish for Santa) at this popular annual event. Don’t forget a camera to snap a pic of your kids with the man of the hour. Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark St. (773-728-8111, samac....
| Sep 12, 2013
| 5:07 PM
"Ignorance is bliss," said poet Thomas Gray. Another poet, George Santayana, said, "It takes patience to appreciate bliss; volatile spirits prefer unhappiness."
I suspect that Russell Thrall III, editor CollisionWeek, a repair industry newsletter...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 7:59 AM
With more than 70 years under its belt, Bike Week has proved to be a tried and true tradition. Hundreds of thousands of bikers pour in each year to enjoy the sunshine on their shoulders as they ride their motorcycles down the streets of Daytona Beach....
| Nov 26, 2013
| 8:25 AM
"Cosmic artist" Jack Armstrong was arrested in Eagle Rock last week on a warrant in connection with an alleged rape in Beverly Hills in 2010, authorities said.
Armstrong, 56, was taken into custody Friday on a warrant issued by the Los Angeles County...