| 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....
| Dec 7, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Are electric motorcycles going to be part of the Los Angeles Police Department fleet?
Zero Motorcycles hope so. The electric motorcycle company based in Scotts Valley, Calif., has placed a couple of its Zero DS Police models with the LAPD, which is...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Harley-Davidson enthusiasts eager for a ride on one of the company's new 500cc or 750cc Street motorcycles may find the quickest way to get on one is to enroll in Harley's Riding Academy New Rider Course.
Some of the first units of the new small-bore...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:50 AM
In the new Marvel movie, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," Captain America (Played by Chris Evans) is seen coolly riding his new Harley-Davidson on the streets of D.C. While watching this, I can only think of one thing: Where is Captain America's...
| 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 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...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Happenstance brought Suzy Ganz from Wall Street to a Baltimore County manufacturer. A deep interest in the work kept her there.
Before she was CEO and chairman of Lion Brothers Co., an Owings Mills maker of brand logos, uniform insignia, Girl Scout...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Noel Massie is president of United Parcel Service's Southern California District, which has 20,000 employees and serves 144,000 customers in the area that includes the Southland, Hawaii and the southern tip of Nevada. On top of being...
| 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-...