| 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...
| 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....
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:16 AM
2014 Bike Week is slated for March 7-16. Be sure to check out the rest of the Florida bike rallies on our calendar page. For more bike event coverage, visit our Bike Week channel.
Below are the 2014 events. Check back for updated listings.
| 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....
| Mar 19, 2014
Hey, Chicago. Think we can be on our best behavior for a few days in early April? You know, be our charming Midwestern selves.
That's all we can do. It's too much to hope for blue skies and 70s, though it would be helpful if we went a few days without...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 7:44 PM
Bobby Shriver invoked his Kennedy family heritage Tuesday as he launched his campaign for Los Angeles County supervisor, using his place in the political dynasty to try to gain an edge even while casting himself as an "outsider."
The former mayor of...