| Mar 9, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Times are good these days at the Linde Corp., where despite a sluggish economy nationally, the company is on a hiring binge.
The construction company, based near Wilkes-Barre in northeastern Pennsylvania, has seen its workforce nearly triple over the...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:53 PM
A natural gas company has agreed to give $500,000 to monitor water quality in the Susquehanna River basin after a Pennsylvania well blowout last year spilled "fracking" fluids into a tributary of the river, Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Auditions for Season 12 of "American Idol" began in early June, but Chicago-area hopefuls get their chance to impress the judges on July 12.
Registration for Chicago auditions will be July 10 and 11, with auditions happening July 12. Both registration...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Ray Irani, once the highest paid executive in the oil industry, is getting a $14-million lump sum as part of a $26-million settlement after being ousted as chairman of Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Irani, who joined the Los Angeles oil company in 1983...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 3:16 PM
Chesapeake Energy Corp. said it plans to spin off its oil field services division into a separate publicly traded company.
The news came weeks after the the oil and natural gas producer said it was pursuing strategic alternatives for the division,...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 11:27 PM
Maryland wrestler Jimmy Sheptock moved on to the quarterfinal round with two wins on the opening day of the NCAA wrestling championships at the Chesapeake Energy Arena on Thursday.
Five Terps started the day and four will continue on to today's action....
| Mar 12, 2014
| 5:40 PM
When: 6:30 PDT.
Where: Chesapeake Energy Arena.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes, TNT; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 22-42, Thunder 47-17.
Record vs. Thunder: 1-2.
Update: The Lakers enjoyed one of their rare standout wins this...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:04 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY — The triangle offense is back in Los Angeles, but not in a way that would make Phil Jackson smile.
There are three distinct entities on these triangle points — Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol and Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni —...
| May 31, 2014
| 8:50 PM
With his team well within striking distance at halftime Saturday night, Coach Gregg Popovich made a strategic decision.
San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker was experiencing soreness in his left ankle, so Popovich opted to keep the team’s...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 3:33 PM
The phone calls and text messages will presumably be coming soon, if not already, from the old friend and the sage coach who want to team up with Derek Fisher one more time.
Kobe Bryant won five NBA titles alongside Fisher and nearly a sixth thanks to...
| May 4, 2014
| 7:12 PM
Less than 48 hours after experiencing the euphoric high of winning an emotional Game 7 at Staples Center, the Clippers must gather themselves to play another basketball game.
They will face the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 1 of the Western Conference...