| May 10, 2011
| 4:10 PM
A man wanted on felony charges in Florida was arrested this afternoon in Oak Park when Cook County Sheriff's officers pretended to be rug cleaners and he let them into his apartment.
Officials in Orange County, Fla. say Omilquer Garcia Perez, 37, was...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 7:00 PM
A train derailed on the city's east side a little before 8 p.m. Thursday, spilling 1,600 gallons of diesel fuel.
Two Indiana Railroad train operators were delivering plastic pellets in covered hopper cars from the Indiana Rail Yard near Wisconsin and...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 2:19 PM
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin today warned that budget battles in the nation’s capital could thwart Metra’s efforts to clean up toxic diesel pollution breathed every day by hundreds of thousands of Chicago-area commuters.
The 2011 spending bill...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Our long-legged family of four normally doesn't mix well with midsize sedans. Thanks to the combination of my 6-foot-2-inch husband in the front row and two kids in full-sized child-safety seats in the backseat, someone is always making a compromise on...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 1:31 PM
UPDATE: Pennsylvania State Police say that the northbound lanes of Interstate 83 from the Maryland line to the Shrewsbury exit in York County have been reopened to traffic. The highway was shutdown for about 90 minutes this afternoon while haz mat crews...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 7:26 PM
Julie Bliesath gives back all the time, with her foster children and adoption kids.
But she wants to Pay it Forward again, to an elderly woman who has no place to go.
"She couldn't buy her children or any of her grandchildren Christmas gifts because she...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 3:56 PM
State and local officials allowed nature to take its course and let the sun evaporate the estimated five gallons of diesel fuel that spilled Jan. 4 in Huntington Harbour.
The Huntington Beach Fire Department, along with the Orange County Sheriff's Harbor...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 10:15 AM
With the 2012 M-Class, Mercedes brings the comfortable, luxurious driving experience of its flagship S-Class sedan to its most popular SUV.
If you don't like to be disturbed by the world around you when you drive, this redesigned luxury SUV is for you....
| Mar 11, 2012
Jim Lett knew his house was leaking money, especially during winter. Of course, he couldn't actually see heat slipping out of wiring conduits, exhaust fans, the attic. But he could feel the pain in his wallet as sure as the draftiness that compelled him...
| Mar 11, 2012
For years, Michelle and David Olson relied on oil to heat their 2,600-square-foot home on the west end of Allentown at a cost of around $350 per month.
"And it kept going up," Michelle Olson said.
Olson threw a neighborhood party after she made the...
| Mar 11, 2012
• Owner: Antonio Sorrentino Jr.
• Founded: 1983
• Sector: Construction
• Company description: S&G Asphalt Service is one of the Lehigh Valley's most trusted paving and seal-coating experts. We are an industry leader in...