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  • Newtown 911 calls released; fear, desperation heard in voices

    NEW YORK — "Newtown 911, what's the location of your emergency?" The voice on the other end shook with fear. "Sandy Hook school," the woman said. "I think there's somebody shooting in here." It was the first call received by police in Newtown,...
  • 'Startup Rising' takes a look at e-commerce in the Arab world

    'Startup Rising' takes a look at e-commerce in the Arab world
    At a moment when the world is transfixed by bloody political dramas unspooling in Egypt and Syria, a book about business start-ups in the Arab world might seem poorly timed. But many of the same social and technological factors behind the region's...
  • Excerpt: 'The Third Coast' by Thomas Dyja

    Excerpt: 'The Third Coast' by Thomas Dyja
    From his stove, Nelson Algren saw a dark shape stumble out of the bar across Wabansia Avenue. It teetered once, then slumped under the Nectar Beer sign, sizzling neon in the bitter February cold. Eight degrees, an army fatigue jacket, and too many shots...
  • Reader Q&A: Dan Pompei's Bears mailbag

    Reader Q&A: Dan Pompei's Bears mailbag
    I am sure you've getting this question a lot lately, but, if Manti Te'o falls to the Bears in the first round of the draft, should they make him Brian Urlacher's heir apparent? -- Donald Tursman, Los Angeles If you are asking if I would eliminate Te'o...
  • It's unseemly for nonprofit CEOs to make millions

    It's unseemly for nonprofit CEOs to make millions
    The story of the nonprofit CEO who solicits charity while raking in a giant salary is, by now, becoming a Central Florida cliché. There was NorthStar High School in Orange County, which was a miserable failure academically but paid its principal $824,000...
  • Man claims Bigfoot damaged Winnebago in Lykens

    Man claims Bigfoot damaged Winnebago in Lykens
    Bigfoot has been spotted in northern Dauphin County, that is according to a Lykens resident who claims the creature damaged his RV. State police were called to the 400 block of Division Street in Lykens for a report of criminal mischief. John Reed, of...
  • First day of school signifies fresh start for tornado-stricken Henryville

    First day of school signifies fresh start for tornado-stricken Henryville
    The first day of school signifies a fresh start for one Indiana community. Students and teachers in Henryville are going back into the building that took a direct hit from a tornado in March, and now, they are looking toward the future. At Henryville,...
  • Henryville students set to return to class in wake of devastating tornado

    Henryville students set to return to class in wake of devastating tornado
    Five months after a devastating tornado roared through Henryville, students are getting ready to return to class. The powerful EF-4 tornado blew through on March 2, decimating homes and businesses. Nearly half the elementary and junior/senior high school...
  • Looking at libraries in Mexico, and at the Mexican Revolution

     
    A look at libraries in Mexico, and a Los Angeles library exhibit about the Mexican Revolution....
  • Henryville students lose school, homes in tornado

    Henryville students lose school, homes in tornado
    "I feel sad when I think about what happened with what the tornado did to the school," said Keagan Blakey. The Henryville 4th-grader was at the dentist when Friday's storm rolled in. "They were saying that it was going to go to Henryville and then after...
  • Band teacher's car knocked into school library during tornado

    Band teacher's car knocked into school library during tornado
    Amanda Lochner bought a Honda five years ago when she first started teaching. Now, it is totaled. "I actually do not know what to think," said Lochner. "I have had such sharp panic attacks ever since in happened." The elementary school band teacher was...