| Apr 24, 2014
| 12:02 PM
It’s not every day that people can play a life-sized Angry Birds game on the front lawn at the Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control plant.
In the name of Take Your Child to Work Day, access to the plant was broadened on Thursday for a brief...
| May 16, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Three apartment units were damaged and one family was displaced after a transformer exploded and caught fire at an apartment complex in Santa Monica on Thursday evening.
The incident was reported around 10:46 p.m. at the apartment complex at 850 2nd...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 9:10 AM
A woman is dead and her husband critically injured after a Sunday morning fire at a West Side home, Chicago fire officials said.
The Chicago Fire Department received a call about the fire at about 5:43 a.m. in the 900 block of North Lawndale Avenue,...
| May 18, 2014
| 1:20 PM
In a new challenge to the authority of Libya’s weak central government, militiamen loyal to a rogue former general attacked the parliament building on Sunday, state media reported.
Gunfire rang out in streets surrounding the General National...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:15 AM
A long-overdue renovation of the Calico Mine Ride will introduce state-of-the-art technology to the first major Knott's Berry Farm attraction while preserving the groundbreaking work of a legendary theme park innovator.
Photos: Calico Mine Ride at Knott'...
| Jun 9, 2014
Chicago is hustling to reach the finish line next spring on Mayor Rahm Emanuel's promise to complete 100 miles of bicycle lanes that are shielded from traffic, and city officials hope the public doesn't judge the project strictly by the number of bike...
| May 12, 2014
| 12:17 PM
After a season in which it's poised to finish No. 1 in the advertiser-coveted 18-to-49-year-old demographic for the first time since the end of "Friends" 10 years ago, NBC ran a triumphant victory lap at its annual upfront presentation before an...
| May 23, 2014
| 3:17 PM
When 43 World War II veterans board two planes out of Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on May 31, they will be carrying with them memories of comrades lost, just as they once carried letters from home into battle.
Their Honor Flight trip,...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Citing an improving economy and growing demand for foreign travel, the operator of Los Angeles International Airport is predicting a substantial increase in passengers in the months ahead compared with last year.
Officials for Los Angeles World Airports...
| May 23, 2014
| 6:50 AM
Heavy Seas will have its name in lights at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, the casino under construction on Russell Street.
On Friday, Horseshoe announced that a Heavy Seas tavern will be among five Maryland-based vendors in its first-floor casual-dining...
| May 23, 2014
| 11:40 AM
If anyone can bring back smoking on stage, it's Gesaffelstein's Mike Levy.
On Thursday night at the Fonda, the French electronic music producer stood backlit by a few beams of amber light while a hazy cloud floated from his cigarette. Dressed in a black...