| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:41 AM
A woman died and two others were injured after a Logan Square storefront they had been occupying caught fire Thursday night, according to authorities.
A mattress in a back bedroom of the building, in the 3400 block of West Armitage Avenue, caught fire...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:04 PM
The family of a 27-year LAPD officer has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the cities of Los Angeles and Beverly Hills and the company that owns the truck that hit his vehicle and killed him.
Det. Ernest L. Allen Sr. was killed May 9 when an out-...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:44 PM
A consultant will be looking for ways to fix drainage issues near a recently built bridge in Wheaton after staff discovered the project led to increased flooding in the area.
The Wesley Street bridge, a $12 million project largely paid for by federal...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Florida is a global hub for trade. It took decades of innovative efforts, resourcefulness and entrepreneurship from the private sector, strategic investments from the public sector and capitalizing on opportunities like free-trade agreements and the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Tom Wolf, the Democratic candidate for governor, released a television ad touting Pennsylvania’s manufacturing industry as a gateway to middle-class jobs. In the ad, Wolf walks through a plant, heaping praise on the company and its employees. If...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:45 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Expectations are high in Tallahassee as Florida State prepares to build off its 2013 championship season.
The Seminoles return a slew of key players on both sides of the ball, including Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston, making...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 11:09 PM
A three-day cease-fire between Israel and Hamas meant to end a 4-week-old war in the Gaza Strip took effect Tuesday morning, as Israel declared it had rooted out all infiltration tunnels its troops had found.
Fire continued right up to the 8 a.m....
| Aug 5, 2014
| 4:06 PM
A massive landslide that swallowed 44 houses in an Indian village might have been averted, or at least minimized, if basic environmental standards had been employed, environmentalists and geologists said as the death toll climbed to 134 on Tuesday.
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:04 AM
The European Union and the United States on Tuesday announced further sanctions against Russia, targeting its energy, banking and defense sectors in the strongest international action yet over Moscow's support for rebels in eastern Ukraine.
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:42 AM
The Baltimore Board of Estimates on Wednesday approved a nearly $12 million contract for construction and repair work to replace a block of East 26th Street that collapsed amid heavy rains in Charles Village in April.
The contract covers a substantial...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Thousands of old-style cardboard sleeves for Jack White's album "Lazaretto" sit in tightly packed checkerboard rows at Stoughton Printing plant in the City of Industry, 12.3-inch squares waiting to be stuffed with 12-inch circles.
Jack Stoughton Jr.,...