| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:13 AM
County officials say they won't support a bailout of the Florida Panthers hockey team without a better financial return for taxpayers.
But the Panthers appear to have something else in mind.
In the depths of the 59-page contract proposed by the team...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:52 PM
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — During four days in the historic heart of the Dominican capital, I saw men gather every afternoon in the central square to play dominoes, usually ringed by crowds of onlookers.
I saw four women park beside the...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 12:19 PM
A condominium building fire in northwest suburban Palatine this morning gutted three apartments and displaced 15 people, officials said.
Firefighters were called to the three-story building in the 1400 block of Winslowe Drive about 8:10 a.m. when people...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Several major construction projects in Naperville are facing delays due to the rainy weather this month.
Work at Naper Settlement, Sportsman's Park and the new Knoch Knolls Nature Center has been affected, according to officials.
The delays come as...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Firefighters rescued a man from the roof of a burning building in Aurora this evening, officials said.
The fire erupted at a building in the 600 block of High Street, said city spokesman Dan Ferrelli.
When fire crews got there they found a man on...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:32 PM
A nearby swim stadium is under construction, so USC players and coaches are accustomed to hearing heavy machinery during practice at Brian Kennedy-Howard Jones Field.
But on Monday, interim Coach Ed Orgeron introduced the Trojans to something new....
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:41 PM
KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - To catch a glimpse of Harley-Davidson Inc history, visit its Milwaukee headquarters, housed in the 111-year-old company's first real factory. Or tour its York, Pennsylvania, plant, which has cranked out motorcycles...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 10:25 AM
If you have a particular fondness for those eye-popping bright orange safety vests that construction workers wear, well then, the Anaheim Ducks' jersey for the upcoming Stadium Series at Dodger Stadium might be just for you.
The Kings' jersey for this...
| May 5, 2014
| 6:51 AM
It is a high school class project that will be part of Delray Beach for a long time to come.
A group of hard-hat wearing students from Atlantic Community High now are touching up a three-bedroom, two-bath home that they took from permits to plaster....
| Oct 7, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Six months after national Republicans issued a brutal self-assessment intended to cut their own path out of the wilderness, the limits of their progress were sharply apparent during the weekend state Republican convention.
The report criticized...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Local commuters and Ravens fans should get ready for major gridlock near the city's gridiron.
Transportation officials are warning of heavy traffic congestion in South Baltimore — and bracing for its spread into the downtown area — as lane...