| Jun 24, 2014
| 12:50 PM
About 20 Elmhurst residents squeezed into a small conference room Monday to complain to members of the Public Works Committee that chronic stormwater flooding problems appear to be worsening over years of what they see as a lack of effective action by...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:36 PM
A bank in Bucktown was robbed this afternoon, police said.
At 4:47 p.m. a man entered the bank in the 2200 block of North Western Avenue and handed the teller a note demanding money, said Police News Affairs Officer Stacey Cooper.
| Jun 30, 2014
| 9:04 PM
The Baltimore area has an outsized share of job openings in fields that make heavy use of science, technology, engineering or math skills, occupations that pay more and are harder for employers to fill, according to a new analysis.
| Jul 3, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Construction will start next week on two new detention basins designed to keep streets from flooding in the Catalina and Golfview subdivisions, Orland Park officials said.
The basins, which will collect and store storm water runoff, are part of...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 8:43 PM
In a strategic shift to secure new funding for California's bullet train project, state officials intend to accelerate their plans to build a Los Angeles County section of the $68-billion system.
High-speed rail officials said they want to start a...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The property market in Brazil appears to be heating up and, mark my words, I plan to dive in with the zeal of seasoned real estate pros like Donald Trump or that Barbara woman from "Shark Tank."
At issue is what to do with 12 soccer stadiums that were...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 7:36 PM
A high-stakes battle is underway in Washington over launching the U.S. government's most sophisticated national security satellites.
Space entrepreneur Elon Musk is pitted against the nation's two largest weapons makers, Boeing Co. and Lockheed Martin...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:19 AM
Taliban militants disguised as security forces stormed Pakistan's busiest airport Sunday and at least 27 people were killed in a dramatic nightlong battle at one of the country's most high-profile targets.
The assault on Jinnah International Airport in...
| 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....
| May 13, 2014
| 6:10 AM
AVON — These days, Lee M. Wilson owns his own computer company and is adjusting to his duties as the new commander of the VFW Post 3272 in Avon. Two decades ago, however, he was driving heavy equipment through the Iraq desert, fighting Saddam...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:04 AM
PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, Williamsport, held graduation ceremonies. Area residents receiving degrees include:
Cody N. Bennicoff, Macungie, Bachelor of Science, Residential Construction Technology and Management:...