| May 7, 2014
| 5:45 PM
California is back on the map as a potential site for Tesla Motors' proposed battery factory but remains a long shot, the electric car company's Chief Executive Elon Musk said Wednesday.
Musk said the automaker is working through a number of issues with...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:30 PM
No one was hurt in a Schaumburg warehouse fire this morning that officials say may have started with a piece of equipment inside.
The fire at a manufacturing building at 525 Estes Ave. started just before 7 a.m., said Schaumburg Police Sgt. John Nebl....
| 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...
| May 8, 2014
| 4:08 AM
By August, piles of earth will be transformed into the new Ridgely Manor Park with plenty of green space, places to walk and places to play.
Construction on the Yakona Road site began early in April with a brief groundbreaking ceremony on the site on...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Five months after the abrupt resignation of Bolingbrook High School Principal Michael D. White, school board members unanimously approved his successor Monday night.
Yolanda Jordan, who has been interim principal since mid-February and the assistant...
| May 8, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Infotech Enterprises Ltd., an Indian company with U.S. headquarters in East Hartford, announced Wednesday it has changed its name to Cyient Ltd.
"This new brand identity is an important step in positioning us as a distinctively unique global company that...
| 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 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...
| May 13, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Traffic officers are preventing large trucks from using a steep, winding road in Beverly Hills after crashes there killed two Los Angeles police officers in three months.
City officials have put a 30-day moratorium on heavy-hauling trucks from...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Not since John Barbose coached the local high school football team to a state record-tying 31 straight wins from 1952 to '55 has an event so stoked the imagination, excitement and pride of this rural working-class town in South Jersey.
Some 6,000 to 7,...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:08 AM
A berm that has lost elevation over the years and overtopped last spring will soon be fixed.
Wheaton city council members voted on June 2 to approve the $110,500 project to raise the grade at the Thompson berm, which runs along the south end of Morse...