| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The global market for video game competitions known as eSports is booming, with viewership rivaling traditional sports in some regards. Viewers watched 2.4 billion hours of eSports video in 2013, according to a new study from IHS Technology....
| May 1, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Powerhouse Café in Winter Park is only two blocks from the new SunRail station, but the commuter train's debut early Thursday did not give it a bump in business.
Nearby, a few customers trickled into Barnie's Coffee Kitchen, which is visible from the...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:36 AM
A 25-year-old man has been charged with indecent solicitation of a child following an Internet police sting, Lake County authorities said.
Police said Ryan J. Horn, of Hawthorn Woods, posted an online ad on Friday and began communicating online with...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Plagued by cell phone thefts, especially on the CTA, Chicago aldermen endorsed a measure Monday that would require those who make money off unlocking the devices to keep records on their customers.
The idea is similar to a city law requiring pawn...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 3:24 PM
Sherry Stick is a familiar face on the local running circuit, but the 35-year-old Eldersburg resident — the defending champion of the Preakness 5K — had a special reason to take part in a race in Southeast Baltimore on Saturday morning....
| May 13, 2014
Jimmy Orr was named managing editor, digital, of the Los Angeles Times in February 2011. Orr directs the strategy for latimes.com, supervises the team that produces the site, and oversees the Los Angeles Times Media Group's growing portfolio of digital...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Peninsula leaders are joining in a letter sent Tuesday to President Barack Obama vowing enthusiastic support for his climate action plan, including controversial first-ever curbs on existing power plant emissions expected next week.
| May 13, 2014
| 6:56 PM
A Glendale house that inspired the City Council to adopt a series of increasing fines following multiple police responses to loud music or other nuisances has become the first property to trigger the new ordinance.
The house at 1315 Norton Ave. made...
| May 14, 2014
| 12:22 PM
A Glendale house that was repeatedly visited by police responding to reports of loud music and other disturbances, and which led the City Council to adopt an ordinance in response, has become the first property to trigger that new ordinance.
| May 28, 2014
| 5:44 AM
With less than one month to go until the primary election, Anne Arundel County executive Republican candidate Steve Schuh has more than twice as much cash on hand than his rival, incumbent Laura Neuman.
In campaign finance reports filed on Tuesday,...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:00 PM
I had been back from Seattle for two months. I had moved to the Northwest from my native San Fernando Valley to escape the pain of my first true heartbreak. The beauty and splendor of the Emerald City had done just enough to help me start over again in...