| Apr 16, 2015
| 2:58 PM
Marc Mastroianni saved up, and traded up, for years before buying the car of his dreams, a used 2008 Shelby GT500 Mustang that he says was one of 20 produced with its options package.
Mastroianni's pride of ownership lasted a little more three years...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 10:21 AM
Record Store Day, the well-liked annual small-business event that gives a cash boost to indie stores with exclusive items, is at a crossroads.
On one hand, it's never been more popular: Stores across the country report new spikes in RSD sales every...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 9:17 AM
Ever heard of "doxxing" or "revenge porn"? How about the names Violentacrez or Craig Brittain?
If not, you're hardly alone. But if the terms wife, sister or daughter are familiar, keep reading.
Violentacrez was the online screen name for a 49-year-old...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:41 AM
When a little girl was too embarrassed to wear her princess gown to see "Cinderella," her uncle wouldn't stand for it, so he wore a dress to the theater with her, according to ABC News.
While there, a theater employee snapped pictures of 25-year-old...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 5:35 PM
A former Facebook employee has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the social media giant, alleging that the company treated her differently because of her gender and race.
In a lawsuit filed in San Mateo County Superior Court, Chia Hong, who...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 6:56 AM
Young adults have a reputation for being connected to one another and disconnected from the news.
But a survey conducted in Chicago and other cities has found that mobile devices and social networking are keeping them more engaged with the broader world...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 5:48 PM
The first of three televised debates between Mayor Emanuel and his challenger Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia is Monday on NBC 5, but competing for the attention of younger voters is tough with Millennials, who increasingly are turning...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 3:57 PM
A sex discrimination trial against one of Silicon Valley's most prestigious venture capital firms is providing a rare peek into the elite investment companies vying to fund the next Google and Amazon.
Their partnership rosters are stacked with some of...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 9:44 PM
Jessica Valenti is one of the most successful and visible feminists of her generation. As a columnist for the Guardian, her face regularly appears on the site's front page. She has written five books, one of which was adapted into a documentary, since...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:38 PM
A legendary billionaire investor defended his Silicon Valley venture capital firm Tuesday while testifying in a high-profile sex discrimination lawsuit that has accused the firm of being an all-boys club where women were denied chances to advance and...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 6:58 PM
It's been more than a decade since former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger regularly talked about his dream of building a "hydrogen highway" that would speed fleets of non-polluting cars from Mexico to Canada.
The vision never materialized anywhere other than...