| Oct 19, 2014
Jerry J. Burgdoerfer spent 25 years with the Chicago law firm Jenner & Block, where he led its securities practice, built a reputation for mentoring young lawyers and developed its practice in Japan.
"Jerry was passionate about being a lawyer, and he...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Hapless lovers are not the only ones who get lost down there: even sexologists can't agree on what's what, and where, among women's female parts.
At least, that's according to a father-daughter team of researchers in Italy, Drs. Vincenzo and Giulia...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:04 PM
Florida Opera Theatre opens its 2014-2015 season with Peter Brook's adaptation of Bizet’s "La Tragedie de Carmen." Brook's version condenses the story of the fiery Gypsy and her tumultuous love life to about 90 minutes. And fans of the better-...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Menahem Pressler couldn't be much busier these days.
After the German-born pianist gives a recital this weekend for the Candlelight Concert Society, he'll head off for engagements in Europe. He'll be back there in November, then again in December,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:56 PM
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has changed its admissions system with the hope that no more students will feel like B-list applicants, invited to join the class only after getting a second look.
In an effort to make students from...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 4:37 PM
To the editor: The article on Big Data's potential to improve healthcare overlooks a fundamental problem: Many of the institutions that hold our most valuable health data are reluctant to share them with one another. ("Big data, meet big money: NIH...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 12:23 PM
It has been 45 years since Gary Donatelli walked on to the football field at Glenbrook North High School, where he was good enough to snare a scholarship to Indiana University.
"There's nothing like high school sports," he said in a phone interview,...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:44 PM
A knee injury will force Victor Oladipo to watch from the bench Friday night while his Orlando Magic teammates face the Indiana Pacers in a preseason game.
But Oladipo will savor the trip to Indianapolis anyway.
Oladipo has never forgotten that the...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Chicago law firm Arnstein & Lehr has hired Kristin G. Bagbull as a partner in its Estate Planning & Probate Administration practice in Chicago. Her practice is focused on taxation and estate planning, and she advises clients on aspects of asset...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 9:53 PM
A young woman from Libertyville who was found dead Thursday night in a sorority house at Indiana University was remembered as a generous and positive person.
Kelly Ann Hackendahl, 20, a student at the university's Bloomington campus, was found...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Whitehall's roster is starting to look like an episode of "Happy Days" — filled with Cunninghams.
Senior Kourtney, sophomore Kylee and freshman Kassidy Cunningham mark the front line for the Zephyrs (6-1-1). Freshman cousin Caitlin Cunningham...