| Apr 3, 2009
| 7:45 AM
Where are you right now? Lounging on an overstuffed couch with the newspaper and a cup of coffee? Sitting on a kitchen chair taking in the news online? Well, I hope you're sitting down for this bit of news. (Or maybe you should stand.) Your chair is...
| Jan 5, 2010
Christina Eilman was mentally ill.
The 21-year-old California woman hung around Midway Airport for two days, raving about the price of oil, exposing herself, making lewd comments and screaming at ticket agents, a baby and a blind man.
Then the Chicago...
| Aug 27, 2006
Hour after hour, Christina Eilman threw herself at the bars of her cell at a South Side police lockup, shrieking threats one moment and begging for help the next, pleading that she was ill.
Even the women in adjoining cells, many who were used to the...
| Jun 22, 2002
| 7:21 PM
Frank, feisty, funny, with a voice as brash as her advice, Eppie Lederer—better known as Ann Landers, advice-giver to the world—had a ready answer for people who wondered why strangers turned to her for help with their most intimate problems.