| Nov 29, 2014
| 6:16 PM
The night before last weekend's 22nd annual Chesapeake Bay Fall Classic, Josh Suchter was less concerned with catching the biggest rockfish than he was with just getting his boat into the water.
Fishtank had alternator problems, and the Prince Frederick...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 6:46 PM
A couple of generations ago, advertisers could run a commercial on "The Ed Sullivan Show" and "everyone in the world saw it," said ad technology entrepreneur Scott Ferber.
Now it's not so simple to reach viewers, who are watching their favorite shows on...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Rain, wind and rough seas have kept offshore anglers from fishing the past few days, but better conditions are right around the corner.
"We haven't fished at all," said Capt. Skip Dana of the Fish City Pride and Helen S drift boats of Pompano Beach....
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Chicago on Tuesday joined the growing ranks of major cities that have raised their minimum wage, a move decried by business groups as a jobs killer but touted by labor groups and other supporters as a way to lift Chicago workers and their families out...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 3:05 PM
As he fights to keep his job amid accusations of incompetence leveled by the Chicago aldermen he investigates, the City Council's internal watchdog on Wednesday issued a report that concluded many council employees were doing political work on the...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Should a fisherman face two decades in prison for discarding a few fish at sea? That question is at the core of a statutory interpretation case the Supreme Court heard in November, but it also raises another question: What does "cruel and unusual...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 4:45 PM
One of the most ambitious public lands packages in years is speeding through Congress after being quietly attached to a must-pass bipartisan defense bill that cleared the House on Thursday.
The measure includes about 70 public lands projects,...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Crows are more clever than you might think. They use tools to get food and can remember human faces.
It turns out that crows also have a preference for the side on which they wield a stick tool -- somewhat like right- and left-handedness among humans....
| Dec 7, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Like John Elway, Michael Strahan, Ray Bourque, David Robinson, Bill Russell, and Joe DiMaggio before him, Landon Donovan won a title in his final game. Donovan and the Los Angeles Galaxy secured the MLS Cup with a 2-1 victory over the New England...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
In Leimert Park, neighborhood boosters dream of new markets, cafés and galleries springing up when a Metro station opens there in five years, drawing riders from across Los Angeles to this center of African American culture.
The nearby blocks already...
| Dec 9, 2014
With bear hunting and deer hunting taking place in New Jersey this week, and the nor'easter bringing cold and damp to the region, it may be a little difficult to think about fishing, but there will be plenty of activity to get you thinking about it soon....