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  • UIC employee arrested after bringing unloaded gun to work

    UIC employee arrested after bringing unloaded gun to work
    A University of Illinois at Chicago employee was arrested this afternoon after he brought a legally purchased gun to work because he didn't want to leave it at home while his house was being renovated, a UIC spokesman said. The employee at a UIC...
  • UIC: Staffer on leave after bringing handgun to campus

    UIC: Staffer on leave after bringing handgun to campus
    A University of Illinois at Chicago staffer has been placed on administrative leave after she brought a legally purchased handgun to work because she didn't want to leave it at home while her house was being renovated, a UIC spokesman said. A judge set...
  • Lawyer: Former Hartford Mayor Perez Deserves Two New Trials

     Lawyer: Former Hartford Mayor Perez Deserves Two New Trials
    Former Mayor Eddie A. Perez's lawyer reiterated his argument Tuesday that Perez's bribery and extortion cases should not have been combined, and that as a result the jury was unfairly prejudiced against Perez. Evidence from both cases was shown to the...
  • More home remodeling projects underway

    More home remodeling projects underway
    Generally speaking, I am not a numbers person. That is, I only like statistics when they support what I want to believe: Weight down, bank account up. If they don't, I pretty much stick a finger in each ear, squeeze my eyes closed and make insect noises....
  • James E. Johnston, Navy Department worker

    James E. Johnston, Navy Department worker
    James E. Johnston, a retired Navy Department worker who also maintained a home-improvement business, died Sunday of cancer at FutureCare Lochearn. The longtime Northwest Baltimore resident was 88. Born and raised in Roanoke Rapids, N.C., James Eugene...
  • Debt issues top list of consumer complaints in Illinois

    Debt issues top list of consumer complaints in Illinois
    For the fifth year, consumer debt complaints topped the list of concerns reported to the Illinois attorney general's office, according to a 2012 Top 10 list released Tuesday. Complaints "ranged from problems with mortgages, debt collection agencies to...
  • Oliver neighborhood flooded with emergency resources

    Oliver neighborhood flooded with emergency resources
    Under heavy rain on a beat-up street in East Baltimore Tuesday, the heads of city government kicked off an intensive, weeklong program designed to address violence, drug trafficking and other stubborn problems that have plagued the Oliver neighborhood....
  • 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' recap, 'Excess Breeds Success'

    'Real Housewives of Atlanta' recap, 'Excess Breeds Success'
    Between her over-the-top run-ins with Cynthia Bailey and mission to scurry down the aisle with boyfriend Walter, new housewife Kenya Moore is quickly stealing this season of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta." This week's episode was a celebration of...
  • PIX11 Cares: WPIX Visits Long Island to Help Hurricane Sandy Victims

    PIX11 Cares: WPIX Visits Long Island to Help Hurricane Sandy Victims
    The PIX11 Morning News continues PIX11 Cares, a campaign aimed at helping those in communities hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy, with a visit to Long Island. Sukanya Krishnan anchored portions of the Morning News from Long Beach, Dan Mannarino reported from...
  • Formstone would be banned on new buildings under proposal

    Formstone would be banned on new buildings under proposal
    Frankly fake but authentically Baltimore, the Formstone that swaths many a rowhouse may seem low-brow or even tacky to some. But should it be illegal? A proposed overhaul of the Baltimore's zoning code would do just that, banning the faux stone...
  • Winterizing Your Home

    Is your home ready for winter? David Cohen from Energy Upgrade California shows us how to keep the heat up and costs down. Winter is here at last! When temperatures dip in Los Angeles many residents get a frigid wake-up call by Mother Nature. Many...