| Aug 30, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Police cars, lights blazing, cruised onto Washington Street in Easton, interrupting Lynne Holden's bull session with a resident of one of the blocks she's trying to rescue.
"Oh no," she murmured.
Officers wandered through knots of children at play...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Israel Cruz drives his cluttered Mazda through the palm-lined avenues of Panorama City, a stack of maps at his side and a hurried sweat on his brow.
The 30-year-old in Ray-Bans and brown moccasins is scanning for "lost lots," small slices of city land...
| Sep 19, 2014
ST. LUKE'S UNIVERSITY HEALTH NETWORK will host a "Night of Heroes," 6 p.m. to midnight at ArtsQuest Center, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. Live music by Lucky Seven, UUU and the Craig Thatcher Band, dinner, dancing and more. Cost: $15-$50....
| Sep 16, 2014
| 11:03 AM
New figures released by the federal government Tuesday indicate that the number of people without health insurance dropped in early 2014, the first year the major provisions of the federal health law took effect.
But as with other data released so far...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Los Angeles is drawing new residents from big cities in the Northeast and Midwest and losing people to less expensive cities in parts of the Sun Belt. But, as always, most of the people who move are moving around Southern California.
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Wanted: three adult males with impressive vocal ability. Must love community theater and be willing to rehearse and appear in a show without monetary compensation. Historical savvy and ability to handle period pieces a plus.
P.S.: Must be black.
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Portlandia is pridefully weird, with its love of beards, bikes and crazy junk food. After a couple of high-calorie days here, I want to put the fetching little city on my handlebars and ride.
So I do.
Cycle Portland Bike Tours' basic ride-around...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:18 PM
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — After 19 years working as a cook at Atlantic City's Showboat Casino, Dave Rose is counting the weeks until he and about 2,000 fellow workers lose their jobs when the casino is shuttered at the end of the summer.
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:04 PM
Slow but steady population declines continue in Monroe and Pike counties, according to recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates.
The population of Pike County has gotten older while Monroe County remains one of the most ethnically and racially diverse...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:05 PM
People who experienced the death of a parent in childhood appear to be more likely to die prematurely themselves, new research shows.
A study that tracked more than 7 million people for up to 42 years found that people who lost a parent before they...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:09 PM
It's been a bit lonely for Jamie Krzeminski, who has been riding his bicycle from his home near Mead Botanical Garden to work in downtown Orlando for a dozen years.
"I still don't see that many people on my route. But I do see more people [lately],"...