| Nov 21, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Florida State University reopened its main library on Friday, the day after a gunman injured three people when he opened fire in the lobby of the building where hundreds of students were studying for final exams.
Normal activities resumed on the North...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 5:27 PM
In February 2007, Yale clinicians identified in Adam Lanza what they believed were profound emotional disabilities and offered him treatment that they said could give him relief for the first time in his troubled life.
But Adam was angry and anxious,...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The gray-bearded man in the red shirt and wide-brimmed Amish hat wades into the crowd outside the Gold & Silver Pawn Shop, squinting into the noon-hour light.
Suddenly, the fans are upon him. They know their quarry on a first-name basis.
"Hi, Mark," a...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:39 AM
Downers Grove's planning committee endorsed a plan to build a five-story condo building at the edge of downtown, dashing hopes to protect a 19th-century home from being torn down.
Residents packed the Monday night meeting to speak out against the 55-...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 11:25 AM
California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed off on a deal that would more than triple funding for California's film and TV tax-credit program.
The compromise would increase funding to $330 million a year over the next five years. While that falls short of...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Veteran safety Will Hill moved around the Ravens' practice field Wednesday, determined to make up for lost time after serving a six-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy.
After not practicing since the preseason because of his...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Aaron Rodgers' dissection of the Bears in Week 4 included 30 dropbacks, most of which ended poorly for the defense. They constituted a how-not-to manual for defending against the Packers’ star quarterback.
After Rodgers repeatedly exploited the...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:33 AM
During the debate over the proposed apartment complex called The Princeton at College Park, opponents warned that it would create a green light for the construction of new apartment buildings all across the city, potentially ruining what people love about...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Frank Hilgenberg is excited about “Killer Joe,” the new play that just opened at Theatre Downtown, the theater that’s been producing plays on Orange Avenue for 25 years.
“It’s an incredibly powerful piece,” said...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:42 AM
WASHINGTON — The General Services Administration is considering three sites — including two in Maryland — as viable options for a new headquarters building for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, according to a long awaited short list...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:00 AM
When she was elected the first black president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences last summer, marketing consultant Cheryl Boone Isaacs represented a move toward diversity in the movie industry's most prominent organization.
Now, after a...