| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Though the Academy usually saves the real fanfare to the creatives, engineers behind the scenes got their due at the 65th Primetime Engineering Emmy Awards, held Oct. 23 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles.
Sarah Shahi of CBS drama "Person of...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:29 AM
The court of mixed public opinion about a planned shopping center in Remington is in full fact-finding and soul-searching modes this week.
Developers of 25th Street Station are going back before several community groups and a key city panel with...
| Oct 23, 2013
Enid Montague is an assistant professor at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and an assistant professor in the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Her research is in designing health care systems and technologies that...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 10:06 PM
When downtown voters agreed last winter to bring back the Los Angeles streetcar, the campaign pitch sounded simple: a $125-million trolley through the heart of the central city, with funding split between federal grants and a new property tax.
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:08 PM
Aberdeen: Jerome “Jerry” Lacher, 71, of Aberdeen, was called home to his final resting place on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at Aberdeen Health and Rehab.
Jerry was born April 14, 1942, to Frank and Magdalena “Maggie” (Kuntz) Lacher...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:43 PM
At a forum on new ideas for the Howard County library system's technology-based HiTech initiative, a group of teen girls bristled at the thought of venturing into science, technology, engineering and math fields, seeing no correlation between science...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Los Angeles officials and the University of California were locked in a standoff Friday over whether the city would receive a list of older concrete buildings that may be at risk of collapse during a major earthquake.
The list is considered a crucial...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Breast cancer kills when rogue tumor cells spread through the bloodstream, squeezing through microscopic gaps to inundate organs until they fail. But what if that spread could be prevented, the cells left free-floating to be crushed in capillaries or to...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Morris Rudy Heinzen, 73, of Aberdeen passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at Avera St. Luke's Hospital in Aberdeen.
His memorial service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Schriver's Memorial Mortuary and Crematory, 414 Fifth Ave. N.W.,...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Former U.S. Department of Defense operations at what is now the McDowell Grove Forest Preserve in Naperville do not necessitate environmental clean-up, experts say.
While a study found chemicals in the groundwater, they were not caused by the DOD and...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 11:56 AM
The event was just a practice-round Lego robotics competition for elementary and middle school students, held at Roosevelt Middle School as a way to introduce new teams to how such competitions work.
Nonetheless it was a model of how schools can...