| Jun 28, 2014
| 3:17 PM
The Sports Xchange
Colombian IndyCar drivers sweep top three spots
HOUSTON -- It truly was Colombia's day.
Just after the national soccer team beat Uruguay 2-0 in the World Cup, three Colombian drivers finished 1-2-3 in the Verizon IndyCar Series'...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Brendan Gaughan took the lead after a green-white-checkered restart at Elkhart Lake, Wis., then held on to win the rain-soaked and wild NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Road America on Saturday.
Alex Tagliani was second, followed by Kevin O'Connell,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:12 AM
About a month ago I quit Amazon cold turkey, and I feel great.
I have bought nothing from Amazon since May 16. Not a book, not a DVD, not an MP3. After years of purchasing pop culture from the mega e-retailer at an embarrassing pace — even as I...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 1:14 PM
A high school math teacher in Sacramento has been arrested on suspicion of mowing down three cyclists during an alleged road-rage incident, police said.
Wesley Tran, 31, was stopped about 11:02 p.m. Saturday after an officer spotted him driving the...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Letty Ortiz would disapprove. The "Fast & Furious" character, a headstrong mechanic played by Michelle Rodriguez, is a rare example among women. A new survey by auto-insurance comparison site Insurance.com found a large portion of women lack experience in...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 9:13 PM
The Sports Xchange
Harvick pass results in win at Kentucky
By Chris Knight, NASCAR Wire Service
Distributed by The Sports Xchange
Kevin Harvick's pass of Kyle Busch on the final restart of the night gave Harvick of JR Motorsports the win Friday...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:41 AM
The following items were taken from Naperville police reports:
A vehicle was damaged in the 100 block of Sylvia Lane between 9:30 p.m. June 1 and 5:40 a.m. June 2.
Someone spilled a black oil-based substance on several cars in the 200 block of...
| May 20, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Authorities were looking Tuesday for a man who slashed up to 80 tires on cars parked in Santa Monica's Ocean Park neighborhood.
KTLA-TV reported that the man argued with an employee at ZJ Boarding House, a surf shop on Main Street, about 3 a.m. Sunday....
| May 24, 2014
| 6:59 PM
| May 18, 2014
| 8:17 PM
The following items were taken from Oak Park and River Forest police reports:
A 22-year-old Oak Park man was charged with driving under the influence, illegal transportation of liquor and unidentified traffic violations after his car was...
| May 28, 2014
| 10:30 AM
"Unearthed: Trail of Ibn Battuta" is an episodic third-person action-adventure game set in the modern day Middle East. The game, which features both Arabic and English voiceovers, is coming to Android with HID controller support. Developer...