| Apr 27, 2013
| 9:20 PM
Kevin Harvick sped away on fresh tires to win Sunday night’s Toyota Owners 400
in a green-white-checkered-flag finish at Richmond International Raceway, leaving
a group of drivers with widely divergent emotions in his wake.
Harvick beat Clint...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Sometime in coming weeks, in one of the grand spectacles in all of nature, an insect called the periodical cicada will appear by the millions in much of central Connecticut after spending the past 17 years underground.
"It is amazing to see millions and...
| May 5, 2013
| 4:55 AM
A 36-year-old woman buying food from a street vendor on Kedzie Avenue was one of two people shot Saturday night.
She sustained a wound to the arm about 10:35 p.m. just north of the intersection with 60th Street in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, police...
| May 11, 2013
It was a long winter. Shorter days, cooler weather and pavement potholes may have taken their toll on you — and an even bigger toll on your car. As flowers bloom and trees grow, it's a good time to give your car a spring cleaning and thorough...
| May 11, 2013
| 9:11 PM
Unsinkable Matt Kenseth capped a banner week for unsinkable Joe Gibbs Racing with a victory in Saturday night's Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway with a substitute crew chief on his pit box—the unsinkable Wally Brown....
| May 21, 2013
| 2:03 PM
A 49-year-old Burbank man was arrested after his neighbors caught him slashing their car tires on camera, police said.
The man, Garry Keshishyan, was arrested on suspicion of felony vandalism after security footage allegedly showed him slashing tires on...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Vo Nguyen Giap, the communist general widely regarded as one of the military geniuses of the 20th century, who masterminded the defeat of the French and the war against the Americans in Vietnam, has died. He was 102.
Giap died Friday at a military...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 8:37 PM
Kevin Harvick crashed the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup party.
Kyle Busch simply crashed-at a track that continues to bedevil him.
And with a bizarre power failure in the last two laps, Johnson failed to cash in decisively on Matt Kenseth's...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Brad Keselowski proved once again Saturday night that quality and timing trump quantity.
Keselowski led 11 laps in Saturday night’s Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Kasey Kahne led 138. Five-time champion Jimmie Johnson led...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:02 PM
After two years of renovation, the Brand Library and Art Center will reopen at the beginning of next year.
Until then, fundraising events sponsored by library support group, the Associates, will be held to benefit the library. Last Saturday, the first...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:35 AM
A kidnapping that started in Lakeland ended when the suspect shot at police before killing himself on Interstate 95 in Brevard County.
Lakeland police say 28-year-old Brett Lee Curtis allegedly kidnapped his ex-girlfriend, 26-year-old Elizabeth Rae...