| Jul 12, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Could a runaway crocodile have caused a plane crash in the Democratic Republic of Congo that killed 18 people?
The animal is thought to have climbed out of a hold midflight and spooked the crew and passengers, the Daily News reports.
| Jul 29, 2014
| 6:30 PM
For the first time, there's a calculation of just how much coin California is losing as a result of runaway production -- and it's not a pretty picture.
According to the California Film Commission, the state has lost $2 billion in production spending...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 11:01 AM
Woodridge police found a 61-year-old man who went missing Thursday. He was unharmed and has been returned to his family.
Family members said that they last saw Robert Butcher, who has memory lapses and can become disoriented, around 5 p.m. on Thursday,...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Testimony from an audit of the $200-million effort to transform a retired Orange County military base into one of America's great municipal parks paints a picture of a runaway project that was eventually crippled by waste, dysfunction and cronyism....
| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Police are searching for a missing man last seen in the Bronzeville neighborhood Monday.
Clarence Fourte, also known by the nicknames "Lee" and "Lee Chester," was last seen at 7 p.m. Monday near 4800 S. Prarie Ave., according to the Chicago Police...
| Jun 29, 2014
It had always been easy for Sharon Keila's family of five to locate their 8-year-old Dalmatian, Holly, when she got out of the yard. Usually they would find her sniffing around shrubs or relaxing on a neighbor's porch near their Berwyn home.
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:31 AM
All day Tuesday, Times readers were asked to vote in a series of polls to select the greatest players at each position in baseball history. Readers were able to vote for three people at each position (except right-handed starter, where the limit was five)...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Thanks to runaway production, Los Angeles has lost its leadership in one-hour drama pilot production, according to a report by the FilmL.A. permitting office.
The organization's 2014 Television Pilot Production Report found that the 2013-14 development...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 1:42 PM
The state Senate Appropriations Committee will soon take up two very different bills that could determine whether California remains the nation’s moviemaking capital.
Assembly Bill 1839 would significantly boost the size of tax credits...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:18 PM
A Brazilian rest home for the elderly believes it may be home to the world's oldest person, a former agricultural laborer born in a runaway slave community, who is identified in documents stating he was born 126 years ago at a time when Brazil still had...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:23 AM
Disney Cruise Line is spreading its fleet back out from under the sunshine in fall 2015. The line, which had been basing all four of its ships in Florida during the winter sailing season will be bring the Disney Wonder back to Galveston, Texas as well...