| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The luster seems to be dimming for gold as an investment now that the price of the precious metal, prized by such financial wizards as King Tut and Glenn Beck, is down 17 percent this year to around $1,400 an ounce, and down 26 percent from its August...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Several years ago, Baltimore County government realized that the runaway costs of employee health care and pension benefits needed to be reined in or our taxpayers would be stuck with a huge bill to pay. The county remains committed to providing quality...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:29 PM
An Evanston man was ordered held on $600,000 bail today and accused of sexually assaulting and severely beating a 14-year-old runaway he allegedly forced into prostitution.
Donzell Mintz, 21, was charged with involuntary sexual servitude of a minor,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Gains in feature film production offset a decline in TV shooting to lift overall third-quarter location shooting in Los Angeles by 9.5% to 11,792 permitted days, according to the FilmL.A. permitting agency.
The hike in activity may appear to undercut the...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Baltimore auteur Matt Porterfield, a distinctive talent among American indie filmmakers, shifts gears in his third feature, "I Used to Be Darker." Forgoing the documentary elements but not the aesthetic rigor that made his previous film, "Putty Hill,"...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Chicago police have located an 87-year-old man who went missing from his home.
Bud Cole was last seen on Friday when he went missing from the 2600 block of West 63rd Street, police said.
He was described as black, with a medium complexion, 6-feet tall,...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 10:54 PM
Authorities are searching for a 69-year-old man who disappeared last week after arriving at O'Hare International Airport on a flight from London.
Thomas Richardson was scheduled to board a flight to California but did not. Chicago police said in an...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:19 AM
Arguably, it's the most wonderful time of the year to take a cruise: the holiday season. Ships are decorated to the nines (so you don’t have to struggle with tangled up knots of Christmas lights), festive feasts are prepared and served (so you can...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Fed up with Washington? Angry that elections don't seem to matter when it comes time to solving problems? Disgusted by the polarization that puts politicians' careers ahead of taxpayer interests? Frustrated because you don't think anything can be done...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:09 AM
Florida has a rich aviation and space history. From historic aircraft to NASA rockets, Florida's aviation and space museums and attractions provide numerous educational and entertaining experiences for visitors and residents. Photos and Information on...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Portuguese prosecutors on Thursday ordered police to reopen their investigation of the 2007 disappearance of Madeleine McCann, the 3-year-old British girl who went missing from a resort in the Algarve, local and British media reported.