| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:37 PM
Ed Michals barely gave his broken nose and two shiners a second thought.
Starting his first year of a radiology residency at Rush Presbyterian, he had been bashed in the face during a rugby match — hours before a reception at his new boss' house....
| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:41 PM
NEW YORK – On the way to a 40-0 record and its second straight national championship in women's basketball last season, UConn had its way in the American Athletic Conference. The Huskies were 18-0, winning by an average of 37.4 points.
| Nov 1, 2014
| 10:10 PM
When the final whistle sounded on Saturday's Western Conference semifinal with Real Salt Lake, Galaxy goalkeeper Jaime Penedo looked toward the heavens, whispered something, then blessed himself.
Penedo was giving thanks for a stalwart effort in which...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 8:59 PM
Turns out you can win when you can't hold on to the football.
Three first-half turnovers Friday resulted in 17 points for Lincoln-Way North and a 17-point halftime deficit for Lincoln-Way West. But a solid second-half defensive effort and 28...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:04 PM
The late rock critic Paul Williams once wrote that, when dealing with works of art, praise amounts to pointing at something, declaring it "great" and hoping that readers agree.
Of course they don't always, which provides impassioned fodder for any...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:26 PM
Stan Bowman graduated from Notre Dame in 1995 with a degree in finance.
That has come in handy during the NHL's salary-cap era as the Blackhawks general manager perhaps more than anyone in the league the last few seasons has had to work the numbers...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Attempting to grab some attention, Democratic attorney general candidate Perry Thurston has turned to mockery. He’s going after incumbent Republican Pam Bondi.
Thurston, a Broward state representative, unveiled a website Bondisbungles.com. It...
| May 28, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Patricia S. "Patty" Farber, a former private school art teacher and volunteer who climbed Mount Kilimanjaro when she was in her 60s, died May 10 of lung cancer at her home in Brewster, Mass. The longtime Towson resident was 87.
"We got to know the...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:08 AM
Police agencies generally must tell the public the names of officers involved in shootings, the California Supreme Court decided Thursday.
The state’s highest court, in a 6-1 vote, rejected blanket policies by a growing number of police agencies...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Police agencies must reveal the names of officers involved in on-duty shootings unless there is specific evidence that disclosure would pose a safety threat, the California Supreme Court decided Thursday.
The 6-1 ruling by the state's highest court is...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 8:07 PM
It's been decades since anyone could credibly refer to Long Beach by its once proudly held moniker, "Iowa by the Sea."
The city earned the nickname in the early 1900s, when waves of Midwesterners flocked to its sun-soaked shore and thousands turned...