| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:07 AM
A power blackout beginning the afternoon of Aug. 14, 2003, cascaded from northeast Ohio to seven other states and parts of Canada, reaching 50 million people. Some of the immediate and long-term effects:
THE DARK SIDE: Outages of various durations...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 3:14 PM
U.S.-Russian relations have been deteriorating since President Vladimir Putin returned to the Kremlin last year and began ratcheting up anti-American rhetoric that has played into "old stereotypes about the Cold War,” President Obama said at a White...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 8:58 PM
Charles Carr, who was just 18 and a college freshman when he drove country music legend Hank Williams on his final journey more than 60 years ago, died July 1 after a brief illness. He was 79.
His death was confirmed by Beth Petty, director of the...
| Aug 8, 2013
No flights were canceled in July and only five of the scheduled 124 SkyWest flights between Aberdeen and the Twin Cities departed more than 15 minutes late. That was the fewest late flights in any month so far this year.
SkyWest serves Aberdeen with...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 11:46 PM
Several airlines are reporting delays at Los Angeles International Airport and elsewhere late Monday after a worldwide online reservation system developed glitches.
"At approximately 9:25 p.m. tonight, LAX Airport Operations received a report of a...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Flights in and out of Los Angeles International Airport were operating normally Tuesday morning after a computer outage at a online reservation system caused delays worldwide.
Airlines at LAX first reported problems in the Sabre reservation system at...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:46 AM
The Orioles open a two-game series against the San Diego Padres tonight at Petco Park -- the first stop on a three-city, eight-game interleague road trip through the National League West.
They arrived here in San Diego early Monday evening after their...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 8:49 PM
The lineup for day three of Lollapalooza starts off strong with Palma Violets, Guards and Wild Belle kicking things off.
Festival organizers are reporting an official attendance of 100,000 people each day of the 3-day festival.
Greg Kot (GK), Bob...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:32 PM
A storm system moving across the South and Midwest is leaving damage and danger in its wake today. In Chicago ??? where Cars.com is based ??? heavy rains and widespread flooding have resulted in the closures of three expressways and......
| Jul 30, 2013
Just the other day, as I was trying to make my way through the slalom course known as US1/Federal Highway by the airport, I thought to myself, "Gee, I wish Miramar had more amphitheaters."
OK, I wasn't really thinking this, but it seemed a good way to...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Alaska Airlines has canceled more than two dozen flights to and from Hawaii Monday, in response to Tropical Storm Flossie’s approach to the islands overnight Sunday.
Bobbie Egan, a spokesperson for the airline, says morning flights to and from...