| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:17 AM
Orange County Commissioner Tiffany Moore Russell is leaving her District 6 post because of term limits, and six candidates are vying to take over the open seat.
The field includes a number of recognizable names, including a former commissioner and the...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Two years ago, Illinois Democrats parlayed a new political map they drew and the final appearance at the top of the ticket by President Barack Obama to sweep out four Republican congressmen and reverse some of the losses suffered in the 2010 election that...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:22 AM
A memo to the newsroom from Times Editor Davan Maharaj and Managing Editor Marc Duvoisin:
Today we announce a reorganization involving three of our most important news departments. These changes will advance our efforts to produce a digital report...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Grand Park has held plenty of concerts and holiday events but nothing quite like what's coming this weekend for the Made in America Festival.
Though organizers trimmed expectations for the crowd (estimates are around 35,000 — including security...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:30 AM
You can now travel to/from Dallas-Ft. Worth International Airport (DFW) by train. Last week, DART, the Dallas area rapid transit system, opened the long-awaited extension of the Orange light rail line directly to Terminal A. From the airport, it runs to...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 6:07 PM
When Bob and Sunny Riling came home to Cooper City after a family vacation earlier this month, they planned on having plenty of photos from Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia that their kids could share with classmates.
A day before their American...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Since their years as star basketball players at St. Frances, Briana Hutchen and Shatyra Hawkes have wanted to give back to the girls growing up the way they did, on the basketball courts of Baltimore City.
Hutchen and Hawkes turned their basketball...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Roger Dearing, executive director of the Florida High School Athletic Association, said he expects to see few major changes when the state governing body realigns varsity sports teams into districts for the 2015-16 school year and beyond.
The FHSAA is...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 4:18 PM
Anne Arundel County Police are searching for a man they say has posed as a worker for a local water company in order to burglarize homes.
Police responded Friday morning to the 200 block of Hammonds Ferry Road in Linthicum where a woman said that she...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 2:16 PM
A Brooklyn, New York mortgage broker, who would scribble secret stock tips on napkins and pass them to an accomplice in Grand Central station before eating them, pleaded guilty to insider trading on Friday, federal prosecutors said.
Frank Tamayo, 41, was...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 9:00 AM
On Saturday, federal transportation officials will announce more than $10 million to refurbish one of the Los Angeles County transit system's busiest light-rail stations.
The $10.25-million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation will partially...