| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:39 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Former Florida Gov. Reubin Askew, who led a growing mega-state through a period of modernization and public corruption, died Thursday morning. He was 85.
A family spokesman said he had been admitted to the hospital last Saturday with ...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:05 AM
Thomas Perry was running for safety during a battle in Vietnam in 1968 when he stopped, turned around, and returned to a position being overrun by the enemy.
There were wounded people there, and they they needed his help.
So Perry, an Army medic who...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Davis "Pat" Patterson McNamee, a former Navy and commercial airline pilot and 52-year resident of Corona del Mar, California, died in his home with family by his side on April 28th, 2014. He was 87 years old.
Pat was born in Seattle, WA on December 4th,...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Russian developer Gaijin Entertainment has captivated PC and PlayStation 4 gamers with its World War II game "War Thunder." Now the free-to-play war simulation, which features planes, tanks and ships from World War II, is going mobile, thanks...
| May 14, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Jimmy's Hall (pictured)
Director: Ken Loach
Production company: Sixteen Films, Element Pictures
Sales agent: Entertainment One
Key cast: Barry Ward, Simone Kirby, Andrew Scott
Logline: Period drama set in 1930s Ireland during its "Red Scare."...
| May 15, 2014
Not many voters would dispute Jim Newton's excellent column on the difficulty of finding a 33rd District candidate to fill Democrat Henry Waxman's political shoes now that he's retiring. ("Can anyone fill Henry Waxman's shoes?," Opinion, May 11)...
| May 30, 2014
| 7:50 PM
North Korea said Saturday it has sentenced a South Korean Baptist missionary to hard labor for life on charges that he spied and tried to set up underground churches, the latest in a string of missionaries to run into trouble in the rigidly controlled...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:22 AM
A group of Bethlehem high school students will be learning about the Vietnam War at the Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum today thanks to the efforts of two local veterans. The 40 students from Liberty High School will be seeing “The Vietnam War: A...
| May 27, 2014
| 5:43 PM
In honor of the sacrifices made by Purple Heart recipients, village officials declared Tinley Park a "Purple Heart Village" during a ceremony at the May 20 board meeting.
The resolution was introduced by Trustee Dave Seaman and it passed unanimously....
| Mar 17, 2014
| 3:56 AM
When Kyle Eastwood was growing up in the San Francisco Bay area during the 1970s, a special father-son tradition was the annual outing to see some of the old man’s favorite players, none of them named Mays, McCovey or Montefusco.
Instead there was...
| May 23, 2014
| 9:04 AM
"Scientia potentia est," wrote Thomas Hobbes. "Knowledge is power."
Turns out, it's not that powerful if you're aiming for success, health or happiness.
In "Kidding Ourselves: The Hidden Power of Self-Deception," Joseph T. Hallinan, Pulitzer Prize-...