| Mar 31, 2012
| 3:04 PM
Bruce Weber has agreed to a 5-year contract with Kansas State to be the new men's basketball coach.
Weber will be paid $1.5 million dollars in 2012-13 and will receive a $100,000 base salary increase each year remaining on the contract. In the final year...
| Apr 4, 2012
At night with all but a full moon overhead, the Parthenon is lit and golden, almost a place of dreams as it sits there on that high rock over the city.
And so, on my first night here, on the rooftop restaurant of the Hotel Grand Bretagne, looking at...
| Jan 2, 2012
U.S. release: Dec. 16
Ethan Longstreet (Eliot Berger), age 11, has formed a gang at his Brooklyn school but has excluded classmate Zachary Cowan (Elvis Polanski), also age 11. When Zachary confronts him, Ethan...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 3:52 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Growing tension among defiant House Democrats facing stiff fines and sparse resources threatens to disrupt a no-show effort aimed at blocking a bill that would make Indiana the first state in more than a decade to enact right-to-...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:00 PM
The second day of the 2012 General Assembly resembled Day 1 with House Republicans ready to work but Indiana democrats remaining secluded in caucus down the hall.
Four times in two days House Speaker Brian Bosma has attempted to find a quorum in the...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 7:43 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Growing tension among defiant House Democrats facing stiff fines and sparse resources threatens to disrupt a no-show effort aimed at blocking a bill that would make Indiana the first state in more than a decade to enact right-to-work...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 6:07 AM
The University of Illinois president's former chief of staff on Friday denied sending two controversial anonymous emails, even through a report issued just minutes earlier determined they came from her laptop, while it was in her possession.
| Apr 6, 2012
| 7:51 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The live-in boyfriend of a western Ohio woman whose dismembered remains were found in her bathtub has been indicted on aggravated murder and other charges.
The Champaign County grand jury indicted 25-year-old Matthew Puccio...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 11:26 AM
People who exercise a lot may be more prone to drug addiction. That's the finding of a new study out of the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.
Regular runners on the Trinity Trail in Fort Worth know, exercise can be addictive.
"You wanna feel...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Politicians exerted their influence at the University of Illinois to boost admissions prospects for the relatives of lobbyists, fundraisers, a union leader and other connected applicants, a Tribune investigation has found.
The first broad analysis of who...
| Feb 4, 2012
Patricia A. Disney
Philanthropist, ex-wife of Walt Disney's nephew Roy
Patricia A. Disney, 77, who grew up as a neighbor of Roy E. Disney in Toluca Lake and was married to him for more than 50 years, died Friday of Alzheimer's disease, her family...