| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Two San Diego brothers pleaded guilty Monday to defrauding sports fans by persuading them to pay for tickets, hotel accommodations and airline flights for out-of-town events and then failing to provide "nearly all the services."
Anthony Casias and his...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 5:35 AM
As he ends his first year on the job, Baltimore police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts is facing questions about whether he is taking too long to remake the agency and develop a crime-fighting strategy. But others say he is being candid about the city's...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 11:38 AM
NEW YORK -- In this cosmopolitan city it's not unusual to see people sipping wine and listening to a live band as they did Friday night on the waterfront of the East River in Williamsburg.
Less traditional were the brightly colored yurts, African...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Connecticut fast food workers in Hartford, West Haven and Manchester joined in a national strike Thursday seeking "living wages" and union representation.
Employees of McDonalds, Dunkin Donuts, Burger King and other fast food franchises in 60 cities...
| Aug 24, 2013
SATURDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| NASCAR || Sprint Cup Irwin Tools Night Race || 2, 77:30 ||
|| B. baseball || LLWS, int'l final: Mexico vs. Japan || 2, 712:30 ||
|| All-America Game || MLB2:30 ||
|| LLWS, U.S. final: Conn. vs....
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Who drives his own crossover under the sea? If you read that question to the tune of a certain Nickelodeon children's show's theme song, the answer is obvious: SpongeBob SquarePants! This past weekend, Toyota unveiled a one-of-a-kind 2014 Highlander...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Pearl Jam have announced a sprawling North America tour, the band's first U.S. road trip in three years.
Believed to be tied to the group's forthcoming, untitled record, Pearl Jam's fall shows will be broken into two legs, beginning in Pittsburgh Oct. 11...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:05 PM
CHICAGO -- Scott Feldman already has a locker in the visiting clubhouse of U.S. Cellular Field, his new Orioles No. 34 jerseys hanging inside.
He’s currently on his way from Oakland – where the Cubs are playing and Feldman was slated to...
| Jun 26, 2013
"Whenever someone mentions Chicago to me these days, whenever someone just says the word 'Chicago,' literally the first thing I think of are carpet ads," cartoonist Daniel Clowes said this week from his home in Oakland, Calif. "Magikist signs, Mohawk ads....
| Jun 6, 2013
| 3:26 PM
NAME, PREP SCHOOL AND/OR HIGH SCHOOL, COLLEGE
Jamel Artis, Notre Dame Prep (Mass.), PITTSBURGH
Chase Cormier, Fishburne Military / Milford Mill, GRAMBLING STATE
Will Darley, Fishburne Military / Dulaney, UMBC
Rodney Elliott, John Carroll, UMBC...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:24 AM
Pilot C.N. "Jimmie" James climbs into plane for first east-bound transcontinental night airmail flight from Vail Field in Montebello....