| Aug 30, 2012
| 11:24 AM
The state of Indiana will get about $4.5 million as part of a national pharmaceutical settlement involving 35 states and the District of Columbia.
The money is Indiana’s share in the $181 million settlement over Janssen Pharmaceutical’s drug,...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 2:02 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — The combative and blunt-speaking John Sununu woke up Illinois’ GOP delegation on the final day of the Republican National Convention by tossing some major broadsides at President Barack Obama, even suggesting convicted influence-...
| Aug 31, 2012
— The combative and blunt-speaking John Sununu woke up Illinois' GOP delegation on the final day of the Republican National Convention by tossing some major broadsides at President Barack Obama, even suggesting that convicted influence-peddler...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 9:41 AM
The 2012-13 UConn men's basketball schedule listing date, opponent, site, time and TV. Starting times and TV are to be announced for some games:
1 -- Americna International*, Gampel Pavilion, time TBA
4 -- UMass-Lowell*, XL Center, time TBA
| Nov 2, 2011
| 12:03 PM
The announcement Wednesday of the date of New Hampshire's presidential primary largely cements the election calendar for 2012, which will see fewer contests in the early stages than in the frontloaded 2008 race.
The first five Republican contests are...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 1:25 PM
Mitt Romney on Wednesday defended his new campaign ad that takes President Obama's words out of context, saying there was "no hidden effort" to mislead voters.
The Romney campaign ad, which began airing in New Hampshire on Tuesday, uses footage from an...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 12:58 PM
In his first television ad of the presidential campaign, Mitt Romney intended to use President Obama's words during the 2008 presidential race against him (see below). But Democrats are calling the spot a "deceitful and dishonest attack" because it...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 11:35 PM
Round 2: The coldest weather in two years.
After getting hit with its third-biggest snowstorm on record, the Chicago area is now under a wind chill advisory. Temperatures are expected to drop to 11-15 degrees below zero Wednesday night, with wind chills...
| May 29, 2011
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Few events are more intrinsically ridiculous than the sequined spectacle of surgically enhanced females fake-baked to perfection and trotted on stage to one-up one another...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Life insurance giant MetLife Inc. will shell out nearly $500 million to settle a multi-state probe into its alleged failure to pay death benefits to beneficiaries.
The company said it will pay out about $438 million over the next 17 years, with $188...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 7:59 PM
HAWAII -- Several same-sex couples came together in the first minutes of New Year's Day in Honolulu to become the first in the state's history to enter into civil unions.
"We really don't want to wait any longer because we have been together for 33 years...