| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Land developers for the iconic Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colo. (famous as the inspiration for the hotel in Stephen King's The Shining) announced recently that they need more space and thus will dig up and move the hotel's 12-gravesite pet cemetery. Neighbors told the Fort Collins Coloradoan in September that they feared the construction noise, but somehow ignored the potential release of departed spirits (though an “Animal Planet” “dog psychic” who lives in Estes Park seemed to volunteer her services to calm the pets' souls).
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Thursday, Dec. 19
Bulls Prep at Rauner, TBA
Chicago Vocational at Harlan, 5
Geneva at Streamwood, 7:15
Hancock at Little Village, 4:30
Larkin at Elgin, 7:15
Morgan Park at Simeon, 4:30
North Shore at Chicagoland Jewish, 6:30
| Dec 14, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Audrey Totter, a steely blonde actress known for her leading roles in some film noir's most prominent titles, including "Lady in the Lake," "The Set-Up," died Thursday. She was 94. Totter, who was living in the Motion Picture and Television Home in recent...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 8:03 PM
Audrey Totter, 95, a blond leading lady of 1940s film noir who starred as a tough-talking dame in "Lady in the Lake," "The Set-Up" and "High Wall," died Thursday at West Hills Hospital, said her daughter, Mea Lane. Totter, a Woodland Hills resident, had a...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Dec 12 (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp said operations were normal at its
238,600-barrel-per-day Joliet refinery in Channahon, Illinois, on Thursday.
The company had earlier reported a pressure safety valve failure at the refinery, according
to a filing...