| Feb 26, 2014
| 3:00 AM
CAMDEN, N.J. — Ice and mud surrounded the water tower in a rough neighborhood in this roughest of cities. Graffiti on the tower and on boarded-up windows of nearby houses spoke of despair: "Stop the Violence." "Stop Hating." "Keep Camden Clean."...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Shirley Palley, of Irvine, California, passed away peacefully in the loving presence of her family after a brief illness on
February 23, 2014. Shirley was born in Philadelphia on March 9, 1928 and grew up in Atlantic City, New Jersey. She graduated from...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:09 PM
How drunk is too drunk to gamble?
A Southern California man has sued a Las Vegas casino after he lost $500,000 on blackjack and pai gow over Super Bowl weekend, contending he shouldn't be responsible for his losses because he was blackout drunk.
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Pnina Wilkins, an interior designer and past president of Hadassah, died Feb. 22 of heart failure at Seasons Hospice in Randallstown. She was 90.
The daughter of Benjamin Laikin, a wiping cloths manufacturer, and Anna Golomb Laikin, a homemaker, Pnina...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Folks over at Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach are having a metallic Monday. A pair of shows announced today both feature two legendarily loud acts. Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden will blast Aug. 5 while Kiss and Def Leppard will strut...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Sixteen teenagers being sold as prostitutes--some reported missing by their families--were rescued by authorities in the lead-up to Super Bowl XLVIII in New Jersey, the FBI announced Tuesday.
Police from cities including Yonkers in New York and...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 6:10 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — As Ravens running back Ray Rice continues to deal with the legal fallout from his arrest at an Atlantic City, N.J., casino, his job apparently remains secure.
Ravens coach John Harbaugh said Friday at the NFL scouting combine that...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Near the intersection of Pico Boulevard and La Brea Avenue is a hodgepodge of Los Angeles culture, shared by Lucy's Mexican drive-in restaurant, Roscoe's House of Chicken and Waffles and an Asian nail salon.
It's now also home to a media upstart with...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 11:12 AM
John Legend, the nine-time Grammy winner and piano-playing pal of Kanye West, will perform at The Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News on June 7, concert promoters announced today. Tickets go on sale to the general public 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 3....
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Complain all you want about the airlines but at least the fares are not on the rise.
When adjusted for inflation, domestic airfares dropped 3.6% in the April-through-June period, compared with the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 10:20 AM
A New Jersey judge ruled in favor of an Atlantic City, N.J., casino saying its weight limits for cocktail servers were reasonable.
Twenty-two cocktail servers, known as "Borgata babes," sued their employer, Borgata Hotel and Casino, alleging weight...