| Jun 30, 2013
| 12:16 PM
HOT SPRINGS, S.D. (AP) — A 22-year-old Mitchell woman has been named Miss South Dakota 2013.
Tessa Dee was crowned Miss South Dakota on Saturday night in Hot Springs. Dee, who performed a gymnastics routine for her talent, is a graduate of the...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Four women were arrested and charged with prostitution this week after Howard County detectives responded to online ads and posed as potential customers or "johns," according a Howard County Police news release.
Police said detectives used the website...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Quick, name two things that Atlantic City, N.J., Detroit, Mich., and Youngstown, Ohio have in common. OK, time's up.
First, each appears on a Forbes.com list of "America's Most Miserable Cities."
And the second? The per capita income in each is higher...
| May 30, 2013
| 1:40 PM
In the late-1960s, The Unifics scored a string of soul hits including "Court of Love" and "The Beginning of My End." After many years away, the band was relaunched in 2004 by original members Al Johnson and Tom Fauntleroy.
Johnson, a Newport News...
| May 31, 2013
| 1:49 AM
Moving the Exxxotica trade show, with its bevy of porn stars, sex toys and nightclub afterparties, from South Beach to Fort Lauderdale may seem counterintuitive. But take it from an old hand at porn and Fort Lauderdale: It's nothing to be afraid of....
| Apr 19, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Pontiac was busy building excitement in 1966 and Leo Cummings wanted to be a part of it. He had his eye on a Catalina convertible, but such a dazzling car did not mesh well with the young man's family situation of a wife and two children. Consequently,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:59 PM
Sam Most, a pioneering jazz flutist who performed with a stylistically diverse range of artists, including Tommy Dorsey, Donald Byrd, Herbie Mann and Charles Mingus, died Thursday at the Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Woodland Hills. He was 82....
| Jun 6, 2013
| 9:10 AM
A gentle, honest and shrewdly realized film such as "Tiger Eyes," based on the 1981 Judy Blume novel, shouldn't have to fight for a moviegoer's attention or an exhibitor's screens (it opens at a single Chicago-area theater this weekend). But it's worth...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Anna Madeline Cronise Knox, 97, died Friday, March 29, 2013, at Broadmore Assisted Living in Hagerstown, Md.
Born Nov. 30, 1915, on a farm near Uniontown in Carroll County, Md., Madeline was the second of four children, and the only daughter of Paul...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Dr. Martin Helrich, a pioneering anesthesiologist who had headed the department of anesthesiology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, died Sunday of complications from heart disease at his Pikesville home.
He was 91.
"Martin was so...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Connecticut was finally swept into the Northeast's whirlwind of gambling expansion with the introduction of keno to its lottery portfolio to produce revenue for the next budget. It's tapping a market that has proved very profitable for Massachusetts but...