| Jun 13, 2011
| 9:29 AM
Bloomington police are attempting to enhance surveillance video of a vehicle seen in the vicinity when IU coed Lauren Spierer disappeared June 3rd. The vehicle was seen multiple times in the vicinity of 11th and Morton Streets, as well as 10th and College...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 8:00 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A 24-year-old Nigerian man who was arrested after he boarded a Los Angeles-bound flight using an expired boarding pass has been charged Friday by a federal grand jury.
Olajide Oluwaseun Noibi, 24, was charged with one felony count...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 8:57 PM
The mountain lion killed by a car in Milford in June probably traveled 1,500 miles from its birthplace in the Black Hills of South Dakota before dying on the Wilbur Cross Parkway in Connecticut, the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection....
| Aug 31, 2011
| 1:43 PM
Doug Wood still has them today. He calls them his 9/11 shoes.
On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, he flew to New York for a business meeting and took a cab to lower Manhattan.
“While we were coming in, the cab driver had his radio on,” Wood...
| Jan 28, 2011
Conceptual artist and sculptor
Dennis Oppenheim, 72, a pioneering conceptual artist and sculptor who also made his mark on the earthworks and body art movements, died Jan. 21 of liver cancer at a New York hospital.
Beginning in the...
| Apr 18, 2011
Bijan Pakzad, an Iranian American designer of jewelry, fragrances and luxury menswear who ran a Beverly Hills boutique and was renowned as clothier to some of the world's most powerful men, died Saturday morning at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los...
| Jul 28, 2011
Polly Platt, the Oscar-nominated production designer of such films as "The Last Picture Show" and "Terms of Endearment" and producer of "Broadcast News" and "Say Anything," has died. She was 72.
Platt died Wednesday of Lou Gehrig's disease at her home in...
| Aug 24, 2011
Jimmy Kimmel's uncle and comic foil
Frank Potenza, 77, a former New York City police officer who turned to comedy as "Uncle Frank" on his nephew Jimmy Kimmel's late-night talk show, died Tuesday.
In a statement, ABC's"Jimmy Kimmel Live!"...
| Sep 2, 2011
Lyricist and songwriter
George Green, 59, who wrote lyrics for some of John Mellencamp's biggest hits, as well as songs for Barbra Streisand and others, died Sunday in Albuquerque of a rapid-forming lung cancer, his wife, Kathryn, told...
| Apr 5, 2011
After seven Afghanistan embeds, a romantic overture from the president of Pakistan and the oddly liberating experience of sporting her first burqa, Kim Barker knew she had a book to write.
"The Taliban Shuffle" (Doubleday, $25.95) is part war memoir,...
| Feb 6, 2011
As a leading contemporary ceramic artist, Elsa Rady created elegantly simple porcelain vessels and often controlled how they were presented by bolting the refined pieces into place.
"She really forged her own path and became a force," said Jo Lauria,...