| Jan 24, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Former L.A. City Controller Laura Chick endorsed Ron Galperin over City Councilman Dennis Zine in the race for the city’s fiscal watchdog position....
| Jan 13, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Parents-to-be Prince William and Kate Middleton, a.k.a. the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, are seeking a housekeeper for their home in Kensington Palace....
| May 14, 2013
| 6:37 AM
In 2008, Ed DeRosa witnessed the infamy of the Preakness infield — the passed-out partiers, the chucking of full beer cans into crowds and of course, the "Running of the Urinals," where drunken infielders ran down a row of portable toilets. DeRosa,...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 5:49 PM
With the long Fourth of July weekend not even half over, the toll from violence in Chicago stood at 9 dead and at least 36 wounded today, including two little boys, 5 and 7, seriously hurt while at parks with their families.
The victims since Wednesday...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Thomas C. Curtis, a former partner in a Kensington service station and a Howard County cattleman, died Sunday from cancer at his Clarksville farm. He was 86.
The son of a farmer and a homemaker, Thomas Clayton Curtis was born at home in Kensington, where...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:00 PM
The disagreement between Mary Ellen Barbera and Glenn T. Harrell Jr. made it all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, but that didn't stop them from meeting for lunch in Washington after oral arguments in the case.
Barbera and Harrell, both judges on...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 11:56 AM
BROOKLYN, NY (KTLA) -- A former butcher who plead guilty to kidnapping, killing and dismembering an 8-year-old Orthodox Jewish boy was sentenced to 40 years to life in prison on Wednesday.
The 36-year-old Aron admitted killing the child after the boy...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 12:23 PM
When the Washington-area snipers launched their shooting rampage a decade ago, Prince George's County restaurateur Paul LaRuffa suffered the same effects as everyone else: anxiety about leaving the house, fear of pumping gas, worry for loved ones —...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:26 PM
All Saints Lutheran Church book club
We established the book club in February 2004 at our church in Orland Park.
We embrace all readers whether they are members of the congregation or not.
The author we'd most like to meet is Jenna Blum ("Those Who...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 11:18 PM
Executives at multimillion-dollar companies don't typically spend their leisure time enduring mountain blizzards or desert heat. But Bryan Offutt and his team aren't typical executives.
Under Armour's burly director of outdoor marketing spent weeks...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Baltimore’s challenge challenge to the 2010 Census count netted the city a small population bump.
Instead of being home to 620,961 people on April 1, 2010, as the U.S. Census Bureau reported in 2011, Baltimore actually had 621,074 residents...