| Feb 15, 2011
| 6:28 PM
The father who took an Indianapolis infant out of state was behind bars Tuesday but not for taking the child.
Investigators said the father didn't do anything wrong by taking Jacob Young out of state and away from his mother. Maurice Young was instead...
| Sep 29, 2010
Sacramento offers one of the better commutes in the country, says a new study with a long name.
The study is called "Driven Apart: How sprawl is lengthening our commutes and why misleading mobility measures are making things worse." It looked at the 51...
| Oct 6, 2010
| 2:23 PM
Even though its executive producer, Denise Cramsey, used to work on "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition," it's not accurate to call her new NBC show "Extreme Makeover: School Edition."
"We are not knocking down and rebuilding, no," says Cramsey.
| Oct 7, 2010
| 5:31 PM
A group of musicians and life-long friends from Laguna Beach are coming together to support the arts, and fellow artists, in a special debut "Dirty Circus" performance at the Dirty Bird on Monday.
Hosted by local singer-songwriter Brian Roark, the show...
| Dec 27, 2010
| 8:33 PM
ORANGE — I've always found the viola to be the most mysterious and misunderstood member of the orchestra. It doesn't have front-and-center showboat status of the violin. Or the slippery slope of sound from a sliding trombone. Or the lyricism of a...
| Dec 29, 2010
| 1:47 PM
While I admit I'm not the kind of person who orders-in food, I find the results of a recent survey on the subject a little hard to swallow.
Before you peek at the list below, try taking a wild guess on Chicago's most "ordered-in" food. Did you guess...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 3:57 PM
Two years after C. William Struever's real estate empire collapsed and the once-ubiquitous developer dropped off Baltimore's radar, the urban visionary has reappeared as a managing director of a new company, working on the same kinds of projects that...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 1:52 PM
Superintendent of Police Ronal W. Serpas has announced a new NOPD program called “El Protector. El Protector is an outreach program that originated in California Highway Patrol to reach Spanish-speaking populations to advance traffic safety. Given...
| Jul 23, 2011
It looks a little bit like a body board, and it does ride the waves — sound waves, that is. Meet the harpejji, a fretted string instrument invented and built in the Baltimore area.
Coldplay bought one. A.R. Rahman, who composed the score to...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 6:52 PM
Six parrots taken from what was described as a "deplorable" breeding mill in Tennessee found shelter in Maryland over the weekend, rescued by animal-welfare groups and destined for new homes.
"They're a little emaciated, I would say," said Christi Zotto,...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 3:24 PM
Even before his senior year of high school began, Mason Graham knew that he wanted to play football at Navy. But Jabaree Tuani, Graham's teammate at Brentwood Academy outside Nashville, Tenn., wasn't sold on making the same military commitment. As much as...