| Feb 8, 2009
They were bigger and louder than life...Monster trucks crushed and pulverized cars in front of packed crowds at the XL Center today. With names like "Gravedigger" and "Pure Adrenaline"...all ages turned to witness the latest edition of "Monster Jam"...two...
| Feb 18, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - About a quarter of the nation's TV stations cut off their analog signals Tuesday, causing sets to go dark in households that were not prepared for digital television despite two years of warnings about the transition.
| Mar 24, 2010
| 8:20 AM
Locksley is a four-piece pop-rock band formed in Madison, Wisconsin. They are self-released on their own Feature Records label. Their songwriting is heavily influenced by early British Invasion bands with an instrumental style based more on early American...
| Sep 13, 2009
A new billboard on Keystone Avenue near East 52nd Street is getting the attention of believers and non-believers alike.
The Madison, Wisconsin, based group called Freedom From Religion Foundation paid to post the full-color billboard that reads: "Imagine...
| Oct 12, 2009
At the UCLA studio of the American Society of Civil Engineers, undergraduates are engaged in such difficult extracurricular projects as designing and building a 20-foot-long concrete canoe to race against other California college teams.
But the young...
| Jul 15, 2010
After 42 years in windowless weather offices issuing tornado warnings, Tom Skilling set out to chase storms in the Plains and ends up "Chased by Tornadoes!" It happened May 10 in northern Oklahoma near Wakita, ironically near where the movie "Twister" was...
| Jul 12, 2010
Rocklin is among one of the Top 100 places to live, according to CNNmoney.com.
The town ranks 65th because of its extensive recreational programs, many parks and strong school district.
Rocklin's Finn Hall, is a popular reception hall used for many...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 7:16 AM
The Monika Herzig Trio
Monika Herzig and Peter Kienle
A faculty member at Indiana University, Dr. Monika Herzig has also performed at many prestigious jazz clubs and festivals, such as the Indy Jazz...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 11:46 AM
On July 12, Kenneth and Beth Pollard sold their home at 474 McCormick Drive in Lake Forest, Ill., to Mark A. Pasquella. Pasquella bought the home for $2,050,000.
Ken G. Pollard is a managing director at Atlantic Trust's Chicago office. He received his...
| May 2, 2004
This story contains corrected material, published May 9, 2004.
Alabama: Bureau of Tourism and Travel, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, Montgomery, AL 36104; 800-252-2262; www.800alabama.com.
Alaska: Division of Tourism, P.O. Box 110801, Juneau, AK 99811-0801;...
| Jun 29, 2003
Paul Herr is a geologist. That's his passion. Ask this Madison-based man of science about how the Wisconsin Dells came to be the scenic delight it is--all those sandstone towers and cliffs, the dry canyons and curious rocks and the river that gives it all...