| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:18 PM
Bruce Chen tossed six strong innings, Greg Holland pitched out of a ninth-inning jam, and the Kansas City Royals held on to beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 on Tuesday night.
The loss snapped the Orioles' season-best, five-game winning streak.
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Suspected Nazi war criminal
Laszlo Csatary, 98, a Hungarian war crimes suspect who allegedly brutalized and deported thousands of Jewish prisoners to the infamous Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz during World War II, died of...
| Jul 24, 2013
A friend recently told me about a pet detective. Her name is Annalisa Berns. She resides in San Bernardino County. She has an office in Clairemont, as well as a team of handlers in Ohio and Florida. There are only about 12 people across the entire country...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:32 AM
What does a great city-sponsored music festival look like?
A superb example comes in the form of the 15th annual World Music Festival Chicago, which since its inception has offered a combination of outdoor events downtown and indoor performances in some...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:25 AM
50 Years Ago
Howard stars lineup
"Former Lions try out for Green Terrors"
"Three Howard High graduates have reported for practice with the Green Terrors of Western Maryland College. Bob Waldorf, Director of Athletics at Western Maryland says...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Stagg students, faculty and staff took Friday off to celebrate the school's 50th anniversary and homecoming with a parade starting in Hickory Hills and ending at the football field in Palos Hills.
Over 900 participants marched down Roberts Road behind...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 6:52 AM
The Civil War experience has been preserved over the past 150 years through a variety of media: books, newspaper accounts, films, drawings, paintings, diaries, artifacts and ... quilts.
The quilting form will be discussed and displayed Sunday at the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Ozra, a promising new Persian-Mediterranean restaurant, opened quietly in Little Italy back in early July. It's co-owned by Reza Holland and Mahrdad "Max" Tabasi, who have invested a lot of time, thought and, from the looks of things, money in their...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:21 PM
With the recent statement by Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. that the federal government will not prosecute people for marijuana offenses as long as they are acting within the laws of their states, it is simply a question of time before the entire "war...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:40 PM
The most anticipated jazz recordings of the fall season:
Linda Oh: "Sun Pictures" (current). Best known for her work with trumpeter Dave Douglas, bassist Oh conceived her third album as a chronicle of her journeys around the world.
| Sep 3, 2013
| 4:20 PM
BERLIN -- Nearly 70 years after the end of World War II, federal authorities in Germany said Tuesday that they were recommending that charges of accessory to murder be brought against 30 alleged guards at the Auschwitz death camp in Nazi-occupied Poland....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 11:46 AM
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The Angel City Jazz Festival announced the lineup for its sixth annual installment coming this fall, and once again its menu of concerts offers a broad sample from the vanguard of music in 2013....