| Jan 18, 2012
| 6:54 PM
The recipe for Subaru's compact Impreza is getting a rewrite for 2012.
Previously, it was like a bag of trail mix that skimped on the M&Ms. The Impreza was a hearty, go-anywhere offering that was long on nutrition but short on a key ingredient to sweeten...
| Jan 20, 2012
Canadian skier Sarah Burke, a leading pioneer of the freestyle halfpipe and the best-known athlete in her sport, died Thursday, nine days after crashing at the bottom of the superpipe during a training run in Utah. She was 29.
Burke, who was a driving...
| Jan 22, 2012
If you go
Holland America Line's 15 ships sail all over the world, though they make transatlantic crossings only in fall and spring when repositioning vessels. On this voyage, we paid $3,430 for an outside cabin for two. (877) 932-4259, http://www....
| Jan 30, 2012
The salad chefs I know fall into two camps: Some serve pre-washed bagged leafy greens straight from the bag. The others insist on washing them first, even though the bag label promises that the contents are "triple-washed."
Over the years, I've ignored...
| Feb 8, 2012
Robert A. Citron, an aerospace engineer and intrepid entrepreneur, whose boyhood fantasy of traveling beyond Earth inspired pioneering ventures to commercialize space, died Jan. 31 at his home in Bellevue, Wash. He was 79.
The cause was complications...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Karl Rove claims Clint Eastwood’s Super Bowl ad for Chrysler was a devious pitch to promote the Obama reelection campaign.
Apparently the bulb-headed Pillsbury Doughboy of the political right thinks he’s man enough to pick a fight with...
| Jan 17, 2012
Let's face it, Mitt Romney seems more than a little opaque. On the one hand he's über-rich, incredibly smart and nakedly ambitious; on the other he seems somehow robotic, shut-down and so happy to embrace the pragmatic option that the core of his...
| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:32 AM
Well this is it, folks. It's a new year, and now it's almost time for the most important trade event in the auto industry: the 2012 Detroit auto show. Now that we're so close to the show, we have a......
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Most automakers reported positive sales results for the 2011 calendar year yesterday. Reports have the total number hovering around 13 million new cars sold. Optimism abounds for 2012. GM remained the top automaker in U.S. sales, seeing sales grow 13.7%.....
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Tomorrow is the last day for Evanston vehicle owners to obtain a vehicle sticker without being penalized. A 50-percent penalty will be assessed to all …...