| Jun 23, 2013
| 2:50 AM
A founder of Imani Unidad Inc., Debra Stanley is used to being at the vanguard of change, making sure that people living with HIV/AIDS get treatment.
This is the 10th year for Imani Unidad Inc., an HIV and substance abuse prevention organization, beating...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 2:56 PM
To spend time with the Gallaghers, of Chicago's South Side and Showtime's Sunday night lineup, is to enter a world of unrelenting near chaos. Almost every time the viewer blinks, an eye is blackened or love is made or fraud is committed.
The child abuse...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 9:07 AM
WASHINGTON -- President Obama hasn't even begun his second term, yet already he has been ensnared by scandal.
Republicans have uncovered a shocking level of wrongdoing in the Oval Office, and I'm afraid what they say is true: The president is brazenly...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:17 AM
Justin Townes Earle is stepping outside his home in Nashville, Tenn., to continue our telephone interview, which has been interrupted several times by cell-phone reception problems.
"I have a really old house," says Earle, who will perform Thursday at...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 10:30 AM
| Dec 19, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Memo to the U.S. Senate: A couple of your members have suggested that we need a national commission to study mass shootings in this country. Not necessary. You can find what you need in support of new firearms regulation right here in Baltimore.
| Dec 22, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Here are a few items from Connecticut's annals of guns and mental illness:
—A man who once was arrested for weapon violations was reported to Berlin police in 2004 by his landlord for having allegedly said, "I am going to kill myself and take a...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 7:10 PM
And for Christmas, Marqise Lee gives us his smile.
It’s a breathtaking smile, a constant glow both impish and welcoming, his mouth curling out and eyes lighting up into quite possibly the shiniest holiday ornament on the Los Angeles sports...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 7:13 PM
Every Bears fan remembers when Lovie Smith contacted colorful nickel back D.J. Moore back in September to reprimand Moore for criticizing teammate Jay Cutler after his sideline antics against the Packers.
Yet a call later that month changed Moore's life...
| May 12, 2013
The quintessential drunk with a graying beard drooling in his sleep on a park bench is still out there.
But the face of the homeless in Lake County has taken a dramatic turn. Think: Single dad raising two preschoolers. Or Mom and three kids, ages 7, 6...
| May 3, 2013
| 8:38 PM
The Bears have gone out of their way this offseason to find a reliable left tackle and to stabilize the entire offensive line.
Meanwhile, last year's starting left tackle — J'Marcus Webb — has been spending the offseason trying to find...