| Mar 31, 2012
| 12:33 AM
HEBER — The one word Adriana Lambert uses to describe how she felt while playing the last game, the deciding game for the Heber Chess Club last week: nervous.
Not only was she playing another student who had beat almost all her other teammates, but...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 5:46 PM
Christmas at Farmers Market
Christmas events at City Farmers Market. Santa will visit today from 9 to 11 a.m. Gifts For You Giveaway begins at 8 a.m. and takes place every half hour until 2 p.m. City Farmers Market, 25 W. Church St., Hagerstown. Call...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 5:54 PM
Tis the season to be "brutal!"
Look what happened at the Mall of America in Minnesota. This...after someone may have fired some shots.
| Jan 2, 2012
| 1:05 AM
MINNEAPOLIS - Well, it's over. Done. Finished.
That has to count for something, right?
So if you have any of those plastic New Year's horns left lying around, feel free to deliver one final full-lunged Viking toot.
Consider it a tension breaker....
| Apr 6, 2012
| 4:25 AM
We haven't even made it to our final destination yet and wow, what a trip.
My photographer, Albert Lutan, has traveled the world, but I'm the kid who just got his first passport for this trip. And until Monday the only time I had left the country was...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Princess Diana's 1981 royal wedding gown arrives next week in advance of an exhibit celebrating her life at the Mall of America.
The wedding dress is scheduled to be uncrated on Wednesday. The multi-layered gown features more than 10,000 tiny mother-of-...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 9:19 AM
CHICAGO - I grew up in Chicago and still go there often. But since I'm visiting my family, I rarely stay in hotels.
Friends post on Facebook about their weekends at the historic Burnham or the boutique James, the bargain Days Inn or the glitzy Wit; it...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 12:03 PM
LAS VEGAS — Deciding where to dine in Las Vegas is a little like determining where to gamble. Or shop, for that matter. The choices are seemingly limitless.
Ten years ago, when an influx of culinary talent first revved up tourists' appetites, the...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson needs a hero. Actually, he needs a roster of people who think they can be heroes for his upcoming TNT reality competition series "The Hero."
Casting producers for Electus and 5x5 Media are coming to Chicago Oct. 20 to interview...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 5:43 AM
Amazing what success can do for a team's confidence.
Consider this scenario from midway through the fourth quarter of the Vikings' 30-7 victory Sunday at Mall of America Field: They led Tennessee by 16 points and seemed content with pocketing their third...
| May 6, 2012
| 1:05 AM
MINNEAPOLIS - Gov. Mark Dayton and Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen are among those rallying residents ahead of a Minnesota House vote on a new stadium agreement.
A Minneapolis Star Tribune report said hundreds showed up at a Mall of...