| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:38 AM
The two men accused of killing a Cumberland 7-year-old girl and her 21-year-old uncle appeared in court for an initial hearing Thursday morning.
Michael Bell, 22, and Jeremy Priel, 25, were formally charged Wednesday in connection with the murders of...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 7:49 PM
As a general rule, helicopter parents do more harm than good to their children. They hover over every test score, every project, every honors club application.
Kids need to struggle from time to time. They need to experience failure so they can figure...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 3:05 PM
The video game is 40.
Its exact birthday is arguable. Cultural historians likely would date its origins further back, roughly a decade or two; prototypes of arcade games flourished in university computer labs in the 1950s. But “Pong,” the...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Steve Downes leads a double life.
He has killed. Oh, yes. He has crushed and blown stuff up (and been blown up).
You could even say he has conquered worlds. By day he is Steve Downes, classic rock DJ, the soothing sandpaper voice of the highly-rated...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 10:01 AM
Wal-Mart wants you to forget Black Friday this year. Instead, the store is kicking off some of its hottest "Black Friday" deals on Thursday, Thanksgiving Day, beginning at 8 p.m.
The retailer says its best deals will be on electronics, tablets, TVs,...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 9:55 PM
| Jun 5, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Michael Robbins called from the road. He explained he was driving back to Chicago from Mississippi, headed for his new apartment in Andersonville, white-knuckling at the wheel of a U-Haul too big for him, a drumbeat of imminent freeway death pounding in...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Some dads want nothing more onFather's Daythan to be left alone. I'd rather be left alone with my 7-year-old son, fishing on a pier in picturesque South Florida.
The only problem? I've never picked up a fishing pole, unless you count the flimsy sticks at...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 7:43 PM
Carmel Police are warning residents about an increase in burglaries.
According to officials, suspects initially knock on doors to see if homeowners are present. If the homeowners aren't, the suspects then force their way inside.
If homeowners are...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 4:56 PM
Downtown Allentown's retail world has seen some major changes in recent months, with merchants being uprooted to pave the way for the much-ballyhooed minor league hockey arena.
City blocks once home to barbershops, boutiques and a pizzeria have been...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 7:10 PM
Haunting images of silent playgrounds in a new public service ad drive home the point of a disturbing study backed by sports giant NIKE and sports medicine groups.
Their research shows because of inactivity, for the first time in history, this generation...