| Jul 27, 2011
| 6:13 PM
Delegates picked local businessmen Bill Fraser and Brian Sommerfield to fill the two slots available for Petoskey mayoral candidates at an annual city convention Wednesday.
The convention took place at North Central Michigan College's library...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
Clinton seems to be pushing the veep thing on several fronts: Loyalist Lanny Davis (left) -- does he have an existence separate from promoting/defending Bill and Hillary? -- has launched a website called womenforfairpolitics.com that is dedicated to...
| Aug 16, 2008
| 4:24 PM
by Frank James Here's a way of analyzing campaign contributions that makes for sort of a dog-bites-man story--Republican Sen. John McCain has received much more in campaign contributions from professional sports-teams owners and their families than Sen....
| May 14, 2006
The U.S. military is sending troops with serious psychological problems into Iraq and is keeping soldiers in combat even after superiors have been alerted to suicide warnings and other signs of mental illness, a Courant investigation has found.
| May 16, 2006
When Army Sgt. 1st Class Mark C. Warren was diagnosed with depression soon after his deployment to Iraq, a military doctor handed him a supply of the mood-altering drug Effexor.
Marine Pfc. Robert Allen Guy was given Zoloft to relieve the depression he...
| Jul 25, 2008
A new arena is a poor risk for Baltimore if the city is counting on attracting an NHL or NBA franchise, sports business experts say, but some agree with city leaders that a proposed 18,500-seat venue could be profitable without such an anchor tenant....
| Sep 28, 2009
| 1:34 PM
Finally, it is starting to feel like football season! I wore my jacket for the first time this past Friday, and always look forward to crisp, cool air and October high school football.
Some of my best memories watching games at Bengal Memorial Stadium...
| Oct 26, 2009
| 7:51 PM
You just never know what might happen during sectional time in Indiana. (except that it will likely snow during basketball sectionals) When the 2009 football brackets were released, it was easy to look ahead to some intriguing second-round showdowns....
| Jun 25, 2009
The board governing New Orleans' convention center is expecting to lose more money because of a decline in attendance at meetings and conferences this year.
The center's general manager, Bob Johnson, says events are still occurring, but they're down in...
| Jul 1, 2009
Where else but Florida could a place like Jimbo's exist?
It's a Miami bait shack -- emphasis on "shack" -- a few miles from downtown but with an isolated island feel and a diverse mix of customers. Beer is self-serve and the 82-year-old owner watches...