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Monday, September 14, 2015
In 1964, Frank D. Gilroy's The Subject Was Roses opened on Broadway. The play landed Gilroy theater's triple crown: a Pulitzer Prize, a Tony Award and a Drama Critics' Circle Award.
Gilroy died on Saturday at age 89. In a statement, his family cited natural causes.
The Subject Was Roses, ...
Monday, May 25, 2015
Juan Pablo Montoya came from last place to win the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday.
It was his second victory at the Brickyard — the first was 15 years ago.
Montoya started 15th and drove from the back of the field. ...
Friday, March 13, 2015
Editor's note: A version of this story was published in March 2011.
Get ready to roll out some dough, because it's almost Pi Day.
What's that, you ask? Think back to geometry class. Pi represents the ratio of a circle's circumference (the distance around the circle) to its diameter (the ...
Friday, March 06, 2015
A homeless man shot and killed in a confrontation with police has been identified by the Los Angeles County coroner's office as 43-year-old Charley Leundeu Keunang. Relatives confirmed his identity. He is believed to originally be from Cameroon.
Keunang was shot and killed by LAPD officers Sunday on skid ...
Monday, March 02, 2015
Thursday, February 05, 2015
The country's second-biggest health insurer says cyber attackers infiltrated one of its IT systems and obtained personal information about current and former customers as well as employees covered by the insurer.
"The information accessed includes names, birthdays, social security numbers, street addresses, email addresses and employment information, including income data," ...
Friday, January 30, 2015
The obituary in The Los Angeles Times describes Rod McKuen as "prolific" and that may well be an understatement considering the many compositions he churned out.
McKuen is credited with more than 200 albums and more than 30 collections of poetry.
His work included the Academy Award-nominated song "Jean" ...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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A construction worker was killed and the driver of a semi-tractor trailer was injured when a section of overpass collapsed on southbound Interstate 75, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer.
The newspaper reports that the Cincinnati office of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration ...
Monday, January 19, 2015
An unidentified person or persons fired multiple gunshots from a vehicle near Vice President Joe Biden's home in Wilmington, Del., according to the U.S. Secret Service.
Residents in the area heard the shots and saw the vehicle speed away, according to Reuters.
The home is several hundred yards from ...
Wednesday, January 07, 2015
The El Paso Veterans Affairs Health Care System clinic will be closed on Wednesday as authorities investigate Tuesday's deadly shooting.
An unidentified gunman opened fire at the clinic. Two people are dead, including the suspect.
The incident was confirmed by Fort Bliss commanding general Maj. Gen. Stephen M. Twitty....
Tuesday, January 06, 2015
When Bess Myerson borrowed a bathing suit in 1945 to compete in the Miss New York City competition, she could not have known the wild wave she would ride during her life in the public eye.
Before Myerson competed in Atlantic City, N.J., for the title of Miss America, ...
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Veronica J. Rutledge, 29, of Blackfoot, Idaho, had a permit to carry a concealed weapon.
She had that gun with her when she took her son and three other children shopping at Wal-Mart in Hayden.
They were in the Idaho town about 40 miles northeast of Spokane, Wash., to visit ...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Friday, December 26, 2014
In January 2013, Dr. Stacey Addison of Portland, Ore., embarked on a trip around the world. Her starting point was Antarctica.
Addison, a veterinarian, had made all the necessary plans and had sold her house so she would have enough money for the trip.
In September of 2014, she shared ...
Thursday, December 25, 2014
Authorities in New York City are monitoring threats made against police since two officers were fatally shot on Saturday, and are upping security at some stationhouses.
The gunman, Ismaaiyl Brinsley, 28, shot and killed Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos in their patrol car before committing suicide. He had posted ...
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
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Monday, November 10, 2014
It's generally a good idea to have the number of the poison control center handy. That's an even better plan if you have laundry detergent and small children at home.
For decades, poison centers received many calls each year about children swallowing laundry detergent or getting it in their eyes. ...