Howard Johnson’s restaurants — the once-ubiquitous orange-roofed eateries that nourished baby boomers before the rise of burgers and burritos — have almost disappeared.
More visitors to Yahoo, NBC and other top Internet sites are getting their news from mobile devices than from desktop computers, according to “State of the News Media 2015.”
When he stood on his toes, leaned his head back and began to incoherently shout “Louie Louie” into a microphone 52 years ago, Jack Ely had no idea he was creating a rock ‘n’ roll classic.
The movie starring Vin Diesel pulled in 450 million yuan ($74 million) in its second full week, ending Sunday, bringing its total box office takings to 2.02 billion yuan ($332 million), according to the official Xinhua News Agency.
The Grammy winner has been hospitalized since March 31 for undisclosed reasons.
The rap mogul announced plans Wednesday to unearth songs he hasn’t performed in a decade — or ever — at a free New York concert titled “Tidal X : Jay Z B-Sides.”
The curfew ended at 5 a.m. with no reports of disturbances in the early morning hours. The morning rush was getting underway with traffic flowing on most streets downtown.
The biggest matter on Wednesday’s agenda is approval of a new two-year state budget.
Authorities say Gregory Konrath, convicted of stalking his ex-wife, is on the run after he removed his tracking device and fled his in-home detention.
In his second rehab start of the summer for the Oakland Athletics’ California League team Parker threw five innings on Tuesday night against Bakersfield, striking out seven.
Coldwater Road is getting looked over to find out what’s the best way to repave a mile-long stretch of it. Plus, Jefferson Boulevard will get improvements.
Former Florida State football coach Bobby Bowden was in the Summit City on Tuesday speaking at the Erin’s House for Grieving Children Common Bond Breakfast.