| Mar 5, 2015
| 8:38 AM
TOKIO - Esponjosas, coloridas y "kawaii" (lindas), las mascotas niponas son un auténtico fenómeno de masas en Japón. Entre ellas destaca Funassyi, una alocada pera que está causando sensación por su carácter gamberro y frenética actividad.
| Mar 2, 2015
| 6:13 PM
While any changes to the Indiana Dunes are generally left to Mother Nature, the State Park Beach Pavilion is another story.
A complete demolition of the building's interior began Feb. 19. The exterior of the building will remain unchanged, but the first...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 4:23 PM
Jim Ochse says this is the last time he's going to do it.
The two-time winner of the Empire State Building Run-Up is calling it quits in what amounts to one of the most extreme stair-climber challenges in the world.
The Allentown resident won the...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 11:22 AM
District 11's four representatives in the PIAA dual-meet wrestling tournament — Bethlehem Catholic and Parkland (3A Northern Lehigh and Saucon Valley (2A) are all in action today on the first day of the tournament at Hershey's Giant Center. …...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 4:00 PM
Turning the tables to switch the gender in pictures of men and women is a fairly simplistic strategy for an artist. For her second solo exhibition at Charlie James Gallery, Berlin-based Daniela Comani manages to make it work in surprisingly effective...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 7:09 AM
New York City has the Empire State Building, Paris the Eiffel Tower, and Chicago the Sears Tower. Hartford's landmark, the Aetna sign, is a bit more diminutive, but it still inspires the same sense of loyalty and familiarity.
It's almost as if it...
| Jan 24, 2015
Bristol and Plainville share a common heritage in that they both were once part of the 225-square-mile English settlement of Farmington that took shape in 1640 in a deal between a group of English Puritans and the local Tunxis tribe.
| Dec 9, 2014
| 9:54 AM
Amid pouring rain, Prince William and his wife, Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, visited the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in lower Manhattan on Tuesday morning. The stop was part of the royal couple's brief but highly anticipated New York...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Last week, I traveled to New York with Tribune architecture critic Blair Kamin to photograph his review of the new One World Trade Center building in Lower Manhattan. The trip took me around the building from near and far and all the way to the top...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Former CBS and Leo Burnett Worldwide exec Bob Mauro has been named president of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, the New York-based org that administers Emmy awards that fall outside the primetime scope of the West Coast-based...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:00 AM
For months, Islamic State militants have engaged in a high-stakes game of deadly extortion, threatening to behead American captives they are holding in the Middle East unless their demands are met, including an end to U.S. airstrikes targeting their...