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Documentary (genre)

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  • Class pet? How about a shark

    Class pet? How about a shark
    Isabel Ortiz-Marquez rattles off facts about shark migratory patterns, mating habits and diet like a biologist at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. But it is the rate at which sharks are being butchered for their fins — three every second, or 100 million...
  • Dream home near Chestertown is a Colonial classic

    Dream home near Chestertown is a Colonial classic
    By all accounts, Frank and Wendy Bunch's farm in Kent County would be an appropriate — and historically correct — setting for any film or documentary on America's Colonial past. One would only need to replace the couple's late-model cars...
  • Your turn: Should the Ravens do 'Hard Knocks' if HBO asks?

    Your turn: Should the Ravens do 'Hard Knocks' if HBO asks?
    It’s starting to look as if the NFL lockout will affect training camps this summer, but that hasn’t stopped speculation about which team will be the focus of HBO’s popular documentary series, “Hard Knocks.” So far, teams...
  • Rivalry revisited in 'McEnroe/Borg'

    The rivalry between Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe ranks among tennis's greatest, and now it's the subject of the HBO Sports documentary "McEnroe/Borg: Fire & Ice," premiering Saturday, June 11. Borg and McEnroe, who between them own 18 Grand Slam titles,...
  • Sammy Ofer dies at 89; Israeli business tycoon

    Sammy Ofer dies at 89; Israeli business tycoon
    Reporting from Jerusalem -- Israeli billionaire Sammy Ofer, whose powerful, family-owned conglomerate is under scrutiny for alleged dealings with Iran, died Friday in Tel Aviv after a long illness. He was 89. Considered Israel's richest man with a family...
  • Battling bullies with kindness

    Battling bullies with kindness
    Lauren Parsekian is on a mission: To help bring awareness to the topic of bullying by offering solutions to schools across the country. Parsekian, 24, and her business partner, Molly Stroud, 23, who she met in college at Pepperdine, have a new documentary...
  • 'Perfect Storm' author visits Newport Beach library

    A best-selling author and journalist who was embedded with troops in Afghanistan for more than a year will give a guest lecture Wednesday evening at the Newport Beach Central Library. The Newport Beach Public Library Foundation is hosting a special...
  • Robert Lawrenson: 'Sanctuary' man of action Declan Macrae

    Robert Lawrenson: 'Sanctuary' man of action Declan Macrae
    Robert Lawrenson was supposed to be in just one episode of "Sanctuary," then director/producer Martin Wood learned he could ride a motorcycle. "Halfway through I think my first day Martin said to me, 'Do you ride a motorbike?'" said Lawrenson, who...
  • PASSINGS: John R. Alison, Genaro 'Chicanito' Hernandez, Stephen E. Fleischman

    PASSINGS: John R. Alison, Genaro 'Chicanito' Hernandez, Stephen E. Fleischman
    John R. Alison Decorated WWII ace fighter pilot John R. Alison, 98, a World War II fighter pilot who helped lead a daring and unprecedented Allied air invasion of Burma, died of natural causes Monday at his home in Washington, D.C., his family said....
  • Marcellus shale: What took millions of years to create merits a few years of study

    Marcellus shale: What took millions of years to create merits a few years of study
    The reaction from the petroleum industry to the notion that Maryland ought to look before it leaps into natural gas drilling was swift and predictable: Maryland is in danger of falling behind the pace set by other states in tapping the lucrative Marcellus...
  • Boi's Town: Big Boi Breezes Through Chicago

    Boi's Town: Big Boi Breezes Through Chicago
    Chicago, prepare for a new version of Boi's Town. Big Boi-- one half of OutKast and one of the best rappers to come out of the South (or anywhere, for that matter)-- dropped through the Windy City for a Crown Royal Black event undisclosed to the...