| Jan 5, 2011
| 8:26 PM
As far as I can remember, the word super never became a prefix for the benign designation of lobbyist until Jack Abramoff, a former B-movie producer, took over K street in the 1990s. A well-built, larger-than-life figure who famously donned Mafioso trench...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 8:15 PM
The common misconception is that FAU’s new Living Room Theaters complex is so named because the experience of seeing a movie in it simulates living-room comfort. And indeed it does. The reclining leather chairs are oversize and welcoming; unlike...
| Dec 13, 2010
| 8:19 PM
Like everybody else right now, I could write a top 10 list of the best films of 2010, and if I did, it would be filled with a bunch of pretentious art-house films nobody saw, ’cause that’s how I roll. But for this feature, I’d much...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 1:13 PM
Rabbi David Spey
Title: Spiritual leader, Temple Bat Yam, Fort Lauderdale, since July.
Other job experience: Former construction assistant for a hospital; former medical research assistant at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx.
| Apr 19, 2011
| 2:56 PM
You can visit Everglades National park for free, learn about our dwindling bee populations or attend an environmental fair, as Earth Day is celebrated over the next few days.
Since the first Earth Day in 1970, the official holiday has been April 22. But...
| Nov 18, 2012
Richard Robbins, the composer who created memorable scores for such films as "A Room With a View," "Howards End" and "The Remains of the Day" during a quarter-century collaboration with director James Ivory and producer Ismail Merchant, has died. He was...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 7:47 AM
What's it like to live in a far-off place most of us see only on a vacation? Foreign Correspondence is an interview with someone who lives in a spot you may want to visit.
Florian Schulz, 36, is from an area near the Alps in southern Germany, but his...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:12 PM
Shannon Lee, the only surviving child of Bruce Lee, grew up in Hong Kong and Los Angeles. Her father, a big-screen martial-arts legend, would have been 71 this year. His daughter heads his corporate legacy as CEO of Bruce Lee Enterprises and president...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 3:20 PM
Raised in Houston and now living in Los Angeles, actress Erica Dasher is the star of ABC Family's new series "Jane by Design." A graduate of the University of Southern California, Dasher also is the producer of the upcoming documentary "Speak Easy." Of...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 12:50 PM
This weekend, while drivers wheel around the Inner Harbor for the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix, moviegoers a few blocks from downtown will be watching the story of a brave, imaginative man who was the Muhammad Ali or Michael Jordan of auto racing....
| Sep 29, 2011
| 9:11 AM
The journey to find Walter Payton begins here.
On a couch.
By a pond.
In the dark.
It's a hot summer evening in Petal, Miss., a town I've never heard of. Sitting across from me is an old man, unruly grayish hair covering his head, his belly hanging...