| Oct 11, 2012
| 1:16 PM
Separated by about 16 miles of land and water, Hampton University and Norfolk State are linked because of a football game played in 1963 — a Battle of the Bay rivalry that celebrates its 50th year Saturday at Armstrong Stadium.
In that time, a...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Grin and bear it
Los Angeles Times
Give him a pay cut! They did, actually. His contract calls for his salary to drop from $29 million this year to $28 million next year.
The issue is not that Rodriguez cannot play. He batted .272 with...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 7:11 AM
Things can always get worse, can't they?
I used to think reviewing any Baltimore Ravens telecast with Dan Dierdorf and Greg Gumbel in the broadcast booth was about as bad as things could get on my beat.
But Sunday, I found out there was a much lower...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 8:19 PM
WWE has a tendency of tearing down people in front of their hometown crowds.
It's almost as if what started as a bad joke has now become canon and must be incorporated. Need to take someone down a notch? Wait until they're in front of a hometown crowd....
| Jun 5, 2012
| 11:36 AM
As expected, no players from the University of Virginia had to deal with what would've been one of the ultimate athletic emotional swings - getting eliminated from NCAA tournament play late Sunday night, only to be chosen Monday in the opening round of...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 1:47 PM
A Moroccan-style estate that was once owned by entertainer Merv Griffin is on the market in La Quinta at $9.5 million.
The 39-acre equestrian compound includes a racetrack, a 5,000-square-foot main house, four casitas, three one-bedroom staff quarters...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Test your trivia knowledge July 9 and you could become a contestant on "Who Wants to be a Millionaire." The game show, which airs locally on WGN, will audition possible contestants for the upcoming 11th season on July 9 at Rivers Casino Des Plaines....
| Jul 5, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Shortly after the power went off in my home Friday I located my battery-operated transistor radio and tuned in WBAL to listen for emergency information about the storm. Much to my surprise and dismay, WBAL was broadcasting "the post game show from...
| Jul 5, 2012
Over the last several weeks, Developer Funcom has been working to launch their brand new MMO title, The Secret World; a title based on the unique MMO premise of present day myths legends, secret societies and puzzles. A very interesting combination on...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 6:00 AM
"The Care and Feeding of Exotic Pets"
By Diana Wagman
Ig Publishing: 240 pp., $15.95
A giant iguana isn't something we've come to expect as a key component in an L.A. novel, but that's what local...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:30 PM
A longtime activist for the rights of disabled people has sued Fred's Mexican Café and the Pierside Pavilion complex in Huntington Beach for alleged failures to comply with state and federal disability laws and with the state's civil rights law and health...