| Aug 28, 2014
| 10:38 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Dave Doyle, The Sports Xchange
UFC 177: Barao out for revenge vs. Dillashaw
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Three months ago, the UFC bantamweight title fight between champion Renan Barao and unheralded challenger T.J. Dillashaw was derided...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Summer in Hollywood iced over early, and never recovered.
Despite an August thaw that saw "Guardians of the Galaxy" and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" shatter expectations, the summer box office will likely finish at its lowest point in eight years....
| Aug 28, 2014
| 1:58 PM
CHARLES CITY, Iowa — He built it, so they come.
Anyone driving down the gravel road through the cornfields of northern Iowa can't be blamed for stepping on the brakes and doing a double take. Just off the road, between a house and farm buildings,...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Like Thanksgiving, Labor Day is a national holiday. Unlike Thanksgiving, it does not have an official meal. One-hundred-and-twenty years on, it's time we had one. I'm nominating the peppers-and-eggs sandwich as the official meal of Labor Day, and I'll...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Despite its accomplishments last fall, Richards didn't take home much hardware.
The Bulldogs lost the South Suburban Red title to Evergreen Park by virtue of a one-point defeat. They beat Batavia during the regular season, then fell to their Bulldog...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning readers! Today is Friday, August 22, 2014. Today's forecast includes a high of 85 degrees and a low of 65 in Glendale. Your headlines from the area:
- A 76-year-old La Cañada woman died Wednesday when her car careened down Earlmont Avenue,...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 3:59 AM
Nearly three-quarters of a million Marylanders are expected to hit the roads and airways this Labor Day weekend even as the state struggles with congestion at its largest airport, on its most-traveled highway and around some of its largest tourist...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 2:44 AM
Joe Lernould is proving all is right with the American way of life, one frog rock at a time.
Lernould was manning the food truck at the historic, campy Frog Rock Rest Stop along Route 44 in Eastford, so I figured he had bought a license from the state....
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Spidey lost his grip on the top of the national home video sales chart after just one week due to the newly released Adam Sandler comedy "Blended," a theatrical underperformer distributed by Warner Bros.
The film, which costars Drew Barrymore, only...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:41 PM
“The Normal Heart” won the Emmy on Monday for television movie. The HBO telepic had been widely considered the front-runner in the category.
An adaptation of Larry Kramer’s groundbreaking 1985 play, the TV movie takes place between...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 2:30 AM
I'm not a big fan of using coupons at the supermarket because of the time it takes to find, clip and organize them. I employ several other strategies to save on groceries instead. But after talking to supermarket savings expert Teri Gault, I realized I...