| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:19 PM
While on vacation in England several years ago, my husband and I had a regular practice of finding the library in each town where we were supposed to have ancestors and using their local history sections to find out more about the people who were there...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 6:20 AM
Baltimore pastor Donte Hickman took exception to a statement made in the Huffington Post Friday by Baltimore pastor Jamal Bryant who was quoted saying church leaders supporting same-sex marriage are "hypocrites."
Clergy should be able to debate theology...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 3:55 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - J.K. Rowling's first foray into adult fiction was bound to be compared to her wildly successful Harry Potter series, and, while "The Casual Vacancy" has earned mixed reviews, for some critics the magic has worn off.
The Casual Vacancy,...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Robert Zimmerman Sr. arrived at the Orlando Sentinel lobby alone March 15.
He was so nervous that he was trembling. Sad and resigned, he discussed death threats his family had received.
But the father of George Zimmerman also was determined as he...
| Mar 10, 2012
A Los Angeles mayoral candidate took an early campaign swipe at his leading opponents this week and inadvertently exposed the city Fire Department for publishing misleading performance data.
Top brass at the Los Angeles Fire Department on Friday admitted...
| May 18, 2012
| 6:47 AM
Atlanta's Girlyman plays sweet acoustic pop that strives to side step the saccharine. It's a fine line, admittedly. But judging from today's free track, Girlyman walks it with panache.
The band's been releasing albums at least since 2003. Six years...
| May 24, 2012
It's not surprising if you find yourself mulling the word Mondelez lately, given its conjuring of everything from "Mon-de-leza Rice" to the Russian term for a sex act.
It's also not surprising if you find yourself going, "Monde-who?," given that it's a...
| May 26, 2012
| 3:23 PM
I have been meaning to write a big piece about CBS News and "This Morning" for two weeks. But other assignments took precedence, so now I'll have to write a much smaller piece a day late after the network has already celebrated 100 days of its revamped...
| May 29, 2012
| 2:10 AM
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Every child who has attended elementary school in the U.S. can without a doubt recall the famous “In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue” rhyme.
Though the rest of the poem is a distant memory, as adults, many of us have been exposed to...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 5:04 AM
Marianne Cusato, national designer and author in the fields of architectural and urban design, presents “The Just Right Home: Buying, Selling, Renting or Just Dreaming. How to find Your Perfect Match” at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 18, at the...