| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:04 PM
American politics only irregularly have any kind of suspense; usually, it happens on election night or right before big court rulings. But then there was Arizona on Wednesday evening.
The state's Republican-dominated Legislature had presented Republican...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 2:06 PM
National arts consultant Matt Lehrman is bringing his Audience Everywhere workshop to Orlando on Wednesday, Feb. 19. United Arts of Central Florida is hosting this half-day professional-development session to help Central Florida arts and cultural...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:42 PM
For years to come, Sheriff Joe Arpaio can expect to have a federal judge looking over his shoulder, watching almost his every move and those of his deputies.
A federal judge Wednesday approved a plan to place an independent monitor inside the Maricopa...
| May 7, 2013
Dancer helped popularize modern ballet in U.S.
Frederic Franklin, 98, a British-born dancer who helped popularize modern ballet in the United States, died Saturday at a Manhattan, N.Y., hospital of complications from pneumonia,...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 3:55 PM
PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- The photograph is powerful -- compelling in the eyes of some, an insult to others -- showing the body bags containing the remains of the 19 Granite Mountain firefighters lined up on the scorched earth, each draped in an American flag....
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Interviews that Jodi Arias gave to CBS in 2008 will be replayed this weekend on “48 Hours.” In the two interviews, accused killer Arias talked to CBS shortly after her arrest in former boyfriend Travis Alexander's murder. The episode of ...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Jodi Arias' eight days on the witness stand have been mighty tedious so far. So I look to ABC's “Good Morning America” for the trial recaps of what the program bills as “the break-up murder trial.” The provocative “GMA”...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Jodi Arias is getting the 7:30 a.m. half-hour where Casey Anthony used to flourish on national morning programs. Arias' latest testimony in her murder trial had the legal analysts on ABC's “Good Morning America” sharply divided Tuesday...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What are your most prominent memories of Alex Len's Maryland career?
Jeff Barker: First, some thoughts...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:20 PM
Alex Len had been mentioned as a possible No. 1 overall selection for the Cleveland Cavaliers by a number of websites going into Thursday's NBA draft, and even more prominently to the Charlotte Bobcats at No. 4.
If those picks turned ultimately out to be...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Jodie Lau, a colleague at the Arizona Republic with whom I worked a few years back in a Maynard Institute program, writes to say that she has established an award named after me.
Now with Gannett's Phoenix design studio, she has established a weekly...