| Jan 21, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Civil rights leaders are calling for the expulsion of members of the Arizona State University chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity who planned and participated in a Martin Luther King Jr.-themed party that mocked black people.
The fraternity suffered...
| Nov 10, 2013
I call it the swimming pool at the end of time. Roots were chopped, earth scraped, white pipes snaked like the insides of a rocket ship, rebar netted down before the concrete was poured and the tap turned on, filling the pool — which is in my...
| Nov 12, 2013
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a division of the Department of Homeland Security created after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, is the largest law enforcement agency in the nation. With more than 43,000 Border Patrol agents and customs officers, its...
| 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 5, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Glendale has the distinction of being the fourth largest city in Los Angeles County, the birthplace of Baskin Robbins, home of the historic Alex Theatre and where the first scheduled transcontinental passenger service was flown out by Charles Lindbergh,...
| 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...
| Nov 21, 2013
Here are the Top 3 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. ELVIS COSTELLO Since his late 1970s start as a new-waver, Elvis Costello has had great success with backing bands such as The Attractions, with whom he was inducted into......
| Nov 7, 2013
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE When Justin Timberlake came through Philadelphia with Jay Z on the Legends of Summer Tour in August, he had a new album, “The 20/20 Experience,” that debuted......
| Oct 15, 2012
| 6:07 AM
The late Loyd Christopher, a longtime scout who played briefly for the White Sox, told a disappointed group of high school players more than 30 years ago that statistics "don't mean a thing."
That proved true last spring for left fielder Dayan Viciedo,...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Newly acquired Orioles left-hander Joe Saunders spoke with the Arizona Republic earlier today after this morning's trade was completed.
Here's a transcript of the interview:
Thoughts on trade?
“I was excited to get traded to a contending team....
| 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,...