| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Miami coach Al Golden was on the road recruiting Sunday night when the Hurricanes accepted an invitation to play in this year’s Russell Athletic Bowl.
Monday afternoon though, the third-year coach and Miami athletic director Blake James shared...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:40 PM
Just two months after Linda Ronstadt went public with the news that she can no longer sing because of Parkinson’s disease, she’s made the final nominations list for the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame along with Peter Gabriel, Nirvana, Cat...
| Oct 20, 2013
Of the Scandinavian crime writers who have become international sensations in recent years, Sweden's Stieg Larsson (“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo”) is obviously the best known, but Norway's Jo Nesbø is catching up fast. Nesbø's dark and...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 9:39 PM
Two defending state champions will face off Saturday night in a rare late-season battle with really nothing at stake other than some serious braggadocio, as Fort Lauderdale University School travels south to take on Miami Central.
In the USA Today Super...
| Nov 3, 2013
Since her hugely popular fictional debut, “The Joy Luck Club” (1989), Amy Tan has devoted her career to telling the stories of Chinese and Chinese-American women — in particular mothers and daughters — in novels that include...
| Oct 6, 2013
As much as we're fascinated by the art of Henry Darger — the self-taught artist whose life's work was discovered in his Chicago apartment after his death in 1973 — it has always made us more than a wee bit queasy. His thousands of drawings,...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 6:27 PM
The BCS National Championship trophy — The Coaches Trophy — made Tallahassee part of its national tour stop this week for Saturday’s Miami-Florida State game. It was the second time this season the trophy has made an appearance at...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Here's to hoping this doesn't give any local banks any ideas.
A credit union in Michigan is offering cash-poor students a special loan to get to the Rose Bowl.
What a horrible idea. Take students who already struggle to make ends meet and can't afford...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 5:48 AM
Orlando, if you still think you aren't fazed by the federal government shutdown after reading today's column, think again.
The political doltishness in Washington just got a lot more real. Because now we're talking about beer. Specifically, craft beer....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:53 AM
When I asked my daughter recently how far along she was in her book, her response was "67 percent." Which reminded us just how much kids today are "digital natives" and how even old-school activities like reading now often take place on screens. But the...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:49 AM
Move over Angry Birds, there's a new top game in town.
Candy Crush Saga, the hit puzzle game that has millions playing on buses, at work and while waiting in line at the super market, was the No. 1 most downloaded free app for iPhone in 2013,...