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  • TV Review: 'Boardwalk Empire' Finale Good To the Last Drop (SPOILERS)

    Terence Winter has professed his love for "The Sopranos" finale, but the "Boardwalk Empire" creator certainly didn't choose to emulate his former show's cryptic conclusion in crafting a fifth season that steadfastly built toward its final, revelatory...
  • Last call for Miami's iconic Tobacco Road

    Last call for Miami's iconic Tobacco Road
    Miami's oldest bar, Tobacco Road, a popular watering hole where suit-and-tie-clad lawyers belly up alongside hippies gathering signatures for medical marijuana petitions, is preparing for last call. The cramped, musty space near Miami's downtown thrived...
  • 'Boardwalk Empire' creator talks about the show's 'fitting' ending

    'Boardwalk Empire' creator talks about the show's 'fitting' ending
    "Boardwalk Empire," HBO's Prohibition-era gangster epic about crooked politician turned ruthless bootlegger Enoch "Nucky" Thompson, wrapped up its fifth and final season Sunday. Unlike on "The Sopranos," the screen did not go black at the final moment....
  • Haunted house attractions in Maryland and surrounding areas

    Haunted house attractions in Maryland and surrounding areas
    Every fall, haunted attractions rise from the dead after a year-long rest. And each year, haunted houses, hayrides and trails find a new and creepier way to scare Marylanders. Don't want to spend an arm and a leg? Check out Kim's Krypt in Essex. Looking...
  • 'Boardwalk Empire' creator explains the powerful finale

    'Boardwalk Empire' creator explains the powerful finale
    Score the "Boardwalk Empire" finale as one HBO mob drama where viewers won't be debating what happened a decade later. In fact, the eight-episode fifth season steadily built, through its flashbacks in particular, toward the show's powerful conclusion,...
  • Capone home languishes on the market

    Capone home languishes on the market
    Some real estate agents thought the brick two-flat at 7244 South Prairie Ave. in Chicago's Park Manor neighborhood would be a quick sell. After all, it was the place crime boss Al Capone and his family once called home. But in 831 days on the market,...
  • Take 'booze cruise' into Fort Lauderdale's rum-running past

    Take 'booze cruise' into Fort Lauderdale's rum-running past
    Talk about a "booze cruise." Learn about the bootleggin' history of Fort Lauderdale (or Fort Liquordale, as it has been affectionately called) while sailing up the New River, glass in hand, aboard the 112-foot paddlewheel boat, Carrie B. "Cruising...
  • Jonathan Eig's 'Birth of the Pill' a deft study of revolution

     Jonathan Eig's 'Birth of the Pill' a deft study of revolution
    The most transformative technology to affect the lives of women in the 20th century might seem an odd subject for Jonathan Eig, the bestselling author known for his books about the lives of notables such as Jackie Robinson, Lou Gehrig and Al Capone. But...
  • Jonathan Eig on 'The Birth of the Pill'

    Jonathan Eig on 'The Birth of the Pill'
    Of all the inventions of the 20th century, the birth control pill arguably had the most profound effect on the everyday lives of human beings. By making widely available a convenient and effective form of contraception, the pill gave women control over...
  • 'The Walking Dead': Graphic opening even shook up producers

    'The Walking Dead': Graphic opening even shook up producers
    “The Walking Dead” has always had more than its share of over-the-top violent moments. But the start of Sunday’s fifth season curtain-raiser was so gut-wrenching that even some of the show’s key creative forces were shaken....
  • 'Boardwalk Empire' recap: With 2 episodes remaining, no one's safe

    'Boardwalk Empire' recap: With 2 episodes remaining, no one's safe
    Two major characters fall victim to mob violence as HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire” nears the conclusion of its fifth and final season with Episode 54, “Devil You Know.” Chalky White (Michael Kenneth Williams) is killed after...