| Dec 25, 2011
You may think you know Santa, but there's a lot more to the legend than a bag full of presents. What follows is a selective history of St. Nick and how he came to be known as the jolly round man in the iconic red suit.
PHOTOS: A look at the evolution...
| Jul 15, 2011
Several golfers are scrambling for the lead at the midway point of the British Open today. They include Lucas Glover, Darren Clarke, Miguel Jimenez and first-round leader Thomas Bjorn. Phil Mickelson shot a 1-under 69 and will make the cut at 1-under...
| Jul 13, 2011
Greg Biffle still has a shot at making the Chase. Jamie McMurray is toast.
But they have this much in common: Both shouldn't be struggling and sputtering so much.
For Biffle, who ranks 14th and needs a victory to try to secure one of the last slots in...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 4:48 PM
When Garrett "G. Love" Dutton walked onstage and greeted the Artscape audience with "What's up, Baltimore," it was 8:15 p.m. but the sun was still shining bright.
Before long, the sun had set, and Dutton and his band were ready to party until the 10 p.m....
| Jul 18, 2011
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| Aug 5, 2011
Every town and city or populated area has its own special identity. Many times it is defined by geography or history — a river, perhaps, or certain architecture from a specific time period. A region's character can become further defined by the arts...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 6:55 PM
Steven Wehner had overcome dyslexia, a stint in jail on drug charges and the loss of his repair shop on Martha's Vineyard.
Living in the basement of his mother's Rodgers Forge home, he set his sights on his biggest challenge yet: Bringing an IndyCar...
| Aug 2, 2011
Gene McDaniels, who emerged as a pop singing star in the early 1960s with hits such as "A Hundred Pounds of Clay" and "Tower of Strength" and a decade later wrote Roberta Flack's No. 1 hit "Feel Like Makin' Love," has died. He was 76.
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:19 PM
The children around the crafts table set up in a ballroom of the Hilton Orlando all come from different cities, but many already know each other. Every year they take their family vacation wherever the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World holds its...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 9:37 AM
If you follow singer/actor/model Tyrese Gibson on Twitter, you probably won't be surprised that he has gone from creating a comic series ("Mayhem") to writing a self-help book. Just as he does on his Twitter account, he gives advice that can be a little...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 4:16 PM
I did something I’ve never done before in my whole life. No, not dye my hair.
Last week my youngest son took a class at the Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena. Since the class was an hour and a half long for five consecutive days, I...