| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:33 PM
November 1993: Having lost to him in a Democratic primary in 1989, DeStefano defeats incumbent John Daniels to become the 49th mayor of New Haven.
1993: Rick Levin named President of Yale. Together DeStefano and Levin foster unprecedented cordial town/...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 5:20 PM
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| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Halfway through Season 23 of “Dancing With the Stars” and we’ve got our first shocker.
After a feel-good night of dances commemorating the remaining couples’ most memorable Years, it seemed especially harsh to send a couple home....
| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:01 AM
Many of us fear improbable and uncommon dangers more than everyday ones. This suggests we've got our anxieties backward.
Think of flying versus driving. White-knuckle fliers, haunted by images of fiery plane crashes despite air travel's safety record,...
| Oct 11, 2013
There is no sarcasm or pretense in Bonnie Clearwater's voice when she describes the pair of exhibitions opening at the Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale as "Basel bait."
The museum's new curator is referring to Art Basel, the tourism tornado that barrels...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Chances are, if you've looked in design magazines and trendy decor stores lately, you've spotted cowhide incorporated into contemporary to traditional homes, and as rugs to upholstery material. It's remarkable well cowhide works in different settings, and...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 10:47 PM
It’s no secret that the holidays revolve around food. And since food is served on plates – your table settings serve a huge role this time of year. But there’s no need to be overwhelmed by all your choices.
| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:01 AM
The show opens with Aloe Blacc performing "Wake Me Up." This is one of those songs that I've heard a million times but couldn't have told you the title or the singer.
Now that we've gotten rid of a few couples, we should go back to the individual walk-...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Jack Kirby’s “New Gods,” Jim Steranko’s “Nick Fury” works, Dave Gibbons’ “Watchmen” and Charles Schulz’s “Peanuts” will all get deluxe […]...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 8:17 PM
The new giant Pacific octopus at the National Aquarium in Baltimore had a rough Monday morning commute.
Before he even got on the road, he turned from pink to dark red as he was placed into a plastic bag full of water, then into a white plastic foam...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Lo these many years ago, a little show called RuPaul's Drag Race debuted. And while the show would go on to win fans all over the world, when it came time for Saturday marathons, the first season has always been conspicuously missing. Well no more. Logo...