| May 6, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The Great NFL Sideline Rebellion of 2014 strikes again.
A former professional cheerleader for the New York Jets filed a wage-theft lawsuit against the team Tuesday, making the Jets the fourth NFL team this year to be sued by cheerleaders for allegedly...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Part of an art collection assembled by an esteemed Chicago couple is expected to draw millions of dollars in sales tonight and tomorrow during a Christie's auction in New York.
The vast collection of Edwin A. and Lindy (Betty) Bergman, assembled over...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Singer Rihanna donated $25,000 to a fund for cadets and fallen officers after dropping L.A. Police Commission President Steve Soboroff's cellphone last week as they took a selfie courtside at a Clippers game.
Soboroff announced the singer's donation...
| May 16, 2014
Garden Club Events
A perennial plant sale will be held Saturday, May 17, at the Church of St. Ann, corner Arch and West Avon roads, Avon, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. A variety of plants from members' gardens will be offered.
Wallingford Garden Club's...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:59 PM
For anyone wondering what's driving AT&T Inc.'s nearly $50-billion deal to buy satellite broadcaster DirecTV, look no further than a new report issued by the Federal Communications Commission on cable TV rates.
The FCC report noted DirecTV is often able...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Mark Shand — brother of Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall — was a modern version of the eccentric, slightly bumbling British adventurer. And he came by it honestly.
He once walked and canoed across Indonesia for 12 days to get to a place where he...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:09 AM
At the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday, the focus was on health, not chocolate, with exercise stations and healthy eating tips thanks to fitness-focused First Lady Michelle Obama. She even got the president, in shirtsleeves and khakis, to...
| May 20, 2014
| 2:13 PM
The Jim Mora Celebrity Golf Classic had big sticks -- CBS sportscaster Jim Hill buried a tee shot on the first hole ...
... and there was comedic shtick, as actor Kevin Nealon said, “They do wonderful work, but maybe we can have a charity...
| May 21, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"THE ONLY perfect body I have ever seen was Lana Turner's ... she had it for two weeks in 1947," said Gayelord Hauser, nutritionist and self-help author, of the MGM star.
I AM getting a big kick out of my readers who remember lines and situations and...
| May 21, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Since 1977, visitors to Pasadena's Norton Simon Museum have encountered an ancient Cambodian statue that has the wide, hulking build and arrogant attitude of an NFL nose tackle who has just sacked a rival quarterback.
From its pedestal at the end of a...
| May 7, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Wow, it sure has taken a long time for this story to get out! Last month over 20 young girls were kidnapped! Talk about "snail news!" ("Nigeria sect threatens to sell abducted girls into slavery," May 6.)
I learned the story just a week ago from a...