| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
When filmmaker Essy Niknejad read the story of a femme race car driver who beat the odds to win the Iranian National Championship in 2006, he figured it had drama written all over it. Dubbed "Little Schumacher," after Formula One legend Michael Shumacher,...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
ESPN continues to rely most heavily on live sports and the programming that surrounds it, but the Walt Disney-owned sports-media juggernaut is quietly working to broaden its horizons.
ESPN said Monday it would group three smaller projects - the Nate...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 3:30 PM
A tidal wave of apps and digital fitness products — loaded with practical data and often inexpensive (or even free) — is making tech-free running a thing of the past. A survey from Freescale Semiconductor, the chip supplier behind Fitbit and...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: June agriculture prices, University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment for June
Local earnings: Viscase Cos. Inc.
OTher earnings: Finish Line Inc., KB Home, McGraw Hill Financial Inc. and others
| Jun 7, 2014
Under Armour, which has wooed consumers with sweat-wicking T-shirts and other innovations, is banking on a new fabric that conforms to the foot like a second skin to help the company break into the crowded athletic shoe market.
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:26 PM
Ravens safety Matt Elam will make $6.767 million over the course of his four-year rookie contract. He doesn't have to pay for the remaining 20 credits he needs to graduate from Florida.
So, naturally, he seems to have gotten a job at the Gainesville,...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:18 AM
Stroll through shops in a town-like setting or escape to the comfort of an air-conditioned mall.
City Center at Oyster Point. 701 Town Center Drive, Newport News. Offers 230,000 square feet of retail shops and restaurants. Host to a weekly farmers'...
| May 4, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Say what you will about the 1980s, but the decade known for its neon, leg-warmers and over-the-top pop music usually conjures fun memories for most.
The music is usually described as cheesy, but it still turns to be favorites for many, including...
| May 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
William Patrick Olvis, whose musical compositions underscored over 19 movies and numerous television shows, died of throat cancer May 6 at his home in Malibu. He was 56.
Olvis, whose father William Edward Olvis was a renowned opera singer, won several...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:47 AM
At last, a place in Chicago that pays attention to sports!
Not buying it? A little overwhelmed at times — especially during the playoffs — by all the city's sports chatter? Tired of the seemingly unceasing hum that forces even the most...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 4:42 AM
Happy Father's Day! Show Daddy-O he's No. 1 and celebrate in South Florida style with free treats and eats and fun things to do just for Dads on Sunday.
Fun in the sun:
Bonnet House: Dads get in free with one paid admission from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at...