| Sep 3, 2013
| 11:02 AM
Basketball Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman arrived in North Korea on Tuesday to visit communist leader Kim Jong Un, spurring hopes that a jailed American tour operator might be freed as a gesture of friendship between the two eccentrics.
Rodman, on his...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Dennis Rodman is heading to North Korea again to see his pal Kim Jong Un, reportedly to talk about starting a basketball league.
The fact that it's Rodman and not, say, Magic Johnson or Michael Jordan makes it easy to dismiss the idea. And ordinarily...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman was a dinner guest of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Friday, the reclusive nation's state-run news agency reported. But there was no immediate indication whether the flamboyant sportsman had made a plea for Pyongyang to...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Kim Jong Un reminds me of one of those gun nuts who pounds his chest and threatens any make-believe criminal with instant annihilation. Is he a madman? No, he's a calculating little punk dictator who'd be living in his parent's basement if he lived in the...
| May 13, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Dennis Rodman has upstaged the Jenner sisters.
Kylie and Kendall Jenner, who already live in the shadow of their older half-sisters the Kardashians (ever heard of 'em?), were eclipsed yet again, this time by the zany former NBA star.
The model sisters...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:25 PM
With the exception of eccentric former NBA star Dennis Rodman, there are probably few people on the planet who have North Korean spas and sports centers on their list of things to see before they die.
The Hermit Kingdom has in recent years built a...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:47 PM
SEOUL -- The mother of imprisoned American Kenneth Bae said Friday that her son "did not look bad" after she was allowed into North Korea to visit him.
Bae’s family had expressed concern about his failing health in recent months. Over the summer,...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:10 PM
The New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter is normally working around this time every year, but due to his team’s failure to make the playoffs, “The Captain” had time to visit Chicago this week.
Jeter was spotted Wednesday having lunch at...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 7:24 PM
COSTA MESA — Sami Nowak just wanted to make a difference Sunday afternoon in the Daily Pilot Cup girls' fifth- and sixth-grade gold division championship match.
The Kaiser Elementary sixth-grader wasn't doing that as goalie. Nowak only touched the...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:47 PM
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| Jan 6, 2014
| 8:18 AM
BEIJING — Dennis Rodman and six other former NBA players arrived Monday in Pyongyang, where they’re set to face off against a North Korean basketball team on Wednesday — dictator Kim Jong Un’s birthday.
Rodman recruited Charles...