| Nov 12, 2014
| 6:55 AM
Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines. This week’s topic: a look at what’s ahead for a floundering team.
As a competitor, Aaron Rodgers...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 7:12 PM
NEW YORK — After we sift through the could'ves, should'ves, successful onside kick, Chandler Whitmer's spine-snapping interception, Bob Diaco's steely postgame, long-term resolve and the, wow, wasn't it cool to play in the House That Jeter Built, it...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 7:00 AM
It was just after 11:30 a.m. when Aaron Sorkin rose from the hulking leather club chair in his office to light a cigarette and announce his retirement from television.
The man known for dexterous, incisive dialogue was taking a break from the throes...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 12:30 PM
In its pursuit of audience-grabbing event programming, NBC is said to be eyeing a live staging of Aaron Sorkin's play "A Few Good Men."
The Peacock is in the early stages of working out an agreement with Sorkin to mount a live telecast of the play that...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 7:26 AM
In an age when it seems every actor on a TV show that more than 10 people watch can get a book deal, it is refreshing to read the prose of an actress who can actually write; especially when, as in this instance, the actress in question has a prose style...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 3:00 AM
You can't handle the truth.
There is a temptation to take that line from Jack Nicholson -- snarled at Tom Cruise in "A Few Good Men" -- as the moral of the story, the lesson to be learned from a new study on trustworthiness and the news media.
| Oct 30, 2014
In the spirit of Halloween, Hero Complex reached out to select filmmakers to solicit their fondest memories of classic horror. […]...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 2:00 PM
"The chief enemy of creativity," Pablo Picasso once said, "is good sense."
He might have added that it doesn't get on so well with healthy living or emotional well-being either. The birth pangs of art have been a staple of the examined life since humans...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:55 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Giants Game 2 starter Jake Peavy considers himself a "laid-back" guy, saying he prefers kicking back during the winter "and letting life come to me. "
But that doesn't mesh with the Peavy who talks to himself and gets a bit...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:30 AM
For Bill Murray, the idea of attending Bill Murray Day sounded like punishment. So at last month's Toronto Film Festival, the comedian was having serious trepidation about the special day designated to showing his classic films "Ghostbusters," "Stripes"...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Ah, to be 40 years younger! Larry David has just put the kibosh on Jennifer Lawrence's crush on him.
The "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and "Seinfeld" mastermind has responded to the Oscar-winner's declaration of stirrings "below the belt," comments that were...