| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:00 AM
David Zurawik's column ("'Fox and Friends' mistreats Elijah Cummings on IRS emails story," April 18) is interesting and is quite obviously written by an Obama administration supporter. Fair enough. It didn't take me very long to take umbrage at what the...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:00 AM
It's not quite May, but I have officially begun my search for the perfect popcorn movie. That's what we call the big box-office bruisers that swagger through our summers because expectations are strangely both high — and low. A quick fix of fun...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 6:50 PM
FRESNO — The state's new effort to map the areas most at risk from pollution features hot spots up and down California.
But nowhere are there more of the worst-afflicted areas than in Fresno — in particular a 3,000-person tract of the city's...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Duke's Jabari Parker has an important decision to make by Tuesday.
The freshman forward is debating whether or not to declare for the 2014 NBA draft.
Parker and Creighton forward Doug McDermott, who are both 6 foot 8, joined Mark Willard and Mychal...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 9:57 PM
Another sign of a team in decline — empty seats.
There have been nine non-sellouts at home for the Lakers, a surprising number for a team that enjoyed 270 consecutive packed crowds at Staples Center until earlier this season.
The franchise was...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 3:37 AM
Oscar-winner Susan Sarandon explained the secret of her long-running success during a Friday night appearance at the Florida Film Festival.
"I'm just a very good listener. That was sexy on screen," Sarandon, 67, told an audience at the Enzian in...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Make no small plans.
Said Alejandro Jodorowsky.
Probably. Certainly, at some point, in the mid-1970s, while the Chilean filmmaker was trying to get his gargantuan Hollywood adaptation of Frank Herbert's science-fiction novel "Dune" off the ground,...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Classic mystery conventions have provided fertile creative ground for any number of young American filmmakers in recent years, as evidenced by Rian Johnson's "Brick," Aaron Katz's "Cold Weather" and now Lawrence Michael Levine's "Wild Canaries."...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Bob Thomas, the longtime Associated Press writer and dean of Hollywood reporters who covered a record 66 Oscar ceremonies, reported on the biggest stars, from Clark Gable to Tom Cruise, and filed AP's bulletin that Robert F. Kennedy had been shot, died...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 9:04 PM
Would you care for some Crazy Cheese? Why yes, yes I would. But I would also be OK with some Kraft Easy Cheese. Or some Wis Pride Port Wine spreadable cheese...
On Sunday night's episode of "The Walking Dead" on AMC, Michonne tempts Carl with a can of...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 12:30 PM
As the box office numbers roll in this summer, the media is asking the usual rude questions: Who is really responsible for the hits and misses? How big will be the profits and losses?
These are valid questions, except for the fact that they only lead...