| Aug 2, 2011
| 6:04 PM
No one would ever question the toughness of new Ravens fullback Vonta Leach these days. Respect for him soars every time he knocks another NFL linebacker to the ground.
Yet brawn is only part of the reason why Leach is the league's highest-paid...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 7:19 AM
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds X360, PS3/$59.99/Feb. 15
Despite the generational evolution found in console gaming and the industry's need to overcomplicate simple pleasures, the 2-D fighting game has remained a beloved fixture. From the...
| Feb 12, 2011
The New York State Department of Labor has issued two safety violations against the Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark," the stunt-heavy show that has been plagued by injuries to cast members, a newspaper reported Saturday.
| Feb 24, 2011
Dwayne McDuffie, a highly respected comic book and animation writer who was a co-founder of Milestone Media, a landmark company that created a multicultural comics line that introduced black superheroes such as Hardware and Static, has died. He was 49....
| Mar 15, 2011
| 3:11 PM
UPDATE: WE HAVE WINNERS! CONGRATS TO ROGERS PARK RESIDENT JENNIFER BLACK AND JOSHUA GOES OF BEAVER DAM, WISC.
What would you ask the stars of "The Vampire Diaries?" I might be able to help you out. (Translation: I have free tickets to hand out!)...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 3:34 PM
NEW YORK (WPIX) -- Another person has been hurt in the production of Broadway’s debacle-prone “Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark” musical.
T.V. Carpio, who was filling in for another actress who was injured, was reportedly hurt last week...
| Mar 25, 2011
Walt Disney World is extending, enhancing and invigorating the Haunted Mansion queue at Magic Kingdom.
It's a work in progress, and if this were a full-blown attraction and not just the queue, we would say it's in the "soft opening" phase. For the past...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 2:16 PM
Before the hapless "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" started doing its accident-prone thing in an endless run of preview performances, the record-holder for costliest Broadway show was "Shrek the Musical."
The latter's $25 million price tag in 2008 seems...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 11:49 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Kirsten Dunst was born in Point Pleasant, N.J., on this day in 1982. This birthday gal has found her greatest success as Mary Jane Watson in three "Spiderman" blockbusters. Dunst's big break came in 1994 when she played child vampire...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 8:42 PM
I'm going to let you in on one of the best entertainment values in town: the Newport Beach Film Festival's Youth Film Showcase.
The youth showcase, a regular feature of the festival since 2005, is a collection of short films made entirely by kids. High-...
| May 4, 2011
"The Book of Mormon" — the irreverent Broadway musical from the creators of TV's "South Park" — led the Tony Award nominations Tuesday with 14 nods, including best musical. The satirical comedy about a pair of bumbling Mormon missionaries on a...