| Sep 27, 2012
| 2:53 PM
When the playoff microscope gets rolled out next week and experts begin to dissect the Orioles — assuming they hold on to at least an American League wild-card spot — one of the primary criticisms is going to be the club's overall lack of...
| Feb 13, 2011
The brokenhearted still wrestle with the pain 10 years later.
It stings in so many different ways: a mother overcome by grief after burying a son. A best friend mustering the strength to rev the engines again because quitting would sully the man's...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:58 PM
John Mackey changed the game of football on and off the field. The former Baltimore Colt brought grace to a position that had been known for its brutality, and he made the first real headway in the NFL players' fight to earn a more equal share of the pie....
| Mar 8, 2011
When a crime happens, most folks will act like Clark Kent, not Superman. That's OK; dialing for help and reporting what you're seeing can be heroic too.
"If you see a crime occurring, call 911. Don't intervene," says Jenny Shearer, a spokeswoman with the...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 5:30 AM
At first I thought it was too early to look ahead at the new attractions coming to U.S. theme parks in 2012, but then I realized a number of big rides have already been announced and many more are being teased in elaborate marketing campaigns.
| Mar 19, 2011
| 10:50 PM
IRVINE — Purim may start Sunday, but preschoolers at the Merage Jewish Community Center in Irvine got a head start on festivities Friday.
Spiderman, Tinker Bell, Wonder Woman and other familiar faces made it out for the celebration — in...
| Mar 26, 2011
| 3:27 PM
The phrase "We're not done yet" runs through "Suddenly Seniors The Musical" like a mantra.
Characters say it and sing it. It's written on the posters, on the front of the playbill. It's even scrawled on the backdrop to the set.
It's a fine sentiment...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 6:07 AM
| Apr 14, 2011
| 2:28 PM
President Barack Obama will dine at MK tonight, a campaign fundraiser designed to raise a tidy sum for the re-election effort.
The folks at MK are stoked, of course. So much so that chef/owner Michael Kornick has compiled a "2012 Re-election Campaign"...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 5:31 AM
There's a lot more than pixie dust swirling through the air at the Disneyland resort as construction crews, excavators and towering cranes work on several new theme-park rides set to debut this summer and beyond.
The tandem Anaheim theme parks haven't...
| Apr 15, 2011
| 1:08 PM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Jon Cryer was born in New York City on this date in 1965. This birthday guy has found a home on TV since 2003, portraying Alan Harper on the hit series "Two and a Half Men" with Hollywood bad boy Charlie Sheen. He's recently appeared...