| Jan 18, 2012
Hadiya Jackson is feeling anxious as she awaits her MRI. The Lake Park High School gymnast banged her knee doing a back walkover on the beam, and she's hoping it's not fractured.
Jackson slides her left leg into a circular tube in a new MRI machine that'...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 5:44 PM
Dr. Mel Goldstein had plans for the weeks ahead, cancer or no cancer. They included giving his daily weather reports on two radio stations and organizing a radiothon to benefit Connecticut Hospice in Branford.
But on Wednesday, the 66-year-old former...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 1:40 PM
"There's no need to fear!" Here's the canine answer to Superman, in an animated 1960s series long celebrated for the wit built into its stories.
Shoeshine Boy (voice of Wally Cox) dons a costume and cape and flies into action as you-know-who, often...
| Jan 21, 2012
It is possible to quibble with the idea of cramming three blockbuster works into a single program, but the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra carries it off.
Ravel's "Bolero," that brilliant study in rhythmic and melodic reiteration, not to mention crescendo,...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 5:38 PM
The relationship between Dwight Howard and Shaquille O'Neal has run hot-and-cold for years, but it seems like they have reached a deep freeze, at least from Howard's perspective.
Howard sounds ticked-off at O'Neal after O'Neal recently said on TNT,...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 9:49 AM
The animated, feature-length adventures of the DC Comics characters continue, with Superman and Green Lantern - voiced respectively by Tim Daly ("Private Practice") and Nathan Fillion ("Castle") - among those leading the charge against equally powerful...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 8:26 AM
If you want to talk heroic history, no one can touch DC and its iconic troika of Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman, but these days, in the DC offices in Manhattan and Burbank, there’s never been less glowing talk about tradition — this is a...
| Feb 1, 2012
Big D to Big D
Mark Cuban has been waaaay too quiet since his Mavericks finally brought him a championship. And while his lockout-shortened season philosophy can't be questioned, he's known for making the big moves.
| Feb 2, 2012
| 1:36 PM
Ancient battles - souped up with 3-D special effects (for screens so equipped) - provide the thrust of director Tarsem Singh's ("The Cell") adventure.
Henry Cavill, who will be the next Superman (in the forthcoming "Man of Steel"), plays a hero who leads...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 5:02 PM
Los Simpsons están corrompiendo la moral de la juventud iraní, dijo el lunes un dirigente, después de que los muñecos de los personajes Bart, Homer y el resto de la familia animada estadounidense se uniesen a la bien formada Barbie entre los juguetes...
| Feb 12, 2012
1 Melanin, the pigment that gives color to skin (and eyes) is produced in cells called melanocytes. Every person has about the same number of these cells, regardless of race, but those with darker skin have larger cells that produce more pigment....