| Aug 23, 2011
| 12:13 PM
The songwriting world lost two titans Monday when Nick Ashford and Jerry Leiber died within hours of each other.
Ashford, 70, cowrote a string of hits with his wife, Valerie Simpson, that helped define soul, R&B and funk in the ‘60s, ‘70s and...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 6:46 AM
5 PLAYERS TO WATCH
TYLER HOLMES, MASSACHUSETTS
Sr. | 6-0 | 220 | LB
The Blacksburg resident somehow got out of the state and landed in New England. The preseason Player of the Year on defense is athletic and relentless.
AARON CORP, RICHMOND
| Oct 3, 2011
| 8:50 AM
| Oct 12, 2011
Dave Grohl saw the news online: The famously anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church planned a protest outside a Foo Fighters concert in Kansas City, Mo. The band was another target of the tiny church, which has heckled the funerals of fallen U.S. soldiers,...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 12:51 PM
Lanny Ross struggled to push his 78-year-old mother through the surf toward shore.
On a cool, cloudy October afternoon, his two-seater plane had smacked into the Chesapeake Bay, stranding them both amid five-foot waves.
His mother's right eye was...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 10:56 AM
A list of everything you need to know about the week ahead.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change)
Jack and Jill
The Bad Girls Club Reunion, Part 1 (special; 9 p.m.; Oxygen)
The Witch Doctor Will...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 3:21 PM
The third annual Laguna Beach World Hunger Bowl will be a feast for the eyes — and stomachs.
Taste buds and wallets will be tempted by the soup and "fixins" served by some of Laguna's top restaurants, as well as a silent auction of artist-...
| Jun 28, 2011
College Football Countdown: No. 48 East Carolina...
| Jul 7, 2011
College Football Countdown: No. 39 Connecticut...
| Jul 11, 2011
A high-brow liberal magazine is reporting links between the Florida “Labor and Employment” bill introduced last session by state Rep. Chris Dorworth, R-Lake Mary, and a national campaign organized through the Koch brothers-funded American...
| Jul 12, 2011
College Football Countdown: No. 34 SMU...