| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:00 PM
As children return to school this fall, parents likewise return to worrying about ailments, both physical and emotional, that might befall their children on their way to —and in — the classroom. Whether it's bullying or head lice, thinking...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 3:27 PM
NBC has announced the premiere dates of its fall schedule, beginning with the return of "The Voice" with its original lineup of coaches.
Christina Aguilera, CeeLo Green, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton will all return for the fifth season of "The Voice,"...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 3:01 PM
NBC announced its fall 2013 premiere dates for new and returning series Friday, including an hourlong Season 6 premiere of "Parks and Recreation" filmed in London followed by back-to-back episodes of the new sitcom "Michael J. Fox Show."
| Mar 5, 2013
1. "Alex Cross, Run" by James Patterson (Little, Brown, $28.99). In this latest addition in the Alex Cross series, the detective returns to track down a slew of serial killers in Washington, D.C. Last week: —
2. "A Week in...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Joe Ostaszewski was an all-state high-school football player, and competed for a national championship in college. So, until recently, he had never thought of himself as a loser.
Ostaszewski, from Boynton Beach, is among the final five contestants on...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Health and wellness guru — and sweat mistress of TV’s “The Biggest Loser” — Jillian Michaels will bring her “Maximize Your Life” tour to the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford May 2.
In her two-...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Your favorite guitar player wishes he could play like Joe Satriani. Those righteous riffs you hear when Metallica is on the radio? Satriani taught that band's Kirk Hammett and many other metal greats, including Steve Vai and Larry LaLonde, to play.
| Jan 3, 2014
| 2:00 PM
If you're like many Americans, you made a resolution to lose weight and get in shape in 2014. And, if you're like many Americans, you'll step on the scale a few days into your new diet and throw your hands up in discouragement at the lack of "The...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:35 AM
CBS is looking smart after the debut of its new sci-fi action series "Intelligence" on Tuesday. The premiere of the show, starring Josh Holloway of "Lost" as a super-agent with a chip in his brain, drew 16.6 million viewers, making it the most watched new...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:00 PM
In 2014, I am going to read "War and Peace" again, cut out added sugar and recommit to meditating at least 20 minutes every day.
In truth, by June, I am likely to have only started Tolstoy's tome, consumed less sugar — and paid attention when I do...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Jay Sheets and his ever-present black cowboy hat were eliminated this week on "The Biggest Loser" in what he called a "dumb move" on his competitors' part.
Jay, of Farmington, Mo., was eliminated after gaining (!) one pound on the weight-loss reality...