| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:32 PM
"Ride With Larry" will be shown one time only at the Orlando Film Festival: 4:45 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Plaza Cinema Café in downtown Orlando. It's the story of Larry Smith, a police captain forced to retire when diagnosed with early-onset...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:19 PM
Changes aimed at cutting violent hits in boys lacrosse
US Lacrosse announced Friday that violent collisions and sportsmanship have been added to its points of emphasis for the 2014 boys lacrosse rules. The revisions, made in partnership...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The title of Stephen Frears' new docudrama, which debuts on HBO on Saturday, is obviously provocative: "Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight." It could refer to many things — his bouts in the boxing ring, his complicated relationship with the public or...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 2:21 PM
The United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association notified Division I athletic directors and coaches by email Wednesday afternoon that it has reached an interim contract agreement with the Collegiate Officials Committee that is effective...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:07 AM
Astros move ex-Orioles manager Trembley to bench coach
Former Orioles manager Dave Trembley will return to the Houston Astros as a bench coach after serving as the third base coach last season, according to the Houston Chronicle. Trembley,...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Casey Kasem's three children from his first marriage staged a protest in front of his Holmby Hills home on Tuesday, declaring their only intention was to get to see the ailing 81-year-old radio icon.
A number of family, friends and former co-workers...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Whether you are contemplating moving into an adult community or you are a caregiver seeking short-term care for a loved one, area retirement communities offer programs and guidance to address either scenario. In many instances, these short stays turn into...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The fall television season is barely a week old but all four major broadcast networks already have something to celebrate.
"Everybody has got a potential hit on their hands," said Kelly Kahl, a CBS senior executive vice president. "It was a good week...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 10:56 AM
As Wilmette officials struggle to balance a municipal budget still reeling from the economic recession, local fair housing advocates are asking the board of trustees to reconsider a budget cut that would eliminate roughly half of a $48,000 fund that helps...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 3:58 AM
The broadcast networks will roll out 11 new series next week, and family is the key in the strongest entries.
“Mom,” at 9:30 p.m. Monday on CBS, casts Anna Faris and Allison Janney as estranged daughter and mother, both struggling to...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:14 AM
One of the most touching anecdotes in Linda Ronstadt's new memoir, "Simple Dreams," comes in the moment she told her parents she was skipping out on college to pursue a career in music.
"My parents were upset and tried to talk me out of it," she...