| Nov 28, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The former UCLA football player glistened with tough, his blade prosthetic a shiny blur as he sprinted into the Rose Bowl.
This popular offensive lineman who lost his leg in a motorcycle accident 16 months ago brought the blue-clad crowd to its feet...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Smokey Robinson, at 73, is still the consummate cool. He still has a voice as smooth as butter. And he has a deep catalog of 46 albums in 45 years –one of which won him a Grammy just six years......
| Dec 31, 2013
| 12:12 AM
Ohio State head coach Woody Hayes leaves a pregame huddle before the Rose Bowl game between USC and Ohio State. Right after this photo was taken, Hayes shoved Times photographer Art Rogers' camera into his face....
| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Competes with: BMW 4 Series, Audi A5, Infiniti Q60, Mercedes-Benz C-Class Looks like: A Cadillac ATS with two fewer doors Drivetrain: 272-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder or optional 321-hp, 3.6-liter V-6, rear- or all-wheel drive, six-speed...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Everybody was afraid of freezing. I was afraid of falling.
During the recent polar vortex — we used to call them cold snaps — warnings were issued about frostbite and how quickly it can attack bare skin when temperatures drop into the single...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Bob Cratchit worked at Mega-Mart, which is to say, he worked all the hours his employer allowed him to work but never was allowed quite enough hours to make ends meet for his family, nor to reach that magic threshold that would have made him a real, full-...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:59 PM
A city police instructor was sentenced Tuesday to two months in jail for shooting a trainee during exercises, an incident that left a man critically wounded and, in the words of a prosecutor, "brought dishonor onto the Baltimore Police Department."...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:33 AM
My 11-year-old son spends a lot of time in the dark. By which I mean he plays video games and watches TV in his room with al the lights off for a few hours a day. I've always been told that it is bad for your eyes to do that, but when I tell him that,...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:39 AM
I have city eyes. Apparently I was born with them. Whenever my parents and sisters exclaimed about the beauty of a beet plucked from our Connecticut garden, I would think, "Mmmm ... a beet ... cousin of the sugar beet, source of that white powder...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:42 PM
A 23-year-old man who punched a woman repeatedly with a knife extending from his fist – including in both her eyes – during a brutal attack early Wednesday was ordered held without bail this morning in Cook County bond court.
| Dec 24, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Twas the night before Christmas and all through sports,
Coach Santa was stressing the published reports,
The pundits and critics were sealing his fate,
Santa's North Pole Gators had just finished 4-8.
Angry fans spewed venom while nestled...