| Nov 7, 2013
| 12:40 PM
‘Thor: The Dark World’ is an improvement over its predecessor
By: Vinay T. Harrichan
Coral Springs High School
Thor: The Dark World is the latest in Marvel’s spit-firing of comic book film adaptions. Following the basic formula...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 12:30 AM
In a rare reunion, the production team behind some of the biggest hits of the 1970s and '80s gathered at USC on Saturday to dish about old times and the issue of ageism in Hollywood
Paul Junger Witt and Tony Thomas took part in a panel sesh as part of...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Archaeologists have unearthed one of the oldest and largest wine cellars in the near-East, dating back to approximately 3,700 years ago.
Packed with 40 jars, 3 feet high each, it had a modern-day capacity of 2,000 liters, or about 3,000 bottles of wine....
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:25 AM
As if living through the past year were not trial enough to endure, we are about to be subjected to everyone's year-in-review retrospective. Among the year-end rituals, one of the more light-hearted is the various word nerd efforts to establish a Word...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 5:29 AM
Previously on "The Amazing Race," there were so many teams! And they were so happy! Until Phil sent most of them home. Last week, Leo and Jamal came in last place. Tonight, we find out who wins.
Here’s the part where I tell you that my...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 4:05 AM
The Slammy Awards will always have a special place in WWE history.
Not only do they have a nostalgic feel (with the first Slammys awarded in 1986), but they also plant seeds for future rivalries. On this edition, we saw a slight dissension among members...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:40 AM
The biggest shockers of Sunday night's "Walking Dead" occurred at the very beginning and at the very end. In the middle? Well, there was a whole lot of coughing.
The mysterious flu-like disease that began infiltrating the prison in the season premiere...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 9:49 AM
I'm hearing that a dog flu is going around. What symptoms should I look for, and when should I take my pet to the vet if he's sick?
There was an increase in the number of cases of dog flu, or canine influenza, in Montgomery County in August. This is a...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Every team in Chicago has a plan.
Except the White Sox.
The Blackhawks certainly have a plan. They started with a core of young and talented players, surrounded them with depth, hired Hockey Yoda and promoted his son, and put it all in the hands of...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 1:08 PM
The state's first confirmed flu case this season was detected Thursday in a child living in the Washington suburbs, state health officials said.
The child, who was not identified, was hospitalized briefly, but is recovering.
The flu strain detected...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Somehow, I knew that the flu would finally arrive this winter. I kept telling patients that during my 27 years of practice, I couldn't remember having a year go by without some sort of flu season. I thought this just might be the year, but as with many...