| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Prosthetics, fake snow and the death of Margaret Thatcher were just some of the challenges the "Breaking Bad" team faced during the production of its final eight episodes.
"Breaking Bad" exec producer and director Michelle MacLaren took a moment from...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:30 AM
ZAGREB -- Croatia's Zagreb Film Festival, one of the leading fests in the Balkans, raised its curtains Sunday with a screening of Italian-Slovenian comedy-drama "Zoran, My Nephew the Idiot!"
Matteo Oleotto presented his feature helming debut, which won...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 2:53 PM
The Obama administration and allies have begun an effort to reshape the Syria opposition to give a bigger role to front-line fighters, a smaller one to exiles, and to exclude entirely Islamic radicals, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said....
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:47 PM
WIMBLEDON, England — Serena Williams insisted her round-of-16 loss to Germany's Sabine Lisicki wasn't a shock, because Lisicki is a good grass-court player with a "massive, massive serve" and was vastly underrated as the 23rd seed. In many ways,...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 1:58 PM
As she prepares to represent her country in an entirely different age bracket, tennis player Tina Karwasky is indeed proving that she only gets better over time.
Based on her outstanding play this year, her first in the 60-and-over division, the Glendale...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:23 AM
The American Cinematheque is celebrating the latest films from Croatia with a mini-festival, "Kino Croatia: New Films of 2013," which opens Friday at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood and then moves Saturday and Sunday to the Aero in Santa Monica.
| Dec 23, 2012
| 10:18 PM
Dennis Afanasev, who grew up in Williamsburg, finished in the top 32 of the boys 14-and-under division at the Orange Bowl tournament in south Florida, one of the top youth tennis events in the world.
After winning four matches in the qualifying rounds,...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Hiding inside the identity of someone else — someone recently disappeared, or murdered, for example — is a theme running through all sorts of crime fiction (Patricia Highsmith's Ripley mysteries) as well as cinematic variations on that theme...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Margaery Tyrell's family has offered her up as bride for creepy King Joffrey on HBO's "Game of Thrones," but according to actress Natalie Dormer, she's no pawn of Westeros politics.
Dormer, probably most familiar in the U.S. for her role as Anne Boleyn...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:24 PM
Former Williamsburg resident Toni Novack of Fort Myers, Fla., is on the Alice Marble Cup team that is representing the U.S. in women’s 60-and-over competition in the International Tennis Federation Super Seniors World Championships in Umag, Croatia....
| Jun 19, 2012
| 6:18 AM
"In Croatia, it's customary to ride donkeys into battle."
Emily packs her baggage (Ricki) and sends it back to Charlotte, so she can "focus on the guys" in Croatia. From the scenic shots of the city, it's definitely a place we want to visit -- mountains,...