| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:48 AM
The Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) has announced its 2014-15 season, filled with classic comedies and challenging, engaging new work.
"There is a point in life when each of us must give up the luxury of being 'nobody,' if only for a moment, to...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Former UConn star Andre Drummond was among the list of 16 finalists for the 12-man U.S. World Cup team announced by USA Basketball on Tuesday.
Washington Wizards guards John Wall and Bradley Beal and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap were among the...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 11:24 AM
The Sports Xchange
Hawks name Spahija assistant coach
The Atlanta Hawks named Neven Spahija as an assistant coach Monday.
Spahija, a Croatia native and former Croatian Coach of the Year with nearly 30 years of international coaching experience, most...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Faced with a contracting telco market in Europe, Spain's Telefonica did what seems logical: It bought the country's largest pay-TV operator. Now the telephone and Internet giant can settle into what seems like a growth market -- content creation and...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 1:24 PM
For the bulls, he was perhaps the most tantalizing of targets.
"Buffalo" Bill Hillmann is considered the best young bull runner from the United States. He travels to Spain from his Chicago home every summer for the famous running of the bulls in...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:43 PM
There is a possibility of death, and of being trampled by a herd of bulls or a crowd of people. Then there's the adrenaline rush of running alongside 1,500-pound animals roaring past you at 35 mph.
Running of the Bulls enthusiasts have walked that...
| Jul 12, 2014
There are hot summer nights in Chesapeake country when you just don't feel like committing to anything. Staying in for dinner, never mind cooking it, seems unthinkable. But after a hard day of slogging through the sultry air, the idea of sitting down...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Eighteen 1,500-pound bulls, 90,000 tomatoes and a daylong food and music festival: Thrill-seekers don’t need to travel any farther than Hawthorne Race Course to get a near-Pamplona, Spain, experience.
More than 3,000 people are registered for a...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Stepping quietly through the dimly lit 12th-century cathedral in the small Spanish town of Santo Domingo de la Calzada, I looked up to the ornate mausoleum in the rear and caught sight of something you don't usually well, never see in a church: two...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 10:00 PM
432 W. Diversey Parkway 773-857-2540
Rating: 3 1/2 (out of 4) Heating up
This past winter's wicked assortment of thunder snow, Siberian temps and polar vortexes had a positive summer legacy. "This last winter was so brutal, we wanted to...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 7:11 AM
Shortly after the Bulls unveiled him officially Friday, Nikola Mirotic apologized for his English. Never mind that, at 23, he speaks three languages — four if you count basketball.
That's a language in which coach Tom Thibodeau is fluent.