| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"It's much easier to show compassion to animals. They are never wicked." -- Ethiopian leader Haile Selassie
I'm still raving about the new movie "Gone Girl," but I find lots of people think I'm crazy, so I will offer you some negative reaction. I won't...
| Oct 2, 2014
•Debra: I am wondering why the Daily Press is not covering the story about the killing of the Pennsylvania State Trooper and the manhunt for Eric Frein. There has been nothing mentioned in the paper since Sept. 19, when an...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Anyone who has suffered the ignominy of a fire pit, a backyard full of guests and a pile of soggy wood could only empathize with Redmoon on Saturday night.
After rain and cold hit Chicago cruelly early in the season, the trio of floating mansion...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:00 AM
We were enjoying a stroll along this northern Spanish city's festive Rambla when our tour guide stopped in front of a vendor displaying an array of small painted figurines.
"We have an unusual custom here in Barcelona," she said. "Every Christmas, we...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:07 PM
As the "Hot Days, Cool Flicks" summer film series winds down to an end, filmgoers still have an opportunity to catch two of the top films screening at the Donald M. Ephraim Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival.
Presented by the Mandel Jewish Community Center,...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Scotland rejected independence in a historic referendum that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart, sow financial turmoil and diminish Britain’s remaining global clout.
A vote for the 307-year union is a relief for millions of Britons...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 2:38 PM
UCF's football season-opener may be 4,000 miles away in Ireland, but it's still a home game when your last name is O'Leary.
When UCF coach George O'Leary marches his team onto the field of Croke Park Stadium on Saturday, he'll be within three hours of...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:11 PM
LONDON -- Queen Elizabeth's racehorse Estimate, the 2013 Ascot Gold Cup winner, has tested positive for the banned substance morphine, Buckingham Palace said on Tuesday.
Estimate was one of five horses under various trainers who were found by the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The question of will they or won't they has been settled. In a historic Sept. 18 referendum, Scotlanders — weighing independence from Britain, but also weighing the impacts on its currency, membership in NATO and businesses — chose to cast...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"IN PHOTOGRAPHY there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality," -- Alfred Stieglitz
OUR GOOD Scots Presbyterian pal, who just happens to be the genius photographer Harry Benson, has had his darling wife, Gigi, send us some photos...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:00 AM
You can check out any time you like but you can never leave in Jean-Paul Sartre’s "No Exit," what's past is prologue in Neil LaBute’s "In a Dark Dark House," and you can always depend on Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire." Plus,...