| Apr 18, 2014
| 3:53 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO — Highways and bus transit ground to a halt in parts of Brazil early Friday, and flights were delayed as Brazilians launched on their long Easter holiday weekend.
Brazil's transportation system has been the subject of heated...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:57 AM
While Aussie artist Chris Edser slept half-a-world away, Chicago sports fans were abuzz Wednesday about his cartoon GIFs of Bulls center Joakim Noah. Edser released another GIF overnight on basketball art blog Ron Artist, this one of Jo swatting Lebron...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In a perfect colossally Minimalist world, where resources and rehearsal time are no object, the Los Angeles Philharmonic might have concluded its Minimalist Jukebox festival Sunday with a revival of John Adams' "The Gospel According to the Other Mary." It...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:05 AM
Conviction is the word that keeps coming to mind in watching "Heaven Is for Real," the latest faith-based film to debut this Passover-Easter season.
It is there in Todd Burpo's story of his 4-year-old son's near-death experience, which the Nebraska...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 6:50 PM
Call it the Great Easter Egg Smackdown of 2014. Every time I write about hard-boiled eggs, I seem to get a flood of mail telling me, essentially, "You're an idiot, and you're doing it all wrong."
So this year I threw down the gauntlet. On our Daily Dish...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 12:49 PM
PARK CITY, Utah -- Let's say you've starred in not one but two long-running pulp TV hits. And let's say you have little to prove yet an abundant desire to work.
Let's say, in other words, you're Don Johnson, who lately has been eager to roll up his...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:28 AM
The annual candied Easter egg sale by Beech Grove United Methodist Church in Suffolk is in full swing.
Each year church members and volunteers hand-make thousands of eggs for sale as a church fundraiser.
Orders are now being taken through April 5...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 7:28 PM
As Obi-Wan told Luke, a lightsaber isn’t a clumsy weapon like a blaster, rather it is an elegant weapon for a more-civilized age.
Well, now the truly civilized Disney Infinity players soon will be able to yield the weapon, too, just as the...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 1:28 PM
1. After giving Australia, parts of South America and other land masses south of the equator a warmer summer than usual, the sun slipped north of the equator Thursday. Now, with the arrival of spring, the United States, Europe and most of Asia can...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 10:41 AM
The Doctors House Museum in Brand Park has seen a steady increase in visitors since 2009, added a new vintage clothing curator and will bring back some successful events from the past, according to a new report about the museum — the first...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 10:24 AM
The crazy town that is "Bates Motel" won't get any saner when it reopens March 3.
A&E Tuesday posted four video teases for Season 2 on its YouTube channel that reflect the videos you can see at its new interactive www.bates.motel.com web site.