| Oct 26, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Sting lives up to his nickname, "the King of Pain," with "The Last Ship." Melancholy tones of sorrow and regret saturate this highly personal and intensely felt musical play, which is set in Wallsend, the industrial town in the north of England where...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The lineup and configuration of the revived Cairo Film Festival is starting to shape up with a mix international and Arab film, including the world premiere of "Wall of Heroism," by Mohamed Rady, a war pic shot in 1998 but never released for political...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:09 AM
After a bumpy six years, $175,000 and plenty of blood, sweat and tears, Eric Bugbee is ready to take a victory lap as his BMX film "Heroes of Dirt" has its world premiere Oct. 25 at Allentown's Miller Symphony Hall.
"We're really psyched," says Bugbee,...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 7:16 AM
The identity of the mystery man lauded as a hero for saving an elderly man from a burning home in Fresno over the weekend has been revealed.
Until Monday, Thomas Artiaga's identity was unknown, but his heroic actions were seen by thousands of people...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:40 PM
In the history of human storytelling, the flawed hero is as old as the story of Achilles that the ancient Greeks once told one another on the Acropolis hillside.
In more modern times, though, and especially writ large on the silver screen, animated...
| Oct 13, 2014
“Saturday Night Live” put its own spin on the dystopian young-adult mega-franchise in a fake movie trailer poking fun at […]...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:35 PM
Retired boxing champion Mike Tyson is being hailed as a hero after he came to the aid of a motorcyclist who had been severely hurt in a crash on a freeway in Las Vegas last week.
The incident happened Tuesday evening, when Ryan Chesley, 29, was...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 9:49 PM
The misstep that allowed a Texas nurse to contract Ebola while treating a patient may have exposed others to the virus, the nation’s leading healthcare official said Monday as experts stepped up scrutiny of medical workers at the hospital where...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Capt. David McCampbell pulled off a feat during World War II, taking down nine Japanese fighter planes in just one battle.
While the hero pilot's actions may have made headlines decades ago, they're not nearly as well-known nowadays. So during a ceremony...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 9:39 PM
At a candlelight vigil within a few hundred feet of Kevin Bell's home in Chappelle Gardens, the fallen Hartford firefighter was remembered Sunday night as a hero, a role model, a devoted husband and father, and a talented musician and D.J. known as "B-...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Durbar II has been shocking people for more than a century.
When the 3-year-old, French-bred, American-owned Thoroughbred won England’s prestigious Epsom Derby in 1914, despite going off as a 20-1 long shot, the genteel world of English horse-...