| Aug 30, 2010
The average American watches about five hours of television a day, industry studies have shown.
Instead of being a total couch potato, fitness experts say, try these moves to torch calories at the same time:
Keep equipment on hand. Stash small weights,...
| Aug 17, 2009
| 1:11 PM
There's more fun in Springfield in this set from creator Matt Groening's long-running animated Fox series.
The season started in 2000 with the traditional "Treehouse of Horror" episode, and as it progressed, it involved quite a cast of guest voices: Drew...
| Oct 5, 2009
It's the CW's dirty little secret: In its seventh season, "One Tree Hill" is watched by more people than the network's "it" show, "Gossip Girl." It always has been.
The success, hushed though it has been, has come despite major upheavals to the show, a...
| May 9, 2010
Los Angeles and this tiny Gold Rush town share the same "City of Angels" nickname, and the similarities don't end there.
Just as Hollywood honors its celebrities with a star on the Walk of Fame, Angels Camp gives the same treatment to its best frog...
| May 18, 2010
| 11:00 AM
When I was a child, camping in style meant sleeping in a trailer and not having to use a flashlight to find the bathroom. Today, the great outdoors is filled with everything from inflatable bounce pillows to cappuccino carts and Wi-Fi.
I remember camping...
| Aug 8, 2010
On a steamy, drizzly morning, my friend Alejandra Cisneros leads us on a narrow dirt path through the flooded rice fields.
A few yards away, a dozen ducks march single file across a dirt berm, tails twitching, looking very businesslike. Local farmers...
| Jan 4, 2010
Before Tracey Mallett wrote "Super Fit Mama," she felt like a super fat mama.
The normally 115-pound fitness guru gained 55 pounds during her first pregnancy. She even delayed releasing a workout DVD because she didn't feel good about herself. It took...
| Aug 17, 2009
Denise Austin has made a life out of motivating people to get moving. For more than 25 years, the San Pedro native has watched the fitness world transform, cheerleading along the way. She's sold more than 20 million exercise videos and DVDs, starred in...
| Apr 10, 2009
Two to four times a week, Holly Perkins works with "Entourage" star Adrian Grenier, putting him through sets of lunges and stepping exercises to keep him buff. When director Chris Weitz is filming a movie, as he is now in Canada with the "Twilight"...
| Jun 8, 2009
Who says you have to lift heavy dumbbells to build muscle?
These days, more exercise instructors are building strength through dance-inspired toning moves, using little to no extra weight -- just your body and a high number of repetitions.