| Jan 4, 2010
When the New Year's resolution calls for getting in shape fast, joining a gym and pushing yourself hard every day probably won't happen. What will work? Having someone scream, "Drop and give me 20!"
Fitness boot camps may be one of the fastest ways to go...
| Jul 13, 2010
Two years ago, I wrote a health column for the overweight, sedentary, stiff in the joints, anti-exercise, keep-my-hair-dry crowd.
Get yourself into a pool, watch your blood pressure come down, feel your joints relax and enjoy life again.
Two years ago,...
| Jul 24, 2008
IT'S THE Cannes of Capes, the World's Fair for Fanboys, the ultimate Bazaar of the Bizarre. Comic-Con International gets underway today at the San Diego Convention Center and 125,000 fans will attend this frothy celebration -- and hard sell -- of pop...
| Apr 23, 2009
By George, he gets it
Re “Get out of Iraq, now,” Opinion, April 20
I was heartened to read former Sen. George McGovern's article. In 1972, I was one of thousands of Democrats knocking on doors to encourage people to vote for McGovern for...
| Dec 27, 2007
Larry Kay has won awards and endorsements for his DVD that aims to teach preschoolers values through pet care.
His investors include a co-founder of the successful stamps.com and the head of the Red Mango USA yogurt chain. His resume includes stints at...
| 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,...
| Jun 12, 2007
As movie studios battle one another at the box office with their summer blockbusters, toy manufacturers that have hooked their fortunes to these films are facing a similar fight as they vie for the attention of young boys.
Yet, with nine movies having...
| Jul 14, 2008
Fans who pick up the recently announced "The Godfather: The Coppola Restoration," due out from Paramount Home Entertainment on DVD and Blu-ray on Sept. 23, are likely to see things in the 1972 Mafia saga and its two sequels they've never noticed before....
| Jun 20, 2008
Concert promoter Live Nation Inc. is negotiating the exit of its chairman, Michael Cohl, amid a dispute between him and CEO Michael Rapino, according to a newspaper report Thursday.
Cohl and Rapino have been battling over contracts known as "360 deals"...
| Jan 14, 2008
Apple Inc. had an incredible 2007. It launched the iPhone, saw a huge uptick in Macintosh computers sales and enjoyed the near doubling of its stock price.
As people flock to the annual Macworld Conference & Expo here this week, one thing is less clear:...