| Jan 3, 2010
In the two and a half years I've been writing this column, we've seen the debut of game-changing devices such as the iPhone and Kindle and the explosion of social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook, which dramatically altered the way many of us...
| 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...
| Jan 6, 2010
| 12:38 PM
How would Rory Gilmore's life have proceeded after "Gilmore Girls"? This light comedy isn't a sequel to that series, but former "Gilmore" girl Alexis Bledel has the pivotal role, so it's easy to project that onto the film. Bledel plays a newly minted...
| Jan 8, 2010
| 1:49 PM
Bishop David Simpson
Other job experience: Spiritual leader of Diocese of Florida for International Communion of the Charismatic Episcopal Church, taking in 14 churches and 500-600 people. Former Episcopal Church member and priest.
Education: Degree in...
| Jan 9, 2010
If all the Consumer Electronics Show coverage this week has you scheming to buy the new Google smart phone or a 3-D home theater system, you aren't alone. Americans have an insatiable appetite for the latest and greatest gadgets.
So what if we own an...
| Dec 20, 2009
Before she was the multimillionaire CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment, dressing in Chanel suits, mingling with media moguls and dreaming of becoming a U.S. senator, Linda McMahon was broke.
It was 1976. McMahon and her husband, Vincent K. McMahon, had...
| Jan 14, 2010
A few years ago, in January, Barb Lito and her husband decided to bite the bullet and buy some home exercise equipment.
"We both had gym memberships, but with demanding jobs and family commitments, we were not making that time to get to the gym," said...
| Jan 17, 2010
Aziz Ansari likes to pick fights. As Leslie's ( Amy Poehler) undermining lieutenant Tom Haverford on NBC's "Parks and Recreation," his attacks are snide but subtle. Ansari is much more aggressive. The 26-year-old comedian takes down everyone from his...
| Jan 19, 2010
| 6:53 AM
There aren't a lot of television series that merit the set number getting this high, but the saga of the Ewing family of the Texas ranch Southfork certainly reached that threshold (with two more seasons afterward). Here, the focus is on master schemer J....
| Jan 25, 2010
| 10:11 AM
New to Virginia or first retail location
Bensi Ristorante Italiano, Italian Restaurant & Bar:Bensi is an upscale modern Italian restaurant with 20+ locations throughout the East Coast specializing in classic Italian fare. Bensi has chosen this as...
| Jan 25, 2010
| 1:24 PM
Almost as quickly as rehearsal footage was assembled into a feature film, this final view of music icon Jackson's talent moves from theater screens to home video. Director and choreographer Kenny Ortega compiles scenes of Jackson at Los Angeles' Staples...