| 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...
| Jan 28, 2010
Acura waved the magic wand and turned a sport ute into a sedan.
It converted the midsize MDX with three rows of seats into the 2010 ZDX hatchback with two rows.
Acura calls the ZDX "a four-door sports coupe for passionate getaways (and) designed...
| Dec 23, 2009
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakuel is a kids comedy that screams "Direct to DVD." It doesn't help that it screams that in high, squeaky, three-part harmony.
Whatever slim charms there were in the nostalgic, musically cute and slapstick-friendly first...
| Jun 19, 2009
| 1:05 PM
One of last year's most-discussed foreign films, this Oscar nominee details through extensive animation the experiences of the film's writer-director, Ari Folman, a former Israeli soldier who was privy to a massacre following the death of Lebanon's...
| Jun 24, 2009
Kevin Pollak's live online talk show is supposed to run for two hours, but tonight it's going long again -- way long. That doesn't bother Pollak: He wants his guest to keep talking.
Between sips of beer, former "Saturday Night Live" star Dana Carvey...