| Feb 19, 2012
| 4:51 PM
Jenna Fischetti picks a seat at a Baltimore County Starbucks where she can see who's coming and going. As a transgender woman, the 47-year-old is always on guard.
"My head's on the swivel," said Fischetti, a freckled brunette.
When she slips into a...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Screenwriter and director Stephen Sommers and his wife, Jana, have listed their estate in Malibu for sale at $13.5 million.
Set in the gated community of Serra Retreat at the end of a cul-de-sac, the rebuilt and remodeled main house and detached...
| Mar 18, 2012
Professional golfer Phil Mickelson and his wife, Amy, have listed their estate in Rancho Santa Fe for sale at $7.095 million.
Encompassing 4.88 acres, the compound includes a 9,500-square-foot main house and two guesthouses. The one-level Tuscan-style...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 1:23 PM
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnsonis on the hunt for the next big American "hero."
Variety reports that the actor and former WWE heavyweight has signed on to appear in the new reality show, aptly titled, "The Hero."
On the "Survivor"-like program, three teams...
| Oct 5, 2006
DELTONA -- Angelo Vaccaro, a combat medic in Afghanistan, called home last week to have some much-needed supplies sent overseas: Sour Patch Kids, Twizzlers, pepperoncini and beef jerky.
His mother, Linda, had it all boxed up and ready to go at her...
| Feb 8, 2008
After 15 months in Iraq, U.S. Army Sgt. John C. Osmolski was ready to come home.
The date was set: This coming Wednesday, Osmolski would be back in Eustis, playing with his nephew John Micheal and tinkering with his Jeep with his brother Daniel.
| Aug 20, 2009
| 12:47 PM
What's Hot: Interesting attempt at Contra-style arcade gameplay
What's Not: Mediocre in every way imaginable
Crispy Gamer Says: Fry
Let's cut to the chase: " G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra" is terrible. It's a typical tie-in that intends to sell copies...
| Jul 26, 2010
When the big studios commit big bucks on their big franchises, the list of directors deemed equal to the task suddenly can grow very small.
FOR THE RECORD:
New directors: An article in Monday's Calendar section about studios'...
| Aug 23, 2009
A hungry Fox spotted some grapes dangling plump and ripe from a vine overhead. Though he stood on his hind legs and stretched forth his long muzzle, he still could not reach them. As he slunk away he was heard to remark: 'Those grapes are probably sour...
| Nov 2, 2006
It's barely dawn, but the cars, pickups, vans, trailers and U-Haul trucks are lined up around all four sides of Veterans Stadium's parking lot, each vehicle filled with the detritus of American consumer culture. The engines are off, and vendors...