| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:09 PM
UCLA fans were given a treat Saturday … the Bruins opened the season at home.
This was the first time since 2009, the Bruins started the season in the Rose Bowl. They are tentatively scheduled to play Virginia on the road to begin the 2014 season....
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Breaking up is hard to do, especially when bidding adieu to the addictive yarn that is "Breaking Bad."
To help cushion the blow leading up to the Sept. 29 series finale, network AMC will air a five-day marathon of all seasons of the cult-favorite series....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 5:55 PM
She is 46, a teacher, wife, mother — and prisoner in her own home.
In the past two years, she has called Orlando police 39 times, whenever her son has turned violent. At 19, his 250-pound body — with a third-grader's maturity —...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 5:05 AM
When my son Eli started first grade last year, he was anxious about the things that most kids fear. What if he didn't like his teacher? Or something was really hard? Or none of his friends were in his class?
The last one was his worst-case-scenario: no...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:58 PM
People may get excited about all the new cable and network programming being discussed at TCA, but chances are, man's best friend couldn't give two woofs about "Sleepy Hollow" on Fox or the latest HBO original series. That's why the Israeli-based media...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Lonely, bored dogs left at home all day while their owners are at work could soon be getting some digital company - a TV channel with programming just for pooches. DOGTV, a 24/7 channel designed specifically for man's best friend, will air nationally next...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:53 AM
SOUTH BEND -- Lisa Banasiewicz was working the concession stand at The Kitchen BMX Skatepark when she heard a roar.
She walked out to see what was going on and saw her son, BMX champion Brett Banasiewicz, attempt a flair move less than two weeks after...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:16 PM
After all the pomp and circumstance of the NBA Finals and the Stanley Cup Final, fans now turn their attention to the mass of ineptitude that is Chicago baseball. It's downright laughable.
The good news for the Cubs is they're not as bad as the White...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:05 PM
After 15,000 years of humans domesticating dogs, a new study shows the bond formed between a canine and its owner may be close to the one shared between a baby and his or her parent. CBS Reports.
Called the "secure base effect," the phenomenon occurs...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 4:40 PM
The other day I was looking up something on the computer when I came across one of the craziest things I have seen in ever so long.
It was the offer to play a new game on the Internet. This is what the ad said:
"Adopt virtual children and nurture them...
| Apr 29, 2013
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April 29, 2013
Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...