| May 14, 2014
| 7:06 PM
UCLA hasn't had the toughest nonconference men's basketball schedule in recent years, but that is changing.
The Bruins announced Wednesday they added a sixth brand name to their early 2014-15 schedule — perennial West Coast Conference power...
| May 20, 2014
| 9:54 AM
Ennio Morricone, the celebrated Italian film composer, has canceled his upcoming June concerts in Los Angeles and New York, citing complications resulting from a back injury. The composer had already postponed the concerts from March and has now...
| May 20, 2014
| 10:17 AM
Elsa's love of cold climates will serve her well when the hit animated movie "Frozen" becomes a live touring show for Disney on Ice.
Feld Entertainment, which produces live touring family spectaculars, including shows under the Disney on Ice banner,...
| May 4, 2014
| 4:02 PM
As sports fans, we all want the best venues. As taxpayers, few of us want to foot the bill.
That's why public discussion on where our teams play isn't a luxury. It's a necessity. Unless the sugar daddy of all sugar daddies comes to the rescue, what...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:34 AM
The satire issue of “T: The New York Times Style Magazine” came out this week, and it includes a piece on the “forgotten literary genius” of J.P. Donleavy, a timely reminder of the cozy relationship between Ireland and America,...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Therell Wayne "Scoop" Knight has been a Zamboni driver at the XL Center in Hartford since it was called the Civic Center, way back in 1980, when Whalers, not Wolves, plied the slippery slab. Now 57, he leads a seven-person crew and is the dean of ice...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 4:21 PM
As our regular readers might recall, we didn't especially enjoy Red Hot Chili Peppers' appearance Sunday night during the otherwise-delightful Super Bowl halftime show by Bruno Mars.
Did our distaste for the band's rendition of "Give It Away" have...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:00 PM
The sideshow at Dodger Stadium is about to begin as Paul Stanley emerges from his backstage trailer, shirtless and in full kabuki drag: bright red lips, his face painted harlequin white, a black star over his right eye. The singer-guitarist is here to...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 12:51 PM
The ACC basketball tournament’s much-anticipated landing in New York will become official Wednesday when the league stages a news conference at the Barclays Center to announce a two-year contract with the arena for 2017 and ’18, sources say....
| Mar 28, 2014
NEW YORK — Madison Square Garden hasn't hosted an NCAA tournament game of Sweet 16 magnitude since 1955, but if any team is prepared for this moment on this stage, it's Michigan State.
The world's most famous arena? Friday's regional semifinal...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 1:00 PM
NEW YORK – The B train rolled out of Herald Square shortly after noon Friday. One OMG, five stops and 21 minutes later, I stood in front of Barclays Center, home to the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets and site of the 2017 and ’18 ACC basketball...