| Jun 3, 2015
| 7:12 PM
No explanation necessary.
No apologies either.
And no need whatsoever for the Orlando Magic to justify, clarify or rectify the hiring of Scott Skiles — a popular former player — to coach their team.
Maybe it's just me, but it seemed like...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 1:24 PM
Wednesday marks the 150th anniversary of President Lincoln's death, the result of his being shot while attending a play at Ford's Theater in Washington D.C.
Poor Lawrence Gobright, rest his soul, is still taking grief for it.
Gobright was the...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 3:55 PM
Jailed millionaire Robert Durst pleaded not guilty Tuesday to the newest charge against him: a federal charge of possessing a gun after a felony conviction.
U.S. District Judge Lance Africk set a trial date for June 22 before Judge Helen "Ginger"...
| May 19, 2015
| 9:12 AM
LAS VEGAS — Boxing fans across the country and their lawyers are calling the hyped-up fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. a fraud and want their money back, and then some.
At least 32 U.S. lawsuits seeking class-action status...
| May 19, 2015
| 5:16 AM
Boxing fans across the country and their lawyers are calling the hyped-up fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. a fraud and want their money back, and then some.
At least 32 class action lawsuits in Chicago and across the country allege ...
| May 14, 2015
| 3:17 PM
Come Preakness day, many fans at Pimlico Race Course may crane their necks to peer beyond the fence of Under Armour's infield hospitality tent, where celebrities attract at least as much attention as the thoroughbreds on the track.
The fast-growing Under...
| May 15, 2015
| 8:52 AM
One encouraging byproduct of the thirst for coverage of the Baltimore Uprising is that it exposed those in the know to a number of new, young, and daring journalists and photojournalists. Namely, there's Baltimore's Devin Allen, who had the cover image of...
| May 13, 2015
| 11:24 AM
Terry Crews is one busy man. He just beat Mike Tyson in "Lip Sync Battle" with a performance of "A Thousand Miles" that would bring Vanessa Carlton to tears. (How does he command so much emotion from those pecs?) He hosts "World's Funniest." And, of...
| May 11, 2015
| 2:59 AM
| May 7, 2015
| 5:18 PM
Fight of the Century! What could possibly go wrong?
Oh, dear. The disconnect between marketing and reality felt like a sucker punch to the consumer's gut, or was it their wallet?
It had the feel of Geraldo Rivera's overly-hyped TV special, "The...
| May 4, 2015
| 8:27 AM
Anyone who was expecting a Rocky-style slugfest during Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s victory over Manny Pacquiao is probably wishing they hadn't shelled out $100 to watch the fight.
As expected, Mayweather put on another tactical showing in his victory by...