| Jan 21, 2014
| 1:56 PM
You're going to be hearing a lot about 50th anniversaries this year.
PBS' "American Experience" has a two-hour program called "1964" that premiered this month. It included such milestones as Barry Goldwater's presidential campaign, which though...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:47 AM
Tony Kelly is a plumber in Louisville, Ky., who thought last Friday would just be a normal work day. He got his list of calls for the day, when one of his co-workers noticed something: One of the houses he was going to was right next door to where...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 10:12 PM
NEW YORK — Before WikiLeaks, before Edward Snowden, and before the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks turned most government offices into fortresses, there were eight people with suitcases who broke into an FBI office housed in a suburban apartment...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 8:52 PM
RENTON, Wash. — They are remarkable. They are unstoppable. They can't be beat.
Ken Norton Jr. will gather his Seattle Seahawks linebackers before Saturday's playoff game and remind them of this, raising his voice like a corner man in boxing, and...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 8:30 AM
For those who want to better understand the roots of the U.S.' current social, cultural and political discord, "1964" is must-see TV. That's because unlike a lot of arbitrary anniversaries, the events of a half-century ago clearly echo through the present...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 9:56 AM
The World Boxing Council on Thursday ordered negotiations to begin between heavyweights Chris Arreola of Riverside and top-ranked contender Bermane Stiverne to arrange the bout that will fill the world title left vacant by Vitali Klitschko.
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The subject matter is so intriguing as to exacerbate the sense that "Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight" is something of a letdown, dramatically speaking. Anchored by Frank Langella and Christopher Plummer's performances as Supreme Court Justices Warren Berger...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Ken Norton Sr., a former heavyweight boxing champion who defeated Muhammad Ali in 1973, then lost in the rematch later that year, died Wednesday at a hospital in Arizona where he had been undergoing rehabilitation since suffering a stroke last year,...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:30 PM
If the Supreme Court sides with the plaintiff in a dispute over the copyright of the 1980 Martin Scorsese pic "Raging Bull," Hollywood studios would likely have one less defense to use in idea theft cases. But plenty of entertainment attorneys also hope...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:27 PM
"Parks and Recreation." Ron Swanson (Nick Offerman) is married! Again! What can it mean? Well, for last week's season premiere it meant a double episode including a trip to London that was among the best the show has aired. Andy (Chris Pratt) met his...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:46 PM
"Brooklyn Castle" (PBS, Monday). "I think that this is a good thing for kids to be exposed to," coach Elizabeth Vicary says in Katie Dellamaggiore's 2012 film about a fearsome and lovable inner-city middle-school chess team, "the idea that truth isn&...