| May 21, 2014
| 8:44 AM
For the final performance show of "American Idol" Season 13, Ryan Seacrest wore a white tux and 7,000 people showed up at the Nokia Theatre to watch Jena Irene and Caleb Johnson fight it out for the big prize.
Each singer would sing three songs. Round...
| May 3, 2014
| 8:00 AM
NEW YORK — Few figures epitomize the counterculture more than Ralph Steadman. Wicked satirist, outlandish cartoonist and, of course, longtime Hunter S. Thompson co-conspirator, the British artist has been making mayhem for five decades. In "For No...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:51 PM
El siempre oscuro tema de las peleas arregladas en el boxeo volvió a relucir luego de la fácil victoria del mexicano Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez sobre su compatriota Alfredo 'El Perro' Angulo, la semana pasada en Las Vegas.
Me sorprende, sin embargo, que...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Sam Schwartz, co-founder of the powerhouse film and TV composer agency Gorfaine/Schwartz, has been collecting art for 15 years. But judging by the veritable museum he and his wife Shanit call home, you'd think it was more like a lifetime.
| Mar 23, 2014
| 4:32 AM
In the early morning hours of Nov. 21, 1942, less than a year after the United States was thrust into World War II, the latest edition of The Hartford Courant hit the streets of a city wondering how one of its own fared on the biggest stage in sports....
| Mar 26, 2014
| 4:47 PM
In the 1940s, we lived in the country. Every Sunday, after Mass, before we drove home, my father bought the Hartford Courant from a young man selling them from a stack on the wide asphalt expanse in front of church. My brother and I weren't allowed to...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 4:58 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — On the day before the women's Final Four, commentators and fans inside Bridgestone Arena used words like "epic" and "historic" to describe an almost irresistible championship game matchup of unbeaten teams to rival college...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
An all-day salute to the late Mickey Rooney...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 12:30 PM
"I had to show my voter registration and passport to get in here," joked Robert De Niro as he accepted the 2014 Muhammad Ali Celebrity Fight Night Award on April 12 in Phoenix. "And to get a drink at the bar, I had to prove I was not gay. Which is why I...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 5:20 PM
"Touching the Wild" (PBS, Wednesday). "That deer was willing to see me as an individual, and he very clearly saw that I granted him his individuality," says naturalist Joe Hutto of the meeting that led to years spent becoming one with the mule deer of...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:20 PM
For someone who's considered the best mixed martial arts fighter in the world, Jon Jones sure gets treated like a punching bag outside the Octagon.
He's been called out by some of the sport's biggest names. His merits are questioned constantly by...