| Feb 3, 2012
Bob Fortune calls the Pittsburg Steelers his hobby. He says last year about this time, he was preparing for a good time attending Super Bowl XLV at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington. The Ohio father of three says he and his wife, Sandy spent several thousand...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 12:53 PM
College football heavyweights are meeting in Dallas today to discuss the future of the BCS.
If the talks go well, the 50-60 playoff models proposed last month in New Orleans could be whittled down to a dozen.
“I’m sure we’ll look and...
| Jul 27, 2011
Somewhere between Skull Island and the Crazy Horse Saloon, I lost her. There I was in the blistering sun of a Texas summer, a 7-year-old in rumpled shorts and a pixie haircut, suddenly missing a sister 12 years my senior.
I remember feeling afraid, but I...
| Jul 26, 2011
Randy Ford banks on his bar, J. Gilligan's, being packed with Cowboys fans on home game days. He says the lockout had him worried.
"I was listening to the radio and watching on TV everyday, literally every day," said J. Gilligan's Bar & Grill Owner Randy...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 4:41 PM
It's hard to argue with results.
The Southeastern Conference has won five straight Bowl Championship Series titles and clearly is the most dominant conference in college football.
So it would make perfect sense that my prediction for this year's BCS...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 2:19 PM
Games To Watch
Boise State vs. Georgia (Sept. 3 at Georgia Dome): This matchup features a great battle of quarterbacks with possible Heisman Trophy aspirations: Kellen Moore and Aaron Murray. Moore was a finalist last season and could be one this year...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 5:01 PM
If you're heading to the Cowboys' home opener Monday night, plan to get there early. The NFL is beefing up security this year, and added security will mean an added wait.
At Sunday's Rally Day at Cowboys Stadium, fans were ready for Monday's home opener....
| Oct 4, 2011
He was the founder and chairman of the board of Calabasas-based ValleyCrest Landscape Cos., the nation's largest landscape services company, whose projects have included the gardens at the Getty Center and the rooftop community garden at Walt Disney...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 11:21 PM
Raymond Huizar threw for three touchdowns and the Golden West College football team began its season Saturday with an impressive 34-7 victory over Glendale Community College at Orange Coast College. Huizar was 18 of 24 for 216 yards. He threw two...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Join us in reading Ben Fountain's latest novel, "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk," the August Printers Row Book of the Month selection.
After an embedded Fox News television crew captures a few moments of warfare waged between Iraqi insurgents and the...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 11:26 PM
Chat with Ben Fountain
Ben Fountain will join our Book of the Month discussion via Skype at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 16. To attend the event, which will be in Tribune Tower, email firstname.lastname@example.org by Aug. 10. Space is limited and will be reserved on a...