| Aug 29, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Grand Park has held plenty of concerts and holiday events but nothing quite like what's coming this weekend for the Made in America Festival.
Though organizers trimmed expectations for the crowd (estimates are around 35,000 — including security...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 9:31 PM
10 a.m. NFL preseason: Miami at Tampa Bay (d.).--NFL Net.
1 p.m. Tennis: U.S. Open qualifying.--CBSSN
1 p.m. NFL preseason: N.Y. Jets at Cincinnati (d.).--NFL Net.
1 p.m. Tennis: Women’s Connecticut Open round of 16 (in New Haven).--...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is known to many as Johnny "Football" for his flair and football talent. Well, johnny "football" – his name merits being in lowercase for this one – extended his middle finger toward the Redskins bench...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 9:58 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles face the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night (7:30 p.m., 6ABC) in their third preseason game of the year. The Eagles are 0-2 so far but Nick Fierro says the matchup will provide some interesting glimpses. … Despite Wednesday'...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The Toronto International Film Festival added more than 100 features to its 2014 slate today, with pics starring Dustin Hoffman, Kristen Wiig, Benicio del Toro, Diane Keaton, John Travolta, Keira Knightley, Adam Sandler, Jennifer Connelly and Arnold...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 10:06 PM
5:30 a.m. Golf: Made in Denmark second round (in Farso).--Golf
9:30 a.m. Golf: Made in Denmark second round (in Farso).--Golf
10:45 a.m. Basketball: U17 World semifinal (in Dubai).--ESPNU
11 a.m. Tennis: Western & Southern Open quarterfinals.-...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 10:17 AM
The Phillies are in last place and hemorrhaging losses. Ryan Howard is hitting .219; Jimmy Rollins, .239. Cliff Lee is hurt, and Cole Hamels wants out.
Then, there is Taney.
The Sixers are a rebuilding embarrassment. The Flyers just re-signed Kimmo...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 7:43 AM
Preview capsules for area high school girls soccer teams that reposnded to The Courant's request for information:
Last year: 7-8-2
Coach: Liz Palmer
Top players: Madison Perriolat, sr., midfielder; Sam Pineo,...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:06 PM
Times change, attitudes change and — sometimes, but not always — the nicknames of sports teams change along with them.
The U.S. Patent Office's decision to cancel six federal trademark registrations the Redskins own on the grounds that the...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:17 AM
“Game of Thrones,” HBO’s adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s epic fantasy novels, earned a leading 19 Emmy nominations on Thursday in North Hollywood. Meanwhile, over on the other side of the Atlantic, the 65-year-old Martin was...
| May 27, 2014
| 9:02 PM
JAMES CITY — There's a flaw in the seeding system for the new Colonial Rivers Conference 25 boys soccer tournament, and York High revealed it. Seeded No. 4, the Falcons rolled to an easy 4-1 win in the conference semifinals over a Park View team...