| Sep 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
In the wake of outrage over the actions of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, we can thank the strong voices of ESPN's Michelle Beadle and the Orlando Sentinel's Mike Bianchi — among others in the sports world and beyond — for elevating...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 7:20 PM
I agree with your Sept. 18 editorial, "Failing marks for schools," and the urgent need for improvement.
You state, "And we all ... must find a path for improvement." Perhaps the kids need a new type of "American Idol." Yet on page 2, on...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Bruce Bozzi Jr.'s great-grandfather knew how to draw attention after he opened a restaurant in an Italian section of New York City in 1926.
Pio Bozzi and his friend John Ganzi had arrived from Parma, Italy, and intended to name their restaurant after...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 1:41 PM
PRETORIA (Reuters) - Oscar Pistorius fue absuelto el jueves de los cargos de asesinato contra su novia Reva Steenkamp, aunque la estrella del atletismo olímpico y paralímpico se enfrentaba a una complicada noche luego que la jueza sudafricana que ve su...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 12:32 PM
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and the Baltimore Ravens have been taking a great deal of heat for their lenient treatment of running back Ray Rice for punching his then fiancée (now wife) in February 2014. Now, with the video of the actual assault...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:07 PM
I don’t believe, as some have claimed, that watching that new elevator video where Ray Rice assaults his soon-to-be wife revictimizes her.
The release of the video is not a privacy violation; there should be no expectation of privacy in a public...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Standing in the football area of UCLA's Hall of Fame, Brett Hundley ponders how he might remodel it.
The display for Gary Beban, UCLA's only Heisman Trophy winner, would have to be downsized.
"Move it over, but keep him here," Hundley said,...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 3:00 AM
A few words about the "poor door."
Maybe you already know about this. Maybe you read on Slate, saw on Colbert or heard on NPR how a developer qualified for tax benefits under New York City's Inclusionary Housing Program by agreeing to add to its new...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 8:21 AM
Televised scenes of fires and looters ravaging storefront buildings in Ferguson, Mo., brought flashbacks in my memory to other urban riots a half-century ago — and to lessons that Ferguson officials failed to learn.
Among them: Never underestimate...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 8:28 PM
In the world of broadcast journalism, it is most unusual for an on-camera reporter/anchor to enjoy a 30-plus-year career in a single market. Vikki Vargas, Orange County bureau chief for NBC 4, is such a journalist.
Her breadth and depth of knowledge...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:40 PM
The penalty was underwhelming. The angry public fallout was not.
A month after the NFL suspended Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice two games after he allegedly knocked out his soon-to-be wife at an Atlantic City hotel, the league admitted its error...