| Dec 6, 2014
| 3:31 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Brandon Graham lists his favorite TV show as the "Fresh Prince of Bel Air," which is about a Philadelphian trying to adjust to a somewhat radically different environment. But lead actor Will Smith's character's personality got over on...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Preparation and a forward-looking mindset is key to good leadership. Good leaders act with a plan and a purpose. Often that plan goes astray, and in those circumstances survival is determined by adaptability and the ability to stay calm and make...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Gerald McRaney is just an old softie who wears his heart on his sleeve whenever he talks about his wife of 25 years, "Designing Women" actress Delta Burke.
"Ten years ago, I had lung cancer," said the actor, 67, who came to fame in the lighthearted...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Hollywood is warming up to tackle the National Football League with several projects that focus on concussion-related brain injuries among players. Each of the works could shed new light on the most contentious issue plaguing both the sport and the...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:32 PM
Team: Charlotte Bobcats/Hornets
Ownership: Majority owner since March 17, 2010
Records: 115-213 (since March 17, 2010)
Notes: The Bulls legend held minor stakes in the Washington Wizards in 2000-...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The National Football League has taken to the digital field with the kickoff of NFL Now, an Internet-video service offering gridiron fans hundreds of hours of free content and a $1.99-per-month premium package with access to even more.
But while NFL...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 6:04 PM
STATE COLLEGE — James Franklin arrived at Beaver Stadium on Monday in a golf cart, which he screeched to a halt to avoid hitting an off-guard reporter. The Penn State football coach apologized for the near collision, but not the enthusiasm.
| May 3, 2014
| 5:51 PM
As part of the NBA's sweeping sanctions against Clippers owner Donald Sterling over his controversial racial remarks, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is urging the league's other owners to push for the Clippers' sale.
Silver said that if three-quarters...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 6:13 AM
Figure skating, skiing and hockey at the Sochi Olympics are likely to command the biggest audiences this week. NBC should score another easy win in the ratings.
But it's a busy week for other reasons. Jimmy Fallon takes over "The Tonight Show," now in...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Being chased or attacked. Being nude in public. Dying. Drowning. Falling. Flunking a test.
These calamities star in the classic nightmares that haunt our sleepy time under the sheets.
I bet Sam Rubin gladly would have traded any of those nocturnal...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:15 AM
After the coffee. Before checking Jimmy Fallon's ratings.
The Skinny: Watched episode four of "House of Cards" last night. No spoiler here but I think CNN's Ashleigh Banfield got a more high-profile assignment in a fictional TV show than she ever...