| Aug 10, 2013
| 9:00 AM
SÃO MIGUEL DOS MILAGRES, Brazil — Anyone who says it's the journey that matters most wasn't trying to navigate through the favelas of Maceió, my launch point for Brazil's Costa dos Corais, or Coral Coast, 50 miles north.
Although Maceió has a...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Athletes, sports officials and politicians worldwide have condemned recent Russian legislation that criminalizes public displays of support for gays and lesbians. But an international consensus is building that to boycott the 2014 Olympic Winter Games...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Danny Boyle’s art heist thriller “Trance” is as much about the theft of a precious painting as it is a ......
| Aug 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
ESPN has severed ties with a hard-hitting PBS "Frontline" documentary about the National Football League's management of player head injuries — a two-hour show that was a collaboration between the sports giant and the public television network....
| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:42 PM
News flash for those just tuning into the controversy of a potential boycott of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.
The Olympics tend to be a hot mess, politically and socially. The world peace thing truly is a wonderful concept, but it always...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:30 PM
NBCUniversal is trying to widen the audience for its flagship property "Sunday Night Football" with a series of promos that burnish the pigskin showcase among not only sports fans but also celebrity-watchers and current-affairs aficionados.
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:46 PM
The Huntington Beach Marketing and Visitors Bureau announced Monday that Kelly Miller will be its new president and chief executive officer.
Steve Bone will retire by the end of summer after five years in the posts. He was one of the founding members of...
| Jun 7, 2013
The water, Esther Williams once quipped, was her favorite costar.
With her beauty, sunny personality and background as a champion swimmer, Williams shot to stardom in the 1940s in the "aqua musical," an odd sub-genre of films that became an enormous hit...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 6:39 PM
Joe Rogowski, the Orlando Magic’s head strength and conditioning coach, is leaving the team to join the Houston Rockets.
It’s a difficult loss for the Magic, because Rogowski is widely regarded as one of the best strength coaches in the NBA....
| Mar 16, 2013
| 7:55 PM
Historians have said that losing the Philippines in the early stages of World War II was a defining event in the career of Gen. Douglas MacArthur.
The same could be said of Edwin Ramsey. But Ramsey couldn't admit defeat.
After MacArthur's retreat in...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Burbank — Brothers Ian and Sam McKinnon are used to a little friendly competition.
As baseball players for Burbank High this past season, the brothers got a healthy dose of competition while helping lead the Bulldogs to their first Pacific...