| Dec 11, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Chip Kelly closed his press conference on Wednesday by saying he doesn't believe in the Sports Illustrated jinx, which really was the only thing he could have said after being asked, when you think about it. But here's the deal:......
| Aug 29, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The late Junior Seau was not far from the thoughts of friends and associates in the immediate aftermath of news of a proposed settlement of concussion-related lawsuits between the NFL and more than 4,500 ex-players.
Seau, the former San Diego...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Here are some of the best long reads you may have missed from the week past.
A high-value Guantanamo Bay detainee reveals what it's like to be a guinea pig for "enhanced interrogation" and describes the deceptions he used to mislead interrogators in...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 10:32 AM
Let's say you want to buy a book for the male significant other in your life who doesn't read many books. I'm going to tell you how.
Step 1: Determine if he would even like a book as a gift.
The National Endowment for the Arts says that two-thirds...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Sadly, there won't be an appearance by the Beach Boys at the upcoming Kings-Ducks game at Dodger Stadium.
Now that would have been a master stroke in keeping with the SoCal theme. Kings Coach Darryl Sutter thought Neil Young would have been an...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 4:32 PM
"Scandal," "The Americans," "The Walking Dead," "Portlandia," "Ripper Street," "Vikings," "House of Cards," "Hannibal"—February sees the return of several TV favorites. New series also launch, including "The Red Road" on Sundance, "Mixology" and the...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:30 PM
It's a vote of confidence in hot rookie "The Blacklist," the James Spader drama will return to NBC with new episodes in January -- even if "The Voice" won't be there as a lead-in.
Last season, NBC coddled Monday rookie drama "Revolution," airing it...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Olympic diver Tom Daley is the latest athlete to come out as gay or bisexual.
Daley, a 19-year-old British diver who won the bronze medal for the 10-meter platform event in the 2012 London Games, announced that he is in a relationship with a man in a...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:51 PM
When Steve Hofstetter joined Hunter College High School's Improv club, his interest was otherwise occupied.
By a pretty girl, to be exact.
Two weeks later, she quit — but he didn't follow.
"I was hooked," said Hofstetter, 34, who will take the...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Lehigh graduate C.J. McCollum, a first-round pick of the NBA's Portland Trailblazers, recently participated in a Skype session with approximately 40 Liberty High School students and teacher Neiad Ammary. Currently preparing for training camp and...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 7:34 AM
With the Ravens storming to a confidence-building win and the Orioles stumbling to another listless loss on Sunday afternoon, it sure feels like summer has turned into fall in these parts.
But amid the Orioles' myriad issues, it's hard to not laud Matt...