| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:00 PM
The well-chronicled failures of the Lakers were pushed aside for a day, mercifully their fans would say, as national media members converged on Staples Center to cover Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player.
He came out in a Sports Illustrated...
| 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...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:19 AM
For Stout Sports Bar and Grille owner Simon Kearney, there’s no time like now to raise money for the fight against breast cancer — or to raise a blazing pink, 28-foot LED cherry blossom tree outside his Oakland Park pub.
Kearney, who has two...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 4:43 AM
Former Miami Heat star Shaquille O’Neal doesn’t miss many slam dunks. Nana Meriwether is a slam dunk, and Shaq missed it.
Meriwether, who will travel from her home in New York to take part in the fifth annual Wild Fox Model Beach...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:53 PM
A day after initial reports surfaced putting Miami coach Al Golden atop Penn State's wish list for its coaching vacancy, chatter linking Golden to his alma mater continued gaining steam on Friday.
The Pittsburgh-Tribune Review reported late Friday...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Kate Upton, the model best known for gracing the cover of Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Issue, received a marriage proposal Friday night, but it wasn't from boyfriend Justin Verlander, the hard-throwing pitcher from the Detroit Tigers.
| Feb 9, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Former model Babette loves living "off the grid," as she puts it on her website. But that doesn't mean, ever, letting herself go.
On the subject, she says:
Philosophy: "It's important to keep up appearances, even when no one is looking."
| 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...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Time Inc. has tapped an alum of Sports Illustrated's website as the new editor of Entertainment Weekly.
Matt Bean will oversee all editorial operations of the magazine, reporting to Jess Cagle, former EW editor who was recently named editorial director...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Missouri defensive end Michael Sam is openly gay and proud. He is preparing to play in the NFL. And so I thought of Lance Briggs.
I thought of last April when NBA veteran Jason Collins told the world he is gay.
I thought of Briggs’ Twitter...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
In 1964, a 22-year-old, fresh-faced model singularly named Babette appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated, splashing in the waters off Cozumel, Mexico, clad in a midriff-baring two-piece swimsuit.
Little did she suspect the juggernaut that would...