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  • Where's That Wine From?

    Where's That Wine From?
    Each summer, thousands of visitors flock to the Connecticut Wine Trail, spending their afternoons tasting samples from the state's sprawling vineyards. But in many cases the wine they sip was produced from grapes grown far from the nearby vines. State...
  • Tony Awards Quiz: Betcha Can't Get All 12 Answers

    Tony Awards Quiz: Betcha Can't Get All 12 Answers
    Do you think you know the Tony Awards? Facts like how many times Neil Patrick Harris has hosted? Or The the year it began being televised? Maybe so, but what about the more difficult question? Here's our quiz. Click through theĀ  gallery above for the...
  • Wednesday's multi-sport local and college roundup: Petersburg shuts down Pilots; Tides get 22 hits in win

    Baseball: Coastal Plain League: Petersburg starter Ryan Gray of Trinity pitched seven innings of one-hit ball as the host Generals (2-6) held off the Peninsula Pilots 2-1 Wednesday in the second of three games in four days between the teams. A...
  • New York taking a larger bite out of Hollywood productions

    When director Marc Webb spoke to the big crowd at the premiere of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" here, he didn't open by saluting the cast or welcoming the colorfully dressed fans at the Ziegfeld Theatre. Instead, he gave thanks — to New York. "We...
  • Jurors can't agree on death penalty in decades-old double killing

    A mistrial was declared Monday when jurors could not unanimously decide whether a man who ordered a kidnapping that led to two deaths in Torrance almost 20 years ago should be put to death. Howard Bloomgarden, 46, was convicted May 15 of two counts of...
  • Report says midshipman had been drinking prior to fatal crash into creek

    Report says midshipman had been drinking prior to fatal crash into creek
    A midshipman who crashed his SUV into a creek and drowned in February had been drinking at an Annapolis bar earlier that night, a Naval Academy investigation found. Midshipman Max Allen, a senior from Chesterfield, Va., had ordered a burger and...
  • Lindsay Lohan's mom Dina Lohan sentenced in New York DWI case

    Lindsay Lohan's mom Dina Lohan sentenced in New York DWI case
    Dina Lohan avoided jail when she was sentenced in New York court on Tuesday and was ordered to serve 100 hours of community service, pay more than $3,000 in fines and participate in an anti-drunk-driving program. The mother of oft-embattled star Lindsay...
  • Excerpt: Venture Smith

    Excerpt: Venture Smith
    At the close of that year I was sold to a Thomas Stanton, and had to be separated from my wife and one daughter, who was about one month old. He resided at Stonington Point. To this place I brought with me from my late master's ... three old Spanish...
  • Louis C.K. buys summer home slept in by Babe Ruth

    Louis C.K. buys summer home slept in by Babe Ruth
    What do Babe Ruth, Teddy Roosevelt and Louis C.K. have in common? Similar taste in Hamptons getaways, apparently. The comedian, famous for his self-deprecating stand-up routines and his FX series "Louie," has purchased a Tudor-style cottage on Shelter...
  • Baltimore girls team set for UA All-America Underclass Lacrosse Tournament

    Baltimore girls team set for UA All-America Underclass Lacrosse Tournament
    The Baltimore girls team that will play in theĀ Under Armour All-America Underclass Lacrosse Tournament next month at Towson University's Johnny Unitas Stadium was announced Monday. The team includes freshmen, sophomores and juniors from high schools...
  • Noted choreographer William Forsythe to join USC School of Dance

    Noted choreographer William Forsythe to join USC School of Dance
    The USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance is bringing on internationally renowned choreographer William Forsythe to join the faculty as a professor in fall 2015 — just in time to greet the new school's first batch of BFA dance majors. Forsythe,...