| Jan 13, 2014
| 8:41 PM
WACO, Texas — It's not easy to stand tall in Texas when one of your guards is 5-8 and the other is 5-7.
It's not easy to stand tall in Texas when the other school has the best guard in the country and is hunting for an official's whistle every...
| Jan 25, 2014
When the topic is hurricanes in these parts, the conversation begins and ends with the one that stormed ashore on Sept. 21, 1938.
"The Great Hurricane of 1938," slammed into Long Island with such force that it registered on a seismograph in Alaska and...
| Jan 24, 2014
In early 2012, Aline Kominsky-Crumb traded her red hair, nose ring and reputation as the cartoonist wife of controversial underground artist Robert Crumb to become a familiar archetype in Miami: a beach-blond bombshell.
As a social experiment "for art's...
| Jan 8, 2014
"Todos aquí somos humanos
Qué más me da el color, la raza..."
Siendo una joven universitaria en Nueva York Colleen Kattau descubrió a Víctor Jara, el cantautor chileno fusilado en septiembre de 1973 por los seguidores del general Augusto Pinochet....
| Jan 2, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Katherine E. Rafalko, a retired Stella Maris nursing supervisor who had been a World War II Army nurse and treated Battle of the Bulge casualties, died of heart disease Monday at her Timonium home. She was 91.
Born Katherine Kinney in Rochester, N.Y.,...
| Jan 5, 2014
August 1955 is hot, and wet.
On the 12th and 13th, the tail end of Hurricane Connie has passed, dropping up to 8 inches of rain over much of Connecticut.
And now it is hot again, this being one of the warmest months on record, thanks to a persistent...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 9:31 AM
AMC released Saturday a new trailer for its Revolutionary War spy drama, "Turn," and announced the series will premiere at 8 p.m. Sunday, April 6.
Don’t let the period costumes fool you into thinking this is a quaint tale: The riveting 90-minute...
| Jan 5, 2014
Ilyse Weinshall and John Vanderah were never supposed to meet.
"He's a Catholic boy from East Dubuque, Iowa, and I'm a Jewish girl from Long Island, N.Y.," says Ilyse, 47.
"It's a miracle we ever crossed paths at all," adds John, 48.
| Dec 31, 2013
| 10:17 AM
In one of the worst routs in college basketball history involving a Division I school, Southern defeated Champion Baptist College, 116-12, on Monday at Baton Rouge, La.
Champion Baptist, a member of the Assn. of Christian College Athletics, didn't score...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Chuck Cecil went to his first big band show in 1939, driving with three high school friends in a Model A Ford to South Gate to see bandleader Jimmie Lunceford at the Trianon Ballroom.
The following year, he was at the opening of the Hollywood...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 7:04 AM
The Planned Parenthood region that serves Broward and Palm Beach counties has six new board members.
They include Elaine Johnson James and Valerie McCarthy of Palm Beach County, Janet S. Solitt of Broward, and three from Miami-Dade County.