| Apr 19, 2013
| 9:29 AM
The massive manhunt for 19-year-old Dzhokar A. Tsarnaev, suspected with his older brother in the bombings Monday at the Boston marathon, has Boston and surrounding suburbs in a standstill after authorities warned residents to stay home.
| Apr 26, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Well, Michael BublÚ, you've made our hearts melt yet again.
The crooner gave an impromptu performance at theá66th Street Lincoln Center stop of the New York subway Thursday, singing the Jackson 5's "Who's Lovin' You." He sang the song with a capella...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Los Angeles' Metro rail system has finally grown up, so it should be no surprise that it would start treating Angelenos like transit adults and demand that riders pay a fare (and make up to $9 million annually in the process).
Starting today, the Los...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 3:37 AM
The Petoskey Blaze and ALS each picked up victories Monday in a pair of games played in the Petoskey Women’s Softball League at Bayfront Park’s Ed White Field.
In the opening game, the Blaze topped the Predators II, 4-2, in eight innings as...
| Jun 19, 2013
What do Disney World and the New York City subway system have in common — besides frequent sightings of bigger-than-life mice?
Both do a good job of transporting people and giving their customers entertaining rides.
When passengers are carried...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Ryan McGrath and other Baltimore-area runners were relaxing after the Boston Marathon, refueling with some burritos, when they heard the blasts.
"I thought maybe it's one of those boat-type things that just shoots off a cannon every day," said McGrath,...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 8:40 PM
NEW YORK — In the program for "Lucky Guy," the play Nora Ephron raced to complete before her death last year, there's a note by the author titled "Journalism: A Love Story."
That's a pretty good description of the drama, Ephron's valentine to...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Sam Fleischner's terrifically conceived and executed sophomore feature, "Stand Clear of the Closing Doors," alternates between an autistic 13-year-old boy's extended walkabout in the New York subway system and his undocumented Mexican family's frantic...
| May 17, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Nothing in the Los Angeles Philharmonic's repertoire calls for 135-ton trains. The orchestra aims to keep it that way when Metro light rail cars start rumbling through a subway tunnel near Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Experts who know the hall's...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Our pick of the 5 best and worst Super Bowl commercials 2013. Watch them all on USA Today's Ad Meter and vote for your favorites. Another year of Super Bowl commercials is in the books, and it looks like the best of the bunch tugged at the heartstrings or...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Japanese police have finally captured Naoko Kikuchi, one of the last remaining suspects from the 1995 sarin gas attack on the Tokyo subway, who admitted to being relieved that her life on the lam had come to an end....