| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Civil rights groups are now weighing in on security measures placed on Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his lawyers, arguing that they are too restrictive and may be preventing the defense from adequately preparing for what may be a...
| Nov 29, 2013
South Florida has a lot to be thankful for.
From the man in the cowboy hat who ran toward danger after the Boston bombs went off, to the teens in Davie who spent part of prom night rescuing car accident victims, let's tip our hats to South Floridians...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 3:56 PM
Dan Bongino launched his first campaign for office on a laptop computer in his dining room. His wife, alone at his side, was the only other person he was sure would vote for him.
Two years later, as the Severna Park man runs for the House of...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:30 AM
The 48-page report from Connecticut’s state attorney on last year’s Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre has been released, and it’s full of horrifying details.
Among other things, writes The Times’ Tina Susman, the 20-year-...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Charles Manson's girlfriend can't be too happy about this. She's all like "Charlie and I are going to get married." But Charlie's all like, No, we're not.
Meanwhile, all the single guys on planet Earth are like: "Charles Manson has a girlfriend?!?"...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:13 PM
As some readers may have noticed, I've been off my usual writing schedule lately. Dig out the special eight-page insert behind today's Lifestyle section, and you'll see why. I did a lengthy project on Carlos Arredondo, who became known as "the hero in the...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 5:19 PM
NEWTOWN — Fans packed the bleachers and filled the adjoining hill at Blue and Gold Stadium for the first home football game at Newtown High School this season.
Expectations were high. This was a team that had played in the Class LL quarterfinals in...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:59 PM
The emotion still comes up in his voice, 50 years after returning to his Miami dormitory room after classes and turning on the radio before football practice. The radio voice delivered news his young mind couldn't digest.
He walked outside his room as a...
| Nov 22, 2013
I was in the second grade when, returning to public school after lunch, some kids on the playground were saying the president had been shot.
The news, while startling, didn't fully process with me until I entered my classroom and...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 6:02 PM
SAN JOSE, Calif. — It is possible that I did attend some classes as a sixth-grader back in Ohio. But I have no memory of that. The playground is what I remember.
The playground was where epic basketball games unfolded. The playground was where...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:30 AM
David O. Russell's latest film, "American Hustle," is very loosely based on the Abscam sting operation of the late '70s/early '80s that resulted in the conviction of several congressmen and a New Jersey state senator, among others, on bribery charges. But...