| Jul 30, 2014
| 12:30 AM
HONG KONG - Paramount Pictures Australia has removed an insensitive online poster for its upcoming release of "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles."
The film will release in Australia on 11 September, anniversary of the terrorist attacks in New York and...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:10 AM
Paramount Pictures film studio apologized on Wednesday for a poster for its upcoming film "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", showing the four characters jumping down from an exploding skyscraper underscored with a Sept. 11 release date.
The poster went...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 7:01 PM
The Urban Dictionary calls Los Angeles "a massive tangle of highways and roads, also rumored to contain people and houses."
In the last century, the rise of the automobile, decades of highway construction and an assortment of other pressures drove...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Paramount Australia is facing harsh criticism Tuesday after sharing a “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” poster that invoked memories of 9/11.
“Check out the official poster for #TMNT in cinemas September 11,” read the Twitter and...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Like many freelance writers, Kate Sprouse often works in coffee shops. And like most Americans, she was horrified when she heard the news about the Boston Marathon bombing—and disturbed when she began overhearing random coffee shop conversations...
| Jul 8, 2014
I promised in Saturday's column of cut-down fireworks comments to use more complete versions of readers' reactions here on the blog. I'll do that today and Thursday, sandwiched around Wednesday's "What Is It" reveal. In case you haven't seen the......
| Jul 16, 2014
Our series on the Lehigh Valley Conference's all-time best teams reaches the Final Four phase this Sunday. Spoiler alert: Three of the final four on the top-10 list are football teams, all state champs -- Parkland 2002, Liberty 2008 and Central Catholic...
| Jul 24, 2014
It's impossible to watch the character anchoring Anton Corbijn's cool, clear-eyed film version of "A Most Wanted Man" without forgetting the fate of the bleary-eyed but fantastically vital actor who plays him.
Philip Seymour Hoffman died of a drug...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:37 PM
The Justice Department has announced that it won’t pursue a criminal investigation of a dispute between the Senate Intelligence Committee and the CIA over whether agency staffers poached on the committee’s turf and vice versa.
| Jul 10, 2014
| 10:58 AM
NEWINGTON — Hiram Percy Maxim, a Hartford businessman and early ham radio enthusiast, was frustrated.
In January 1914, Maxim tried unsuccessfully to transmit a radio message from Hartford to Springfield. So he sent the message to a radio...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:39 AM
The life of an artist takes you places far and wide. For 31-year-old Graham Coreil-Allen, it has taken him from Galveston, Texas, to New Orleans and Brooklyn, N.Y., before he ended up in Baltimore.
Coreil-Allen has been focused on his ongoing art series...