| Oct 31, 2013
| 7:12 AM
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acupuncture. Thursdays, 9 a.m. $20 group setting....
| Oct 30, 2013
| 1:56 PM
In 1969, in a case involving children who were disciplined for wearing black armbands to protest the Vietnam War, the Supreme Court ruled that students don't "shed their constitutional rights to freedom of speech or expression at the schoolhouse gate." ...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 4:30 AM
SEOUL - Hot from "Snowpiercer," Korean director Bong Joon-ho (pictured) is to turn executive producer on melodramatic thriller "Haemoo."
The film is directed by Shim Sung-bo, who was previously Bong's co-screenwriter on cult detective thriller...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 3:00 AM
They're two men from nations once at war, faraway realms with starkly foreign languages, cultures and such opposing weather as frozen wind and tropical heat.
But these days, Don Sammons and Nguyen Dinh Pham prefer to concentrate on what they have in...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:53 PM
The first Army officer who fought since the Vietnam War to receive the nation's highest military award visited Chicago this week and said he hoped his Medal of Honor reflects positively on the thousands of Americans who have served and sometimes died in...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 11:13 PM
HARTFORD — In 1972, with the Vietnam War still going on, Gary Wood was playing football at Hudson Valley College in New York when he got his draft lottery number. It was 13.
But as things turned out, Woody got lucky.
"You know I was going,"...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 8:00 AM
There is no big set piece to open "Solo," the new James Bond novel by British author William Boyd. The secret agent best known as 007 doesn't launch the story with an extravagant car chase, sky diving stunt or gunfight.
The book is populated with...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:18 PM
Ken Norton Sr., a former heavyweight boxing champion who beat Muhammad Ali once — breaking his jaw — and fought him to two other extremely close decisions, died Wednesday at a care facility near Las Vegas. He was 70.
Norton had been in...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 3:12 PM
After 10 months of writing and researching five hours a day, umpteen thousand words and 66 chapters, I'm pages away from completing my book. I'm hoping to finish today; however I must complete this column, teach at the Leadership Institute in San...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:24 AM
The Baltimore Museum of Art looks a little off-putting these days. Much of the exterior is covered over and a good chunk of the interior closed off to the public while an extensive renovation project is under way. But once you navigate the temporary...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:24 PM
What started out 33 years ago as a cathartic purge of Vietnam combat trauma demonstrates artistic staying power and relevance in the hard-hitting revival of “Tracers” at the AMVETS Post II Building in Culver City.
Depicting the fates of...