| Sep 1, 2011
| 3:30 AM
Six Flags unveiled its 2012 lineup of new roller coasters, thrill rides, water slides and live shows at the amusement park chain's 12 North American locations.
> Photos: New attractions coming to Six Flags parks in 2012
New Six Flags President and Chief...
| Jun 19, 2011
Virginia M. Fields, a leading scholar of early Mesoamerican art and archaeology who joined the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's curatorial staff in 1989 and devoted 22 years to making the museum a vital center of Latin American culture — partly by...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 3:40 AM
What’s the point of a music critic? In my case, I’m sure of what it isn’t: it’s not to obnoxiously claim “FIRST!” on an obscure basement act nor is it to boorishly write off work because it’s “just not for...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 2:42 PM
If you're like many people, when you think of New Jersey, you probably think of larger-than-life gangsters bullying everyone around them.
Television and pop culture have ingrained this image in our minds, but, graciously, the modern-day politicians of...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 5:03 PM
Usually, rude people aren't well-liked. They're not popular. They don't get elected president of their college's student government association, let alone governor of a densely populated state.
But somehow with the current governor of New Jersey,...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 12:15 PM
Let's see: Our Wisconsin Supreme Court is choking each other. Our New Jersey lawmakers are threatening to punch each other in the head. But when it comes to crazy fights in government, we're still way behind Afghanistan.
At least the fight in their...
| Dec 19, 2010
The occasional car crawls down 11th Street, its driver and passengers looking for a parking space not too far from their destination, a nondescript residence that is becoming a popular tourist destination in a working-class Cleveland neighborhood....
| May 15, 2011
| 6:20 PM
With high unemployment rates, shaken investor confidence and three ongoing wars facing the United States, Fox News' Bill O'Reilly and Comedy Central's Jon Stewart will square off Monday night to debate that most important of topics: Common's appearance...
| Apr 5, 2011
Q: Your 5-year-old is starting to ask where babies come from. Is she too young for The Talk?
I told my kids, "The father puts his sperm into an egg that the mother carries and the egg grows into a baby in the uterus until it is ready to...
| Jul 20, 2010
Liz Kahman inserted her ear buds and selected an Usher song on her iPod Touch before starting her run on a treadmill.
"If I'm listening to something upbeat, it helps me to keep up the pace," said Kahman, 19, of Bloomington, Illinois.
She's not alone....
| Jul 28, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by Mike Memoli A federal court in Arizona has blocked the most controversial provisions of the state's anti-illegal immigration bill from becoming law. 10-1413-87.pdf Judge Susan R. Bolton, appointed by President Clinton in 2000, said in her ruling that...