| Aug 31, 2013
Commercial apple varieties mostly lack the intensity, complexity and idiosyncrasies of the finest older and specialty kinds, for which the prime season has just begun. It's a good time to review the most flavorful varieties that will be available at local...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 4:22 PM
For the first time in 14 months, Ronald Cruz was a winner on Saturday night at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center. The promising Bethlehem welterweight, considered a championship contender, ended a two-fight losing streak by knocking out Mexico's Rodolpho...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 10:26 AM
The end of World War II in August 1945 signaled the end of one epic conflict but also the beginning of another: the Cold War, which "touched the most familiar and remote areas of Florida," as historian Gary Mormino writes in his social history of our...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Gia Allemand, who appeared on "The Bachelor" and its spinoff show "Bachelor Pad," died Wednesday following an apparent suicide attempt.
"Due to a critical loss of brain and organ function, life support was withdrawn today," the reality star's publicist,...
| Aug 26, 2013
IN A corner of the immaculate lawn of Mt Nebo Missionary Baptist Church, in Philadelphia, Mississippi, lies a long tombstone adorned with fresh flowers. Nobody is buried there; the stone is a memorial to James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner,...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:32 PM
US Open tennis 2013 TV coverage: ESPN2, ESPN, Tennis Channel and CBS air the tournament from USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens, N.Y., for the last Grand Slam tournament of the year Aug. 26-Sept. 9. The US Open returns to the USTA...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The women in this summer's lauded Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black" are as colorful as the orange jumpsuits worn by the inmates of Litchfield Prison where the show is set.
Though they live within the confines of the same barbed wire fence, the...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Actress Leah Remini is reportedly leaving the Church of Scientology.
The former "King of Queens" star decided to end her some three-decade-long relationship with the church after disagreeing with several of its policies and getting push-back for...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 12:12 PM
In the wake of Saturday’s acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, New York rapper Pharoahe Monch has released an incendiary track called “Stand Your Ground.” It’s a potent, hard song that...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:18 PM
Children from New York City hopped off a bus at the Chambersburg Mall on Tuesday afternoon with a week in the country before them.
The Fresh Air Fund connected children with nine families in the region for the week. The not-for-profit agency provides...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Karen Batts may live in Queens New York now, but at heart the "Project Runway" contestant is a Boca girl.
"You can see it with my colors," Batts explains in a telephone interview. "I love color. When I moved up here a year and a half ago [they told me...