| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:16 PM
When "Disenchanted" made its debut at the Orlando Fringe Festival in 2011, it had a different title — one that rhymes with "Witches of the Kingdom."
The change in name aptly signifies how this show has matured, from one that would use a coarse...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:30 PM
In tradition of releasing its films early for limited engagements, Disney announced Monday that it will launch its 53rd animated feature, "Frozen," five days before the Nov. 27 nationwide release at the El Capitan Theater in Los Angeles.
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Julianne Hough, a white actress, darkens her gorgeous mug, dresses up as a black TV character she admires, and apologizes after she is subjected to an Internet backlash.
Some white idiots in Italy put on blackface for a fashion industry Halloween party....
| Feb 1, 2013
| 8:30 AM
In this week's episode of "The Real Princesses of Disneyland," Aladdin has his eye on Sleeping Beauty, Ariel calls Cinderella an old hag and Snow White is jealous of Tiana's new line of designer tiaras.
The new Fantasy Faire enchanted village opening at...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Let's not kid ourselves.
None of us want to wait until summer for some fun in the sun. We all could use some rest and relaxation right about now, whether your family's idea of vacation heaven is a bluebird sunny day on a ski slope, a blue-sky sunny day...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 8:23 AM
WYMER, W.Va. - The Laurel Fork Wilderness is more than a little out of the way.
The 12,052-acre tract lies 17 miles southeast of Elkins, tucked between long narrow ridges in the heart of the Allegheny Mountains.
The two-tract wilderness is in one of the...
| May 6, 2013
| 8:39 AM
Merida, the young heroine in the Disney-Pixar film "Brave," is joining the official ranks of Disney Princesses, and Walt Disney World is marking the occasion with a brief ceremony at Magic Kingdom on Saturday.
As one of the theme park's Limited Time...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:53 AM
Disney's Animal Kingdom marks its 15th year of existence on Monday. Fittingly, it has an Earth Day birthday. Take our quiz that looks back on the theme park's first decade and a half.
1. Even before the park opened, it had a name change. What word was...
| May 25, 2013
| 8:50 AM
The new "Mickey and the Magical Map" at Disneyland offers a solid if predictable storytelling foundation for an energetic musical stage show that's expected to run for years at the Anaheim theme park.
Photos: "Mickey and the Magic Map" show at...
| Oct 23, 2012
Russell Means, who gained international notoriety as one of the leaders of the 71-day armed occupation of Wounded Knee in South Dakota in 1973 and continued to be an outspoken champion of American Indian rights after launching a career as an actor in...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:06 AM
One thing about the Disney princesses is that the franchise is so successful there is no shortage of copycats, wannabes and satirical takes.
I can only guess Disney has come to expect this sort of thing.
So I doubt there's been much sleep lost in...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Gretchen Wilson didn't think turning 40 on Wednesday was a big deal. To her, it was just another number. Turning 36 a few years ago? That was a different story.
"For whatever reason, 36 was hard for me," Wilson said on Monday, two days before she...