| Jan 31, 2014
| 10:44 AM
The Super Bowl isn't the only game in television Sunday.
But it will be the main event, because the NFL extravaganza is usually the year's most-watched telecast. The Denver Broncos play the Seattle Seahawks at 6:30 p.m. Sunday on Fox. Bruno Mars, a...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Some people are calling it the Groundhog Day Superbowl. Others, noting that both states, Washington and Colorado, have legalized pot are calling it the Superbong. Either way, it’s rare when two great national holidays combine on the same day....
| Jan 31, 2014
| 6:27 AM
Magic swingman Arron Afflalo, irked he was snubbed by East coaches casting All-Star votes for reserves, declared that “next time around, I intend for there to be no debate about where I belong at my position and in the league, for that matter. I&...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 4:37 AM
The sea cow is betting on the horses.
Buffett the Manatee, who calls The Aquarium at Mote Marine Laboratory his home, says the Broncos will beat the Seahawks Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2, otherwise known as Groundhog's Day, reports the Bradenton Herald....
| Jan 11, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Pau Gasol considered the question. Was this the worst loss he'd ever experienced in the regular season?
There were surely more painful ones in his career, but they were followed by months of basketball silence — Game 6 of the 2008 NBA Finals:...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 8:28 AM
After two days of major disruptions and cancellations, Metra trains ran normal schedules this morning though some commuters waited more than half an hour in the cold because of delays.
Most of the delays were on the Burlington Northern Sante Fe line,...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Repercussions from the heavy snowfall started to sound like the punch line to a joke Thursday:
It snowed so much, Chicago closed its outdoor ice skating rinks. Elmhurst began dumping its snow in a quarry usually reserved for flood overflow. And the...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 8:14 AM
The annual Crimeline Chili Cook-off is coming up fast. The Jan. 4 competition at Seminole Harley-Davidson, 620 Hickman Circle in Sanford, is a family-friendly event that includes an impressive law-enforcement motorcycle challenge. From 10 a.m.-2 p.m.,...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 8:22 PM
It's football championship week in the Southern Section, and one player who has separated himself as special is Jaleel Wadood, a senior receiver and defensive back for top-ranked Bellflower St. John Bosco.
As a receiver, Wadood has 68 receptions for 1,...
| Nov 8, 2013
Stroll end to end at IndieCade, a now-annual game festival and conference in Culver City, and there’s as much for the spectator as there is for the player.
Look right, and four people are walking around with robots on their heads, walk left and...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Mike and Molly Season 4 premieres at 9pm Monday, Nov. 4, on CBS. When it debuted in 2010, the buzz on Mike & Molly was that it had the audacity to treat overweight people as — gasp! — regular people, and make them the focus of the show as...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:30 AM
What's the first sign that the holidays are upon us? The ugly, inflatable six-foot Santas on sale with the Fourth of July mosquito candles? The delicate strains of "The Little Drummer Boy" wafting over your back-to-school shopping in September? Or is it...