| Jun 6, 2010
| 10:03 AM
Daniel Flores handed a digital camera to a friend and grabbed a place next to Babe Ruth's monument in the famous park beyond the center-field wall at Yankee Stadium.
This was a no-brainer for the 29-year-old Army officer and Miguel Cotto backer.
| Dec 28, 2008
Robert Graham, a Los Angeles sculptor with a towering public presence who designed major civic monuments across the nation, died Saturday at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center, his friend Roy Doumani said. Graham, who had been ill for about six months,...
| Aug 11, 2008
Like an aging prizefighter with an iron jaw, the Broadway Boxing Gym has taken its share of punches over the last three decades.
The gritty, no-frills South Los Angeles gym, once a beacon for world-class fighters, fell into decay in the late 1990s. Its...
| Jun 13, 2009
DETROIT -- Slide over Super Mario and make room on the Stanley Cup for a new batch of Pittsburgh Penguins.
Max Talbot scored two second-period goals, and the Penguins overcame the loss of captain Sidney Crosby and a whole lot of history to beat the...
| Mar 12, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- A $50,000 reward is being offered for information that helps solve the 1977 murder of a local boxing manager and gym owner who inspired the character of Mickey in the "Rocky" movies.
Howard Steindler, 72, was beaten by two men and forced...
| Apr 11, 2009
| 5:32 PM
On paper, the Blackhawks' victory Saturday over the Detroit Red Wings had very little meaning. The game had no ramifications on the Western Conference playoff race as the Hawks already had wrapped up the fourth spot and home-ice advantage in the first...
| Oct 28, 2008
Invite Bono and the Edge to a night celebrating B.B. King, and odds are pretty good there will be some "Rattle and Hum" in the air.
Lucky music fans who attended the Thelonious Monk Institute's annual benefit show at the Kodak Theatre on Sunday watched...
| Apr 6, 2008
| 5:16 PM
Please gather up your belongings as you exit the thrill ride Patrick Kane and the Blackhawks embarked on this season.
Fittingly, Kane scored the final goal of the season for the Hawks during their 4-1 loss to the Red Wings on Sunday at Joe Louis Arena....
| Aug 5, 2009
| 8:06 PM
NEW YORK -- Budd Schulberg, who wrote the Oscar-winning screenplay for the Marlon Brando classic "On the Waterfront," died Wednesday at age 95.
Schulberg, the son of a studio boss who earlier had defined the Hollywood hustle with the novel "What Makes...
| Mar 4, 2008
| 11:05 AM
The Lehigh Valley's three signature downtown hotels -- the Americus Center Hotel, Hotel Bethlehem and the former Hotel Easton -- share a historic bond, but they have emerged from their glory days of the 20th century in different ways.
Buoyed by a solid...
| Mar 11, 2008
| 9:43 PM
The Blackhawks are running out of season.
The knowledge that they again gave the NHL's top team a rough time just isn't enough these days as the games click off the schedule with the Western Conference playoffs looming. The Hawks' 3-1 loss Tuesday...
| Sep 17, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Ideally, I should rewrite ESPN's news release about its plans for the final game at Yankee Stadium in my own words. But after all that Mike Francesa transcription and answering 113 questions in my live chat, I don't feel like......