| Feb 18, 2013
| 8:40 AM
This month's installment of New London's Friday Night Folk Series hosts Lucy Kaplansky, who is current out tour in support of her new record Reunion. The Boston Globe referred to her as "the troubadour laureate of modern city folk," so we recommend making...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Dun, dun, dun, dunnnn. You probably just put those syllables to the tune of the first four notes of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, one of the most popular musical phrases of all time, without even realizing you were doing it. Boston Globe music critic...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 8:05 AM
Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, the fourth publisher of the New York Times, who made history with his decision to publish the Pentagon Papers and revived the "Good Gray Lady" of print journalism with a radical redesign that set a new standard for newspapers in...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 7:18 AM
Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera Wednesday night became baseball's first triple crown winner in 45 years, leading the American League in batting average, home runs and runs batted in.
Cabrera locked up the home run and RBI titles early in...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 9:58 PM
Mark De Rosa? Kevin Kouzmanoff? Placido Polanco? Scott Rolen?
That’s the bulk of your 2012-13 free agent third basemen, unless you count first baseman Mark Reynolds, the only player to strike out more times in a single season than...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 10:18 AM
A major Connecticut insurance company continues to be a political lightning rod in one of the nation's most closely watched U.S. Senate races — the one in Massachusetts.
Television advertisements for both candidates, incumbent Republican Scott...
| Oct 22, 2012
Sasha Issenberg's "The Victory Lab" is a groundbreaking look at how computer data, analysis and the application of behavioral science changed the way campaigns are run in this country. A former political correspondent for the Boston Globe, Issenberg...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 3:00 AM
What the hell do I say to my straight 14-year-old son about porn? Should I say anything? My sister tells me that all the research shows my son has been looking at porn for three years already. Am I too late?
— Distressed Anxious Dad
| Feb 20, 2013
| 3:11 AM
We're delighted to welcome Sun Sentinel business news reporter Miriam Valverde to the Shop-O-Matic blog.
Valverde is a reporter covering general business, retail and restaurant news online and in print for the Sun Sentinel Money section. She will offer...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:43 AM
Chicago diners who think they are eating red snapper may actually be munching on goldbanded jobfish.
Those who order Alaskan cod may really be tucking into a threadfin slickhead. And fans of yellowtail could just be getting a fish tale.
These are some...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Leave it to Michael Bay to spend $26 million making a low-budget comedy. If that sounds like a robust price tag for "Pain & Gain," his new true-crime-inspired tale about three Miami gym rats who kidnap and extort a wealthy sandwich shop owner, consider...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 2:12 PM
BOSTON (Reuters) - The surviving suspect in last week's Boston Marathon bombing was moved to a prison medical center outside Boston on Friday, while the body of his older brother who died in a shootout with police remained unclaimed, officials said....