| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:23 AM
They say fame changes people, but even after winning “American Idol” and releasing a platinum-selling album, Leesburg, Ga.-based singer-songwriter Phillip Phillips wants nothing more than to be himself.
“I already knew what kind of...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Soul Triple Skull Tank
The SoulCycle revolution is here. The fitness movement popular in Los Angeles and New York has spawned a clothing line that can be purchased exclusively on shopbop.com. This black tank top with gold metallic lettering is flashy,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Let's get the bad news out of the way first: Rich Lafleur, a 20-year-old construction and landscaping worker from Clarksville, choked at the mic in the Hollywood Week episode of American Idol that aired last night.
But here's the good news: The brief...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 12:35 PM
Roughly midway through his headlining set at Washington’s Howard Theatre on Friday night, Ja Rule reflected on a missed opportunity from 2007.
That summer, Ja Rule was a veteran MC in search of a spark to a stalling career, and Lil Wayne was...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 4:24 PM
SETTING THE SCENE: Saturday’s outdoor practice started at 2:45 p.m. and ended at 5:20. The sun was out for most of the workout with temperatures hovering in the high 70’s. Players were in full pads after having Friday off from practice...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Despite a slightly bumpy road to get here, we’ve finally made it to the live shows. After baseball had interrupted the last two weeks causing scheduling problems, "X Factor" finally got back on course, with two new hosts. On the latest episode,...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 3:43 AM
The show opens with text telling us that last night was about the best year of their lives, but that tonight will be "The worst night ..." I really hope that's not true for any of these people.
The opening number is all the female pros and troupe...
| Nov 22, 2012
This time of year, "thankfulness" and "gratitude" are terms folks throw around so much that they almost become greeting card platitudes.
Maybe people mean it, maybe they don't.
Doctors have linked the concept of gratitude to inner peace, even physical...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:34 AM
First comes love, then comes marriage and then comes time to pick out the baby carriage — and decorate the nursery.
Already the tabloids are speculating on the room where England's heir to the throne will lay his royal head when Prince William's...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 11:14 AM
If Justin Bieber or the Rolling Stones suddenly decided to stage an impromptu concert in a public place somewhere in America without a permit, would the authorities ignore it and shrug it off? Doubtful. Even buskers performing in the New York Citysubway...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:32 PM
This time, "Idol" pays a visit to Pittsburgh, the City of Champions. Is this where we will find the ultimate winner then?
THIS! Is "American Idol"!
Side note: I love how the Scotty McCreery clip that the producers added to the opening credits this...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 3:58 AM
It's the 200th episode of "So You Think You Can Dance" and also the night on which the Top 20 will be revealed.
Cat calls herself "the gift that keeps on giving." You're not wrong, doll. Judges tonight are Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, and Zooey Deschanel....