| Dec 1, 2011
| 7:31 PM
ARIES (March 21-April 19): The friction you sense isn't fiction. Your outgoing nature can't be squashed by mere mortals, but you should be sensitive to signs that co-workers or the boss are aggravated by your take charge manner.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20):...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 6:55 PM
ATLANTA (KTLA) -- Whitney Houston almost got booted from a Delta Airlines flight on Wednesday after she reportedly refused to fasten her seatbelt.
TMZ reports "multiple sources" said they witnessed the 48-year-old throwing a fit when a flight attendant...
| May 13, 2011
| 8:59 PM
Sometimes I'll tackle a white-hot topic in this space that inspires readers to become writers.
Amid the slings and arrows of rejoinder, some gracious letter-writer might offer an attaboy for my "courage."
And I smile. But not for the reason you...
| Dec 14, 2011
Sequin dresses, feathers and chiffon are on full display at the Wichita Art Museum. It's a new exhibit showing off a collection of dresses from the powerhouse Motown singing group, The Supremes.
Click here to see photos.
But beneath the frills, the...
| May 20, 2011
| 6:47 AM
Contemporary Players Ensemble: Tribute to American Icons
Free, 7:30 p.m., March 10, Lincoln Theater, The Hartt School, 200 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford, (800) 274.8587, harttweb.hartford.edu
Imagine your iPod Shuffle is filled entirely with deep...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Reverb-drenched recordings are a hallmark of the modern indie rock sound. The Dum Dum Girls are no exception, but unlike so many of their peers, they truly own their production style, in a focused, non-arbitrary way — like they spent more time...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 11:15 AM
The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to let special interest groups spend anything they want influencing elections has triggered a political earthquake, and a Wesleyan University team is playing a huge role in mapping the fault lines.
Following the recent...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 7:51 PM
Legendary pop singer Whitney Houston was found dead Saturday at a Beverly Hills, California, hotel, officials said. She was 48.
The entertainer, whose incredible talent was discovered at an early age, was pronounced dead at 3:55 p.m. (6:55 p.m. ET) at...
| Feb 12, 2012
Questions swirled Sunday about what caused iconic singer Whitney Houston's sudden death, with authorities offering little information at a time when many were still struggling to come to groups with the news.
While an autopsy was complete as of late...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 10:00 AM
• Thursday: Freya, Earth Crisis, Letters To The Exiles, more, $12-$14. 6 p.m. Webster Underground, Hartford; Grateful Dread, $10. 10 p.m. Arch Street Tavern, Hartford.
• Friday: Buckwheat Zydeco Mardi Gras Party, $35-$55. 8 p.m. Infinity...
| Feb 22, 2012
WASHINGTON -- Finley Peter Dunne's Mr. Dooley famously observed that "th' Supreme Coort follows th' iliction returns." What it really needs to follow is this year's Republican presidential nomination campaign, and to re-educate itself about its 2010...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Shhhhh. Don't tell the feds, but people may be flying drones illegally in Connecticut. And apparently in a bunch of other places too.
By some estimates, we could be seeing as many as 30,000 drone aircraft flying over the U.S.A. within a decade, and...