| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:59 PM
On November 22, 1965, in Las Vegas one of the greatest boxers of all time stepped into the ring to win his second heavy weight title defense.
Muhammad Ali beat Floyd Patterson by technical knockout at the end of the 12th round. Ali called Patterson an...
| Feb 27, 2012
May May Ali , the eldest daughter of Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali, is one of the two-person relay team members, running for Team Parkinson, a nonprofit, volunteer-staffed organization that raises money to fund research for the diseases that her father has...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 11:11 AM
It's difficult to build an NBA arena that stands out from the pack.
In sharp contrast to the sport of baseball — which enables architects to create quirky outfield dimensions and venues that sometimes employ retractable roofs — basketball...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 12:46 PM
To think it all started by accident.
Josh Butler was 7 or so when he tagged along with his older brother, Ellis, to youth league football practice. A coach from a younger division noticed him standing there and asked him to run to the fence and back....
| Oct 20, 2011
| 5:49 PM
When his multimillion-dollar deal at the Illinois teacher pension board suddenly stalled in Springfield seven years ago, Hollywood producer Thomas Rosenberg turned to an old friend for help.
William Cellini, a Springfield power broker whom Rosenberg knew...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 2:03 PM
Springfield power broker William Cellini will not testify at his federal trial after all.
Cellini’s lawyer, Dan Webb, had raised the possibility that Cellini would take the witness stand. But this afternoon Webb told U.S. District Judge James Zagel...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 8:46 AM
Union Station opens its newest exhibit, "America I AM: The African American Imprint" on Saturday, Oct. 22. The exhibition shows the history of black culture in America and will be open through January 8, 2012.
The driving force behind the exhibit,...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:18 PM
Joe Frazier, one of the toughest and hardest hitting boxers of all time, loses his fight with liver cancer at 67.
Frazier showed us what being a champ is all about, and was the only boxer of his time who didn't back down to Muhammad Ali's trash talking....
| Jun 1, 2011
| 12:14 PM
Describe the influence your childhood in Connecticut has had on your work.
The public schools in Connecticut were amazing. I took everything in art that was offered. When we moved to North Carolina, I went from a beautiful school in Connecticut to 30...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 12:45 PM
No. 50: KEVIN JACQUES
School: South Broward
Pos.: G, DT; Ht.: 6-0; Wt.: 265
Interested colleges: Navy, Temple, Yale, Miami
What's the biggest factor in selecting a college: Academics and the school's atmosphere
What's your favorite saying (motto)...
| Aug 26, 2012
No. 40: CODY ASHER
School: Archbishop McCarthy
Pos.: OT; Ht.: 6-5; Wt.: 270
Interested colleges: USF, UCF, FSU, Miami, Wake Forest, Duke, Rice, Miss. St., TCU, FAU
What's the biggest factor in selecting a college: Education
What's your favorite...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 1:12 PM
Declaring someone or something "The Greatest" always leaves room for debate, unless you're referring to Muhammad Ali or the Beatles. But in the 47-year history of the Peninsula District, it's hard to imagine any group of running backs being better than...