| Jan 28, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Backs squarely against the wall as they carried on the NCAA Division I record for consecutive losses, players on the Towson men's basketball team got a badly needed dose of inspiration Thursday when coach Pat Skerry showed them Muhammad Ali's famed "rope-...
| Aug 26, 2006
I sat ringside for my first boxing match when I was 14 years old. There might have been 100 people in the room, but somehow those droplets of blood chose to fly from the fighter's nose and land on my white shirt. I was infected. Whatever it was about...
| Aug 17, 2008
Michael Phelps has left us only with questions of history.
He is master of his present. No one can argue otherwise now that he has won eight gold medals and swum better than any other human ever has at the Beijing Olympics. Competitors rarely bother to...
| Jun 30, 2007
This might be hard for non-wrestling fans to understand, but to those who loved Chris Benoit's work, his grisly double-killing and suicide was as shocking as if Peyton Manning or Tim Duncan or Derek Jeter had committed the same acts.
He was that good...
| Mar 21, 2008
"The sun never sets on a legend. There will always be a TCB on the Lisa Marie. The United States of America has had 43 presidents, but only one King. May he always sing ... "
And with that, his usual sendoff, George Klein has finished another week of The...
| Dec 2, 2008
Over the years, Michael Phelps has mastered the art of playing coy.
He has been answering reporters' questions since he was 15, and he knows exactly how much information his answers should reveal. When asked recently whether he thinks he'll be named...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Universal Music Group is looking to the world's most popular online video site for its new stars.
The music giant has partnered with TV producer Brian Robbins and music entrepreneurs Russell Simmons and Steve Rifkind to form a new record label focused...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Taylor Swift, the seven-time Grammy winner, is known for her articulate lyrics, so there was nothing surprising about her writing a long column for the Wall Street Journal about the future of the music industry. Yet there's reason to doubt the optimism of...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 1:03 PM
Taylor Swift, the seven-time Grammy winner, is known for her articulate lyrics, so there was nothing surprising about her writing a long column for The Wall Street Journal about the future of the music industry. Yet there's reason to doubt the optimism of...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Most oldies shows eventually fall back on obvious jokes about aging, the passage of time and long-passed trends to compensate for their musical shortcomings. And that’s understandable, with diminished talent and audiences who are slowing, as well....
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki came to her first VidCon bearing gifts.
The newly minted boss of the Internet's No. 1 video site addressed a crowd of industry attendees Thursday evening at the Anaheim Convention Center, where she stressed the importance of...
| Jun 27, 2014
Cynthia Nunez may be Cuban, but she breathes Korean.
"I have an emotional attachment," Nunez says. "I watch Korean dramas and listen to Korean music whenever I'm stressed out about school."
The FIU physics major is an organizer of Kpop Con Miami,...