| Mar 28, 2013
At the risk of buzz-kill accusations: Jim Larranaga lost the last two games he coached here at the Verizon Center.
Larranaga's return to the nation's capital is a natural story as his Miami Hurricanes prepare for Thursday's NCAA East Regional...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 6:56 PM
Muhammad Ali's family and a family spokesman on Sunday denied a British news report that Ali was near death, the Louisville Courier-Journal reported
The family posted on Twitter a photo of Ali in a Ravens jersey getting ready to watch the Superbowl. He...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Dramatists Naomi Wallace, Stephen Adly Guirgis, and Yale School of Drama grad Tarell Alvin McCraney are the nine recipients of the new writing prize — and one of the most lucrative — the Windham Campbell Prizes, a new global writer’s...
| Feb 17, 2013
Here, in alphabetical order, are 10 places I'd like to see in 2013. Several are cities, one is a state, three are entire nations, and all have interesting things happening in the weeks and months ahead. Will I get to them all? Probably not.
But if I...
| Jan 25, 2013
Next on the calendar of fundraiser events for the Ebenezer AME Women’s Day is a soup-to-go sale Saturday, starting at 11 a.m.
The soups will be chicken corn, chicken noodle, bean, vegetable and chili.
The soup sale will be at Ebenezer AME...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 1:08 AM
Steve Schapiro wants to photograph President Barack Obama, and there is little doubt that he will one day do so. In his lengthy and star-studded career, he has photographed so many famous and influential people that one can almost believe he has Zelig-...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 4:51 PM
People always lament how sports stars aren't heroes like they used to be. Lance Armstrong lies. Tiger Woods stains his name. The entire Baseball Hall of Fame ballot is at issue.
But what if everyone's telling the wrong stories? Because this is what...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 6:30 PM
ABC is heading to the internet in search of breakthrough talent with the launch of Make Me A Star.
Initiative marks the first time a major TV net has offered a digital talent competition that exclusively targets aspiring actors and comedians. Instead...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Watch out, Psy, you may have a little Internet competition.
America seems to be going hog wild over this little guy.
Meet Chris P. Bacon, Sumpterville's VIP (Very Important Pig), whose YouTube video has over 1.2-million hits and over 58,000 'Likes'...
| May 22, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Not surprisingly, Ai Weiwei's new music video features wall-to-wall profanity and an aggressive anger aimed at China's ruling Communist party.
The celebrated Chinese artist has released a new heavy-metal music video about the 81 days he spent in...
| May 17, 2013
| 2:15 PM
“Dancing With the Stars” remains ABC’s most-watched series.
Sure, it has lost some ratings oomph. “The Voice,” NBC’s big hit, dented “Dancing.” And ABC has announced it will lose the results show next...
| May 19, 2013
| 7:27 AM
The TV season officially ends Wednesday night, and programmers quickly turn to summer scheduling. The top offerings as the season ends:
"Modern Family" concludes its season with a visit to Florida for the funeral of Phil's mother. The episode, at 9 p.m....