| Feb 21, 2014
| 7:04 AM
George Takei, speaking by phone from his California home, cannot resist describing the un-wintry view from his window.
"There's a flawless blue sky, golden sunshine and a green garden outside," the Los Angeles-born Takei says in his burnished baritone,...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Shortly after the America's Cup began last month, the trophy Jimmy Spithill and his crew had taken home from Valencia, Spain four years earlier was put out for the 34-year-old skipper and his Team USA crew on their way down to the dock each morning....
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Think you've got a future as a magician, acrobat, ventriloquist or plate spinner? Think you've got a talent that could be your one-way ticket to the big time?
Here comes your chance.
Representatives from NBC's "America's Got Talent" will be in...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 11:48 AM
The fight for marriage equality in Pennsylvania just got mighty interesting.
Despite the Keystone State's ban on same-sex marriage, at least five same-sex couples were issued marriage licenses in a suburban Philadelphia county where local Register of...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The Sun owes an apology to its readers for publishing Garry Trudeau's idiotic attempt at being funny in his "Doonesbury" comic strip on state abortion laws. It was a jab at all those who have some morals and religious convictions, no matter what their...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Letter writer John Rutkowski has a right to his views, but his comments on Gary Trudeau's comic strip were infuriating and disgusting ("Idiotic 'Doonesbury' strip on abortion insults readers," March 20).
First, Mr. Trudeau's comic strips on the Texas...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 8:19 AM
Tuesday night’s hour-long -- you read that right -- results show kicks off with host Nick Cannon announcing that Cirque du Soleil’s Zarkana and will.i.am will perform later in the evening. Because a results show wouldn’t be a results...
| May 14, 2012
| 7:08 PM
I will admit it, I came to the season premiere of "America's Got Talent" to rip Howard Stern.
But I walk away after two hours with nothing but admiration for Stern and the producers of this potent franchise.
And I'm not simply praising AGT as a slick or...
| May 15, 2012
| 3:26 AM
The seventh season of NBC's proclaimed "biggest talent show on earth" began with some pretty impressive but puzzling shots of Nick Cannon yelling atop a desert mesa, then watching a random man get shot out of a cannon. There's an opportunity for a pun,...
| May 16, 2012
| 5:26 AM
Because two hours of auditions last night weren't enough, the "America's Got Talent" season 7 premiere continued into Tuesday night.
Tonight, we're in San Francisco, so naturally Nick Cannon has to introduce the show by yelling atop the Golden Gate...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:14 AM
The search for America’s next greatest talent continues in New York.
First up is The Flyte Cru, who I guess you could call basketball stunts-men. They use trampolines to do all sorts of somersaults as they shoot hoops. Their act is pretty...
| May 23, 2012
| 8:02 AM
"America’s Got Talent" is in New York for a second night. Howard Stern brought his parents along. They look like a sweet old couple, but according to Howard, they’ve been complaining about waiting in the auditorium for the past two hours....