| Nov 5, 2011
Magician Michael Cantor's studio is a cheerful, open space, on the top floor of a clean white building not far from Television Hill in Woodberry.
It's not some sorcerer's cave or spooky, spider-webbed warehouse, but a bright, airy workman's office,...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Three white lion cubs are the newest residents of Siegfried & Roy’s open-air wildlife habitat on the Strip.
The brothers, named Freedom, Madiba (in honor of Nelson Mandela’s tribal name) and Timba-Masai, were born April 14 near Johannesburg,...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 2:16 PM
What is it with Hollywood and hyperbole these days? Last week saw "Oz the Great and Powerful" and now we have "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone." Calling it "The Mildly Diverting Burt Wonderstone" would have been more accurate, but how many tickets is that...
| Jan 26, 2011
Film producer and screenwriter
Bernd Eichinger, 61, a successful German film producer and screenwriter whose credits include the Oscar-nominated "Downfall" and "The Baader Meinhof Complex," died Monday night in Los Angeles after...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Stan Van Gundy is worried about the Milwaukee Bucks. So much so that when Van Gundy spoke to his Orlando Magic players this morning, Van Gundy likened the Bucks to tigers and the Magic to Siegfried and Roy....
| Oct 3, 2011
| 4:36 PM
"If I don’t bring it tonight, it’s over!" I can think of a lot of contexts in which that sentence would make sense. Obama psyching himself up for his big economy speech. A teeny Nadia Comaneci, preparing for her floor......
| May 3, 2011
| 4:36 AM
“Dancing With the Stars” Season 12 continued its themed shows and also made its bid for dancing legitimacy by hosting its first-ever “Ballroom Greats” week. And there was a lot of dancing muscle flexed on Monday night: Most...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Stan Van Gundy is worried about the Milwaukee Bucks.
So much so that when Van Gundy spoke to his Orlando Magic players this morning, Van Gundy likened the Bucks to tigers and the Magic to Siegfried and Roy.
You read that right.
Van Gundy warned his...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Stan Van Gundy saw nothing but warning signs as tipoff approached Saturday night. Three times in the previous 21 days, his Orlando Magic took the Milwaukee Bucks too lightly. The Magic won each of those games, but they needed fourth-quarter comebacks to...
| Aug 27, 2008
Ludwig van Beethoven -- genius, madman, cosmic musical prophet. In the one-man show "Beethoven, as I Knew Him," writer-actor Hershey Felder finds a whole new angle on the composer: Vegas camp superstar.
Not that we ever see Beethoven wearing a glittery...
| Jan 6, 2008
It was any zoo's worst nightmare.
Shortly after 5 p.m. on Christmas Day, San Francisco Zoo Director Manuel Mollinedo received a call at home: Tigers are on the loose and somebody may have been hurt.
"At first I thought it was a practical or sick joke,"...
| Dec 30, 2009
| 4:32 PM
Want a sure bet for an evening of classy entertainment? Then put your money on Ricky Jay, Hollywoodâ€™s favorite sleight-of-hand artist whose facility with a deck of cards (among other talents) offers consistent audience payoff in his latest one-man show....