| Jun 23, 2014
Adolph Kiefer was about to do the backstroke.
Which promised a memorable moment for the awe-struck lap swimmer who was watching.
It was Kiefer's backstroke that launched him to glory in the 1936 Berlin Olympics, where he won the gold in the 100...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Rossini's "William Tell Overture" – also known as the theme song from "The Lone Ranger" – filled the Willington Public Library community room as a group of about a dozen children and their parents prepared for the first qualifying race.
| May 8, 2014
At an event in Chicago last week, actor Kevin Spacey remarked that some fans of "House of Cards" seem to think his character's affinity for direct address exploits a device originated by "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," even though William Shakespeare's...
| May 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Back in 1964, 50 years ago this summer, my mother, father, sister and I drove from our home in suburban New Jersey to New York City, where we caught a glimpse of the future.
Our destination was Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, the site of the World's...
| May 22, 2014
| 7:11 PM
V. Stiviano had grown accustomed to being the glamorous companion of Donald Sterling, the billionaire owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. Once a catering truck operator from Boyle Heights, now she lived in a house Sterling bought her, drove a red Ferrari...
| May 28, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival line-up, which was unveiled by artistic director Chris Fujiwara Wednesday, includes 156 feature films from 47 countries. The festival, which runs from June 18 to 29, will include 11 world premieres, eight...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:02 PM
"Black Sails" returned to the high seas last week, and the once adrift Starz pirate drama finally got some wind in its sails.
In "V.," Captain Flint (Toby Stephens) and his Walrus crew set sail to chase the merchantman Andromache and take its big guns....
| Oct 24, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Morena Baccarin is a mommy! The "Homeland" actress has welcomed a baby boy.
Baccarin, who plays the wronged wife of Damian Lewis' double agent Nicholas Brody in the Emmy-winning Showtime drama, welcomed her first child on Tuesday in Glendale with her...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:32 AM
November's 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show debuted many production cars and few concepts, which leaves us with a ton of new cars to track into 2013. The small SUV segment is one of the most notable to watch in 2013......
| Apr 29, 2013
| 2:13 PM
The industry-only Electronics Entertainment Expo will carry on this June without the presence of publisher 2K Games. The company announced ......
| Dec 8, 2012
| 10:14 AM
Attendees and home viewers of the 10th edition of Spike TV's Video Game Awards were treated to trailer after trailer ......
| Aug 17, 2013
| 6:02 AM
“The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim,” the fifth game in Bethesda Game Studios' Elder Scrolls series, is the latest release to […]...