| Oct 10, 2012
| 2:55 PM
In the last shot of Ben Affleck's "Argo" — relax, there are no spoilers here — the camera pans slowly along the shelves of toys in a young boy's bedroom. The year is 1980; the film spends most of its time on the true story of how a CIA...
| Aug 1, 2011
Did anyone consider just painting the debt ceiling the same color as the walls? It really would make the whole room look bigger.
That's my contribution to the debate that has gripped our nation.
Now, let's get to your questions.
Q: An attorney at...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 1:53 PM
The Orlando Magic’s 2013 offseason has been notable so far because of its relative inactivity.
As some teams made major trades or significant free-agent signings, the Magic have stood pat. Their key move was their decision to use the second...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Marc Trestman scheduled his first training camp test for the Bears on Thursday morning.
Only he refused to call it a test.
So, the first test for Bears players is understanding the gobbledygook coming out of the new coach.
Players knew they would...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Lehigh Valley Café, inside Lehigh Valley International Airport, began serving food to famished jet-setters, as well as "meeters and greeters" July 1. It is the first of four planned food additions and upgrades by the airport's new concessionaire First...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:07 PM
Even with some of the gray weather recently, getting outside between the raindrops and lightning bolts has been a pleasure because the heat has died down, and even though the humidity has picked up, there's almost an October-like cool in the air....
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Natalie Salamone loves wearing fresh fashions. She also loves saving money. The combination of these sentiments often left her in quite a quandary.
"I have two small children in Catholic school, so I'm cutting back wherever I can," said Salamone, a...
| Jul 14, 2011
To watch Diane Sawyer's interview Sunday night with Jaycee Dugard was to wonder at times if that was Dugard herself on screen or an actress hired to play the role of the quintessential survivor. Dugard was so serene and lacking in rancor that it was...
| Jul 2, 2011
As a matter of fact, he is a nuclear engineer. And through all of the titles Albert Carnesale has taken on in the upper reaches of academia -- professor and provost of Harvard and dean of its Kennedy School, chancellor of UCLA, where he is still a...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:36 PM
In 2008, as financial crisis threatened the U.S. banking system, President George W. Bush asked Congress to approve an emergency bailout. Leaders of both parties blessed the idea; both presidential candidates — Barack Obama and John McCain —...
| Feb 14, 2013
Just in time for Valentine's Day, Amazon, the behemoth online retailer and knower of all habits and tastes, has released a list of America's 20 most romantic cities.
It's high time. Gandhi might have said the best measure of a society is how it treats...
| Feb 13, 2013
And now, she is the patient. For decades, as a surgeon, researcher, professor and medical celebrity of sorts, Susan Love has led the charge against breast cancer and for women's health. She served on President Clinton's cancer advisory board. She set up a...