| Jun 22, 2014
| 2:16 PM
PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil -- Algeria struck three times in a span of 12 first-half minutes on Sunday en route to a comfortable 4-2 destruction of South Korea at the Estadio Beira-Rio.
Islam Slimani opened the scoring for Algeria after 26 minutes and Rafik...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Another uninspiring showing, yet another win by Belgium. Whoever plays the presumed winner of Group H in the World Cup round of 16 -- hello, Team USA? -- will hardly be shaking in their soccer boots.
Labeled the tournament dark horse, Belgium looked...
| Jun 18, 2014
When it comes to hot weather, I'm basically a grumpy old man, yelling at summer to get off my lawn, while counting down the days until the first day of fall. (96 days, as of today.) Instead of warmth and sunshine, I live for sweaters and cold weather,...
| May 25, 2014
I don't want to appear disloyal to the American charcoal, meat and beer industries, but Memorial Day isn't only for grilling and drinking.
And it's not only for empty politics from empty political suits.
Relaxing and having fun are part of a three-day...
| May 23, 2014
| 9:00 AM
A new brewery is headed to the Port of Los Angeles in San Pedro, but instead of yet another start-up company it is an established, hometown brand that’s taking the plunge on a sprawling production brewery, tasting room and restaurant.
| May 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
All 64 matches of the FIFA World Cup from Brazil will be broadcast live on ABC, ESPN and ESPN2 in English and on Univision Communications broadcast and cable nets in Spanish. The tournament kicks off June 12, culminating with the championship game July 13...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 9:02 AM
"Ernest & Celestine," the charming French-Belgium, Oscar-nominated animated film, is about a bear and a mouse whose artistic tendencies are forever getting them into trouble. Marked as outsiders by their respective societies, they forge an unlikely...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 5:39 AM
BRUSSELS -- President Obama laid a wreath at the World War I memorial at Flanders Field on Wednesday, noting the war that tore apart Europe still echoes in conflicts 100 years later.
"The lessons of that war speak to us still," Obama said in his first...
| May 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Nominees for the 35th annual Banff World Media Festival Rockie Awards were announced today, honoring excellence in television and media content from around the globe. Nominees in the Serial Drama category, which is currently a shortlist of 25 entries,...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Tommy Lee Jones, Bennett Miller, David Cronenberg and Atom Egoyan will square off with Jean-Luc Godard, Mike Leigh, Ken Loach and Michel Hazanavicius for the Palme d'Or at the 67th annual Cannes Film Festival, which unveiled its official selection...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Here is a list of menu items and their prices for the 2013 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. It is arranged by marketplace, going in a counterclockwise direction around the park's World Showcase Lagoon, starting from the entrance from Future...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
You may think that the endless security lines at the airport are torturous -- but they are child's play compared with what heretics and criminals faced in the Middle Ages. Medieval torture was used both to extract confessions and to punish the convicted...