| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:41 AM
SACRAMENTO -- Now that Gov. Jerry Brown is back from his ancestral tour of Germany and Ireland, his attention is turning to priorities for the closing weeks of the legislative year, which ends Sept. 13.
Though many of the governor’s major policy...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 6:26 AM
Irish funny man David Feherty, the uproariously hilarious Golf Channel analyst and talk show host, says his fellow countrymen don't really understand American college football but that won't stop them from flocking to the UCF game with Penn State in...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:00 AM
A refresher course in high school geometry isn't a prerequisite for "A Parallelogram," the play by Pulitzer Prize-winner Bruce Norris running at the Mark Taper Forum. But it certainly wouldn't hurt.
The four actors in Norris' strange, ambiguous domestic...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Every rejected and unpublished novelist harbors a secret and implausible fantasy: One day, not only will she (or he) be published, but the sleeping literary world will also awaken and recognize her (or his) genius and pile accolades and prizes upon her...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Netflix will bring Walter White's final hours to Blighty and the Emerald Isle a day after airing on TV in the States.
Internet streamer cut pact with Sony Pictures Television to make the fifth and final season meth-fueled drama "Breaking Bad" available...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 11:04 AM
American salvagers recovered about 61 tons of silver off Ireland in what's said to be the largest and deepest recovery ever of precious metal from a shipwreck.
Odyssey Marine Exploration confirmed to the Los Angeles Times on Wednesday the recovery of 1,...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:33 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Physicians Urgent Care is building a new center on Ireland Road in South Bend.
It is scheduled to open in mid-September at 1245 E. Ireland Road.
“We think this location is fantastic,” said Cindy Donohoe, a customer experience...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:26 PM
A bunch of Broadway musicals, the return of favorite rocking Christmas shows, a classic crooner and comedians, an iconic performer’s daughter and more fill the 2013-14 season that was just announced for Easton’s State Theatre. Yup, Little...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Coming-of-age stories never go out of style, which explains why TV keeps returning to them. Now Hulu joins the party with "Moone Boy," an Irish version of "The Wonder Years," only set in the late 1980s when "Wonder Years" actually aired. Chris O'Dowd is...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Animation, which is enjoying a production boom over much of the international world, has a new promotion event: the 1st Anima'T Intl. Animation Industry Networking Summit, a spin-off from the Sitges Festival.
Scheduled strategically to take place in...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 10:55 AM
As a grateful product of 12 years of Catholic education, I would be bothered if President Obama heaped abuse on Roman Catholic schools. According to some critics, that is exactly what he did in some recent remarks to teenagers in Northern Ireland. One...
| Jun 23, 2013
Gerry Henaghan was 9 years old when she started volunteering at the Special Olympics.
"We were at Marquette Park and I had a cousin competing, so my sister and I started helping out," Henaghan says. "That was 1976."
She never stopped helping, and...