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  • 'The Amazing Race' recap: And the winner is ...

     
    Bucky reports on last night's Amazing Race finale:Wow ... can it be? We’re already at the end of The Amazing Race: Unfinished Business?In a double leg, four teams—Gary & Mallory, Zev & Justin, the Globetrotters and Kisha & Jen—will be......
  • Why 2012 Could Be the Year of the U.S. Auto Industry

     
    In a world still climbing back from the recession, debt crisis and natural disasters, can the U.S. economy be a beacon of hope? Many signals globally suggest instability. Traditional growth economies ??? the oft-cited BRICs, or Brazil, Russia, India and.....
  • Volkswagen Reveals its Taigun Concept

     
    No, it's not a typo ??? it's Taigun, not Tiguan. VW took the wraps off the compact SUV concept at the Sao Paulo Motor Show in Brazil. Smaller than the automaker's tiniest crossover, the Tiguan, the Taigun concept likely previews......
  • Top Chef DC: International house of chefs

     
    Kelly admits she messed up on the last challenge, calling it a "fatal error" even though clearly it wasn't because she's still here. On pea-gate, Alex says he had no idea that Ed had a pea puree. Meanwhile, Ed says......
  • 'The Amazing Race' recap: The word of the day ...

     
    Bucky's back to report on last night's Amazing Race, which was a little more dramatic than the past few weeks. Check it out: This week’s leg of The Amazing Race begins in Norway and the teams will have to race......
  • Brazil presidential election much stranger than fiction

    If one were to write a fictional novel about how a frail environmental activist became a leading candidate to win BrazilĀ“s presidential election in October, editors would refuse to publish it. They would consider it far-fetched, too far removed from...
  • Sports on TV

    WEDNESDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS ++++++++++++++++++++ || MLB || Orioles@Boston (T) || MASN9 a.m. || || Orioles@Boston || MASN1:30 || || Atlanta@Washington || MASN2, MLB4 || || Kansas City@Detroit || ESPN7 || || Orioles@Boston (T) || MASN7:30 || ||...
  • Bird at Play: Time for NFL football

    Much has been written in the pages of this column over the last almost nine years about how much I love the "beautiful game" and the passion I have for all things soccer. Nothing will probably ever change that for me so if you are someone that reads my...
  • Economic sanctions give Russia new bedfellows

    RIO de JANEIRO, Brazil — When a country imposes economic sanctions on another, there are always unintended consequences. In this case it all began when pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine shot down a Malaysian airline passenger plane. The United States...
  • Lollapalooza Day 1: Hello, Brazil, and Coldplay says 'So long' to Amy Winehouse

    Lollapalooza Day 1: Hello, Brazil, and Coldplay says 'So long' to Amy Winehouse
    Day 1 of Lollapalooza 2011 is in the books, as the first of 130 bands played on eight stages Friday in Grant Park. Attendance was maxed out – with 90,000 people expected each of three days at the festival. Here’s how Friday went down, with...
  • SXSW 2013: Nick Cave talks about 'painful births' in songwriting

    SXSW 2013: Nick Cave talks about 'painful births' in songwriting
    AUSTIN, Texas -- Nick Cave has written novels, movie scripts and a few dozen of the greatest songs of the last 30 years. Yet for him, it never gets any easier. The problem with finishing a song, Cave said Tuesday as a featured speaker at the 27th...
  • Shedd BLU's Brazilian Festa

    Shedd BLU's Brazilian Festa
    Overlooking dramatic views of Chicago's skyline, the John G. Shedd Aquarium's Auxiliary Board hosted BLU, an annual fundraiser that attracted nearly 800 guests to its lakefront home on July 26. This year, the Brazilian-themed "festa" celebrated Shedd's...