| Apr 29, 2012
| 8:12 PM
It's time to meet the really, really bad parents.
Look, no mom and dad are perfect. They make mistakes. They miss ball games. But Megan Draper's folks (played by guest stars Ronald Guttman and Julia Ormond. Julia freaking Ormond) fight loudly in French,...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 8:44 PM
After 15 years, it appears the infamous Montreal Screwjob may finally be put to rest.
The events of that fateful November night will certainly live on in the minds of wrestling fans, who continue to debate and scrutinize just how much of what...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 12:48 PM
When violinist Benjamin Beilman performs for the Candlelight Concert Society on Saturday, Nov. 10, at 8 p.m. at Howard Community College's Smith Theatre, he'll surely be one of the younger people in the house.
That's because this 22-year-old Curtis...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 4:51 PM
On an afternoon in early October, I sat in a pew in an old church and took in Mass. A woman dressed all in white sang a soothing hymn, and then a priest in an intricate, green robe read from a prepared sermon; behind him, an imposing pipe organ...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Former Miami Dolphin Chad Johnson signed with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League on Thursday, according to the team's official Twitter account.
The six-time Pro Bowl wide receiver, 36, last played in the NFL in 2011 with the New...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Chad Johnson will be taking his talents to Canada.
The former NFL star has signed a two-year contract with the Montreal Alouettes.
IT'S OFFICIAL: @ochocinco puts pen to paper with @PoppJim. Bienvenue à #HuitCinq chez les #Alouettes! #CFL #LCF pic....
| Apr 15, 2014
| 11:45 AM
Cruisers tired of megaships sailing the Caribbean or Mediterranean can try something completely different with the Sailing Indonesia: Bali, Komodo & Flores cruise from AdventureSmith Explorations. For starters, these are very small ships. There's the 138-...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:43 AM
Two pieces of advice if you plan on visiting Montreal in winter:
1. Bring good footwear because the sidewalks are sloppy.
2. Pack your cholesterol meds because you're bound to encounter more rich food than that summer you spent backpacking through...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday that the U.S. must do more to encourage energy independence in Europe to guard against further aggression by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
"What Putin did is illegal; it is against...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Former "American Idol" contestant Adam Lambert will join legendary British rock band Queen this summer for a 19-date North American tour, which kicks off June 19 at Chicago's United Center and wraps July 20 at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Washington,...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 6:47 AM
You could say that the supporters practically needed a road map and provisions to find Eugenie Bouchard’s outside far court for her first match at the Australian Open in January.
By the end of the tournament, the throng had turned into Genie&...
| Feb 28, 2014
I first encountered one of Mavis Gallant's short stories, "The Concert Party," in the 1989 edition of "The Best American Short Stories," that year's anthology edited by Margaret Atwood. At the time, I was a college freshman majoring in French. By the...