| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:45 PM
Site: KFC YUM! Center, Louisville, KY.
Time: Saturday, 2 p.m.
TV: CBS (Verne Lundquist, Bill Raftery)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400, WELI-AM 960, WGCH 1490 (Joe D'Ambrosio, Wayne Norman)
Series history: Louisville, 8-6
Last meeting: Louisville,...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:17 AM
From fried chicken to fine dining, here are some fun takeaways from area federal lawmakers' end-of-the-year campaign finance reports.
While there's no confirmation that campaign operatives dig into buckets of KFC while pouring over...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Here's some not especially breaking news: Lots of Americans are over-stressed, and lots of those very same Americans also are overweight. Surely, it would appear, stress must be one of the most fattening things outside of a KFC Double Down sandwich....
| Feb 9, 2014
| 5:01 PM
People like rich, tasty food — and sweet, smooth desserts.
That's a recipe the Cheesecake Factory Inc. has been following for more than three decades.
The company's roots can be traced to the home kitchen of Evelyn Overton, who ran a small baked...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Cook Out, the North Carolina-based fast food hamburger chain that's also known for its milkshakes, wants to open a restaurant on Route 17 in the Court House area.
Cook Out has filed plans to build a 1,589-square-foot drive-thru restaurant in the...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:47 PM
LOUISVILLE — Before he was driving Rick Pitino crazy, before he was a national champion, before he was "Russ-diculous," Russ Smith was up in Connecticut's Northwest hills grappling with math, trying to get noticed.
"You could never tell if he...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:25 PM
— As the final minutes wound down, Kevin Ollie could only watch as the other team dunked backward, hung on the rim and hit wide-open shots from the perimeter.
Ollie, as engaged in coaching and energetic as any man could be, could only sit with...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 6:52 PM
UNCASVILLE — There are days when the things UConn does better than just about everyone else in women's basketball conspire take the oxygen out of an opponent.
Of course, it's not every day you see it all mesh in the first seven minutes in the...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Adult Swim will be expanding its reach this spring, when the network hits the road for a 12-week, 10-city national college tour sponsored by Ice Breakers mints and KFC.
The road trip will provide a much-needed study break for college students, as the...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 7:33 PM
UNCASVILLE — The battle for the No. 1 seeds in the NCAA Tournament has been fought at the conference level.
Two of the favorites, Stanford and South Carolina, suffered losses in the semifinals Saturday, events that could impact UConn and Louisville...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:49 PM
French fry lovers rejoice! The Lehigh Valley's first Checkers have opened within months of each other, allowing customers to "feast on" in Allentown and Bethlehem.
The greasy-spoon section of Allentown's South Fourth Street got even greasier thanks to...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The Big Mac has arrived in Ho Chi Minh City, marking the opening of the first McDonald's location in Vietnam. The Golden Arches restaurant will also be Vietnam's first drive-through.
The restaurant offers the traditional McDonald's menu of burgers...