| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:09 PM
History's next big miniseries will be titled "World Wars," and as the name suggests, it'll be looking at the 30-year span of time that saw World War I and World War II.
History announced the project Wednesday and revealed that the six-part series will...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 7:37 PM
The final radio call from the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshots came in at 4:39 p.m. as a wall of fire was racing toward Yarnell, Ariz.
That call, described in a report released Saturday about the tragedy that claimed 19 lives, provides further...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 12:17 PM
What combination of circumstances makes us remember an otherwise forgettable event? Here’s the recipe, from 67 years ago Wednesday — the Black Dahlia murder.
She was a young nobody, a pretty-ish drifter of a type that filled L.A. just...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:22 PM
In case you didn't see it in today's print edition of The Morning Call or found it while buried online, here's my column on a sports broadcasters Mount Rushmore for baseball, football, basketball, the Phillies, Yankees, Mets, Olympics etc. http://www....
| Dec 14, 2013
| 10:22 AM
There are eight -- and there's one active NFL player who will be a shoo-in -- Heisman Trophy winners in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Can you name them?
Two are running backs who won the Heisman as college football's best player in the 1980s. Two...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 7:07 PM
George Zimmerman may have been acquitted of murder after killing Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager, but I predict that, like OJ Simpson, he will eventually find himself behind bars.
He is a walking time bomb. He can’t stay...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:49 AM
O.J. Simpson’s home in Miami-Dade County sold for $655,000 during an online foreclosure auction Tuesday.
TK Miami LLC, a third-party bidder, snapped up the four-bedroom property at 9450 S.W. 112 St., records show. The former football hero,...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:22 PM
It was bound to happen. After six straight Friday nights of Chamber of Commerce-type weather, we've got a mess out there today. As of 1 p.m., I have not heard of any postponements from the games around here. Emmaus AD Dennis Ramella put out an e-mail...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 6:31 PM
The federal government shutdown has lasted nearly two weeks, but the Washington blame game is still open for business.
Hundreds of demonstrators pushed past barricades at the sealed-off World War II Memorial Sunday as part of a "Million Vet March" to...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:40 PM
'Killer Ambition' By Marcia Clark. Mulholland Books, 448 pages, $26
The seamy side of Hollywood never fails to fascinate, and it delivers enough intrigue and general nastiness for gripping plots. Few know what that underbelly of tinsel town can entail...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:32 PM
The last four letters of the word "queue" are just there because they saw a queue forming and hoped it was for something good.... Sixth Form Poet Your grandfather clock thinks all your other clocks are snot-nosed little (punks) who......
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"BAD TASTE creates many more millionaires than good taste," said Charles Bukowski.
NOW THAT Kris Jenner's TV talk show met its inglorious (but well-deserved) end, and the ratings of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" have begun to deflate, does this...