| Sep 2, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Frank Martinez laid his shaking hands on the surface of the blank canvas. As before every painting, he said a prayer.
Then the artist began his work. He applied acrylic paint and, with a rag, wiped it away. Shapes began to form and colors blended into...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:05 AM
For 11 years, a hardy group of beef-loving volunteers have put together a golf tourney that today draws more than 200 golfers to have some fun and raise thousands of dollars on behalf of the beef industry. Called the Beef Bucks Golf Challenge, this year's...
| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:37 PM
Amid concerns about the Fukushima nuclear crisis, the International Olympic Committee voted Saturday to select Tokyo as the host city for the 2020 Summer Games.
The capital city outdistanced two other finalists — Istanbul and Madrid — as...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 3:48 PM
TOKYO - After years of largely bad news, crowds in Tokyo roared in excitement as they watched the announcement, streamed live here, that their city has been selected as the host of the 2020 Summer Olympics.
"The outlook has not been so bright for the...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 10:18 PM
The fact that Kings rookies Andy Andreoff and Tanner Pearson each contributed two goals to 6-1 rout of the Ducks’ rookies at the Honda Center on Saturday doesn’t mean the Kings’ left-side scoring woes have been resolved.
But the duo&...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Danny Boyle’s art heist thriller “Trance” is as much about the theft of a precious painting as it is a ......
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Turkish Olympic officials say they are cooperating with an international anti-doping investigation that has targeted their athletes and will assist in punishing anyone found to have used performance-enhancing drugs.
"The [National Olympic Committee]...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Indian Olympic running legend Milkha Singh -- otherwise known as the Flying Sikh -- gets the lavish biopic treatment in "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag," a rousing and handsomely crafted sports drama that's on sure footing when it sticks to the track, but falls short...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 2:17 PM
Here is a summer question for you while waiting for your first mock fantasy football draft: Is sports a significant part of pop culture in the United States?
Before you snort and say "Of course it is!" consider that sports barely gets measured when...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 4:22 AM
A young singer who in less than two years has produced gold and platinum hits, had a gold Top 5 album and gotten himself a Grammy Award nomination, now has his own Artist Signature Edition guitar made by Nazareth-based C.F.......
| Sep 8, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Last week: Madison Square Garden Co. said it is paying $125 million to create a new joint venture with artist management giant Irving Azoff. The new partnership will manage artists, develop digital media, produce television, and own music-publishing...