| May 20, 2013
| 4:17 AM
When I reached the gate for a flight out of Montgomery, Alabama yesterday I was offered the use of a rocking chair. Was it just southern hospitality or a not so subtle insinuation? By the way, why, I wonder, do they have rocking chairs at the gate in...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 10:21 AM
X Games star Travis Pastrana will drive the full NASCAR Nationwide Series schedule this year in Roush Fenway's No. 60 Ford Mustang.
Roush Fenway co-owner Jack Roush and Pastrana announced the move Thursday. Roush said the 11-time X Games gold medalist...
| Dec 24, 2012
1/2* (out of four)
Rather than fun for the whole family, "Parental Guidance" is more like a hole for the fun family--a shrill, depressing pit where laughs and joy do not exist.
Played by squawking human parrot Billy Crystal, Artie can't even sit down...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Billy Crystal and Bette Midler do all they can (which is a lot) to entertain us in "Parental Guidance," but the movie keeps getting in the way. It's a routinely made comedy dominated by its screenplay's observations on how insane the typical insecure,...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Before skaters recorded tricks on their phones and ESPN began airing the X Games or "extreme sports on TV," a Hollywood Hills High kid so slight that he looked more like a sixth-grader leaned back on his board and popped it into the air — without...
| May 13, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Looking to turn more tweets into cash, ESPN is broadening its partnership with Twitter to try to sell ad-supported video highlight clips for a range of sporting events promoted in tweets on the social-media giantâs service.
Twitter and ESPN announced a...
| May 15, 2013
| 12:25 AM
6 a.m. Hockey: World Championship quarterfinals: Russia vs. U.S., then Switzerland vs. Czech Republic (in progress) at 8:30 a..m., Slovakia at Finland at 11:30 and Canada vs. Sweden (in progress) at 2.--NBC Sports Net.
6 a.m. Tennis: Men’s...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 12:54 AM
9 a.m. Golf: Malaysian Open second round (d. in Kuala Lumpur).--Golf
9 a.m. Football: Oct. 1999: Heritage vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
11 a.m. Wrestling: NCAA quarterfinals.--ESPNU
Noon Basketball: NCAA round of 64: Albany vs. Duke, then Cincinnati...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:30 PM
This week's upfront presentations in Manhattan weren't purely about TV; broadcast and cable made plenty of digital waves as well.
ABC Adapts to Apps
ABC became the first broadcaster to make itself available on smartphones and tablets via livestream....
| Mar 22, 2013
| 12:37 AM
9 a.m. Golf: Malaysian Open third round (d. in Kuala Lumpur).--Golf
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News).--NNPS
9:30 a.m. Basketball: Feb. 1992: Menchville girls vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 9:54 AM
It was another big day for two U.S. ski team members who each has been having such days for weeks. . .months. . .years.
And a third won the world title in an event, freestyle slopestyle, that will debut on the Olympic program next year in Sochi, Russia....
| May 3, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Travis Pastrana, the former X Games star turned NASCAR driver, added to his collection of firsts Friday by winning the pole position for the Nationwide Series race at Talladega Superspeedway.
He circled the 2.66-mile tri-oval with a fast lap of 176....