| Jan 24, 2013
| 3:32 PM
A friend of mine, a weatherman for a local TV station, always greets me the same way: "Time to sell my Apple stock?"
And I always offer the same response: Do you still like the company?
Then don't sell it.
Investors were wringing their...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 6:48 PM
KEY BISCAYNE — Venus Williams spoke in a whisper late Saturday afternoon, the words of disappointment barely making it out of her mouth. She sounded tired. She sounded old.
"I was having some pain, and then just wanted to see how I felt in the warm...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:48 AM
One hundred years ago on Wednesday, the score that revolutionized music in the 20th century had its premiere at the Theatre des Champs-Elysees in Paris. The first performance of the ballet "Le Sacre du Printemps" – or "The Rite of Spring," as most...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 8:10 PM
Wednesday in the desert was a day for fist bumps and well-wishing for Russell Henley, the new wonder on the PGA Tour.
The tournament that Southern California learned to love under the banner of the Bob Hope Desert Classic, now called the Humana...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 8:08 AM
From the bounty of boxed sets released during the past year, here are six classical albums sure to please gift givers and receivers alike:
Soloists, Vienna Philharmonic, Georg Solti, conductor; Wagner: "Der Ring des Nibelungen" — The Ultimate...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 6:42 AM
Here are some of the more notable box sets of the season in rock and pop:
Beatles, “Stereo Vinyl Box Set” (Capitol, $319): The Beatles’ core 14 albums are repackaged again, this time with vinyl connoisseurs in mind. Each remastered...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 11:46 PM
There is much talk about the country going off the “fiscal cliff” at the end of the year. We have all heard about tax increases, tax rate changes, entitlement reform and how these will or will not affect federal budgets and deficits. But as an...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 10:54 AM
A stolen television may be the key to solving the homicide of a retired Sullivan County farmer.
Indiana State police said someone stole the 46-inch Sony Bravia LCD TV from the home of 85-year-old Lowell Badger. Investigators are asking anyone who knows...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Peter Sagal is, at minimum, amused to be following a theatrical-presentation path cleared by Glenn Beck.
But the host of NPR's “Wait Wait … Don't Tell Me!” says there are similarities between his show and Beck's act that make both...
| May 1, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Ed Boon was pulling punches.
I could tell immediately: Why else would Aquaman be wiping the floor with Batman? Not to mention, I was playing Ed Boon in a video game, a fighting game, that Ed Boon, the king of the fighting-game genre, created. The game...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Thanksgiving usually means family, food, football and, of course, the kickoff of the holiday shopping season with Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
With so much consumption going on, giving back can easily be overlooked. The 92nd Street Y in New York...