| Mar 27, 2012
| 3:04 PM
The Trayvon Martin story moved to Washington as a congressional panel that included Houston's representatives Al Green andSheila Jackson-Lee heard from Martin’s parents and other speakers on the subject of racial profiling.
As protesters around the...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 3:54 PM
The national outrage over the death of Trayvon Martin is having some unintended consequences that aren’t very pretty.
Since last month’s shooting became national news, civil rights activists and politicians have led the calls for answers into...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 7:37 PM
Central Union High senior track and field jumper Bryce Petter dominated his events at the annual Tiger Relays hosted by Morse High on Saturday in San Diego.
Petter won the long jump with 19 feet, 1 inch, and the triple jump with a leap of 40 feet, 4...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Christopher Theme: All Songs are by Rush 1. 2112 Overture (2112) 2. The Analog Kid (Signals) 3. Ghost of a Chance (Roll the Bones) 4. Nobody's Hero (Counterparts) 5. Far Cry (Snakes and Arrows)
Mary Theme: Favorite Songs 1.Gentle On My...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 5:44 PM
Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Representatives Al Green and Sheila Jackson Lee at the Power Center to talk Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security.
What's going to happen with social programs is still kind of up-in-the-air. A...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 9:22 AM
Imagine knowing that when your father leaves your home, he goes back to his "real" home, where his wife and his other daughter live. Meanwhile you know full well that you are the "secret" daughter of a married man.
Sound messy? It certainly is.
| Oct 2, 2011
| 9:00 PM
It has been almost three decades since Cyndi Lauper sashayed her way to status as a 1980s icon with "Girls Just Want to Have Fun," but the singer still knows how to have a good time.
Her latest fun diversion is "To Memphis, With Love," a concert DVD...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 1:34 PM
Known for his big hair and phat beats, drummer Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson, is the driving force behind Philadelphia's legendary hip-hop crew The Roots.
For reasons as yet unclear, Thompson will be spending some time over the holidays in Hampton Roads,...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Barring a last-minute meltdown, this year's Hampton Jazz Festival will go down as one of the biggest in nearly a decade.
One has to look back to 2002 to find so many advance tickets sold to this annual set of jazz and R&B concerts at Hampton Coliseum....
| May 4, 2012
Character actor often played the 'heavy'
George Murdock, 81, a veteran character actor who had a recurring role as Lt. Scanlon on the television sitcom "Barney Miller" and played God in the 1989 film "Star Trek V: The Final Frontier,"...
| May 10, 2012
| 12:33 PM
Universal Orlando has filled three more slots in its Summer Concert Series at Universal Studios theme park. R&B singer Al Green, country singer Josh Turner and rapper Lupe Fiasco will hit the Music Plaza stage after the event begins next month.