| Apr 24, 2009
What does it mean to celebrate the written word? It means getting excited about, well, everything.
FOR THE RECORD:
Festival of Books: A Friday Calendar article on authors attending the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books said that...
| Apr 1, 2009
LOS ANGELES, April 1, 2009 -- One of Southern California's coolest cultural weekend events, the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, is set to take place on Saturday, April 25th and Sunday, April 26th. This free-to-the-public celebration of everything...
| Dec 6, 2013
Fifteen years later, George and I were on the steps of the Union Buildings in Pretoria when Mandela became president on May 10, 1994.
We had been invited to the inauguration because of our work in the anti-apartheid movement. I was the American leader...
| Nov 25, 2013
There was a lot of Carolina blue inside Mohegan Sun Arena Sunday afternoon. Either the Tar Heels travel well or are such a national brand that there are avid supporters in every state, or both. Anyway, plenty of fans — including the gentleman in a...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 12:16 PM
He leads the NBA in points per touch and led the Miami Heat in scoring in the second quarter of Saturday night's 111-110 loss to the Boston Celtics at AmericanAirlines Arena.
But what might matter most is Michael Beasley apparently also leads the...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 8:16 PM
President Obama decided to go big with his golf plans in Davie, so he showed up Saturday at Grande Oaks Golf Club with former Miami Heat center Alonzo Mourning as part of his foursome.
"I spent six hours in a golf cart with the most powerful man...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Tori Spelling was revealed as the grand marshal of the 42nd annual Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade at a gala kickoff party Friday night at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa.
An actress, author and designer, the former "90210" star is...
| Nov 8, 2013
Richie Incognito has lost his case — not in a court of law, but in the court of public opinion. The opinion piece, "In NFL culture, yes, you can bully a 300-lb. lineman," on Thursday by Emily Bazelon and Josh Levin is appalling and should never have...
| Nov 7, 2013
For Orlando musician Steve Garron, the will to survive has been hard-earned, after years of medical treatments that have left him physically and emotionally drained.
Garron returns to the stage Sunday, headlining a benefit reunion show with his much-...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:48 PM
For the Miami Heat it was just another preseason week of the type of nonsense that leads up to what really matters:
Charles Barkley saying Greg Oden would be the key to this season; Steve Kerr reiterating his belief the Heat won't win the title,...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Sun Sentinel NBA writer Ira Winderman has covered the Miami Heat since their inception in 1988. In this piece he reflects on how he and the Heat made it through the first 25 seasons, as the two-time-defending NBA champions prepare to open training camp...