| Jan 12, 2011
| 3:09 PM
The wrestlers heading to The Maryland Theatre's first-ever wrestling match want to body slam their way into the crowd's hearts.
And if ticket sales are any indication, it might be love at first smack.
Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, better known as TNA...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 8:24 AM
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| Oct 15, 2010
| 1:57 PM
World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Vince McMahon has extended an invitation to First Lady Michelle Obama, who is visiting Connecticut Monday.
"Given President Obama's previous appearance on 'Monday Night Raw', and WWE's dedication to giving back to the...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 5:52 AM
WWE superstar John Cena said Friday that he believes his championship match with Chicago-area native CM Punk at the Allstate Arena July 17 is still on even though Punk was suspended earlier this week.
The match, part of the Money in the Bank Pay Per...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 11:20 PM
John Cena loves Chicago — even if the feeling isn’t exactly mutual.
The eight-time WWE Champion and two-time World Heavyweight Champion made his debut at the Allstate Arena in 2002 and headlined Wrestlemania in the same venue four years...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:34 PM
Smackdown has long been established as WWE's "B show."
No, you won't hear Vince McMahon -- or even any of the talent -- call it that in interviews. But with Raw being a well-established weekly spectacle filled with many of the company's top stars,...
| Aug 21, 2011
Michael Jordan giving up basketball to play baseball.
"The Brady Bunch" adding a cute little kid, cousin Oliver, to boost sagging ratings.
Celebrities who name their babies "Banjo," "Apple," "Facebook," "Moxie Crimefighter" or "Bronx Mowgli."
| May 21, 2011
"Macho Man" Randy Savage, the flamboyant, raspy-voiced former professional wrestler known for his bandanas, exotic sunglasses and "Ooh, yeah!" catchphrase, died Friday in a Florida car crash. He was 58.
Savage, whose legal name was Randy Mario Poffo,...
| Jun 16, 2011
In the latest sign of Hollywood's accelerated efforts to expand its presence in the fast-growing Chinese market, Warner Bros. Entertainment has announced plans to offer its movies via cable television there, the first such venture by a major studio....
| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:19 AM
Before sitting down to watch CM Punk: Best in the World, I had already heard a lot about it. Most people unanimously praised it, going so far as to say it was the greatest WWE DVD documentaryever created. The words “honest,” “open”...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Linda McMahon’s self-financed Republican campaign for one of Connecticut’s U.S. Senate seats has already made a name for itself for trying to run by dodging this state’s media as often as possible.
Now, the former CEO of World Wrestling...