1:35 AM Feb 23, 2015
(TNS) – “Birdman" won big Sunday at the Oscars, in a triumph of highly noticeable, kinetic filmmaking over the light-fingered "invisible" technique of its primary competition, "Boyhood."
9:56 PM Jun 15, 2014
PINEHURST, N.C. (MCT) – Martin Kaymer arrived at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday afternoon and ducked into the clubhouse with everything he could have asked for. Three days of masterful golf had given Kaymer a five-shot cushion in the U.S. Open and the needed confidence to close out his second major.
11:36 PM Jan 21, 2014
(MCT) – A Purdue University senior from Wisconsin is dead and another student is in custody on suspicion of murder following a shooting on the university campus in West LaFayette, Ind., according to school officials.
10:00 PM Jan 16, 2014
The 86th Academy Awards nominations for lead actress in a motion picture are Amy Adams, "American Hustle"; Cate Blanchett, "Blue Jasmine"; Sandra Bullock, "Gravity"; Judi Dench, "Philomena"; and Meryl Streep, "August: Osage County", announced at the AMPAS Samuel Goldwyn Theater on January 16, 2014 inBeverly Hills, Calif. ( Lionel Hahn/Abaca Press/MCT)
(MCT) – This year's Academy Award nominations? A little "Gravity," a little levity and some actual gravity courtesy of "12 Years a Slave."
5:00 PM Jan 9, 2014
President Barack Obama applauds during graduation ceremonies at Notre Dame University, Sunday, May 17, 2009, in South Bend, Indiana. (Nancy Stone/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
CHICAGO (MCT) – Three students who say the University of Notre Dame should include contraception in its health care coverage are seeking to intervene in their school's lawsuit challenging the federal government's birth-control mandate.