Did Alice Crimmins Kill Her Kids?
The playwright John Guare, best known as the author of Six Degrees of Separation and The House of Blue Leaves, also drew on the Crimmins case for his 1977 black comedy Landscape of the Body. —Harold The screen was later found outside, leaning ...
April 11, 2015
Weekly entertainment calendar
5 O'Clock Club:Don Weast Jazz Trio, 6:30-9:30 p.m. April 14, N28-W26658 Peterson Drive, Pewaukee. Ally's Bistro:VIVO Mo's Irish Pub West:Flux, Palistine and King James, 9 p.m. April 10, The Boogie Men, 9 p.m. April 11, Ronnie Nyles, 8 p.m. April 16 ...
April 9, 2015
Kevin Cullen's columns and podcasts on Marathon bombing trial
But there was something about Jess Kensky that led Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to temporarily abandon the wall of laconic indifference he has built around himself at the defendant's table inside Courtroom 9 of the federal courthouse. . And he says, “Light 'em ...
April 3, 2015
The 2015 Winter Antiques Show
The show is carefully tuned each year by an experienced team led by cochairs Arie L. Kopelman, Lucinda Ballard, and Michael Lynch and its executive director, Catherine Sweeney Singer. They work all year to create a show that produces nearly 25% of the ...
March 13, 2015
My boyfriend killed himself because his family couldn't accept that he was gay
He led Nazim into the DJ booth, got down on one knee and proposed. “He looked at me and his “I was pushing people out of the way and as I came round the corner I saw flashing blue lights and police cordon tape, then I saw this red blanket on the ...
March 21, 2015
Johanna Basford: "I don't want to be the Whigfield of colouring in books"
It's a cold, clear blue February afternoon. Her parents encouraged her too. Mostly. "Drawing on the walls wasn't really encouraged. My dad had this thick black - almost tar - paint that he used to paint on the underside of the car; I'm assuming to ...
March 28, 2015
Drew Hutchison boosts Jays a day after Stroman's injury
SARASOTA, Fla. – A day after having to deal with the season-ending injury to pitcher Marcus Stroman, the Toronto Blue Jays rebounded on the field Wednesday, getting four shutout innings from right-hander Drew Hutchison. On the road, facing a Baltimore ...
March 11, 2015
This alarm clock showers you with targeted beams of light and sound
The wall-mounted "personal sunrise" alarm uses its built-in body ... According to the company, Wak uses its white LED light to "gently illuminate the area around your face" while a parametric speaker delivers an almost laser-like beam of sound.
April 9, 2015
Light tunes up: Zedcon’s strip of LED lights sync with your music
Feeling blue? Perhaps Zedfy‘s Zedcon, a strip of smart LED lights, can elevate your mood. Connected through your smartphone, the product’s small controller can alter individual bulbs in its digital LED ... dread your alarm clock’s monotone buzz ...
April 8, 2015
Blue Devils capture basketball national title
Especially in Indianapolis, where the Blue Devils have won three of their five titles. When the clock struck zero ... a bucket by Frank Kaminsky with a layup of his own, Wisconsin led 38-33. Jones has scored the last six points for the Blue Devils ...
April 6, 2015
Gearing Up - Travel alarm clock
especially when I have used other apps after setting the alarm), the newest Electrohome EEAC 475 USB Alarm Clock Radio may earn a place in your luggage. Here's what I like: The 1.2-inch blue LED display with four dimming modes and an option to view just ...
April 5, 2015
How to Beat the Kentucky Wildcats
This is a team that has skirted upset attempts all season, including in last weekend’s regional final, when Notre Dame led Kentucky with 1:12 ... It’s a question that The Wall Street Journal posed to players, coaches and NCAA tournament experts.
April 3, 2015
The Hiding Place: Saving Holland’s Jews during WWII
Casper moved his young family to the clock shop in the early 1890s ... Then in May 1940 the destruction of Rotterdam led to the surrender of Dutch forces to the Nazis. The ten Booms witnessed the harassment and indignities against their Jewish neighbors ...
April 1, 2015
In Russia, Exhibition Seeks to Show Ivan Wasn’t So Terrible
Video screens showed digital reconstructions of famous battles ... packed with hundreds of visitors of all ages. Trainee priests led tour groups including two men in fatigues and the blue berets of Russia’s elite airborne troops. Retiree Valentina ...
March 31, 2015