Good news from Tom Brokaw: His cancer is in remission

Tom Brokaw says his cancer is in remission. Read more

German-language pop superstar Udo Juergens dies

Udo Juergens, an Austrian-born star who dominated pop music in the German-speaking world and sold more than 100 million records in a career spanning five decades, died on Sunday. He was 80 years old. Read more

Sony Hack Comedy

How do you joke about the Sony hacking? A little carefully

How do you joke about the Sony hacking story? After all, it was an attempt at comedy that launched this whole sobering mess. Read more

Britain Soccer Premier League

Liverpool scores late for 2-2 draw vs Arsenal

Martin Skrtel powered home a header deep into stoppage time to earn 10-man Liverpool a 2-2 draw against Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday. Read more

New poetry by area poets to be featured on buses

Next time you ride a local bus in Luzerne County, look up toward the ceiling. You might find inspiration. Read more

Box Office

'Hobbit' goes out on top with $90.6 million 5-day debut

While Hollywood continued to wrestle with the fallout of the Sony hacking scandal, the weekend box office offered the solace of a moviegoing truism: Hobbits sell. Read more

Real-life 'Sopranos' strip club robbed of $30K

Authorities say the northern New Jersey strip club that was used for filming of "The Sopranos" has been robbed of $30,000. Read more

WWII veteran wants to 'show people the war'

Thoughts and words come fitfully to the old sailor. But Herman Schnipper, 91, is adamant about his wishes for the pictures he took while stationed on the USS Astoria. The 1,500 prints — sheathed in plastic, captioned and stored in his Hackensack apartment — depict in black-and-white splendor the drama and drudgery of military service. Read more

Winter Blast returns to downtown's Campus Martius

Dates have been announced for a popular festival that attracts tens of thousands of people to downtown Detroit each winter. Read more

Tahoe Shakespeare festival to feature expanded 2-show season

The Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival will feature an expanded two-show season in 2015. Read more