“Lone Survivor,” a military drama based on a 2005 Navy SEAL operation in Afghanistan, topped U.S. and Canadian theaters this past weekend, collecting $37.8 million for Comcast Corp.’s Universal Pictures.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
As Lance Armstrong climbed Mont Ventoux during a key leg of the 2009 Tour de France, the superstar’s power as a cyclist -- and mythmaker -- mesmerized documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney.
Arsenal failed to snap its six-year trophy drought after a defensive mixup gave Birmingham a 2-1 win in the League Cup final and its first major title since 1963.
Grounded by a deadpan performance from Alan Rickman as bar owner Hilly Kristal, “CBGB” takes a breezy, comic-book approach to New York’s shabby drop-dead era and the cacophony it raised.
Manchester United leads English soccer’s Premier League after a 2-0 win over West Bromwich Albion as archrival Manchester City lost 1-0 at Swansea City.
West Bromwich Albion tied 1-1 at local rival Aston Villa in soccer’s Premier League yesterday, denied a first away win of the season by a Darren Bent goal after 80 minutes.
Alec Baldwin’s name on the marquee of a Broadway or off-Broadway theater once gave the assurance of a performance bristling with virility and charisma.
Porn pays, but is it good for you?
"I hope this is a turning point in our season."
- Ben Foster on Feb 11, 2013