Author, tap dancer, sociologist among 'genius grant' winners awarded by MacArthur Foundation

CHICAGO - A tap dancer who has spent her life demanding respect for the art form. A writer...have to create what I have created," said Michelle Dorrance, a tap dancer and choreographer. "But what is so much more important is this will...

Missouri coach Gary Pinkel emotional as he formally announces resignation

...will be busy. Now that he will no longer be football-obsessed, she can teach him to cook. Maybe help him become a better dancer."We'll be fine. We're going to do a little bit of everything, right?" she asked her husband. "Golf, travel and...

You Remembered: Sacred Heart

...Don Thornhill Does anyone remember Sacred Heart in the late 1970s, before its first renovation?An amazingly talented dancer Jack Yantis, staged some magical performances there. Once he had a medieval fair, and the attendees followed the Briar to...

Faith Calendar

...Cantata 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5; choir members and praise dancers interested in participating invited to first rehearsal; (803...by local playwright Tambra White; holiday music, praise dancers and a mass choir appearance; for opportunities to be involved...

Three seniors top list of AP preseason All-Americans in basketball

...Basketball and the Escort Queen. Powell alleges in the book that former Cardinals staffer Andre McGee hired her and other dancers to strip and have sex with recruits and players.The women say Powell's allegations are false and accuse her, author Dick...

California craft beer makers struggle under drought restrictions

...saison infused with local avocado-blossom honey."'Be social. Drink local.' That's our motto," he said. "We wouldn't consider moving outside of Fallbrook. We'll just pray for rain ? maybe hire a rain dancer."

Ramblin' Rhodes: Oka' Chaffa Indian Festival returns with lore, dancing, music

...bread, alligator tail, roasted corn, Indian tacos and buffalo burgers.There also will be a living Tipi village, champion dancer Amanda Iron Star, demonstrations of western lore and the colorful Aztec Dance Company from Florida."Little by little we...

Escort believes Louisville coach Rick Pitino must have been aware of sex parties with recruits, players

...Cardinals staffer hired her and other dancers to strip and have sex with former recruits...that with "a boatload" of recruits and dancers, "loud music, alcohol, security...her $10,000 for the 22 shows. The dancers included Powell, her three daughters...

Newberry: Pitino needs to be benched for now

...deserves after an escort said Louisville was essentially running the Bunny Ranch East right in the middle of campus, hiring dancers to strip and dole out sexual favors to recruits and players.Pitino, in that ol' tried-and-true defense of every coach...

Gregg Popovich will take over USA basketball team after 2016 Olympics

...Missouri-Kansas City on Friday, saying he could no longer do the job as he fights "false" allegations by an escort that he hired dancers to strip and have sex with recruits and players while coaching at Louisville.Not long after McGee announced his resignation...