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Women's baseball makes history with debut at Pan Am Games

...film A League of their Own, a depiction of women's professional baseball in the United States in the 1940s starring Tom Hanks, Geena Davis and Madonna."I'm glad we don't wear skirts," said Underwood a 34-year-old infielder and a veteran...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-20/womens-baseball-makes-history-deb
Farewell FAO Schwarz: Last day of business at NYC toy store

NEW YORK - Tom Hanks danced on a large floor piano there in the movie "Big." Multitudes...The store was featured in several movies, including "Big," where Tom Hanks danced on its floor piano (signage called it The Big Piano.)Nick...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-15/farewell-fao-schwarz-last-
Players withdraw complaint over artificial turf at Women's World Cup

...players, including U.S. striker Alex Morgan, Germany's Nadine Angerer and Spain's Veronica Boquete.Even actor Tom Hanks took up the players' cause, going to Twitter last year to say: "Opinion: Women's World Cup is the best Soccer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-21/players-withdraw-com
Movie, TV locations are a tourist draw for Georgia

...popular Georgia movie locations fans can see up close. 'FORREST GUMP' PARK BENCHOK, so the actual park bench on which Tom Hanks sat comparing life to a box of chocolates in the 1994 film Forrest Gump was just a prop. But the picture-postcard backdrop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-01-11/movie-tv-locations-are-touri
Shopgirl: Hanx Writer is now most popular iPad app

WHAT'S NEW Tom Hanks, known and beloved from Forrest Gump and other memorable performances, isn't just good at acting. His typewriter app Hanx...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-09-04/shopgirl-han
Night at the Movies

new this week FORREST GUMP: AN IMAX EXPERIENCE (PG-13): A remastered version of the film starring Tom Hanks as the loveable Forrest Gump. IMAXTHE IDENTICAL (R): A man's passion for music leads him to question his identity in a musical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-04/night-movies
Night at the Movies

...trader. Exchange, Evans (ends 9/11)FORREST GUMP: AN IMAX EXPERIENCE (PG-13): A remastered version of the Tom Hanks film. IMAXGET ON UP (PG-13): From a childhood spent in poverty to his emergence as the Godfather of Soul, James...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-10/night-movies
Plans to use artificial turf at Women's World Cup challenged

...action.Since then, there has been growing support for the women on social media, with celebrities including actor Tom Hanks and NBA player Kobe Bryant joining the cause. Tim Howard, the goalkeeper for the U.S. men's team, also voiced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-01/plans-use-artificial
TCM documentary shows conditional love for Oscar

...out this experience,' and there are so many layers to that experience," said Epstein.Fonda, Helen Mirren, Cher, Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg are among those who granted interviews, and reflected on the magic and mayhem of being an Oscar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/television/2014-02-10/tcm-documentary-sho
'Hustle' and 'Gravity' lead Oscars

...Her," ''Nebraska," ''The Wolf of Wall Street" and "Philomena." The most notable omission by the academy was Tom Hanks, whose lead performance in "Captain Phillips" was widely considered a shoo-in. It was a particularly surprising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-01-16/hustle-and-gravity-lead-osca