“The Ballad of Huck & Miguel”: Huck Finn…

The mighty Mississippi has spawned many a mighty tale, but few as famous as "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." Although now it's required reading in most schools, when Mark Twain first published it in 1884,…

Annette Bening on “All My Sons”

For 32 years, movie star Annette Bening has always stood out, in films such as "Valmont," "Bugsy," "The American President," "The Women" and "20th Century Women," earning four Oscar nominations along the way (for her…

El Reno, Oklahoma, tornado today: At least two…

A likely tornado tore through El Reno, Oklahoma, late Saturday, leveling a hotel and killing two people at a mobile home park, Mayor Matt White said. A search-and-rescue operation was underway early Sunday, focusing mainly…

The War and Treaty: Songs of healing

On stage, Army veteran Michael Trotter Jr. is fearless. Together, he and his wife Tanya perform as the duo The War and Treaty. But 15 years ago, when Trotter deployed to the war in Iraq,…