| Aug 2, 2013
| 2:46 PM
1 1/3 cups sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/3 cup olive oil, plus extra for work surface and baking pan
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon almond extract
3 cups matzo cake meal, about
1 cup whole almonds
Beat sugar, salt, oil...
| May 21, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Total time: 2 1/2 hours
Servings: 8 to 10
4 pounds plum tomatoes, preferably both gold and red
1 head garlic
Freshly ground black pepper
2 cups olive oil
1/2pound fresh goat cheese
1. Heat the oven to 300 degrees. Slice the...
| May 27, 2013
| 2:02 PM
This rich ranch-style dressing takes no prisoners when it comes to garlic flavor. Paired with a colorful chopped salad, it makes for a flavorful meal that's simple to prepare.
Milton's special house chopped salad with creamy garlic dressing
| Apr 9, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Let's face it, cupcakes are fun. Familiar, colorful and oh-so-cute, these whimsical little cakes are famous for great flavor and mile-high frosting. Best of all? They're small enough that you don't have to share.
And while you can pick up the latest...
| May 22, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Total time: 20 minutes, plus chilling time
Note: From Diane Forley. Lillet is an aperitif available at grocery store liquor sections and liquor stores.
1 cup sugar
1 cup water
2 tablespoons dried lemon verbena leaves or 1 (6-inch)...
| Mar 14, 2013
No not that pie. The other Pi.
Are you still wondering what National Pi Day (March 14) is all about? We have answers and recipes! If you're still asking about the Ides of March, not so much on the recipe front.
March 14 is National Pi Day, a day to...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:26 AM
Here is a brief timeline of SeaWorld-related incidents:
Sept. 30, 1987: Chris Barlow of Sea World San Diego was rammed in the stomach by a whale during a show. He was hospitalized but survived.
Nov. 21, 1987: John Sillick fractured his vertebrae,...
| Mar 21, 2013
The top manager of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum refused to answer questions Wednesday after his lawyer objected to the presence of Los Angeles Times reporters at a deposition in an open-government lawsuit against the stadium's overseers.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Peter Rainer, noted Christian Science Monitor film critic, Bloomberg News columnist and reviewer for NPR's FilmWeek, reflects upon his three-decade career in "Rainer on Film: Thirty Years of Film Writing in a Turbulent and Transformative Era."
| Jun 12, 2013
| 6:54 AM
After the coffee. Before the flight back to Los Angeles.
The Skinny: It's been fun here in D.C. but it's time to head home. Hope my cats didn't leave me any welcome home gifts! Wednesday's roundup includes the latest on News Corp.'s plans to split...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
That was quick. Tribune Co.'s new topper Peter Liguori is making good on his vow to beef up the company's TV assets, particularly its WGN America cable channel.
WGN America last week gave a 13-episode straight-to-series order to "Salem," a supernatural...