| Aug 23, 2013
| 6:55 PM
Suppose, for the purpose of argument, that by the time you read this Time Warner Cable and CBS have settled their schoolyard dispute over transmission fees, and your CBS and Showtime shows are available again on your Time Warner cable box.
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg make for a very enjoyable pair of double-crossed undercover operatives in "2 Guns," another fleet, unpretentious caper pic from Icelandic auteur Baltasar Kormakur, who previously teamed with Wahlberg on 2012's sleeper...
| May 25, 2013
| 9:02 AM
I slide three shiny red jelly beans together. Trumpet blast. I put three lemon drops in a line. A xylophone […]...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:18 PM
MEXICO CITY -- Sandra Avila Beltran, the so-called Queen of the Pacific, arrived in Mexico City on Tuesday, transported from the United States after serving time there for drug trafficking. She was being dispatched to another jail in central Mexico,...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:15 PM
An explosion, a drug overdose, a car wreck, an undercover sting. All happen in such quick succession in the crime thriller "Drug War," the sensation is like being dropped into the middle of something much larger than random villainy.
That is exactly...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Leaving the front door unlocked is a risky move. And that risk is the same with smartphones running Android, Google’s open operating system. Android phones come with unlocked doors, allowing them to install applications found almost anywhere online....
| May 23, 2013
Once upon a time, as many fairy tales start, the United States was the prevailing force in Latin America. It had a coherent policy for its southern neighbors, and its opinions mattered to those who governed in the region.
Despite President Barack Obama'...
| May 24, 2013
| 5:06 AM
WALLOON LAKE — As they prepare to open the Barrel Back Restaurant in early June, owner Matt Borisch and chef D.J. Flynn are mindful of ways that the new Walloon Lake dining spot can distinguish itself.
Pointing to distinctive menu items,...
| Apr 9, 2013
Victor Carranza, known as the "Emerald King" of Colombia, who built a near monopoly in trade in the precious gems and survived at least two assassination attempts along the way, died of lung cancer Thursday at a Bogota hospital. He was 77.
| Apr 11, 2012
| 6:15 PM
The Justice Department and attorney generals from 16 states sued Apple Inc. and five major book publishers, alleging they colluded to raise the price of electronic books.
The government said the conspiracy cost consumers more than $100 million over two...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 2:14 PM
MEXICO CITY -- A study has found that Mexico’s homicide rate rose for the fourth year in a row in 2011, this time by 5.6% compared with the previous year -- a fact that will come as little surprise to Mexicans who continue to be bombarded each...