| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:09 AM
MIAMI - Más de una docena de personas esperan hoy sentadas en la puerta de la primera tienda de IKEA en Miami, y la trigésimo novena de EE.UU., que abrirá sus puertas este miércoles.
No solo llevan horas esperando sino que hay algunos que han pernoctado...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Hector Epelbaum, the new rabbi at Temple Beth Israel in Sunrise, has a message for people who ask what the synagogue can offer them. Epelbaum wants them to ask themselves, "How can I be involved and what can I give?"
Epelbaum, 54, said he looks at a...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 8:58 AM
At the Target in Baltimore's Mondawmin Mall, megaphone-shaped "college" signs hang over aisles stocked with must-haves for students living on their own, such as mini-refrigerators, desk lamps and six-packs of ramen noodles.
"Back to College" is a well-...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:53 PM
(Reuters) - Home Depot Inc named retail industry veteran Craig Menear as its chief executive, four months after he was appointed as head of the home improvement chain's U.S. retail business.
Menear succeeds Frank Blake, who has led the company since...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:05 AM
When Tiffany Threadgould moved into her Philadelphia apartment in 2012, the first thing she did was trash the place.
But for Threadgould, 40, that didn't mean making a mess. On the contrary, it's all about discovering beauty or at least function in...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Summer may be almost over, but that stubborn Southern California sun isn't going anywhere. For better or worse, Los Angeles is stuck with stunningly perfect weather, a perfect excuse to eat ceviche every day.
Ceviches are in the same category as tacos...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:37 PM
On Sept. 6, the Culver Hotel in Culver City will celebrate its 90th birthday. Designed by Curlett & Beelman, also responsible for Art Deco buildings including the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel and downtown’s Eastern Columbia, the Culver was once an...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
On the surface, California's job market is booming.
The state has now recovered all the jobs lost during the recession, and done so at a faster pace than all but five states.
The growth, though, belies a troubling imbalance. The fastest job creation...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:12 PM
Mark McNairy varsity jacket in guncheck with corduroy sleeves, $488, and charcoal and yellow knit hat, $75, markmcnairy.com
Ikea Selje blue nightstand, $29.99, ikea.com
De'Longhi 5-cup kMix coffee maker, $149.95, delonghi.com
Idea International retro...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Floyd Davis can’t remember the last thing he built with his hands. And no, it wasn’t an IKEA bed frame.
Was it the grand piano he built from scratch that ended up being an art piece for June’s Red Bull Flying Bach event? Was it most of...
| Aug 15, 2014
Mom says ...
If you're reading this, it's probably because you are not in the middle of a futuristic fight for the survival of the human race. So maybe you've got a minute to idly ponder what teens are reading these days: a lot of teens in a...