| Nov 1, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Twenty-five-year-old Nicole “Little Lencioni has a beautiful face, an instrument-filled house of her own in Santa Cruz, CA, a surfboard, a motorcycle and a devoted circle of ultra-cool friends. She should be having the time of her life. Instead,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Chris Chase, a writer and actress who starred (under the name Irene Kane) in Stanley Kubrick's early film noir feature "Killer's Kiss" but spent more time co-penning the autobiographies of notables including Josephine Baker, Rosalind Russell and Betty...
| Nov 10, 2013
Samuel Goetz was 14 when the Nazis rounded up Jews in his hometown of Tarnow, Poland, and killed thousands of them — his parents included — in the gas chambers at Belzec in southeast Poland.
A few months later, he too was forced out of...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Donald S. Maxwell, a retired financial executive who helped guide the Los Angeles Times and its former parent company, Times Mirror, through periods of unprecedented expansion, died Wednesday at his home in La Habra Heights. He was 83 and had pancreatic...
| Sep 14, 2013
Aberdeen: Funeral services for Janice Barone, 76, of Aberdeen and formerly of Mobridge, will be at 2 p.m. CDT Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at the UCC Church in Mobridge.
Visitation will start at 3 p.m. Sunday at Kesling Funeral Home in Mobridge, with a...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Jean Banchet, a prodigiously talented chef and gregarious personality who almost single-handedly raised Chicago's dining reputation from a steak-and-potatoes town to a serious restaurant city, has died. He was 72.
Banchet, Chicago's first celebrity...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 11:47 AM
North County High School junior Jack Andraka is versed enough in the sciences to have created a cancer-detection method that has garnered him worldwide acclaim. But when it comes to knowing Latin and Italian, the Crownsville student isn't quite as...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 12:56 PM
North County High School junior Jack Andraka, who has received numerous accolades for his work on early detection methods for cancer, will be honored with an international award at the Vatican on Saturday, according to Anne Arundel Public School...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Maryland connections are sprinkled through Out Magazine's 2013 Out100 list, a roll call of the year's most influential members of the LGBT community that has been gradually released online since last Tuesday.
Take L.A.-based filmmaker Jeffrey Schwarz,...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Suzanne M. Bianchi, a UCLA sociologist who helped alter perceptions of working mothers during three decades investigating changes in American family life, died Nov. 4 at her home in Santa Monica. She was 61.
The cause was pancreatic cancer, said her...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Foreign honors and imitations thereof don't seem to thrive on this side of the Atlantic, prestigious as they may be back in Europe.
Consider the annual presentation of Presidential Medals of Freedom, our version of Britain's honors list, which by now...