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  • Oldest big cat fossil found in Tibet

    Oldest big cat fossil found in Tibet
    The oldest fossil of a previously unknown ancient leopard species, found in Tibet, is shaking the pantherine evolutionary tree, suggesting that big cats arose in Asia, not Africa, according to a new study. During a 2010 expedition to Tibet,...
  • Taking the kids to San Diego during kids free month

    Taking the kids to San Diego during kids free month
    Free is good. Free is really good for traveling families when it's something you want — say free kids admission to SeaWorld, as opposed to something you won't likely use like kids-eat-free from the kids' menu. (Don't you hate those promotions?)...
  • EatingWell: How to lose weight on a budget

    Fad diets and the latest trendy fitness classes can be pricey, but healthy eating doesn't have to cost big bucks. These strategies for healthy living are low-cost and sustainable: 1. Plan to cook at home. Instead of ordering takeout meals, which tend to...
  • Footloose in Fryman Canyon

    Footloose in Fryman Canyon
    This Studio City walking area is popular with hikers, joggers, runners, dog owners and families. Go early to get a space in the parking lot and to heighten that get-away feeling. Begin at Wilacre Park, off Fryman Road, one block west of Laurel Canyon...
  • Vegging out

    Vegging out
    Anyone who has tried to travel while minding a serious diet probably has had to compromise. After being offered only risotto or pasta at several restaurants in Italy, a vegetarian friend ordered "steak and baked potato, but hold the steak" in self-...
  • Volunteers needed Sunday for Mitzvah Day

    Volunteers needed Sunday for Mitzvah Day
    North Suburban Synagogue Beth El hosts its fifth annual Mitzvah Day on Sunday, giving congregants "opportunities to be Jewish with their hands." Congregants as well as community members are invited to participate in one of eight projects, ranging from...
  • Winterfest 2013: Pomp, circumstance and Capt. Morgan

    Winterfest 2013: Pomp, circumstance and Capt. Morgan
    The Winterfest Boat Parade may be the social event of the season, with restaurants and hotels, caterers and party hosts in a frenzy over last-minute logistics, light stringing and chardonnay buying, as well as the attendant celebrity of the newly named...
  • Weekend preview: Shake your Buddha!

    Weekend preview: Shake your Buddha!
    The line for wristbands likely will begin to form at dawn Saturday, and there is talk among fans of camping overnight in the parking lot to assure a prime spot. Already there are Internet negotiations from around the country to barter with those lucky...
  • 7 things to do with the kids in South Florida this weekend

    7 things to do with the kids in South Florida this weekend
    Parents poking around for things to do with their kids are a diverse lot.  So smores and mimosas and Legos and mooncakes and soccer and golf  and Tinker Bell and Olivia Newton-John in leather …  It’s all good. MOVIE NIGHTS The funky and...
  • USDA closes troubled Central Valley slaughterhouse over cleanliness

    A troubled Central California slaughterhouse that supplies beef to the National School Lunch Program was closed by federal inspectors Monday for failing to meet cleanliness standards. Operations at Central Valley Meat Co. in Hanford, Calif., about 30...
  • Organic whole milk provides best heart-health benefits, study says

    Organic whole milk provides best heart-health benefits, study says
    Scientists who looked at hundreds of samples found that organic whole milk offered more of the fatty acids good for the heart than conventional milk. “We were quite surprised to see the magnitude of difference in milk from organic farms,”...