| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:15 AM
It's unsettling when you find out an album you really like isn't well-regarded by its creators.
In 2012, the Montreal-based trio Plants and Animals released The End of That, 11 tracks of frayed nerves, jangly guitars and singer Warren C. Spicer's...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 10:20 PM
Authorities in Riverside County are seeking a man wanted on felony animal cruelty charges for allegedly beating a dog with a shovel and tossing it over a fence into the desert.
The dog, a 3-year-old male terrier mix, was retrieved by animal services...
| Jun 6, 2015
| 6:10 PM
They came in on little cat feet with meowing ringtones. They came sporting giant Siamese cat heads, kitten-themed T-shirts that read “Downton Tabby” and “Cats are the New Kids.”
Nearly all wore cat ears -- from green foam to...
| May 31, 2015
| 1:27 PM
The sandy shoreline of Montrose Beach early in the morning exudes tranquillity.
But on several occasions in recent weeks, the calm has been broken by conflicts between two groups who love this spot for different reasons — bird watchers and dog...
| May 21, 2015
| 9:40 PM
A Los Angeles city firefighter was convicted Thursday of assaulting a woman who was feeding stray cats in his neighborhood.
Jurors convicted Ian Justin Eulian, 39, of one felony count each of assault and battery in connection with the Sept. 14, 2013,...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 8:50 PM
A Riverside County woman was convicted of animal cruelty Wednesday after her 17 horses were found emaciated, authorities said.
A Murrieta jury deliberated for 55 minutes before finding Janice Deutsch guilty of 17 counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty,...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Can you say dynasty? Miss P continued the family tradition this week when she became the second beagle to win Best in Show at the Westminster Dog Show.
Her grand-uncle, Uno, blazed the trail in 2008 when he won the coveted title. Clearly, looks run in...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 8:00 AM
So your dog is literally on its last legs. The end is near and Fido has stopped eating. You want to bring an end to his pain.
What to do? Under a bill proposed this week in Nevada, you can get him medical marijuana.
Legislation introduced in the state...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Pity the poor office worker. It's midafternoon, and taking a break probably means sneaking off to the vending machine for a soda, or at best slipping out for coffee. But what about those who crave cuddle time with a cat? Or maybe a snuggle session with...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:31 PM
Miss P, a beagle in her final competition before retiring to make puppies, won Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club’s competition Tuesday, beating out more than 2,700 canines, including a cousin to White House dog Sunny.
The beagle, who...