| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Say you could hop into a DeLorean and travel back to when life on Earth began. Would fish migrate from water to land? Would the dinosaurs go extinct? At the end of our trip, would we still encounter life as we now know it?
Some scientists don’t...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:28 PM
In a wide-ranging interview (in Spanish) with the Mexico City literary magazine Letras Libres, Junot Díaz talks candidly about his relationship with women, and discusses his plans for “Yunior,” the alter ego who appears in two of his story...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:17 AM
When Wilmette teenager Sydney Martin goes beachcombing, she is in a sense looking for something very specific: a cure for a rare blood disease.
Martin, 16, a junior at New Trier High School, was diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) at...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Broadfording Church of the Brethren Fellowship, at 14010 Greencastle Pike, Hagerstown, will hold an indoor pig roast with music Saturday, July 20, from 4 to 7 p.m.
Music for the free concert will be provided by Sacred Release at 4 p.m., Faith at 5 p.m....
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:31 PM
It's officially almost summer, which means basic cable is ascendant. Between them, USA, TNT and ABC Family own the summer, with a host of new and returning shows. Here are a couple to look out for this week:
"Burn Notice." If there were an Emmy for most...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Americans know different European countries specialize in different foods — pasta from Italy, sausages from Germany, sauces from France, fish and chips from Great Britain.
The same is true of countries in Central America and South America, said...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 10:09 AM
1. Latin America food fest
Latin American Cuisine Celebration features foods from Spain, Colombia, Peru, Chile, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Mexico, El Salvador, Venezuela, Ecuador and Bolivia. Entertainment will include Etnika Foundation Folkloric...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:42 AM
As the Hispanic community in Baltimore boomed in the last decade, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center responded by adding health programs to meet the population's unique needs.
Now the East Baltimore center is bringing all its past efforts —...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:42 AM
50 years ago
Boys playing in box in driveway run over by car
Two boys playing in a box in a driveway here escaped possible death by the narrowest of margins yesterday, Petoskey city police reported.
Carl H. Rothenberger, 26, of 444 Michigan St.,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 10:30 AM
While Hollywood continues to feel withdrawal pains from the production exodus, the U.K. is thriving, thanks to a mix of tax incentives and high-quality crews.
Pinewood Shepperton and Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden have been working full bore during the...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The Caribbean's tourism industry is second to none, but what about its film industry?
Several fests have banded to develop the regional biz and to bring international attention to local filmmakers.
Under the agreement, spearheaded by the Trinidad &...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:18 AM
For technology consultants Jose Manzur and Gavin Rembach, travel is part of the job. One week they may be working in Alaska, another in Minnesota or Georgia.
But the Broward County residents would rather spend more time working closer to home and...