| Aug 31, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Hostelling International will conduct a workshop for those interested in exploring Europe by rail. Topics include types of Eurail passes and classes of service.
When, where: 7 p.m. Thursday at the REI store in Santa Monica, 402 Santa...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:49 AM
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has spent over two years inside Ecuador's London embassy to avoid extradition to Sweden, said Monday he planned to leave the building "soon," but his spokesman said that could only happen if Britain let him.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Río de Janeiro, 19 ago (EFE).- El técnico de la selección brasileña de fútbol, Carlos Caetano Bledorn Verri 'Dunga', incluyó a diez de los jugadores que disputaron el Mundial de Brasil 2014 en su primera convocatoria desde que asumió nuevamente el mando...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:00 PM
As he walks out the door, Bud Selig completed a final victory. The man who sat at the wheel of baseball for more than two decades managed to get his chosen successor the requisite votes, despite a faction of owners that had opposed the choice. In the end,...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:25 AM
With more older Americans retiring to la dolce vita abroad, it pays to keep in mind the perks and potential pitfalls when the sweet life gets complicated.
Dan Prescher and his wife, Suzan Haskins, became expats shortly after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 12:56 PM
SIMSBURY — Simsbury's Paul Martel has spent the last seven years building a medical clinic in Ecuador with help from local physicians and community members.
The 62-year-old, who is the President of YHB Investment Advisors in West Hartford, is also...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Substitute Haris Seferovic finished off a breathtaking box-to-box counter-attack in stoppage time to give Switzerland a thrilling 2-1 win over Ecuador in their World Cup Group E opener on Sunday.
A brilliant block tackle by Valon Behrami in his own area...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Enner Valencia continued his scoring tear on Friday, bagging a brace to help Ecuador rebound in Group E play with a 2-1 defeat of Honduras at the Arena da Baixada.
Ecuador suffered a last-gasp defeat to Switzerland last time out, and things appeared...
| May 31, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Time is running out for U.S. Coach Juergen Klinsmann, who has a lot of decisions to make before his team opens play in the World Cup this month.
The U.S. backline remains unsettled, especially in central defense where Geoff Cameron and Omar Gonzalez are...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:27 AM
The 2014 World Cup officially gets underway Thursday in Brazil when the host country takes on Croatia at 1 p.m. PDT on ESPN.
But what about the rest of the games? Are you trying to plan your days so you can watch all the matches? Below is the entire...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Honduras avoided a dubious distinction. Alas, the lightly regarded World Cup squad also will avoid the World Cup knockout round.
The Hondurans got a Costly goal, but a costly infraction that negated another score as Ecuador eked out a 2-1 win in a group...