| Feb 25, 2011
| 4:32 PM
A ferry carrying Americans out of violence-plagued Libya left Tripoli on Friday after nearly three days of delay, a State Department spokesman has confirmed. The M/V Maria Delores, carrying 300 evacuees, more than half of them U.S. citizens, left the........
| Aug 27, 2010
| 4:34 AM
Douglas Kmiec, the U.S. ambassador to Malta and a law professor at Pepperdine University, was involved in a car crash near Calabasas that killed a nun and injured a pastor, authorities said Thursday night. Kmiec, 58, was driving the 2009......
| Jul 15, 2010
| 4:33 PM
UPDATE July 16: HBO has released an up-to-date cast and crew list. It features all the actors, writers and directors who have been confirmed as of this time. It's at the end of this post. As the shooting date for HBO's "Game of Thrones" gets closer, I'...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 9:56 PM
SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN -- On an island chain located halfway between Africa and Argentina, local authorities say a massive penguin rescue operation is under way.
A mix of island officials and resident volunteers are struggling to save tens of thousands...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 2:47 AM
Sign up to win the Fox Rocks Lunchbox! K-Mack announces a new winner every Monday and Thursday at 10am drawn from all entries. We visit the winner at work and deliver the coveted FOX ROCKS LUNCH BOX, filled with great prizes every Tuesday and Friday...
| Aug 26, 2010
| 11:06 PM
CALABASAS--A car driven by the U.S. ambassador to Malta crashed into a drainage ditch, killing a nun and injuring a pastor.
The driver, Douglas Kmiec, who is the U.S. Ambassador to Malta and a professor of law at Pepperdine University, was also injured...
| Feb 27, 2011
For tourist information about foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. Several no longer list phone numbers, so information is through their website only. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 5:27 AM
TRIPOLI -- Residents in the Libyan capital of Tripoli reported a food shortage, gunfire and intimidation by security forces on Tuesday as the country's longtime ruler asserted his power and gave no indication of succumbing to week-long anti-government...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 7:46 PM
Just 10 days ago, I received an upbeat e-mail from Libya. Dave Peterson, a married Newport Beach father of three and casual acquaintance of mine, thought I might be interested in what he was witnessing in Tripoli.
Dave, 51, who works as the project...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 3:21 PM
She was the nanny for Moammar Gadhafi's grandchildren, but Shweyga Mullah is best known as the victim of the Gadhafi family's cruelty.
She has since been flown to Malta for treatment at a hospital on the island.
It's all a long way from the day she was...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 4:43 PM
WASHINGTON — After a daylong visit to Libya, Republican Sen. Mark Kirk of Illinois had a message for the White House that it hasn’t heard lately from the GOP: “Unquestioned kudos go to the president and his team.”
Kirk praised the...