| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| May 11, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Getting over a break-up is never easy, but one man's approach to getting over his ex and moving on is like no other.
Tom Frakenburg, who lives in Nottingham, England, was slated to go on a vacation to the Mediterranean island of Malta with his...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 9:29 AM
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|| Russia || 40 ||
|| Iceland || 37 ||
|| Spain || 36 ||
|| Luxembourg || 35 ||
|| Nambia || 35 ||
|| Denmark || 34 ||
|| Poland || 33 ||
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| 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...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 4:08 PM
A juvenile was injured Tuesday night after colliding with a bus while on a gas powered mini-bike.
The collision happened near Emerald Ave. and Malta St. NE in Grand Rapids, just after 6:00 p.m. Police confirmed that the 13-year-old-boy, who was riding...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 7:21 PM
Friends remember the late officer Eric Zapata as a giving person.
So it's fitting that his memorial fund will help give others the same chance he had on the force, serving the community.
"Eric was always there for other people. He was the kind of person...
| Feb 9, 2010
Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, they meet in Mario's, a London trattoria, on a warm evening in 1951. "You don't seem very pleased to see me," observes one, tilting his cocktail. "The last time I saw you, you tried to kill me,"...
| Feb 27, 2009
| 6:31 PM
To put it simply, Anthony Neilson's "Stitching" isn't a play for everyone. A grim and emotionally exhausting drama about a troubled young couple, the play sews anxiety in delicate psychological patterns before shredding the narrative fabric with moments...