| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:24 AM
An Asiana Airlines crew member requested to abort his plane’s landing and go around for another pass less than two seconds before it crashed at San Francisco International Airport, according to federal investigators.
Asked at a Sunday news...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Riccardo Muti just can’t seem to catch a break.
And, this time around, it isn’t only the musicians of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Chicago public who are being affected by his health issues. Thousands of listeners throughout the...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 6:44 AM
The popular Tim Burton exhibition that originated in 2009 at New York's Museum of Modern Art and has since toured internationally, including a stop last year at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, is next heading to South Korea.
"Tim Burton" is...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Allie Mac Kay was live with season 3 “The Great Food Truck Race” winners Seoul Sausage Company.Seoul Sausage Co.
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| Oct 16, 2012
| 4:56 PM
SEOUL, South Korea — I was above the clouds at 35,000 feet when South Korea came out of nowhere, like a viral video. Hours later, I landed, checked into my Gangnam hotel and followed a link to K-pop sensation Psy. After about the 20th viewing, I...
| Oct 25, 2012
A big-budget film's marketing mission is simple: Eliminate the idea of an unsuspecting audience. Did people know what they were getting when they got "Transformers: Dark of the Moon"? Yes. They got what they were shown in the 30-second ads, over and...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 3:03 PM
It was as lame a salutation as I've ever penned.
Here's how it went:
"Have you ever tried skateboarding down the side of Mt. Everest wearing nothing but your insulated skivvies?
"Well, I've never written a sports column for (this...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 1:54 PM
It was an incandescent moment of enlightenment.
And I blew it off.
Though a revelation for me personally, it served for a considerable time as just a way station for my life's journey, failing to change me in any substantive way.
The "moment" I've...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Not long after his "Gangnam Style" video became the first on YouTube to be viewed 1 billion times, Psy revealed Friday that he's set to release a follow-up single on April 13. The Korean pop star made the announcement in -- what else? --...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 10:49 AM
The paradigm has at last shifted. Our town is now officially cross-cultural.
What cross-culture? Obviously, it's Korean.
The Korean wave has really arrived in La Cañada Flintridge, and not a moment too soon.
Some point to the billion downloads of the...
| Apr 21, 2011
Now that thrill-seeking diners have advanced beyond pork belly and crispy pig's ears and are going hog wild over snout-to-tail pork events, it may be the perfect time to check out Koreatown's best jokbal. The braised pork foot and shank, Korea's answer to...