| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:56 PM
There was symbolism in their T-shirts.
Not long after the orange-clad kids from Orange County's top-notch youth orchestra exited the plane in Bulgaria, their conductor was met by an entourage. Maxim Eshkenazy had arrived in his home country, this time...
| May 21, 2011
Nathaniel Davis, a longtime diplomat who was the American ambassador to Chile when President Salvador Allende was deposed in a bloody coup, died of cancer Monday in Claremont. He was 86.
His death was announced by Claremont's Harvey Mudd College, where...
| Feb 13, 2008
They wear black-vested uniforms and rally for the fatherland. Their red and white striped armbands remind many here of the fascist thugs who did the Nazis' dirty work in wartime Hungary.
Formed last year, the Hungarian Guard is the latest specimen of...
| Feb 8, 2009
For tourist information on selected foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-1234, dial 0 and ask for the number of the country's U.N. mission or...
| Dec 13, 2007
First impressions: The cavernous dining room at 1-year-old Restaurant Bulgaria seats about 190 people. With burnt orange walls, red and white cloth table coverings and black iron chairs, the Northwest Side restaurant has a modern Eastern European feel....
| Oct 7, 2009
| 2:11 PM
It may be trite to use nocturnal references in a story about vampires, but Nina Dobrev is over the moon at how "The Vampire Diaries," her new series on The CW, has been received by both viewers and critics.
"On behalf of the entire cast, I can say that...
| Oct 22, 2009
In just one corner of Addison Circle, you can be transported to the streets of Brazil, a food stand in Bulgaria, or a bazaar in Turkey!
Barbara Kovacevich, Special Event Administrator for Worldfest says, "You'll be immersed in the cultures of Africa...
| Jan 23, 2005
For tourist information on select foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. For a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-1234, dial 0 and ask for the country's U.N. mission or delegation.
Anguilla: Anguilla Tourist...
| Nov 11, 1989
MOSCOW -- Bulgarian President Todor Zhivkov, the longest-serving leader in Eastern Europe, resigned Friday, thrusting his country into the political maelstrom sweeping the region.
Zhivkov, 78, who stepped down after 35 years in power, was replaced as...